Sport Psychology Certificate

For information, contact:
Director of Graduate Studies
Department of Sport Leadership & Management
118 Laws Hall, 513-529-0237

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:
SLM 632Psychological Foundations of Sport3
SLM 633Psychological Interventions in Sport3
SLM 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