Bachelor of Arts in Sport Psychology
National University

Program Details

Gain a comprehensive introduction to the growing field of psychology as it relates to sports and performance with this bachelor’s degree in Sport Psychology from National University. Focus on performance, motivation, and the psychological benefits of sports and athletics as a professional coach with this online bachelor’s in Psychology. 

The curriculum explores the reasons and factors that influence people to participate in physical activity and how a person’s emotions and mental state can affect athletic performance. Classes discuss current trends in psychological research in both individual and team contexts. Students will learn techniques to increase performance and reduce anxiety in athletes. 

Classes available to students include:

  • History of sport and sport psychology
  • Motor learning
  • Exercise physiology
  • Counseling techniques
  • Culture and sport psychology

Requirements

  • High school transcript
  • 2.0 GPA
  • Accuplacer placement test

School Accreditation Statement

Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission