Master of Arts in Adventure Education
Prescott College

Program Details

The online MA in Adventure Education degree program from Prescott College focuses on leadership, safety and risk management, social justice, nature and place-based programming, trauma-informed adventure education, and neuroscience informed adventure education. Potential paths within the program include:

  • Leadership and program administration
  • Environmental education and outdoor programming
  • Experiential and transformative education
  • Wellness, exopsychology/ecotherapy, and mind/body-based practices
  • Curricular development and transformation (e.g., service-learning, social justice, sustainability in education)
  • Adventure therapy, wilderness therapy, and therapeutic adventure

Learning Pace


% Online

Mostly Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Prescott College is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Application Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • This program generally requires an on-campus orientation and colloquium attendance