What happens after you graduate?
One year after our Master's and doctoral students graduate, the Faculty of Health conducts a survey to find out where our alumni end up being employed. This is completed annually.
Examples of job titles
(MA and PhD graduates from 2020)
- Learning strategist
- Recreation aide
- Knowledge mobilization project officer
- Assistant professor
Employment sector, by type for MA and PhD Recreation and Leisure Studies graduates
We know that it is important for our prospective students to understand what their future might look like if they graduate from one of our Masters or Doctoral programs. This chart shows the division among sectors for our graduate student alumni.
One of the most valuable experiences I had in my program was using critical thinking skills that were developed through course conversations and debates.
I can take my research out into the real world and implement it. I can feel confident in myself when doing research in the future.
"This graduate program challenged me in many ways. It pushed me out of my comfort zone. I have extensive knowledge regarding Recreation and Leisure Studies and feel more than confident in passing that onto my students."