MS – Sport Psychology
Capella University

Program Details

Broaden your knowledge with this online MS in Psychology with an emphasis in Sport Psychology from Capella.  You can choose from either the GuidedPath or FlexPath learning platform, depending upon what fits your schedule and budget. You’ll gain insight and knowledge from a curriculum base that centers upon human behavior as it pertains to sports and the competitive environment. Whether you are a coach, PE teacher, or someone working in parks and recreations, the theory and principles you learn will prepare you for leadership roles. Specialized classes usually integrated in this online psychology MS include:

  • Principles of Sport Psychology
  • Performance Enhancement in Sports
  • Applied Sport Psychology
  • Current Issues in Sport Psychology

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Capella University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

  • Higher Learning Commission:, 800.621.7440 
  • Capella University, Capella Tower, 225 South Sixth Street, Ninth Floor, Minneapolis, MN 55402, 1.888.CAPELLA (227.3552),

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.7 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Official College Transcript(s)