Independent Studies

Fresno Pacific University Continuing Education offers a variety of independent study graduate-level courses to help meet the ever-increasing demand for professional growth for K-14 educators. Our standards-based courses provide relevant, practical information, and are conveniently delivered in both online and correspondence formats. They may be taken any place and anytime!

For more information about independent study courses, click on the Show more about Independent Studies link below.

ACSI Approved Courses

Continuing Education seeks to:

  • Integrate theory and practice through innovative strategies
  • Encourage professionals in informed reflection on values
  • Inspire the highest standards of professional and ethical behavior in the pursuit of excellence
  • Bring transformation to society

Questions?

If you have a question you need answered contact us at profdev@fresno.edu | 800-372-5505

Hours of operation: Monday - Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm (Pacific time)

180 Courses Found

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  • ATH-900
    3 Credits
    $460
    Online
    Learn and apply successful principles and ideas for athletic fundraising and promotions for all ages. Be provided with a large number of...
  • ATH-904A
    3 Credits
    $460
    Online
    Be introduced to the principles of coaching that are applicable across sports. The course is based on knowledge from the sport sciences...
  • ATH-907
    3 Credits
    $460
    Online
    Examine the issues and facts that surround the usages of performance-enhancing supplements typically encountered by the coach in our ...
  • ATH-908
    3 Credits
    $460
    Online
    Examine gender differences and stereotypes of the female athlete in our competitive world. The National Standards for Sport Coaches (NSSC)...
  • ATH-909
    3 Credits
    $460
    Online
    Many athletes and coaches believe the myth that 'speed is a gift you're either born with or without.' They don't realize that there are ...
  • ATH-916
    3 Credits
    $460
    Online
    Periodization training is a year-round conditioning program structured into phases to meet sport-specific goals. By varying the timing ...
  • ATH-920
    3 Credits
    $465
    Online
    Learn how to teach the technical and tactical skills of basketball. An important focus is on skill demonstration and error detection as...
  • ATH-922
    Mark Lasota
    3 Credits
    $460
    Online
    In any profession or endeavor, the attitude and overall culture of a team is a direct reflection of its leadership. In the sports realm,...
  • ATH-923
    3 Credits
    $460
    Online
    Fulfill the role of a competent first responder to athletic injuries and illness as you are introduced to sports first aid injury...
  • ATH-925
    Eric Schwab
    3 Credits
    $460
    Online
    Learn the fundamentals of coaching the various events in track and field. Perform a detailed study on an event category of your choosing...
  • ATH-926
    Eric Schwab
    3 Credits
    $460
    Online
    Enhance your knowledge base related to coaching cross country at the middle school level and above. Course objectives are modeled after ...
  • ATH-927
    Eric Schwab
    3 Credits
    $460
    Online
    Discover fundamental and advanced principles in a format that is appropriate for all levels of swimmers, from the beginner to the most...
  • ATH-929
    3 Credits
    $460
    Online
    Be introduced to sport concussions: brain anatomy; causes of concussions; what happens to the brain when someone sustains a concussion;...
  • ATH-930
    3 Credits
    $460
    Online
    What keeps people persisting after they've experienced failure? Explore real-life activities that create a strong peak performance mindset...
  • ATH-931
    3 Credits
    $460
    Online
    Discover the purposes and methods of using various taping techniques to support and protect injuries to bones, ligaments, tendons,...

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