The Department of Health and Human Performance offers a Bachelor of Science degree in Recreation. Its students can explore career opportunities in athletic directing, coaching, fitness and recreation management, and more. The Department is part of the College of Humanities, Arts, Social Sciences, and Education (CHASE).



Richard Wetzel

The recreation program provides a wide range of courses to help you build a successful career in physical wellness and performance.

Dr. Richard Wetzel
Assistant Professor, Recreation/Exercise Science

Events in Recreation

In 2023, the Swim 1922 event was sponsored by the Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority by partnering with USA Swimming. 

Recreation 2023, the Swim 1922 1