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


  • Bachelor's degree
  • Official transcripts
  • Statement of purpose
  • Autobiographical essay
  • Resume
  • Letter(s) of recommendation

School Accreditation Statement

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