Sport and Performance Psychology at UWS

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UWS SPORT AND PERFORMANCE PROGRAMS ARE ABOUT:

  • Teaching the process of success
  • Creating and leading a highly effective team
  • Positive motivation and communication
  • Setting and achieving high goals

University of Western States (UWS) is proud to offer both a Master of Science and Doctorate in Sport and Performance Psychology. These degrees can be completed online and offer advanced training for leaders in coaching, counseling, education, health care, business and administration. Approved by the Association of Applied Sport Psychology (AASP), the program’s comprehensive curriculum was specifically designed to help students complete the specialized coursework requirements to become Certified Mental Performance Consultant (CMPC) through the Association for Applied Sport Psychology (AASP).

Master of Science Degree
Using positive and applied sport psychology, our program is designed to help students develop the mental essentials to enhance performance and maximize human potential. The degree consists of eight core courses and multiple elective options. Our curriculum is designed specifically to help students complete the specialized coursework requirements to become a Certified Mental Performance Consultant (CMPC) through the Association for Applied Sport Psychology (AASP).

Doctoral Degree
The Doctorate (EdD) in Sport and Performance Psychology is designed to enhance students’ prior training and experience in applied sport psychology, coaching and counseling. The doctoral program assists students in the completion of their licensed professional counselor coursework requirements. Students have the option to choose a clinical mental health counseling specialization or positive leadership and administration concentration within the degree.

About University of Western States
Founded in 1904, University of Western States (UWS), a regionally-accredited non-profit institution, has since evolved into an integrated health sciences university, educating health professionals in the areas of integrative medicine, lifestyle counseling, exercise and sport science, sports medicine, nutrition and functional medicine, dietary guidance, health promotion, and sport and performance psychology. University of Western States has an enduring commitment to educating health care professionals with a passion for individualized care. This pursuit guides every aspect of the institution and positions UWS to fulfill its mission of improving the health of society through conservative, patient-centered care.