MSU Billings Catalog

Outdoor Adventure Leadership Bachelor of Science/Adventure Leadership in Health and Recreation Adventure Leadership Option Master of Science 3+2

Bachelor Requirements

General Education Requirements31
Outdoor Adventure Leadership Requirements
ACT 175Orienteering1
BGEN 105AIntroduction to Business *3
or BGEN 105B Introduction to Business
BMKT 325Principles of Marketing3
ECP 120Emergency Medical Responder3
ECP 312Wilderness Medicine4
HEE 310Methods of Adapted Hlth Enhncm2
KIN 105Fnd of Exercise Science3
KIN 106Fndtns of Exercise Science Lab1
Select from the following:4
Motor Learning and Control
and Motor Learning and Control Lab
Exercise Physiology
and Exercise Physiology Lab
REC 120Fund of Backcountry Travel2
REC 200Fnd Outdoor Advent Leadershp3
REC 210Environment/Leave No Trace2
REC 280Challenge Course Facilitation3
REC 306Applied Wilderness Leadership3
REC 308Appld Wildrnss Leadrshp-Winter3
REC 309People and the Environment3
REC 310Leadership in Adventure Prgrms3
REC 411Adventure Guiding/Instructing3
REC 466Ethcl Asp in Outdoor Leadershp2
REC 470OAL Operations & Asset Mangmnt3
REC 498Internship/Cooperative Educ6
STAT 216Introduction to Statistics *4
Subtotal64
Skills Area Level I
Select 6 credits from the following:6
Beginning Rock Climbing
Beginning Nordic Skiing
Beginning Alpine Skiing
Beginning Snowboarding
Skiing, Snowboarding, Tele
Beg Fly Fishing/Fly Tying
Fnd of Whitewater Rafting
Fundamentals of Kayaking
Canoeing
Subtotal6
Skills Area Level II
Select 12 credits from the following:12
Wilderness Survival
Instrct Strat: Bckcntry Anglrs
Instruct Strat: Ski/Snowboard
Instruct Strat: Rock Climbing
Instruct Strat: Water Program
Subtotal12
Rescue Skills
Select 1 course from the following:3
Search and Rescue
Ropes Rescue
Swift Water Rescue
Bckcntry Avlnch Frcsting/Rscue
Subtotal3
*

May satisfy General Education requirements.

Master Requirements

Core Requirements
ALHR 501Orientation to ALiHR1
ALHR 502Adventure Skills Training1
ALHR 503Cont Iss Hlth/Rec Ther/Adv Ldr3
HHP 502Rsrch in Exercise & Sport Sci3
REC 510Adventure Leadership3
REC 511Adv Guiding & Instructing3
Subtotal14
Adventure Leadership Option Requirements
ALHR 530Hist Pers & Polcy of Outd Adv3
ALHR 532Budg, Fin, & Facl Mgmt Adv Rec3
ALHR 533Risk Mgmt & Comm in Adv Rec2
EDCI 500Curriculum Development2
EDF 530Adv Human Dev & Learning3
HHP 550Psychological Principles3
HHP 594Clinic2
REC 566Ethical & Legal Aspects in OAL3
REC 570Adventure Prog Planning & Dev3
Subtotal24
Select one of the following options:
Project
HHP 590Internship6
HHP 597Capstone Project1
Subtotal7
Thesis
HHP 590Internship1
HHP 599Thesis6
Subtotal7
Total minimum credits159