University of Washington

College of Education

Master of Education in Intercollegiate Athletic Leadership


UW, Extended MPH Degree, Box 357660

Box 359485

Seattle, WA 98195

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Education in Intercollegiate Athletic Leadership - Administration Master of Education in Intercollegiate Athletic Leadership - Coaching

Format: Hybrid

Program Description:

The University of Washington's College of Education's Master of Education in Intercollegiate Athletic Leadership is a unique degree program that prepares students for leadership positions within intercollegiate sports. Both IAL-Admin & IAL-Coaching address the challenges common to athletic administration and coaching at all levels and provide a better understanding of the role of athletics within the education setting. Distinctive Features include: -Tightly honed curriculum that explores intercollegiate athletics, higher education, and leadership with a unique focus on the student-athlete experience. -Short-term Seattle executive sessions combined with dynamic online learning allows for geographic flexibility during the academic year. -Diverse and interdisciplinary faculty who challenge students to think critically about their own leadership role within the field of college athletics. -Focused professional development programming that emphasizes ongoing engagement with industry leaders, academics, and alumni. -Challenging and engaging format enables students to earn their Master's in one year. IAL-Administration: Designed for emerging and established administrative leaders looking to advance their careers within intercollegiate athletics. Often students in IAL-Admin are considering future positions as senior athletic staff and athletic directors. IAL-Coaching: Ideal option for coaches looking to strengthen their coaching skill set through leadership and sport-specific coursework. Many IAL-Coaching students are already established within the intercollegiate setting and are looking to build on their current level of expertise. For more detailed information, visit our website!



Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 40,000+

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