SLCC Articulation: Outdoor Community Recreation Education
(ORA Emphasis)

Accepted Courses from SLCC to Weber State University

Salt Lake Community College

Outdoor & Community Recreation Education Prerequisites

Complete the Following Courses and/or Equivalents at SLCC

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
ENGL 1010 Intro to Writing 3
ENGL 2010 Intermediate Writing 3
COMM 1020 *Prin/Public Speaking
or 3
COMM 2110 *Interpersonal Communications 
CSIS 1020 Computer Essentials  3
GEOG 1000 Earths Surface Environments 3
HLTH 1020 Foundations of Nutrition  3
HLTH 1500 Life Wellness  3

Complete the Following Courses

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
BIOL 2320 Human Anatomy with Lab 4
BIOL 2420 Human Physiology with Lab 4

Select 1 Course from the Following

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
MATH 1030 Quantitative Reasoning  3
MATH 1040 Intro to Statistics  3
MATH 1050 College Algebra  4

Select 1 Course from the Following

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
ECON 1740 ECON History of US 3
HIST 1700 American Civilization  3
POLS 1100 US GOVT & Politics  3

Select 1 Course from the Following Areas (1 must also be a Diversity-DV-course)

Course Credit Hours
Fine Arts (FA) Dance 1010 recommended (Fulfills DV) 3-4
Humanities (HU) 3
Interdisciplinary (ID) 3
Social Science (SS) 3
Physical Science (PS) 3
Lifelong Wellness (LW) 1

*Symbolize courses that have more than one option

Minimum credits required for AA/AS: 60+

Please consult with your SLCC Advisor for any additional required/elective credits needed to fulfill all necessary requirements for an AS Degree. 

Weber State University

Bachelors of Outdoor & Community Recreation Education

Outdoor Recreation Administration (ORA) Emphasis

Complete the Following Courses and/or Equivalents at WSU

Semester 1

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
OCRE 2500 Intro to Outdoor Pursuits w/Lab 4
AT 2300 Emergency Response 3
WEB 2200 Digital Publishing  3
PS 3203 Customer Service Techniques 3
Elective for BS credit hour requirements  3
Elective for BS credit hour requirements  3

Semester 2

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
OCRE 2890 Cooperative Work Experience  2
OCRE 3100 Facilitation of Recreation Experiences 3
OCRE 3300 Inclusive & Adaptive Recreation  3
OCRE 3600 Admin & Management of Community & Outdoor Programs  3
Elective for BS credit hour requirements  3
Elective for BS credit hour requirements  1

Semester 3

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
OCRE 3320 Adventure Programming  3
OCRE 3520 Recreation Legal Liability & Risk Management  3
OCRE 3400 Outdoor Equipment Production & Retailing 3
OCRE 3450 Adventure Travel & Sustainable Tourism  3
Elective for BS credit hour requirements  3

Semester 4

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
OCRE 4890 Cooperative Work Experience II 3
ESS 3600 Measurement & Stats in Exercise Science  3
OCRE 3900 Commercial Outdoor Recreation  3
OCRE 4020 Nature Interpretation  3
Elective for BS credit hour requirements  3

Semester 5

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
OCRE 4300 Trends & Ethical Issues in Recreation 3
OCRE 4550 Outdoor EDU Philosophies & Principles  3
OCRE 4890 Cooperative Work Experience II 3
Elective for BS credit hour requirements  3
Elective for BS credit hour requirements  3

Please consult with your WSU Advisor regarding additional required/elective credits needed to fulfill all necessary requirements for a BS Degree.

Source Credit Hours
Transfer Credits from SLCC 60+
Total SLCC & WSU Credits  120+

This is only a recommended transfer articulation guide and should only be used as such. To avoid mis-advisement please consult with both your SLCC & WSU Advisor for further information.

Contact us for more information

Department of Health Promotion and Human Performance
Phone:  1-801-626-6691
E-mail: sarachristensen@weber.edu 

 

Contact your Advisor

Brittni Strickland 
Phone: 1-801-626-7425
E-mail: brittnistrickland@weber.edu
Website: http://www.weber.edu/hphp