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The Schreyer Honors College provides a description of the honors thesis and offers advice about how to choose a topic, find a thesis supervisor, and budget one’s time. Please review this information at

The Department of Recreation, Park and Tourism Management Honors Thesis Guide is designed to supplement the Honors College thesis guide with information specific to the expectations of, and requirements for, students completing an honors thesis in Recreation, Park and Tourism Management.

Table of Contents

The Thesis

The First Steps: Choosing a Topic and a Thesis Supervisor

Thesis Chapter Outline

Time Management and Recommended Timeline

Funding Opportunities

Additional Honors College Resources

Appendix: Graduate Faculty in Recreation, Park and Tourism Management

PDF Version of RPTM Honors Thesis Guide