CoachRICE: A Leadership Coaching Program

Develop your personal leadership skills and support leadership development of others

Doerr Institute


The Professional CoachRICE Program - In-person Fall 2022

Have you considered becoming a professional coach? Would you like to develop coaching skills to be more collaborative with your team and direct reports? CoachRICE: A Leadership Coaching Program is facilitated by professionals from the Doerr Institute for New Leaders. The program uses a variety of teaching methodologies to give you a practical coaching skillset combined with the rigorous academic standards of Rice University.

After successful completion of the program, participants will earn a Rice Certificate of Achievement verifying completion of the 80 hours of coach-specific training and practicum required for the International Coaching Federation’s (ICF) Associate Certified Coach (ACC) credential application.

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I had been coaching at a very elementary level but now I feel much more confident in facilitating the coaching conversation and I feel much more effective.


- Faith Bachus, Fall 2019 Participant



  • Module One: Introduction to Leadership Coaching 
  • Module Two: Essential Tools and Methodologies for Coaching
  • Module Three: Facilitating Client Growth
  • Module Four: Inclusion Practices in Coaching