Start your career in sports and fitness psychology
(PRWEB) July 15, 2013
While the weather and schedules might change for many people when fall arrives, the temperature is always perfect for Wexford University’s online doctorate degree in Applied Sport Psychology. Online classes for both U.S. and international students are convenient, flexible and affordable year-round; fall term classes begin Sept. 27 and registration recently opened at http://wexford.edu/degree-programs/doctoral-degree-in-applied-sport-psychology/.
A doctorate degree in Applied Sport Psychology is ideal for careers in administration, coaching, consulting, counseling and entrepreneurship, such as work in sports performance clinics, sports and fitness organizations corporations of all sizes, government agencies and nonprofits, and more. Wexford’s doctoral degree in Applied Sport Psychology is an extension of the university’s online master’s degree.
“You don’t have to worry about dressing for the weather, fighting crowds or traffic when it comes to an education through Wexford University online,” said Jack Bauerle, Chancellor of Wexford University. “Our year-round schedule is designed for busy professionals who are interested in health, wellness and nutrition degrees in growing career fields. The temperature is always perfect online, and we are looking forward to our fall quarter beginning Sept. 27.”
Classes in the doctoral program include the following:
Sport Psychology in Practice
Precision Communication: Language of Influence for Successful Mediation and Negotiation
Social Psychology of Healing and Fitness: Cognitive Emotional Re-Alignment
Advanced Applied Sport Psychology
Leadership: Creating, Modeling and Producing Excellence
Online Mental Training: Gaining Access to Coaches, Athletes and Parents
The Basics of Mental Toughness Training
Advanced Mental Training and the Pursuit of Excellence
Building a Successful Practice
Eastern Approaches to Sport Psychology
Further, Wexford University’s doctoral program in Applied Sport Psychology also includes an internship or special project in the field.
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/.