Best Colleges with Outdoor Education Degrees in the U.S.

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If you are seeking a degree in Outdoor Education, you'll find there is a large range of degrees that can be earned. A major in Outdoor Education is offered at a small amount of schools, all of which are listed below. Our 2018 ranking of the best colleges that offer Outdoor Education degrees is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. You can find more information about a Outdoor Education degree below along with a look at schools that offer online degrees in Outdoor Education.

The Best Outdoor Education Colleges of 2017

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 Murray State University Murray, KY

Murray State University offers 1 Outdoor Education Degree program. It's a medium sized public university in a remote town. In 2015, 9 students graduated in the study area of Outdoor Education with students earning 9 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 16 Reviews
2 Northwest Nazarene University Nampa, ID

Northwest Nazarene University offers 1 Outdoor Education Degree program. It's a small private university in a mid sized suburb.

Based on 8 Reviews
3 Minnesota State University-Mankato Mankato, MN

Minnesota State University-Mankato offers 1 Outdoor Education Degree program. It's a large public university in a small city. In 2015, 22 students graduated in the study area of Outdoor Education with students earning 22 Master's degrees.

Based on 8 Reviews
4 Winona State University Winona, MN

Winona State University offers 1 Outdoor Education Degree program. It's a medium sized public university in a far away town.

Based on 12 Reviews
5 SUNY College at Cortland Cortland, NY

SUNY College at Cortland offers 1 Outdoor Education Degree program. It's a medium sized public university in a far away town. In 2015, 6 students graduated in the study area of Outdoor Education with students earning 6 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 12 Reviews
6 Toccoa Falls College Toccoa Falls, GA

Toccoa Falls College offers 1 Outdoor Education Degree program. It's a very small private university in a outlying rural. In 2015, 7 students graduated in the study area of Outdoor Education with students earning 7 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 4 Reviews
7 Black Hills State University Spearfish, SD

Black Hills State University offers 1 Outdoor Education Degree program. It's a medium sized public university in a far away town. In 2015, 9 students graduated in the study area of Outdoor Education with students earning 9 Bachelor's degrees.

8 Eastern Mennonite University Harrisonburg, VA

Eastern Mennonite University offers 2 Outdoor Education Degree programs. It's a small private university in a small city.

Based on 4 Reviews
9 Plymouth State University Plymouth, NH

Plymouth State University offers 1 Outdoor Education Degree program. It's a medium sized public university in a remote town. In 2015, 1 students graduated in the study area of Outdoor Education with students earning 1 Master's degree.

Based on 16 Reviews
10 Prescott College Prescott, AZ

Prescott College offers 3 Outdoor Education Degree programs. It's a very small private university in a small city. In 2015, 18 students graduated in the study area of Outdoor Education with students earning 14 Bachelor's degrees, and 4 Master's degrees.

List of Outdoor Education Schools in the U.S.

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Degree Levels
  • Associate's
  • Bachelor's
  • Certificates
  • Doctoral
  • Master's
Program Length
  • Less than 2 years (below associate)
  • At least 2 but less than 4 years
  • Four or more years
Control Type
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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Murray State University Murray State University Murray, KY
2/5
22 : 1 10,998
Northwest Nazarene University Northwest Nazarene University Nampa, ID
5/5
15 : 1 2,207
Minnesota State University-Mankato Minnesota State University-Mankato Mankato, MN
2/5
28 : 1 15,313
Winona State University Winona State University Winona, MN
3/5
22 : 1 8,490
SUNY College at Cortland SUNY College at Cortland Cortland, NY
3/5
18 : 1 6,926
Toccoa Falls College Toccoa Falls College Toccoa Falls, GA
4/5
16 : 1 937
Black Hills State University Black Hills State University Spearfish, SD
3/5
30 : 1 4,395
Eastern Mennonite University Eastern Mennonite University Harrisonburg, VA
5/5
13 : 1 1,773
Plymouth State University Plymouth State University Plymouth, NH
3/5
20 : 1 5,120
Prescott College Prescott College Prescott, AZ
5/5
12 : 1 819
Montreat College Montreat College Montreat, NC
5/5
29 : 1 1,008
Alaska Pacific University Alaska Pacific University Anchorage, AK
4/5
11 : 1 516
Summit University of Pennsylvania Summit University of Pennsylvania Clarks Summit, PA
4/5
15 : 1 804
Young Harris College Young Harris College Young Harris, GA
5/5
13 : 1 1,204
Johnson State College Johnson State College Johnson, VT
3/5
19 : 1 1,514
Hampshire College Hampshire College Amherst, MA
5/5
10 : 1 1,410
University of Alaska Anchorage University of Alaska Anchorage Anchorage, AK
2/5
18 : 1 16,762
New England College New England College Henniker, NH
5/5
25 : 1 2,517
Northland College Northland College Ashland, WI
5/5
10 : 1 541
Lyndon State College Lyndon State College Lyndonville, VT
3/5
17 : 1 1,266
Mt Hood Community College Mt Hood Community College Gresham, OR
2/5
30 : 1 8,758
Adirondack Community College Adirondack Community College Queensbury, NY
2/5
28 : 1 3,993
Southwestern Community College Southwestern Community College Sylva, NC
2/5
18 : 1 2,469
Unity College Unity College Unity, ME
5/5
14 : 1 665
Greenfield Community College Greenfield Community College Greenfield, MA
2/5
22 : 1 2,050

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Getting an Outdoor Education Degree Online

Schools offering online Outdoor Education degrees

Online Outdoor Education degrees are available at a variety of different schools with as many as 18 degrees earned at the most popular school. Read more below about all schools that have offered online Outdoor Education degrees. If you are interested learning more about getting a degree online, check out our page dedicated to online degree information.

Certificate
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Doctoral
School Name Certificate Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Prescott College 0 0 14 4 0
Touro University Nevada 0 0 0 9 0
How many schools offer online Outdoor Education degrees?
  • 1 Bachelor's
  • 2 Master's

What degrees do people get in Outdoor Education?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Associate's 2-year Length 9 Colleges 28 Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 18 Colleges 93 Graduates
Certificates < 1 year Length 7 Colleges 33 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 5 Colleges 43 Graduates

Outdoor Education Degree Overview

When going for a Outdoor Education degree, know that earning a traditional degree is very prevalent. The most prevalent path for those earning a degree in Outdoor Education can assume a standard two to four years to earn a degree. The most common Outdoor Education degree earned was a bachelor's degree and it also has the widest range of school possibilities as well. The second most popular Outdoor Education degree that people acquire is a master's degree which goes to show a focus on higher learning. This indicates that the degree requires dedication to schooling and you may want to seek more than a four year time commitment. Although an associate's degree is offered at some schools, getting a traditional degree is not very common. In the end, you'll want to choose a degree in Outdoor Education that can help you to achieve your goals. The only remaining decision will be to find a school offering the degree your interested in and can meet your flexibility needs.

Average cost of college for a Outdoor Education degree

Average Tuition and Fees for a 2 year Degree

Average Tuition and Fees School Control Student Residence
$4,054 Public In-State
$7,702 Public Out-of-State

Average Tuition and Fees for a 4 year Degree

Average Tuition and Fees School Control Student Residence
$7,914 Public In-State
$27,357 Private In-State
$16,800 Public Out-of-State
$27,357 Private Out-of-State
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