M.S. in Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology

Students must complete requirements in one of the following areas of emphasis:

  • Applied Track
  • Thesis Track

Applied Track

Required Courses:33
Advanced Psychological Statistics
Empathic Listening Skills
Theories of Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology
Professional Ethics in Psychology
Advanced Psychological Research Methods
Applied Sport and Performance Psychology
Sport Sociology
Psychology of Injury
Multicultural Psychology
Internship I
Internship II
Choose 2 electives:6
Planning and Evaluation for Wellness Managers
Leading the Self
Team Leadership
Theories of Personality
ABNORMAL BEHAVIOR
Public and Nonprofit Budgeting
Psychopathology for Clinical Social Work
Assessing Mental Health and Substance Use in Practice
Total Credits39

Thesis Track

Required:33
Advanced Psychological Statistics
Empathic Listening Skills
Theories of Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology
Professional Ethics in Psychology
Advanced Psychological Research Methods
Applied Sport and Performance Psychology
Multicultural Psychology
Sport Sociology
PSYCH 781Thesis I3
PSYCH 738Psychology of Injury3
PSYCH 782Thesis II3
Electives: Choose 6 credits6
Health Systems and Policy for Wellness Managers
PSYCH 787Internship I3
PSYCH 788Internship II3
Planning and Evaluation for Wellness Managers
Team Leadership
Leading the Self
Theories of Personality
Public and Nonprofit Budgeting
Psychopathology for Clinical Social Work
Assessing Mental Health and Substance Use in Practice
Total Credits54