Overview

The Coaching Certificate program focuses on enhancing the leadership skills of not only the coach but the athlete as well. Courses emphasize practical topics that foster successful coaching strategies at any level. This specialization is designed for those interested in athletic coaching opportunities, while also offering professional development for existing coaches, through an exploration of current, sports-relevant topics. Students have an opportunity to apply their interests and abilities in a variety of courses. The curriculum is designed to develop a working knowledge of the skills needed to coach successfully and to facilitate a transfer to a four-year college or university program. This program is financial aid eligible. 

Coaching Certificate

FIRST YEAR

Course NumberCourse TitleCLLABCR
Fall Semester
ENGL 120CCommunications303
HLTH 150CIntroduction to Personal Wellness111
PHIL 242CContemporary Ethical Issues303
 7
Spring Semester
BIOL 129CIntroduction to Sports Nutrition303
HLTH 120CCare and Prevention of Athletic Injuries324
HLTH 125CCoaching Principles I303
    10
TOTAL CREDITS17
CL – Number of lecture/classroom hours per week for the course
LAB – Number of simulation laboratory, laboratory or clinical hours per week for the course
CR – Number of credit hours for the course

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21 Credits Required

55-60%

of students qualify for financial aid