A certification in coaching backed up by a liberal arts education and hands-on opportunities will get you ready to thrive, in the locker room and beyond.
Hartwick graduates with a certification in coaching are prepared to take on the world. Many continue into a career in athletics, while others go into the work world or on to graduate study to further their studies.
Coaching Registration Program Academic Course Requirements:
New York State requires all applicants for teaching, coaching, counseling and administrative certification (provisional and permanent) to have taken a certified course in Child Abuse Recognition and Reporting. Further information regarding the Project Save fingerprinting initiative is available at the department’s Web site at www.highered.nysed.gov/tcert .
Further informational documents associated with the New York State Coaching requirements may be found on the following Web site: www.emsc.nysed.gov/ciai .
The New York State Public High School Athletic Associations Handbook can be found at www.nysphsaa.org.
To apply for a coaching certificate from Hartwick College, you must complete the above requirements. The courses appear on your transcript and may be used to meet state requirements.