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Sport Coaching (Certificate)

Lewis-Clark State College
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Time to Degree
2 semesters

About the Program

The Sport Coaching Graduate Certificate will prepare students with both the technical and tactical knowledge, leadership skills, and decision-making abilities to effectively train athletes physically and mentally while adhering to best practices in competitive ethics. The curriculum is aligned with the National Standards for Sport Coaches and will provide students with principles relative to best coaching practices that can be applied at any level of sport. Each student will complete a required coaching practicum to align course work with current coaching practice.

Program Requirements

  • Sport Coaching Requirements complete the following 2 requirements
    12 credits
    Take 12-15 credits for the Sport Coaching Graduate Certificate.
    Take KIN 510, 520, and 563.
    KIN510 - Applied Sport Psych
    3 credits
    KIN520 - Coaching Comp Ethics
    3 credits
    KIN563 - Applied Sport Physio
    3 credits
    Take up to 6 credits of KIN 594.
    KIN594 - IN:
    3 - 6 credits
Grand Total Credits

* Please note that you must meet with an advisor each semester in order to verify degree completion time as well as online course offerings for the program requirements.