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Longwood University

Therapeutic Recreation/Recreational Therapy (51.2309)
Bachelor's Degree
Enrollment, Awards, Wages, Debt, and Other Outcomes




Therapeutic Recreation
Program Status: Active/Approved to Enroll Students and Confer Degrees
Degree Title: BS
2010 CIP Code: 512309

Credit HoursProgram Offered
On-Campus:YesYes
Off-Campus:YesNo

Date Progam Approved to Confer Degrees:  09/1976
Enrollments and Awards
Academic YearFall HeadcountAnnual FTEDegrees
2018-19939016
2019-20777123
2020-21616015
2021-22605724
2022-2347528

Average time-to-completion in yearsAverage credits-to-completionAverage monthly earnings six months after graduation
4.48135$ 2,735

Average time-to-completion in years (transfer students)Average credits-to-completion (transfer students)
2.8866




The table to the right provides the degree award history of each the last five years, disaggregated by state residency. This breakout may may help explain why a relatively low percentage of program completers may appear to be working in Virginia.



Program Graduates by Domicile
YearIn-StateOut-of-StateTotal
2018-1916016
2019-2021223
2020-2115015
2021-2224024
2022-23718
Five Year Summary83386
Distribution by Gender and Race/Ethnicity within Five-year Totals,


YearForeign/ InternationalAfrican Am. or Black (NH)Am. Indian/ Native Am. (NH)Asian/ Pacific Islander (NH)HispanicWhite, Caucasian Am. (NH)Multi-Race (NH)Unknown/ Unreported (NH)Total
Sum of the Last 5 Years050186467986



Wages Earned in 2020

The table below shows the wage data for the select program and places it in the context of all wages at the same degree level of this institution by graduates with at least three (3) quarters of employment.





Post-Completion Wage Outcomes, Earnings in 2022
Graduation YearGrads (n)Grads w/Wages (n)25th PercentileMedian Wage75th Percentile
2011-12 (10 years)5655%$47,729$62,853$69,334
2013-14 (8 years)6349%$37,619$47,273$75,171
2016-17 (5 years)8366%$37,860$45,259$52,047
2018-19 (3 years)9170%$37,474$43,577$49,586
2020-21 (18 months)8676%$30,559$41,064$45,957



Student Debt of Graduates
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Number of Borrowers and Known Debt at Graduation
Borrowers (n)Borrowers (%)25th PercentileMedianMean75th Percentile
2013-14 to 2017-185867.4%$ 12,500$ 25,883$ 27,923$ 31,001
2014-15 to 2018-196369.2%$ 18,000$ 26,835$ 30,861$ 31,476
2015-16 to 2019-206265.3%$ 19,500$ 27,000$ 32,372$ 33,290
2016-17 to 2020-216069.8%$ 17,134$ 27,000$ 30,015$ 31,000
2017-18 to 2021-226368.5%$ 22,500$ 27,000$ 35,288$ 35,500
Note: Student borrowing at graduation, excludes PLUS loans, in five-year rollups. Includes all known institutionally-processed borrowing occuring at all public and nonprofit institutions in Virginia. Debt accrued outside Virginia in prior postsecondary activity is not available.
Number of Borrowers and Known Debt at Graduation, Including Parent-PLUS and Grad-PLUS
Borrowers (n)Borrowers (%)25th PercentileMedianMean75th Percentile
2013-14 to 2017-185968.6%$ 18,000$ 34,500$ 45,932$ 71,414
2014-15 to 2018-196470.3%$ 20,875$ 41,424$ 49,523$ 81,572
2015-16 to 2019-206366.3%$ 23,000$ 44,292$ 54,336$ 87,541
2016-17 to 2020-216069.8%$ 23,557$ 42,581$ 54,030$ 85,834
2017-18 to 2021-226368.5%$ 27,000$ 50,500$ 59,024$ 88,212


More Details on Enrollment History.


More Details on Degree Awards History.


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