This website uses cookies to ensure site visitors get the best experience on our website. By continuing to use this site, you accept our use of cookies and Privacy Statement. To find out more, please visit Southern University's Privacy Statement.

I agree

Mission Statement


The mission of Therapeutic Recreation and Leisure Studies (TRLS) program at Southern University and A&M College is to advance academic, professional knowledge and skills of students in both undergraduate and graduate programs. This is accomplished by conducting best practices, adhering to national accreditation and standards, and establishing a creative learning environment. Students are encouraged to pursue lifelong learning and professional development to be able to serve a diverse and ever changing global society.