The Wexford Master of Arts Degree in Applied Sport Psychology is perfect for those in the fitness, nutrition, personal training, coaching or sports industry.
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA (PRWEB) July 16, 2013
Are you addicted to fitness-focused reality shows? The shows where they try to go faster, higher and bigger than the rest, outlasting their competition when it comes to mental and physical challenges? If so, you might be a perfect candidate for Wexford University’s online master of science degree in Applied Sport Psychology, which focuses on both mental training and sports applications.
Registration for fall classes recently opened at http://wexford.edu/degree-programs/applied-sport-psychology-online-masters-degree/. Fall classes in the flexible, affordable and convenient degree program begin Sept. 27.
“Truly, reality TV fitness shows often combine the best of sports and psychology working together, as we see the most successful candidates combine mental tactics with physical strength, which is what Sport Psychology is all about,” said Jack Bauerle, Chancellor of Wexford University. “This online master’s degree program helps graduates train athletes to reach the next level, whether in a TV show, a race, a competition or for personal benefit.”
Wexford University’s Applied Sports Psychology master’s degree can also lead into its doctoral program in the same field. Likewise, graduates can also use the program to update their skills and interests in health, fitness, sports and psychology and to work with youth and adults in a variety of health and wellness fields.
In the online Applied Sports Psychology master’s program, classes include:
Intro to Sport Psychology
Ethical Issues in Applied Sport Psychology
Foundations in Precision Communication Skills
Cognitive and Affective Behavior
Applied Mental Training Techniques
Developing a Sport Psychology Coaching Business
Principles of Positive Psychology
Wexford University offers a variety of online wellness degrees from associate to doctoral level programs with ongoing registration, flexible self-paced study and the ability to pursue a degree in the growing field of Sport Psychology.
About Wexford University
Wexford University is dedicated to providing world-class education through cutting-edge technology, offering direct application degree programs in an accelerated format with 100 percent online learning to save time and money. Programs include an associate of arts degree in Fitness Training, bachelor’s degree in Health and Fitness, master’s degree in Nutrition and Exercise as well as master’s degree and doctorate degree in Applied Sport Psychology. Wexford University is the higher education division of NESTA (National Exercise & Sports Trainers Association). For more information, please visit http://wexford.edu/.