Lakewood University

Professional Coaching

Program Description

Coaches are increasingly becoming indispensable tools for individuals who wish to be assisted in transforming their lives. In this course, we will discuss the background and framework for a successful and effective coach. We will discuss the theories, practices, and actions of a useful coach. Far from being an intangible and ethereal discipline, this course will demonstrate the grounded and useful reality of coaching. Students will know the marketing principles, and emotional framework needed to be a successful coach and entrepreneur.

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Program Outcomes
  • Explain what coaching is as a concept and profession.
  • Explain the core considerations in coaching and how they assist with client transitions.
  • Differentiate various coaching theories and frameworks for practical application as a coaching professional.
  • Describe the fundamentals of online/virtual coaching frameworks.
  • Explain what a niche coaching market is and Identify common examples.
  • Identify common marketing principles and techniques used by professional coaches to acquire clients.
  • Define mindfulness and explain how it can be used as a competitive advantage in a coaching practice.
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What You Receive

Lakewood University provides everything you need for the Professional Coaching Program. You will receive:

  • Comprehensive textbooks & study guides
  • Career search & time management guides
  • Open-book, online exams
  • Instructor guidance and unlimited tutoring
  • Your own Student Success Coach!
  • Access to our online library!
  • Networking with Lakewood’s active student and alumni social community
Career Outlook

Coaches may work for organizations such as residential care or treatment facilities, aiding clients who want to overcome challenges. Self-employed coaches sometimes work as consultants or contractors for businesses that offer life coaching as a wellness perk to employees.

Coaches may go by a variety of titles, including executive coach or enrichment specialist. Regardless of their title, these workers tailor their coaching to the needs of each client.

According to an International Coach Federation report, Coach practitioners, a designation that excludes athletic or sports coaches, reported an average annual income from coaching of about $61,900.

Program Cost
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Pay in full
Payment in full: $7,400.00
Tuition: $7,400.00

Lakewood University provides all textbooks, study guides, supplemental materials, achievement exams, and instructional support at no cost to the student.

This is a 600 clock hour program with a tuition cost of $12.33 per clock hour (600 clock hours X $12.33 per clock hour = $7,400.00 in tuition).

Administrative Fees (in addition to the tuition above)

Application Fee- $75 for degree programs; $0 for vocational programs

Registration Fee – $200 for degree programs; $125 for vocational programs

Library Fee – $100 per degree semester; $250 per vocational program term