The Bachelor of Science in Psychology With An Emphasis In Performance And Sport Psychology program at the Grand Canyon University is designed for students with a keen interest in sports, performing arts, health and fitness or mental health fields. Channel your passion for human behavior while learning to guide performance on the highest level with this sports psychology degree.
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Overview

Graduates of the Psychology With An Emphasis In Performance And Sport Psychology program at the Grand Canyon University will possess a broad understanding of the many factors that influence human behavior and performance. 

Education

This sports psychology degree will prepare you for master’s- and doctoral-level study of psychology, or a rewarding career path specializing in sports and performance coaching.

The sports psychology degree prepares students for a variety of potentially rewarding career paths. Utilize this bachelors in sports psychology program to build your career in athletic coaching and training, social services, community outreach, sports and vocational rehabilitation, performing arts coaching and management, healthcare and education. 

If you are passionate about helping individuals find the greatness within, this bachelors degree program can provide an excellent academic and professional foundation.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time Part-time
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Personality and health
  • Child, adolescent and adult psychology
  • Cognitive neuroscience
  • Coaching, leadership and team building
  • Sport and exercise psychology

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • All students must submit either acceptable high school or college transcripts to be considered for full admission into the University. 
  • Additionally, if students cannot meet the GPA requirements with their transcripts, but have test scores or a college-GPA that meets admissions requirements, students will be eligible for full admission. 
  • If both the degree-bearing transcript and the test scores do not meet admission requirements, students may be accepted with specifications. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    8250 USD/semester
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8250 USD per semester and a duration of .
  • National

    8250 USD/semester
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8250 USD per semester and a duration of .
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  • Campus: $8,250 per semester 
  • Online: $470 per credit

Living costs for Phoenix

  • 900 - 1450 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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Psychology With An Emphasis In Performance And Sport Psychology
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