Ecotourism Minor

Imagine yourself touring the world’s wildest destinations for a living. This 21-credit minor stamps your passport as a leader of journeys that respect the earth and its diverse and beautiful cultures. 

Ecotourism - Make a Difference Through Travel

Coursework in Ecotourism Minor

World Ecotourism Destinations and Cultures

Foundations of Ecotourism

Interpreting Culture and Nature

Issues in Sustainable and Ecotourism

Conservation Biology

Recreation Administration

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Dr. Chris Mayer
Assistant Professor of Recreation Leadership
(540) 365-4494

Administrative Support

Kathy Fletcher
Academic Secretary to Ecotourism
School of Social Sciences and Professional Studies
(540) 365-4514 - Office
(540) 365-4408 - Fax

Find Out More

For more information, contact Dr. Chris Mayer at cmayer@ferrum.edu