University of Waterloo

Recreation and Sport Business

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Program Information

School:University of Waterloo
Degree:Bachelor; Co-op; Honours
Field of Study:Business/Commerce, General
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
Description:Are you passionate about sports and interested in business? At Waterloo, you can combine both by taking recreation courses along with business courses in our Recreation and Sport Business program. To be a leader in the leisure field, you need a solid understanding of recreation and have the business skills to successfully develop and deliver your product or service. With courses from Waterloo's top-ranked Recreation and Leisure Studies department and Wilfrid Laurier University's School of Business and Economics, you'll gain valuable skills in 5 key areas: 1) Marketing and promotion, 2) Human resources (managing and motivating staff and volunteers), 3) Communications, 4) Finance and administration, 5) Management and application.

Upon graduation, you'll be well prepared to pursue careers in management, to start your own business, or to continue your education with a Master of Business Administration or other graduate program. Graduates work for major league sports teams, non-profit organizations, and a variety of businesses.
URL:Recreation and Sport Business at University of Waterloo
Length:5 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $7,700
International: $28,262
Scholarships:11
Careers:Financial Planners, Investigators, and UnderwritersBusiness Managment ConsultantsCourt Officers and Justices of the PeaceSee More...

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*80
Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 

Recommended: Principles of Financial Accounting.

Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 90] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 80] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 75]

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on August 04, 2017

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