Program Overview

The life and career coaching certificate prepares students to assist clients in achieving goals in areas such as life transitions, significant relationships, physical health, emotional well-being, career choices and spirituality. Rider’s certificate program is designed to meet the educational requirements for certification as a Board Certified Coach through the Center for Credentialing and Education, Inc. There are three pathways to completion of required coursework, depending on your educational background.

Image
Student walks across campus in the fall.

MAOL Concentration

The Life and Career Coaching concentration in the M.A. in Organizational Leadership prepares graduates to form mentoring and coaching relationships to aid others in achieving goals in areas.

Program Requirements

The Life and Career Coaching certificate program at Rider University is designed to meet the educational requirements for certification as a Board Certified Coach through the Center for Credentialing and Education, Inc. 

Students can earn a master's degree or graduate certificate.

Common Careers

Coaches are helping professionals who assist clients in achieving goals.

Common Topics Addressed

  • Life transitions
  • Significant relationships
  • Physical health
  • Emotional well-being
  • Career choices
  • Spirituality

Contact

For information about the M.A. in Organizational Leadership

Jamie Gairo

Interim Program Director of the MA Organizational Leadership and MS Higher Education Assessment, Analytics and Change Management Programs

Graduate Education, Leadership and Counseling

jgairo [at] rider.edu

Campus with flowers

Contact

For information about counseling programs

Juleen Buser

Professor and Director, School Counseling and Coaching Programs

Graduate Education, Leadership and Counseling

Bierenbaum Fisher Hall 218-E

jbuser [at] rider.edu

609-895-5486