Lock Haven University
The College of Business, Information Systems and Human Services
Master of Science in Sport Science
Master of Science in Sport Science-Sport and Exercise Psychology Track;
Master of Science in Sport Science-Sport Administration Track
The Master of Science in Sport Science program is a 30 credit online degree program with tracks in Sport Administration and Sport and Exercise Psychology. The program includes a shared core as well as separate classes for each track.
Upon completion of the Master of Science in Sport Science program, a student will be better prepared to:
Formulate strong understanding of research methods and the foundations underlying sport science including socio-cultural, philosophical and psychological perspectives.
Appraise the impact of psychological factors including stress/anxiety on sport/exercise performance and structure mental skills training programs with consideration of developmental, lifespan issues for individuals and groups including injured athletes and athletes in transition.
Classify hierarchies in sport organizations and model how to resolve conflicts between competing parties through effective leadership and personnel management.
Manage sport events including planning, evaluating, marketing and public relations.
Create the vision and goals, including financial, of an organization and successfully convey and gain commitment to them.
Demonstrate knowledge of legal issues relevant to sport organizations including sport personnel and the ability to determine appropriate solutions to legal problems.
National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM)
International Student Requirements:
-Official College Transcripts evaluated through World Education Services, Inc.
-Three Letters of Recommendation
-Statement of Professional Goals
Facts & Figures
Financial Aid: Yes
International Financial Aid: Yes
# of Credits Required: 30
Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): PA Resident- $442.00 Non-PA Resident $663.00 USD
In State Tuition (per year): $7,956.00 per year (18 total credits) USD
Out State Tuition (per year): $11,934.00 per year (18 total credits) USD
Classification: Master's College or University II
Locale: Fringe Town
Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999