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Certificate in Transformational Coaching (CTC)

CTC logoThis robust program prepares you to coach at the highest level.  With 100 hours of ICF approved coach specific training, supervised coaching, feedback, and a final assessment, CTC coaches not only know about coaching, but are competent and ready to coach others in a wide range of contexts.  This program is appropriate for individuals in ministry and marketplace settings. (Students who go on to complete the Advanced Certificate in Transformational Program will receive even more training plus one-on-one supervision, more experience, and more guidance toward becoming a professional coach.  More on this below.)

What You'll Receive:

  • The  Western Seminary Certificate in Transformational Coaching
  • 100 ICF Approved Coach Specific Training Hours 
  • A Faith-Based, Professionally Focused Education from World-Class Instructors 
  • Confidence in your ability to hold skillful and fruitful coaching sessions 
  • A Lifetime of Transformational Conversations
Program Requirements
  • CO200/CO500 Introduction to Coaching
  • 3 Coaching Course Electives of your Choosing
  • CO230/CO530 Coaching Supervision
  • CO229/CO529 CTC Competency Assessment
  • 30 Hours Logged Coaching Experience
  • Final Assessment and Application for Certification

Time to Complete

Approximately 12 Months.

 Cost

Total Cost: $4,200*  

Please note:  If you entered the program prior to Fall of 2020 and were paying the per class base tuition cost, you may owe a lump sum due at the end of the program to account for the remainder of the total $4200 CTC program costs.  Starting in Fall of 2020, with the addition of one more class to the CTC requirements, all program costs are distributed evenly over the tuition of the 6 required classes at $700 each*.

Applying

Please contact the This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to apply.

The prerequisite to all other program requirements is CO200/CO500 Introduction to Coaching.

Fees and Financial Policies

*Rates are for the 2020-2021 school year.  Increases may occur once a year in the Fall and apply to all participants.  Being a part of the CTC program does not lock in rates.

Late payment fees may occur. 

Financial processes and policies are subject to change. 

Refunds:  If you are a credit-seeking student/in a graduate degree program, typical refund policies apply and no refunds are available for training that has already been received.

If program requirements have not been completed within the 12 month timeframe, a grace period of 4 months (1 semester) will be given.  After this, costs may apply.  If program is completed in less than 12 months, total remaining cost of program must be paid before the student may be awarded their certificate. 

Questions?

Please direct all questions regarding the CTC to the This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Advanced Certificate in Transformational Coaching (Advanced CTC*)

*Prerequisite: Completion of Certificate in Transformational Coaching 

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The Advanced CTC is for the CTC graduate who is working toward an ICF credential and/or who hopes to become a professional coach.

What You'll Receive:

  • The Western Seminary Advanced Certificate in Transformational Coaching 
  • The Completion of an approved ACTP (Accredited Coach Training Program) through the International Coach Federation
  • Advanced One-on-One Coaching Supervision
  • Training for growing your own coaching practice
  • Confidence in your professionalism and competency as a coach

Program Requirements 

  • CO208/CO508 Advanced Growing Your Coaching Practice
  • CO231/CO531 Advanced Coaching Supervision
  • CO232/CO532 ACTC Research Project
  • 40 Logged Hours of Paid or Bartered Coaching Experienced
  • Final Assessment and Application for Certification

Time to Complete

Approximately 8 Months.

Cost

Total Cost: $2,100*

Please note:  If you entered the program prior to Fall of 2020 and were paying the per class base tuition cost, you may owe a lump sum due at the end of the program to account for the remainder of the total $2100 CTC program costs.  Currently, there are 3 credit courses associated with the Advanced CTC.  Starting in Fall of 2020, all program costs are distributed evenly over the tuition of the 3 required classes at $700 each*

Fees and Financial Policies

*Rates are for the 2020-2021 school year.  Increases may occur once a year in the Fall and apply to all participants.  Being a part of the CTC program does not lock in rates.

Late payment fees may occur. 

Financial processes and policies are subject to change. 

Refunds:  If you are a credit-seeking student in a graduate degree program, typical refund policies apply and no refunds are available for training that has already been received. 

If program requirements have not been completed within the 8 month timeframe, a grace period of 4 months (1 semester) will be given.  After this, costs may apply.  If program is completed in less than 8 months, total remaining cost of program must be paid before the student may be awarded their certificate.

Applying

If you have completed the Certificate in Transformational Coaching program, then you are eligible to apply for the Advanced CTC!  Please reach out to the Coaching Program Assistant for instructions on how to apply.

Questions? 

Please direct all questions regarding the Adavnced CTC to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Attention Existing Coaching Students:

If you began the CTC program prior to September 2019, before curriculum changes took place, you have the option to complete your certificate according to your original program plan.  This option is available only until the end of Summer 2020.  Starting in Fall of 2020, students will need to meet the current requirements for certification. Please contact the This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to discuss your options for program completion.