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MCAA Alumni

As a CUI MCAA Alumni working in and serving your community, your alma mater is here to support you far beyond your time as a graduate student! The unique challenges and triumphant successes you face daily are understood and shared within this community and you are an integral part of the MCAA network. The faculty, staff, current students, and alumni who have come before you are ready and willing to come alongside you to support your efforts, making a difference in the world as a team.

CUI Connect

Reconnect • Mentor • Expand • Advance

Nearly 20,000 CCI & CUI Alumni live, work, and serve throughout the world. Network beyond the typical business card trade with CUI Connect! Join today and get instant access to job opportunities, alumni-to-student mentorship program, easy-to-search directory, and so much more! There’s also an app: search “CUI Connect” in Google Play or App Store.

CUI Connect provides access to the entire Eagle community, but you can network with just other MCAA Alumni within GROUPS! Post updates that just your group can see, list Events for just your group, and Photos only you can all view! MCAA Group

2017 MCAA Awards of Excellence

Brooke Marino ’13, MCAA ’17

Brooke Marino ’13, MCAA ’17

Head Coach Women’s Volleyball

Mission Viejo High School

Mission Viejo, CA

Diana Nalbandian Hatton, MCAA ’13

Diana Nalbandian Hatton, MCAA ’13

Athletic Director

Tulare Union High School

Tulare, CA

Jolinda Miller, MCAA ’17

Jolinda Miller, MCAA ’17

Athletic Director

Hughes STEM High School

Cincinnati, OH

Michael Washington, MCAA ’11

Michael Washington, MCAA ’11

The Big 12 Sports Association

The greatest gift you can give is a future student!

The Masters in Coaching and Athletics Administration program enhances leadership and administrative skills while building professional growth for coaches and athletic administrators. The MCAA experience is top-ranked and renowned for its positive and practical approach in the world of educational athletics.

Through participation in Concordia University Irvine’s Masters in Coaching and Athletics Administration programs you will:

  • Grow professionally with a relevant curriculum and approach to coaching and athletic leadership.
  • Strengthen your teaching, coaching, and administrative abilities in a nationally acclaimed educational environment.
  • Define your philosophy and practice of coaching, athletics, and leadership.
  • Build and maintain a national professional network of athletic leaders with diverse perspectives and experiences.
  • Enhance character development and ethical leadership in a faith-based environment.

ACCOLADES for Concordia’s MCAA Program

  • The largest coaching and athletics administration program in the nation offering student-centered flexibility.
  • The Master of Arts degree provides an opportunity in which courses may be completed onsite, online, or any combination. The Master of Science degree can be completed fully online. Learn more about these two options.
  • Fully accredited by the Senior College and University Commission of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).
  • Features award-winning faculty.
  • Having graduated 3000 MCAA alumni in all 50 states and nine foreign countries, we continue to expand the mission and vision of Concordia University Irvine.

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We love to meet our MCAA Alumni! Here's where we'll be - will you? Email us at to let us know, or just stop by!

What When Where
NFCA - Softball Dec 6-9, 2017 Las Vegas, NV
NIAAA 47th Athletic Directors Show Dec 10-11, 2017 Phoenix, AZ
AVCA - Volleyball Dec 13-17, 2017 Kansas City, MO
ABCA - Baseball Jan 5-8, 2018 Indianapolis, IN
AFCA - Football Jan 7-10, 2018 Charlotte, NC
Texas H.S. Baseball Conference Jan 11-15, 2018 Waco, TX
LAXCON - Lacrosse Jan 19-21, 2018 Baltimore, MD
LA CIF Athletic Director's Meeting Jan 31, 2018 Los Angeles, CA
MCAA Info Night Late Jan, 2018 Irvine, CA
Spring Swing (13 Meetings) Spring 2018 Orange County, CA
Glazier Clinic Feb 10-12, 2018 Las Vegas, NV
NCoTY - Football Feb 15-17, 2018 Robinsonville, MS
NYSAAA Mar 15-17, 2018 Saratoga Springs, NY
NCoTY - Football Mar 30-31, 2018 Los Angeles, CA
MCAA Info Night Apr 4, 2018 Irvine, CA
CSADA** Apr 18-22, 2018 San Francisco, CA
Nike Basketball Coaches Conference Early May, 2018 Las Vegas, NV
MCAA Info Night Late May, 2018 Irvine, CA
CCCADA Convention June 5-7, 2018 South Lake Tahoe, CA
California Coaches Conference** Jun 26-30, 2018 Irvine, CA
NIAAA Dec. 15-18 , 2018 San Antonio, TX
ABCA Jan. 3-6, 2019 Dallas, TX
AFCA Jan. 6-9, 2019 San Antonio, TX
Texas Baseball Early Jan., 2019 San Antonio, TX
CIF Jan. 14, 2019 Sac-Joaquin Lodi, CA
CSADA April 3-7, 2019 San Diego, CA
California Coaches Conference June 24-28, 2019 Irvine, CA
Northwest All-Sports Clinic Feb. 7-10, 2019 Seattle, WA
CSUF- Fullerton Athletic Career Expo Feb. 11, 2019 Fullerton, CA
Washington State AD's April 22-25, 2019 Spokane, WA
CCCADA Convention June 5-7, 2019 South Lake Tahoe, CA

**Special MCAA Alumni Reception at this event