Certificate in Sport Coaching & Team Development

Enhance your playbook with this unique undergraduate Sport Coaching Certificate focused on applied practice and integrated technology. Our program examines coaching philosophies, sport psychology, administration, and athletic development from a holistic perspective to enable you to more effectively lead your team.

By blending the analytic and managerial aspects of coaching with the leadership and power skills we pride ourselves on at Nichols, our Coaching Certificate delivers real value to BSBA students whose love for the game is marked by a drive to find and cultivate talent.

Sport Coaching Careers

Where do you see your career going? Coaching for the Big East? Calling the big game? Scouting next season’s champion? The sport coaching industry is a highly mobile career track with opportunities all across the globe for professionals willing to give 110% on and off the field.

Some possible careers:

  • Athletic Director
  • Head Coach
  • Sport Administrator
  • Fitness Center Manager
  • Talent Scout

Undergraduate Certificates

Undergraduate Certificates are a great way to add value to your degree by honing your skills with specialized coursework. A Sport Coaching Certificate is immediately employable and will allow you to diversify yourself from the competition. No matter what you’re studying at Nichols, your advisor can help you find room for these classes in your schedule so you can graduate, on time, at no extra cost, with a unique credential that will stand out on your resume.

Having been ranked a 2022 Best College in the Northeast by the Princeton Review and eighth nationally for Mid-Career Salary Potential by Payscale.com, the value of a Nichols College education is indisputable. Ready to start your Sport Coaching Certificate journey?

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Certificate in Sport Coaching Requirements

Required Courses

3 Electives