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Pocatello, Idaho, USA 83209

Athletic Administration

Prepare today's student-athletes to become tomorrow's leaders! Be an Athletic Administrator. Growth in this field is projected to be 21% over the next decade. The Master of Physical Education - Athletic Administration (MPE-AA) is aligned with NASPE-NASSM professional standards  to strengthen your understanding, knowledge, and skills of sport leadership and administration, including: management, leadership and organization in sport, research in sport, legal aspects of sport, marketing in sport, sport business in the social context, financial management in sport, ethics in sport management, and field experience in sport management. The MPE-AA is a Western Regional Graduate Program eligible for in-state tuition for member states.

Athletic Administration, M.P.E.-A.A.

Preparing professional educators for leadership, health, and performance improvement in sport

  • Graduation Requirements
  • Admission Requirements, including program prerequisite coursework & certifications
  • Athletic Administration Coursework (33 credits)
  • Written Examination or Thesis (3-6 credits)


Career Opportunities:

Sports Management
Leadership and Organization in Sport
Recreation & Youth Development Management
Legal Aspects of Sport
Athletic Marketing & Communications
Sport Business in the Social Context
Financial Management in Sport
Ethics in Sport Management
High School/College Athletic Director
Intercollegiate Athletic Director
Coaching & Coaching Management
Sport Agency Oversight


ISU Catalog, Athletic Administration, MPE-AA

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921 South 8th Avenue
Pocatello, Idaho, 83209

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