College of Education and Human Development - George Mason University

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School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism - George Mason University

The School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism (SRHT) offers exciting, career-ready majors in dynamic fields such as athletic training, tourism and events management, health and physical education, kinesiology, sport management, and recreation management. SRHT features renowned faculty, cutting-edge research, six laboratories and centers, and a diverse student body of more than 1,000 undergraduate and graduate students each year. Each major requires one or more internship or clinical experiences, ensuring that students graduate not just with a transcript but with a resume that demonstrates their professional aptitude and skills.

Non-Degree Courses

Program Non-Degree
Allowed?
Transfer Credit Limit Specific Courses
Allowed

Major: Counseling and Development

School Counseling
Community Agency Counseling
Yes 9 cr. EDCD 525: Advanced Human Growth and Development

EDCD 601: Introduction to Research in Counseling

EDCD 602: Foundations in Counseling

Major: Curriculum and Instruction

Advanced Studies in Teaching
and Learning
No
Early Childhood Yes Certificates: 6 cr.
Master's: 12 cr.
Elementary Education No
English as a Second Language Yes Certificates: 6 cr.
Master's: 12 cr.
Teaching Culturally, Linguistically, Diverse and Exceptional Children Yes Certificates: 6 cr.
Master's: 12 cr.
Foreign Language Yes Certificates: 6 cr.
Master's: 12 cr.
Learning Technologies Yes 12 cr.
Literacy and Reading Yes 6 cr. EDRD 630: Literacy Foundations and Instruction for Diverse Populations: Birth through Middle Childhood

EDRD 631:Literacy Foundations and Instruction for Diverse Populations: Adolescence Through Adulthood
Multilingual/ Multicultural Education Yes 12 cr.
Secondary Education Yes 6 cr. EDUC 522 Foundations of Secondary Education

OR

EDUC 672 Human Development and Learning: Secondary Education

AND

First methods course associated with appropriate concentration area (EDCI 567, 569, 572, or 573)
Transformative Teaching No

Major: Education Leadership

Education Leadership Yes 3 cr. EDLE 620: Organizational Theory and Leadership
Math Specialist Leader Yes 3 cr.

Major: Educational Psychology

Assessement, Evaluation, Testing

Learning,Cognition, and Motivation

Learning and Decision-Making in Leadership

Teacher Preparation
Yes 12 cr.

Major: Exercise, Health & Fitness

Exercise Health & Fitness Yes 12 cr.

Major: PhD in Education

PhD in Education Yes 12 cr. May enroll only in doctoral-level courses in area of specialization (check with PhD office for approval)

Major: Special Education

Special Education Yes Certificates: 6 cr.
Master's: 12 cr.
Only 500-level courses
Early Childhood Special Education Yes Certificates: 6 cr.
Master's: 12 cr.

Major: Sport and Recreation

International Sport Management

Recreation Administration

Sport Coaching

Sport and Leisure Studies

Sport Management
Yes 12 cr. Core classes recommended