Doctor of Education / Global Sport Leadership
East Tennessee State University

Program Details

The online Doctor of Education in Global Sport Leadership is an innovative program focused on developing the next generation of leaders and visionaries in the world of academic and professional sports.  The curriculum uses global components to study education, best practices, and how successful leaders lead in global settings.  Courses include Strategic Planning and Thinking for Global Sport Leaders, Interpersonal Relationship in Sport, Leading internal and External Sport, and Effect of Governing Bodies on Sport Leaders.

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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

East Tennessee State University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Essay/Writing Sample, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV

Additional Info

Students are required to attend an international sporting event.