Degree Program Detail

Master of Education in Athletics/Activities Administration

The Master of Education degree program in Athletic/Activities Administration is intended to provide the student with the advanced skills necessary for effective administration of athletic and activity programs on the interscholastic and intercollegiate levels. Only one of a handful of such programs offered in the nation, this unique degree examines all levels: middle school through collegiate. The student will develop these skills: formulating effective practices involving program management; recruiting of athletes, coaches and officials; time management; maintaining amateurism; sports law; facilities management and scheduling; fiscal management; and public relations and marketing of the athletics/activities program. The program is designed to prepare the student for national certification as an athletic/activities administrator on the secondary and/or intercollegiate levels.

Course # Course
EDU521Introduction to Interscholastic/Intercollegiate Athletics/Activities Administration
EDU522Software Applications for the Athletics/Activities Program Environment
EDU523Supervision of the Athletics/Activities Program
EDU503Sports Law
EDU524Current Issues/Common Challenges in Athletics/Activities Administration
EDU526Athletics/Activities Administration: Developing Character & Citizenship
EDU527Athletics/Activities Program Promotion
EDU528Financing the Athletics/Activities Program
EDU508Practical Aspects of Athletic/Activities Administration
EDU509Athletic Administration Field Experience
EDU525Foundations of Educational Administration

Graduate Catalog 11-12