Adventure Education - Careers in Adventure Ed

Career Opportunities with an Adventure Education Degree

Adventure Education

Career Opportunities
  • Adventure based educator
  • Adventure based entrepreneur
  • Adventure expert/writer
  • Adventure/outdoor program director 
  • Challenge course facilitator
  • Field instructor
  • Gear/logistics coordinator 
  • Outdoor school supervisor
  • Program/camp counselor
  • Seasonal park ranger
  • Seasonal camp manager
  • Outdoor Trip leader

Learn more about careers in Adventured Education

Employment Examples for AE Graduates

Below are examples of full-time employment positions available in past years. To find  CURRENT  job and internship possibilities, please view the following links:

Climbing Coordinator: University of Nebraska, Lincoln NE  $38,000-$42,000

Wilderness Therapist: Catherine Freer Wilderness Therapy Programs, Oregon. Salary not listed.

Recruiting and Admissions Coordinator: Durango, CO.  Southwest Conservation Corps.  Salary not listed.

Websites for Jobs in Adventure Education

Websites for Internships in Adventure Education

Consider an Adventure Education Degree 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