Sport Psychology

Dive into the mind of an athlete as you prepare to be a professional leader in exercise and sport psychology.

Overview

 

Study how exercise and stress affect our well-being on a physical and social level.

Study with internationally renowned sport and exercise psychology researchers and practitioners in the only program of its kind in Canada.

Discover how participation in sport and exercise affect people psychologically and physically. Gain experience and knowledge that can be applied to many professional workplace settings.

Work with athletes, coaches, and parents on a variety of topics including injury, rehabilitation, communication, team building, and career transitions.

Take advantage of small class sizes and study with internationally known sport and exercise psychology researchers.

Key Features

Combine this program with the Education program to complete a 4-year BA, obtain your Bachelor of Education, or continue your studies at a graduate level in the masters program
Gain hands-on experience by completing internships in the community
Get practical experience working with coaches and teachers in the field, psychological assessment protocols, stress management techniques, conflict resolution, motivation and group dynamics, goal setting, and cultural studies

Career Opportunities

Graduates can rest assured knowing there is a multitude of career options they can explore post-graduation. Some career options include, but are not limited to:

  • Sport psychologist
  • Sport psychology consultant
  • Coach
  • Teacher/educator
  • Motivational coach
  • Applied sport psychology consulting

Many of these careers can be found in the public and private sector.

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Program Details