Dr. Tom McMorrow
Learn more from the
Coaching Certificate web site.
This certificate program prepares coaches at all levels from amateur to professional to hone their coaching competencies and skills. The courses in the program allow coaches to develop their abilities in the areas set by the National Association for Sport and Physical Education (NASPE). These areas include coaching philosophy and ethics, safety and injury prevention, growth and development, teaching and communication, sport skills and tactics, organization and administration, and evaluation of their program. Four courses will provide students with advanced knowledge, skills and abilities in different areas of coaching.
Regionally accredited through the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
The Online Graduate Certificate in Coaching program is designed to provide online advanced coaching education to people coaching in: Youth Leagues, Recreation Leagues, Interscholastic, Amateur clubs, Collegiate (NCAA, NJCAA, NAIA), International, and Professional fields.
These courses may not be offered every semester.
Applicants must have earned a Bachelor degree prior to admission.
Students must apply to the Coaching Certificate program via the online application located at the College of Education website.
To receive the coaching certificate, students must complete the required course work including the professional portfolio within a five year time period from the date of acceptance into the program and earn a grade of C or better.
The cost of this program is equal to tuition and fees for the Academic Year 2015-16 as stated on the Student Business Services website, plus a $70.00 per credit hour distance learning fee. Contact the department for more specific fee information relative to student status and location.