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Doctor of Philosophy in Education - Athletic Administration

Northcentral University



The online Doctor of Philosophy in Education - Athletic Administration degree from Northcentral University is an excellent option for at those educators who are looking to gain the in-depth knowledge that is needed for applying educational concepts and management principles in the planning, organizing, leading, and directing of sports and athletics.

During the course of this online PhD in Education - Athletic Administration degree program, individuals will participate in a curricula that emphasizes the production, facilitation, promotion, and organization of sport products and services.

The online athletic administration courses, offers students a flexible option for study topic, such as:

  • Development of Human Resource Strategies in Intercollegiate Athletics
  • Intercollegiate Sports Governance
  • Legal Aspects of Equity in Intercollegiate Athletics
  • Sports Compliance
  • Advising the Student Athlete
  • Student Affairs Leadership
  • Higher Education Leadership

Because this growing field requires scholar-practitioners with proficiency across a wide range of skills, the curriculum allows for a multifaceted exploration aligned with industry standards. As a student in this online PhD in Athletic Administration degree program, learners will further their knowledge of competencies in athletic administration and coaching; explore working problems within the profession to discern solutions; and build an understanding of educational theories related to this field.

Students must have a Masters degree from an accredited institution

Accreditation Information

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

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