Cooper International Academy is a college preparatory program that bridges the transitional gap between secondary and higher education for student athletes.  Our comprehensive process focuses on the student's academic, athletic and inter-personal developmental goals to ensure a higher level of success in college and in life.

Cooper Academy is located in Pomona, California. Situated in theInland Empire region east of Los Angeles, our academy is ideally located to give our student-athletes the best the area has to offer. Served by Los Angeles-Ontario International Airport, the Inland Empire is home to numerous universities and colleges including University of California at Riverside, Cal Poly Pomona, Cal StateSan Bernardino, Mount San Antonio Junior College to name just a few.

Head Coach and Academy Founder Eric Cooper is a long-time resident of the Inland Empire and has deepties throughout the region.  He envisions Cooper International Academy as the cornerstone of an integrated program that guides and mentors student-athletes from primary school through highschool, prep school to the university level and beyond.

Cooper International Academy will provide a comprehensive academic and athletic curriculum that will prepare our student-athletes to not only reach the next level, but to succeed. Please visit our Contact page for more information on how your student-athlete can join our academy.



Trey Knottingham, 
Cooper Academy Alumni 2014
Texas State University

Derrick Bruce , 
Cooper Academy Alumni 2014
Oregon State University