Women Coaches Research Series & Report Card
Did you know that in the 40+ years after the passage of Title IX, female sport participation is at an all-time high but the percentage of women coaching women at the collegiate level has declined from 90+% in 1974 to near an all-time low today of 40%? To help stop this decline, increase the percentage of women in the coaching profession, provide an institutional accountability mechanism, create awareness, and start a national dialogue on this issue, the Tucker Center, in collaboration with the Alliance of Women Coaches, has launched a research series and annual report card.
2014-15 Head Coaches of Women's Collegiate Teams: A Report on Select NCAA Division-I FBS Institutions. This annual report, specifically documents the percentage of head coaches of women's teams in "big time" collegiate athletics by institution and sport.