Post Graduate Certificate in Life Coaching
American Public University System

Program Details

The online Life Coaching Graduate Certificate offered by American Public University offers the opportunity to build upon a drive to help people find personal and professional happiness.  Students will develop interpersonal skills as well as methods and strategies of engagement throughout the offered courses.  Studies will also include:

  • Cultural awareness
  • Emotional intelligence
  • Assessments

Through this program students are exploring studies aligned with Board Certified Coach (BCC) and International Coach Federation (ICF) Certified professional competencies.  Faculty bring real-world practitioner experience to the collaborative virtual classroom.  Enrolled students should already hold a degree in psychology, counseling, social work, or another profession.  Transition to a career in life coaching through APU online.

Requirements

  • One of the following:
    • Master’s or doctoral degree in counseling or any of the following credentials: NCC, LPC, LMHC, LPCC
    • Master's degree or higher in social or behavior sciences. Automatically accepted fields include business, management, social work, marriage and family therapy, psychology, medicine, health and wellness, education, and law.
    • Be currently enrolled in a master’s degree in any of the fields listed above
  • Official transcripts

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission