Exercise Science, M.S. - Sport Psychology

The Sport Psychology concentration of our graduate program in Exercise Science is an interdisciplinary program with coursework in the Departments of Health & Movement Science and Counseling and School Psychology and Psychology that offers its students in-depth study in the areas of the health psychology, performance enhancement and intervention.

Students complete 33-36 graduate credits to earn this degree. The program includes a thesis and non-thesis option plus the opportunity to complete a field practicum in sport psychology.

For those students who are interested, please contact the MS Exercise Science - coordinator, Dr. Robert Axtell axtellr1@southernct.edu.

Program Information

83% of our graduating Exercise and Sport Science students seek further education from graduate school or other advanced training, or start their career after college in an exercise science-related workplace.

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The Exercise Science program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) upon the recommendation of the Committee on Accreditation for the Exercise Sciences.