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
Applied Psychological Statistics
Empathic Listening Skills
Theories of Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology
Professional Ethics in Psychology
Applied Psychological Research Methods
Applied Sport and Performance Psychology
Sport Sociology
Psychology of Injury
Multicultural Psychology
Internship I
Internship II
Choose 2 electives:6
Health Promotion Through the Lifespan
Interprofessional Education Seminar
New Venture Acceleration
Contemporary Health and Wellness Perspectives
Strategic Management for Wellness Managers
Persuasion Skills for Wellness Managers
Exercise and Nutrition in Health and Disease
Biopsychosocial Aspects of Health
Health Systems and Policy for Wellness Managers
Planning and Evaluation for Wellness Managers
Wellness Law
Behavior and Development in Organizations
Data Science for Managers
Organizational Behavior
Teams
Leading the Self
Community and Public Health Nutrition
Culinary Medicine
Dying, Death, and Loss
Psychopathology
Public and Nonprofit Budgeting
Strengths-Based Group Facilitation
Psychopharmacology
SELECTED TOPICS
Psychopathology for Clinical Social Work
Assessing Mental Health and Substance Use in Practice
Total Credits39

Thesis Track

Required:33
Applied Psychological Statistics
Empathic Listening Skills
Theories of Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology
Professional Ethics in Psychology
Applied Psychological Research Methods
Applied Sport and Performance Psychology
Multicultural Psychology
Sport Sociology
Psychology of Injury
Thesis I
Thesis II
Electives: Choose 6 credits6
Health Promotion Through the Lifespan
Interprofessional Education Seminar
New Venture Acceleration
Contemporary Health and Wellness Perspectives
Strategic Management for Wellness Managers
Persuasion Skills for Wellness Managers
Exercise and Nutrition in Health and Disease
Biopsychosocial Aspects of Health
Health Systems and Policy for Wellness Managers
Planning and Evaluation for Wellness Managers
Wellness Law
Behavior and Development in Organizations
Data Science for Managers
Organizational Behavior
Teams
Leading the Self
Community and Public Health Nutrition
Culinary Medicine
Dying, Death, and Loss
Psychopathology
Internship I
Internship II
Public and Nonprofit Budgeting
Strengths-Based Group Facilitation
Psychopharmacology
SELECTED TOPICS
Psychopathology for Clinical Social Work
Assessing Mental Health and Substance Use in Practice
Total Credits39