Recreation is one of many minors available at George Fox, a top Christian college

If you desire to work in the fields of physical education, camp management, camp programming and/or counseling or outdoor guiding, George Fox offers a recreation minor to supplement your major of choice.

The 18-credit-hour course of study gives you instruction in aquatics, the history and principles of physical education, camp programming and counseling, experiential recreational leadership, camp administration, first aid and safety, and stress management.

In addition, you have the option of adding classes in backbacking, canoeing, ballroom dancing, survival techniques, and skiing/snowboarding.


Request more information about the recreation minor at George Fox University or schedule a visit to begin your education at Oregon's Christian university, ranked as one of the top Christian colleges in the nation by Forbes.

Why George Fox?

Christ-centered community

Our faith influences everything we do here, from the way our professors teach to the way we relate to one another and serve in the community.

Global opportunities

Nearly half of George Fox undergraduate students study abroad. That ranks in the top 60 out of 1,800 American colleges!

Small classes

Our 14-to-1 student-to-faculty ratio means you'll get to know your professors on a personal level.

National recognition

George Fox University is a Christian university classified by U.S. News & World Report as a first-tier regional university, and Forbes ranks George Fox among the highest Christian colleges in the country.