Outdoor/ Physical Education Degree and Certificates

Outdoor Education- Adventure is calling!

The following degrees and certificates are offered through the Outdoor/ Physical Education Program.

 Outdoor Education Degree and Certificates


Outdoor Education Degrees

  • Outdoor Recreation Leadership AAS Degree

The completion of this degree is appropriate for those wanting to pursue careers in the recreation, outdoor education, guiding and outdoor leadership fields, as well as those who would like to continue their education at a four year institution.


Outdoor Education Certificates

  • Fundamentals of Outdoor Leadership Certificate (Warren Tech)
  • Outdoor Professional Certificate
  • Outdoor Industry Business/Management Certificate
  • Wilderness Therapy Specialist Certificate
  • Facilitation/Education Specialist Certificate
  • Introduction to Outdoor Education Certificate (Warren Tech - for high school students in Jefferson County) 

The certificate program is beneficial for students who already have a bachelor’s degree and are looking to change career paths as well as those wishing to gain skills necessary to enter the job market without a degree.

Career Paths/Options in Outdoor Education

  • Field Instructor
  • Adventure Trip Leader
  • Water Skiing Specialist
  • Adventure Trip Leader
  • Outdoor Educator Assistant
  • Wilderness Guide
  • Associate Camp Leader
  • Rock Climbing Camp Counselor
  • Leadership and Environmental Education Program Instructor
  • Waterfront Counselor
  • Recreation Leader