Undergraduate Degrees Offered

Bachelor of Science in Tourism, Recreation, and Adventure Leadership (TRAL)

(Note: The degree program changed from tourism and outdoor leadership to tourism, recreation and adventure leadership in spring 2017)

Degree Requirements

A total of 180 quarter credits are required to graduate, including 60 upper-division credits. Requirements include:

Baccalaureate core: 34-37 credits
TRAL core requirements: 30 credits
TRAL option requirements: 68 credits
Electives if needed to complete 180 total credits, including 60 upper-division credits

Completion of an approved TRAL option is required. Declaration of the option must be done by the end of the sophomore year, or at least six (6) terms prior to graduation. Courses for an option are in addition to the core curriculum.

Degree Checklist and Guides

Tourism recreation, adventure leadership students at OSU-Cascades choose one of the following options:

Adventure Leadership and Education (ALE)
TRAL- ALE Advising Guide (PDF)

Nature, Eco and Adventure Tourism (NEAT)
TRAL-NEAT Advising Guide (PDF)


Tourism, Recreation and Adventure Leadership Minor (31 credits)

Students may elect to earn the Tourism, Recreation, and Adventure Leadership minor. This minor provides basic knowledge about recreation adventure tourism planning and adventure leadership.

Tourism, Recreation and Adventure Leadership Minor Checklist (PDF)

Transfer Guides

College of Forestry Transfer Guides