Graduation statistics - Recreation and Leisure Studies 2003

In 2003, 70 students graduated from Recreation and Leisure Studies. In a recent survey, we found out what they were doing 18 months after graduation.

 65% Employed, 4% Looking, 32% Post-graduate education

Note: Information was missing from 13 (19%) of the Recreation and Leisure Studies graduates

Employment (37 of 57, 65%)

Selected job titles

Recreation Worker, Wellington Terrace Home for the Aged, Wellington

Assistant Director, YMCA Camp Howdy, Greater Vancouver Area

Sports Youth Coordinator, City of Kitchener

Exhibitor Contracting and Accounts, One of A Kind Show, Toronto

Senior Program Liaison, Breithaupt Centre Community Services, Kitchener

Program Coordinator, London Children's Connection, London

Recreation Therapist, Park Lane Terrace, Paris

Recreation Therapist, Parkwood Hospital , London

Recreationist in Long-term care facility, Niagara Region

Training Manager, Bob Sotos Reef Divers, Cayman Islands

Recreation Therapist, George Pearson Centre, Vancouver

Recreation Programmer, City of Surrey

Coordinator of Children's Activities, Kiwanis Boys and Girls Club, Toronto

First Year Student Life Coordinator, University of Waterloo

Youth Worker, Lutherwood CODA, Waterloo

Youth Staff, Royal Caribbean

Therapeutic Recreationist, Hamilton

Director of Activation, Twin Oaks Maryhill Long Term Care Facility

Recreation Assistant, Trinity Village Long Term Care Centre

Camp Coordinator, Tim Horton Children's Foundation, St. George

Therapeutic Recreationist, London Regional Mental Health Care, London

Recreation and Volunteer Coordinator, Waterford Nursing Home, Oakville

Human Resources Coordinator, Toronto

Therapeutic Recreation Specialist, Children's Centre in Pediatric Rehab, Toronto

Post-graduate education (18 of 57, 32%)

Every year many Recreation and Leisure Studies graduates choose to continue their academic studies. In 2003, 32% of Recreation and Leisure Studies graduates decided to further their education.

Graduate Studies (2)

Environ. Assessment Impact, Concordia University

Marketing & Consumer Studies, University of Guelph

Education (15)

UWO (5) *4 teaching full-time now

University of Toronto (4)

Nipissing University (2) *both teaching now

Lakehead University *teaching full-time now

Trent University (2003-2004)

Brock University *now teaching

Griffith University

Paramedics (1)

Fanshawe College