Tourism & Outdoor Leadership Careers

Career Paths

The Tourism & Outdoor Leadership degree program prepares graduate for numerous career opportunities, including:

  • Outdoor Guide or Trip Leader
  • Environmental Interpretation
  • Outdoor Recreation Programming
  • Tourism Policy Analysis
  • Entrepreneurship in TOL
  • International Ecotourism

Tourism & Outdoor Leadership graduates find employment with the government, private businesses, art galleries, theaters, museums, and can even start their own business! Tourism provides approximately 90,000 jobs in Oregon alone.

To explore more forestry-related career paths, check out the Find Your Path booklet by the Oregon Forest Resources Institute (OFRI).