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Social Psychology of Sport and Physical Activity

18 months
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1185 USD/credit 23700 USD/year
1185 USD/credit 23700 USD/year
633 USD/credit 12660 USD/year
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Advance your career in research and education with national leaders in sport and exercise science with the Social Psychology of Sport and Physical Activity program from University of Northern Colorado.

Overview

 You'll work with faculty who have earned worldwide recognition for their research on the social factors influencing sport, fitness and exercise behavior. 

With this Social Psychology of Sport and Physical Activity program from University of Northern Colorado, you’ll be highly qualified to enter a Ph.D. program, work as an educator or pursue research related to the social psychology of sport and physical activity. 

With a small, close-knit department, you'll have access to strong mentoring, career guidance and professional development. 

Collaborate with experienced researchers and pursue your own investigations while building a well-rounded set of skills that includes qualitative and quantitative research and academic writing. The social psychology of sport and physical activity has research applications in many contexts, including health care, gerontology, physical education and athletic performance.

Your Future in Social Psychology of Sport

Research in the social psychology of sport and physical activity has important implications for child development, health care, education, community engagement, gerontology and other current issues. You may examine questions related to childhood obesity, elementary or secondary education, preventative medicine, gerontology and many other subjects. 

After completing your master’s degree, you’ll be highly qualified with a set of outstanding skills to enter a doctoral program in sports and exercise science or pursue jobs in government, education, athletics, nonprofits and other sectors.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Exercise and Sports Psychology
  • Advanced Sociological Kinesiology
  • Laboratory Techniques in Exercise Science Research
  • Motivation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
146 (verbal)
140 (quantitative)
3.5 (analytical)

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit Graduate Application form
  • Pay the Application Fee
  • Submit official transcripts: All applicants are required to provide ONE official transcript (submitted electronically) from every accredited college or university attended since completing high school, except UNC.
  • Two Letters of Recommendation for master’s and post baccalaureate applicants; three Letters of Recommendation for doctoral applicants. 
  • Current resume or curriculum vitae,
  •  Letter of Intent: Written statement of your background, career goals, and research interests (if applicable). 
  • The written statement must clearly indicate which program area you are applying to in the first paragraph. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23700 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1185 USD per credit during 18 months.
  • National

    23700 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1185 USD per credit during 18 months.
  • In-State

    12660 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 633 USD per credit during 18 months.

Living costs for Greeley

950 - 1350 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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