College Credit & Scholarship Opportunities
As a participant in NSCAA Coaching Education courses, you are eligible to apply for graduate (500 level) college credit through the University of Colorado-Colorado Springs.
To apply for college credit, visit the NSCAA page on the University of Colorado website and follow the directions on the page.
- Director of Coaching Diploma, 2 credit hours
- Goalkeeping Level 1, .5 credit hour
- Goalkeeping Level 2, 1 credit hour
- Goalkeeping Level 3, 1.5 credit hours
- Advanced National Goalkeeping Diploma, 3 credit hours
- High School Coaches Diploma, 2 credit hours
- National Diploma, 3 credit hours
- Advanced National Diploma, 3 credit hours
- Premier Diploma, 3 credit hours
- Master Coach Diploma, 2 credit hours
- Sports Safety: PREPARE, .5 credit hour
- Level 1, .5 credit hour
- Level 2, .5 credit hour
- Level 3, .5 credit hour
- Level 4, 1 credit hour
- Level 5, 1 credit hour
- Level 6, 1.5 credit hours
- Champions Coaches Clinic, 2 credit hours
Each year the NSCAA Foundation awards scholarships to individuals by providing financial assistance for NSCAA Coaching Academy advanced diploma courses.
These scholarships are made possible through the generosity of many donors. Find out by visiting the NSCAA Foundation webpage.
Continuing Education Units
The NSCAA is pleased to offer the option of credit in the form of Continuing Education Units (CEUs), awarded by the United States Sports Academy, to coaches who have completed the following courses:
- National Diploma
- Advanced National Diploma
- Premier Diploma