2022–2023 Walden University Catalog (September 2022) 
    
    Dec 09, 2022  
2022–2023 Walden University Catalog (September 2022)

Evidence-Based Coaching - MS in I/O Psychology


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The specialization in Evidence-Based Coaching prepares students to be professional coaches who can assist organizations and individuals meet professional and personal goals. The curriculum is aligned with the Board Certified Coach (BCC) requirements, enabling students to learn research-based practices about growth and development that can make a real difference in people’s lives. The multidisciplinary approach develops coaching competencies applicable to a variety of corporate, health and wellness, and career settings. Upon completion of the program, including 30 hours of coaching experience integrated into Walden’s unique virtual residency, students will be eligible to apply for the certificate in Evidenced-Based Coaching and sit for the BCC examination. Students who complete the program and Evidence-Based Coaching requirements should apply for the Evidence-Based Coaching certificate prior to graduation and submission of the BCC examination application. The program consists of three courses and a synchronous Virtual Residency and real-time voice to voice (V2V) skill training sessions that are aligned with BCC requirements.