Sport Psychology

The Bachelor of Science degree in Sport Psychology reflects current trends in sports psychology through its emphasis on scientific research, psychological theory, and practice in coaching and counseling. In addition, the curriculum includes foundational courses in general psychology, applied sport psychology, exercise science, and positive leadership.

The program is an excellent preparatory program for students planning to attend graduate school in sport psychology, research, or a related field. In addition, the BS in Sport Psychology offers advanced training for professionals in education, coaching, health care, and wellness that wish to enhance their knowledge of Sport Psychology.

Our Mission
The mission of the Bachelor of Science in Sport Psychology degree is to provide students with the critical skills and knowledge necessary for professional, educational, and personal advancement in Sport Psychology.


Growth Rate

9% growth rate through 2031 Source


About 14,100 openings for psychologists are projected each year, on average, over the decade. Source

Median Income

The median annual wage for psychologists was $81,040 in May 2021 Source

Create Your Own Career Path

Parker’s graduates in the Bachelor’s of Science in Sport Psychology can pursue a career as a:

  • Athletic Coach
  • Health Promotion
  • Sport and Exercise Psychologist (Requires further education to obtain an MS or PhD degree)
  • Sport and Exercise Scientist (Requires further education to obtain an MS or PhD degree)

Program Highlights

Fully Online

This degree is online, helping you balance family, work and education

Post-Graduate Support

Graduates are offered exclusive post-graduation benefits and continuous career support

Experience and Leadership

High Caliber Instructors


At Parker, we hold ourselves to higher standards. Through rigorous standards, constant innovation and an impulse to serve, we elevate health care education. Together, we are in the pursuit of higher health.