Department of Kinesiology

Sport/Recreation Management Internship

The REC 444 internship is the capstone experience in the Sport/Recreation Program. Students apply the theories, knowledge, research and skills learned in the academic environment in an applied setting.


  • Must have completed 35 credits in the major, be in your last year of study
  • GPA of 2.75 or higher in the major and a 2.5 GPA overall
  • Document your current certification in First Aid, CPR and AED (this must be submitted before your internship starts)

Internship Details

Interns must:

  • Complete a minimum of 400 hours, during a 12-15 week time frame with an approved agency and supervisor.
  • Maintain a weekly journal and time log that details hours completed, tasks and projects, goals and accomplishments, and challenges that should be addressed.
  • Ensure the site supervisor completes midterm and final performance evaluations.
  • Student Intern completes a final performance evaluation/exit interview.
  • Student Intern on completion of the internship experience gives a final presentation

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