Graduate Certificate in Sports Counseling
California University of Pennsylvania

Program Details

Help athletes reach their mental and physical potential with a graduate certificate in Sports Counseling and Student Athlete Mental Wellness. This online graduate counseling program can be completed during summer terms. It helps participants develop counseling skills focused on improving the wellbeing, mental functioning, and physical performance of athletes. The program covers student-athlete mental wellness and the foundations, contextual dimensions, knowledge, and skills for the practice of sports counseling.

This certificate benefits professions such as:

  • Counselors
  • Counselors in training
  • Educators
  • Coaches
  • Any sports-related professionals


  • Bachelor's or graduate degree with a GPA of 2.90 or higher (Students with a GPA below 2.90 may apply for conditional admission.)
  • Official transcripts
  • Interview and resume may be required

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education