Adventure Education

What Is Adventure Education?

adventure-education You’re backpacking in Colorado’s largest wilderness area on a 15-credit immersion semester learning outdoor education experientially with your classmates and instructor.
outdoor-education You're researching the life, philosophy and ideas of John Dewey as you prepare to write your final paper for your AE 310 course, Philosophy & Theory of Adventure Education.
adventure-ed You're in a mock courtroom in your Organization & Administration of Adventure Education class, arguing for the defense of an outdoor program being sued by an injured client. To prepare, you've researched legal statutes and risk management.

Consider an Adventure Education Major at Fort Lewis College

THE REWARD will be changing lives, including your own.

  • Are you drawn to active learning that is challenging both physically and intellectually?
  • Do you have a curious and inquiring mind?
  • Are you committed to the process, sometimes 24/7, of becoming an Adventure Education professional?

Adventure Education of Fort Lewis College is a member of the Association for Experiential Education

Association for Experiential Education