Sport Psychology Certificate

For information, contact:
Assistant to the Director of Graduate Studies
Department of Kinesiology and Health
106 Phillips Hall, 513-529-2700
www.MiamiOH.edu/knh
neacehm@MiamiOH.edu

The Sport Psychology Graduate Certificate focuses on the study of psychological and social factors that influence sport and physical activity participation. Sport psychology involves the study of human thought, emotion, and behavior in recreational and competitive sport. This includes the study of individual processes such as motivational orientations, self-efficacy, and stress/anxiety, as well as social factors such as group processes, coaching, and leadership effectiveness.

Program Requirements

Select the following:
KNH 632Psychological Foundations of Sport3
KNH 633Psychological Interventions in Sport3
KNH 634Social Psychology of Sport and Exercise3
Select one of the following:3
Physical Activity Motivation
Developmental Perspectives on Youth Sport Participation
Cultural Studies of Sport
Total Credit Hours12