Community and Therapeutic Recreation

Graduate Assistantships

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Graduate Assistantships are opportunities for students to work with faculty and professionals in the field of ctr and receive financial support. Graduate assistantships are available to fully admitted UNCG Graduate Students and are usually paid to the student through a monthly stipend and/or scholarship.

Currently the Department of Community and Therapeutic Recreation has departmental assistantships working with faculty, as well as assistantships working on-site in community agencies.

To be considered for a Graduate assistantship in the Department of CTR, contact Dr. Stuart J. Schleien, Department Chair and Director of Graduate Study ( for more information.

Graduate Assistantship Application

News & Events

Graduation Info

Advising for Summer and Fall 2014

CTR Club Officer Candidates
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Jennifer Pegram, winner of the Southeast Recreation Therapy Symposium Scholarship
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Lee Parfitt, winner of the Academy of Leisure Sciences Future Scholars
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Peggy Harris, winner of the NCRPS Fletcher Graduate Scholarship
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CTR Students Graduating in Dec 2013 With Honors
Kayla Cook-Summa Cum Laude
Sarah McPherson-Summa Cum Laude
Jocelyn Moon-Summa Cum Laude
Devyn Ziegler-Summa Cum Laude
Sage Rubenstein-Magna Cum Laude
Hannah Tyler-Magna Cum Laude
Denise Blanchfield-Cum Laude
Chelsea Boccardo-Cum Laude
Lauren Brady-Cum Laude
Andrea Redden-Cum Laude
Chelsea Tysinger-Cum Laude

Please join us Summer 2014 in the online course CTR 102-Creating a Meaningful Life a syllabus

Study finds 3rd lowest unemployment rate among recent graduates with recreation related degrees the full report