Coaching Certification

Leadership and Performance Coaching Certification Program

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Tuition & Funding

Program Tuition and Payment

 The Virtual LPCC program tuition is $9,995. The Early Bird rate is $9,495 (see Apply Now page for Early Bird dates).

The Hybrid LPCC program tuition is $10,995. The Early Bird rate is $10,495 (see Apply Now page for Early Bird dates).

Payment #1: A deposit of $3,000 is due within five (5) business days of acceptance to reserve your seat in the program. Once you are accepted, the Program Manager will send you a Stripe payment link that allows you to pay via credit card. If payment is not received within five (5) business days, we can not guarantee your place in the program.

Payment #2: ACT Leadership will invoice you electronically for the remaining tuition balance approximately 30 days prior to the program start date. This installment must be paid within five (5) business days.

Alternative Payment Arrangements: If you would prefer to pay the entire tuition amount in one payment, please contact our Finance Manager at to request an electronic invoice.

Students who enroll and are accepted within 45 days of the program start date will be invoiced for the full tuition amount, payable within five (5) business days.

Fees: Electronic invoices are payable via credit card or bank transfer. A 3.4% processing fee will be added to all balances paid via credit card. No fees are charged on payments made via bank transfer or Stripe for the initial deposit. 

 For LPCC + Team Coaching Program
Please contact Program Advisor for making payment for both programs.

Program Funding

Noncredit professional certificates do not qualify for federal financial aid, scholarships, grants, or needs-based aid. However, we are pleased to offer the following funding options: 

Many employers offer funding for employee education or professional development dollars. Please inquire internally to see if your organization offers this type of funding. If your employer will pay for your tuition, please let our Finance Manager know the name and contact details of the person to contact regarding the coordination for tuition billing purposes (after program acceptance).  

Federal employees should ask the appropriate budget officer about training budgets that may be available to them. We accept Standard Form-182 (SF-182) for training authorizations from the federal government.  Please see group discounts under Program Tuition Discount tab below.

The School of Professional Studies invests in the Brown community by providing limited scholarships per year to individuals who meet the specific criteria.  Apply here.

Early Registration: When students register prior to the early registration deadline, students will receive $500 off the program tuition.
Group Discounts: When three (3) or more individuals from the same organization register for the program, a group discount of 10% will be applied.

Military Discount:  10% discount for active duty or retired military 

Brown Alumni: Brown alumni, including undergraduates, graduate students, and certificate recipients, received a 10% tuition discount.
Partial Scholarships: Limited scholarship support (up to 15% of program tuition) may be awarded to selected students who demonstrate the potential to give back to their community and/or work with underserved populations through coaching and demonstrate a financial need. When submitting your application, please indicate you would like to complete the scholarship application. The scholarship committee will consider scholarship application from candidates who have already been accepted to the program. 

Program Cancellation Policy

We recognize that conflicts or emergencies may arise requiring you to withdrawal from the program. To withdrawal, please submit a request in writing to, no later than 30-days prior to the program start date to receive a full refund (less credit card processing fees, if any). Due to the costs incurred for program preparation and administration, any cancellation requests received less than 30-days from the program start are subject to cancellation and administrative fees, outlined below.

30 days or more notice: 100% tuition reimbursement (less credit card processing fees, if any)
14 to 29 days notice: 80% tuition reimbursement (less credit card processing fees, if any) + $150 administrative fee
13 days or less: 50% tuition reimbursement (less credit card processing fees, if any) + $150 administrative fee

Program Acceptance Deferral

Participants may defer program acceptance to next two cohort offerings. Participants must let the Program Manager ( know 30-days prior to the program start-date if they would like to defer.  Deferral fees outlined below.

14-29 day deferral notice fee is $595

13 days or less deferral notice fee is $995