Certificate in Coaching

Requirements (33 units)

Certificates may be earned by regularly matriculated or extended learning students and denote successful completion of a prescribed program of study designed to:

  1. impart specified professional/vocational/career competencies; or
  2. produce mastery of the content of a sub-field of an academic major (discipline); or
  3. provide exposure to the range of materials in a traditional or emerging interdisciplinary field.

Certain certificate programs contain 600-level courses as requirements and/or electives. These 600-level courses may not be taken by undergraduate students. Candidates must receive two-thirds of their certificate-applicable credit from the university. The transferring of credit or the substitution of courses may occur only after application to the appropriate campus authority.

Certificate requirements

Lower-division requirements (12)
KINE 200First Aid2
Four units chosen from:4
Professional Activity Preparation in Individual and Dual Sports/Movement Forms: Archery
Professional Activity Preparation in Individual and Dual Sports/Movement Forms: Badminton
Professional Activity Preparation in Individual and Dual Sports/Movement Forms: Dance
Professional Activity Preparation in Individual and Dual Sports/Movement Forms: Golf
Professional Activity Preparation in Individual and Dual Sports/Movement Forms: Gymnastics
Professional Activity Preparation in Individual and Dual Sports/Movement Forms: Racquetball
Professional Activity Preparation in Individual and Dual Sports/Movement Forms: Swimming
Professional Activity Preparation in Individual and Dual Sports/Movement Forms: Tennis
Professional Activity Preparation in Individual and Dual Sports/Movement Forms: Track and Field
Professional Activity Preparation in Individual and Dual Sports/Movement Forms: Aerobic Exercise
Professional Activity Preparation in Individual and Dual Sports/Movement Forms: Martial Arts
Professional Activity Prep in Individual and Dual Sports/Movement Forms: Strength and Conditioning
Professional Activity Preparation in Individual and Dual Sports/Movement Forms: Yoga
Four units chosen from:4
Professional Activity Preparation of Team Sports: Basketball
Professional Activity Preparation of Team Sports: Football (Flag)
Professional Activity Preparation of Team Sports: Soccer
Professional Activity Preparation of Team Sports: Softball
Professional Activity Preparation of Team Sports: Volleyball
KINE 267Sports Officiating2
Upper-division requirements (21)
KINE 323Sociology of Physical Activity4
KINE 324Psychology of Physical Activity4
KINE 343Methods and Techniques of Coaching4
KINE 472Program Design in Physical Education4
KINE 479Qualitative Biomechanics5
or KINE 480 Biomechanics
Total Units33