Master of Arts in Psychology / Sport Psychology
Northcentral University

Program Details

Whether it is the practice of visualization, acute focus or developing positive habits, athletes rely upon psychological techniques to excel.  With this online MA in Sports Psychology, you can expand your professional knowledge and gain insight into the minds of athletes.  You’ll learn contemporary practices and theories of sport psychology to use in a variety of settings, from the local high school gymnastics team to the NHL.  Coursework integrates field work and incorporates all eight subject areas required for the CMCP (Certified Mental Performance Consultant) certification.  Samples of coursework may include:

  • Ethics in Sport
  • Performance Enhancement in Sport
  • Coaching Psychology

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Northcentral University is accredited by:

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

NCU is a WSCUC accredited institution. WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC), 985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501, 510.748.9001, WSCUC is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council on Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA). For program disclosures, visit

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)

Restricted States

New York, North Carolina