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Applied Track

Work With Performers

Acquire skills to increase focus and elevate performance.

From visualization to coach education to emotion regulation, you can help people improve their mental abilities to improve their performance. Our applied track fulfills coursework requirements for and provides mentored practicum hours for students working toward the CMPC® credential. To learn more, see the 2024-2025 SEPP Student Handbook.

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Credential Preparation

Learn more about how our program prepares students for their CMPC® credential in our student handbook.

2024-2025 Handbook

Hands-on Experience

Complete your required practicum hours to apply what you've learned in class through opportunities with our community partners.

Practicum Requirements


Registration for the Fall 2024 semester is open. The Fall 2024 Applied Track cohort curriculum of 39 credits can be found below. 

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First Year - Fall
Course TitleCredits
PSYCH 610 Counseling Micro-Skills3
PSYCH 621 Theories of Sport, Exercise and Performance Psychology3
PSYCH 627 Professional Ethics in Psychology3
First Year - Spring
Course TitleCredits
PSYCH 605 Applied Statistics and Methods3
PSYCH 625 Theoretical Orientations3
PSYCH 786 Pre-Practicum3
First Year - Summer
Course TitleCredits
PSYCH 721 Applied Sport and Performance Psychology3
Second Year - Fall
Course TitleCredits
PSYCH 738 Psychology of Sport Injury3
PSYCH 740 Multicultural Psychology3
PSYCH 787 Practicum I
Second Year - Spring
Course TitleCredits
PSYCH 730 Sport Sociology3
PSYCH 788 Practicum II3
PSYCH 790 Special Topics/Projects3
Progress toward Your

The Certified Mental Performance Consultant (CMPC®) certification signifies the highest standard of education and training in the psychological aspects of sport science. It may take anywhere from 3–4 years to become a CMPC®, including your master's degree and mentored hours. SEPP faculty hold the CMPC® certification and are eligible to supervise hours you are completing toward earning the CMPC® certification. The applied track offers various opportunities for students to progress toward the CMPC®.

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Professor Joanna Morrissey

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Not sure if the applied track is right for you? As a certified mental performance consultant, Professor Jo Morrissey can help you figure out your career goals.

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