and Transfer Information
Moraine Valley Community
College is a comprehensive, full-service community college with an open door
admission policy for high school graduates or others qualified to enter.
Admission is available to individuals 18 years or older who are high school
graduates or GED recipients. An open admission policy applies to this program,
which means to be admitted to the program all you need to do is register and
enroll! You may register in either the fall, spring or summer semesters. When
you register, please mention that you are in the 1261 (Recreation Management)
|Student in recreation
program receives a scholarship from South Suburban
Professional Parks and Recreation Association.
Checks In order to comply with certain state statutes and/or clinical
affiliation agreements, students may be asked to complete a criminal background
check. Application forms for criminal background checks may be obtained through
the Career Programs Subdivision Office, B-150, and fees paid to the Cashier's
Office. For information on criminal background application procedures, please
contact the Career Programs Subdivision Office at (708) 974-5708.
Deadline dates for completion of criminal background checks will be announced by
To be sure you are
selecting courses in the appropriate sequence, please contact:
Office Location: A220
Phone: (708) 974-5227
Fax: (708) 974-0185
The following colleges offer four-year degrees in
Chicago State University*
Health, Physical Education & Recreation Department
9501 S. Martin Luther King Dr., Room 216
Chicago, IL 60628-1598
Eastern Illinois University*
Department of Recreation Administration
600 Lincoln Ave.
Charleston, Illinois 61920
Illinois State University*
School of Kinesiology and Recreation
Recreation & Park Administration Program
Campus Box 5121, 101 McCormick Hall
Normal, IL 61790-5121
Southern Illinois University*
Department of Health Education & Recreation
307 Pulliam Hall
Carbondale, IL 62901
University of Illinois
Department of Leisure Studies
104 Huff Hall, 1206 S. 4th St.
Champaign, IL 61802
University of St. Francis*
Department of Recreation Management
500 N. Wilcox St.
Joliet, IL 60435
Western Illinois University*
Department of Recreation, Park and Tourism Administration
400 Currens Hall
Macomb, IL 61455
*Accredited institutions have met the criteria and standards of the National Recreation and Park Association Accreditation Board.