Considering an Online Sports Psychology Certification?

Ashworth College has proven itself as a leader in certifying students in sports psychology to become successful sports psychologists, psychiatrists, physical therapists, occupational therapists, etc. According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, there are currently 97,840 individuals employed as occupational therapists in America, and their average annual salary is $70,680. Marriage and family therapists make on average $49,020 per year and there are about 26,450 of them employed today .

Sports Psychology Common Job Tasks
  • implementing strategies to help overcome difficulties
  • conducting applying research in sport exercise psychology
  • helping athletes through psychological treatment methods
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Sports Psychology for Peak Performance

Get the skills you need to get in the winner’s circle. Coaches and athletes, trainers and fitness instructors will all learn useful strategies to improve performance with this course. Specific techniques taught include goal setting, maintaining concentration, handling competitive pressure, relaxation, avoiding burnout and much more.

Sports Psychology Programs by State & City

Top 20 US Sports Psychology Schools (campus and online)

Columbia University in the City of New York
Total Programs 192
Number of Subjects 141
Rank in USA 4th
University of Southern California
Total Programs 251
Number of Subjects 166
Rank in USA 10th
Northwestern University
Total Programs 197
Number of Subjects 139
Rank in USA 11th
New York University
Total Programs 204
Number of Subjects 146
Rank in USA 13th
University of Virginia-Main Campus
Total Programs 106
Number of Subjects 103
Rank in USA 16th
The University of Texas at Austin
Total Programs 169
Number of Subjects 141
Rank in USA 18th
Johns Hopkins University
Total Programs 178
Number of Subjects 136
Rank in USA 19th
University of California-San Diego
Total Programs 121
Number of Subjects 89
Rank in USA 22nd
Tufts University
Total Programs 120
Number of Subjects 95
Rank in USA 24th
University of Washington-Seattle Campus
Total Programs 243
Number of Subjects 168
Rank in USA 26th
Boston University
Total Programs 6
Number of Subjects 124
Rank in USA 32nd
Texas A & M University
Total Programs 167
Number of Subjects 135
Rank in USA 36th
Swarthmore College
Total Programs 88
Number of Subjects 57
Rank in USA 37th
College of William and Mary
Total Programs 59
Number of Subjects 71
Rank in USA 39th
University of California-Davis
Total Programs 160
Number of Subjects 114
Rank in USA 41st
Carnegie Mellon University
Total Programs 167
Number of Subjects 115
Rank in USA 44th
University of California-Santa Barbara
Total Programs 99
Number of Subjects 84
Rank in USA 50th
George Washington University
Total Programs 194
Number of Subjects 171
Rank in USA 52nd
University of Connecticut
Total Programs 191
Number of Subjects 146
Rank in USA 63rd
University of Central Florida
Total Programs 136
Number of Subjects 140
Rank in USA 71st