Thompson Rivers University

Adventure Management

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Program Information

School:Thompson Rivers University
Faculty:Faculty of Adventure, Culinary Arts and Tourism
Degree:Diploma
Field of Study:Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management
Description:The Adventure Management diploma provides students with a broad background in the management of adventure activities and the opportunity to develop their personal adventure sport skills. Students will gain a good understanding of the adventure industry and how it is managed as well as a solid foundation and proficiency in adventure activities.

The TRU Adventure Management diploma focuses on topics such as: the adventure industry, the wilderness environment, communication and marketing, accounting, expedition planning and leadership, legal liability, and risk management. The program also focuses on activities such as backpacking, canoeing, hiking, ice climbing, mountaineering, rock climbing, river rafting, ski touring, sea kayaking, photography, whitewater kayaking, and wilderness first aid.
URL:Adventure Management at Thompson Rivers University
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $4,950

Tuition cost ranges from $8000 to $10,000.
Scholarships:1
Careers:Recreation and Sports Managers

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*73
Prerequisites:*

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

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Principles of Mathematics  or  Grade12 Applied Mathematics 

Applicants must have a B.C. high school diploma or equivalent, a 73% or better in the combined English 12 and government exam, and a C+ or better in either Principles of Mathematics 11 or Applications of Mathematics 12. Applicants are encouraged to have some computer skills or take an introductory computer class.

* 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 April 11, 2016