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Certificate in Strength and Conditioning (ONLINE)

About the Program

NOTE: We are not taking applications for this certificate at this time.

The Graduate Certificate in Strength and Conditioning, available online only, is designed for individuals interested in the professional field of strength and conditioning. The Strength and Conditioning Certificate provides a base of knowledge that enables you to enter the profession or enhance your skills in the field. The four-course program is designed so that you may become certified as a strength and conditioning specialist (CSCS) by the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) with the completion of your certificate program.

Program Contact Information

Andrew Flatt, Ph.D., CSCS*D
Graduate Program Director

Admission Requirements

  1. Have completed requirements for a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution
  2. A minimum 2.5 cumulative undergraduate GPA.
  3. Be admitted to The Jack N. Averitt College of Graduate Studies.

*International transcripts must be evaluated by a NACES accredited evaluation service and must be a course by course evaluation and include a GPA. (



July 1*


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*The application and all ​​required documents listed on the “admissions requirements” tab​ for the program must be received by the deadline.  If all required documents are not received by the deadline your application will not be considered for admission.

Last updated: 1/23/2023