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Sports Psychology Schools in California

There are 25 schools in the state of California offering sports psychology programs. In 2010, 611 students graduated from programs at California sports psychology schools. 360 of all these students graduated with masters degrees and 105 students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

556 students graduate from programs in this state in sports psychology, on average, each year. This accounts for about 31% of sports psychology students who schools in the United States graduate. Specifically, 28 students graduated with certificates in sports psychology, 105 with an associate's level degree, 36 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 360 with a master's level degree, and 82 with a doctorate level degree.

25 sports psychology schools are located in this state. Of these, 14 schools are private, while 11 schools are public. While private sports psychology school tuition varies from $11,088 to $35,430, public sports psychology school tuition varies from $11,029 to $11,686.

Average tuition for sports psychology programs is $18,594. While the lowest tuition in this state, which is $11,029 per year, is at the University of California-Riverside, the highest tuition for sports psychology programs, which is $35,430 every year, is at Saint Marys College of California.

California schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees for students pursing sports psychology.

Sports Psychology Program Completions in California 2006 - 2010

556 students graduate from programs in this state in sports psychology, on average, each year. This accounts for about 31% of sports psychology students who schools in the United States graduate. Specifically, 28 students graduated with certificates in sports psychology, 105 with an associate's level degree, 36 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 360 with a master's level degree, and 82 with a doctorate level degree.

Sports Psychology Program Completions in California 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 33
  • Certificate 2007: 100
  • Certificate 2008: 77
  • Certificate 2009: 44
  • Certificate 2010: 28
  • Associate 2006: 64
  • Associate 2007: 62
  • Associate 2008: 46
  • Associate 2009: 77
  • Associate 2010: 105
  • Bachelor 2006: 23
  • Bachelor 2007: 29
  • Bachelor 2008: 15
  • Bachelor 2009: 26
  • Bachelor 2010: 36
  • Master 2006: 215
  • Master 2007: 270
  • Master 2008: 277
  • Master 2009: 323
  • Master 2010: 360
  • Doctorate 2006: 68
  • Doctorate 2007: 80
  • Doctorate 2008: 87
  • Doctorate 2009: 82
  • Doctorate 2010: 82

Sports Psychology Program Availability in California

Schools in this state offer a total of 43 programs in sports psychology. Of these programs, close to 27.9% are programs at the certificate level. The remaining programs are degrees at the masters level, the doctoral level, the associates level, and the bachelors level.

Sports Psychology Program Availability in California

  • Certificate: 12
  • Associate: 8
  • Bachelor: 3
  • Master: 11
  • Doctorate: 9

Career Trends

Psychologists, All Other — Salary by Percentile

Psychologists, All Other — Salary by Percentile

Psychologists, All Other — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 37960
  • 25th Percentile: 70590
  • Median: 100250
  • 75th Percentile: 115860
  • 90th Percentile: 131310

Career Trends

Psychologists, All Other — Employment Trend

Psychologists, All Other — Employment Trend

Psychologists, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 85070
  • Median Salary 2007: 91070
  • Median Salary 2008: 101550
  • Median Salary 2009: 98050
  • Median Salary 2010: 100250
  • Total Employed 2006: 1700
  • Total Employed 2007: 2250
  • Total Employed 2008: 2110
  • Total Employed 2009: 1530
  • Total Employed 2010: 1240

California vs National Sports Psychology Employment

California vs National Sports Psychology Employment

  • Employed in California: 11.600% (1240)

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1. John F Kennedy University

100 Ellinwood Way
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523-4817
(925) 969-3300

John F Kennedy University offers two programs in sports psychology. Out of those, students are offered one certificate in sports psychology by JFK University and one master's level sports psychology degree. It is located in the suburbs of Pleasant Hill, California. Overall, 1,530 students seek degrees in 34 JFKU programs.

2. Mount St Mary's College

12001 Chalon Rd
Los Angeles, CA 90049-1599
(310) 954-4000

Mount St Mary's College is a 4-year institution, founded in 1925. The Mount is located near Los Angeles, CA. This school offers subjects such as psychology and math. This small school offers one certificate, ten associates level degrees, 26 bachelors level degrees, 13 degrees at the masters level, and one degree at the doctoral level to students. 2,862 students sought degrees from the 41 programs at this liberal arts college in 2010. The Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities accredits MSMC. The Mount is one of 26 liberal arts colleges in California.

3. Chabot College

25555 Hesperian Blvd
Hayward, CA 94545
(510) 723-6600

Chabot College offers two sports psychology programs. More specifically, it offers students one sports psychology certificate and one associate's level sports psychology degree. This school, which is 2.3 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Hayward, CA. It is one of 163 public post-secondary institutions in California. This big school is the third largest institution in the state of California offering sports psychology.

4. Saint Marys College of California

1928 Saint Marys Road
Moraga, CA 94556
(925) 631-4000

Saint Marys College of California offers one program in sports psychology and SMC is located in the suburbs of Moraga, California. This school is the second largest institution in the state of California offering sports psychology.

5. Argosy University - San Francisco Bay Area

1005 Atlantic Avenue
Alameda, CA 94501
(510) 217-4700

Argosy University-San Francisco Bay Area is a for-profit 4-year institution. It is located in the suburbs of Alameda, California. This school is one of several campuses. Argosy offers subjects including psychology and business management. It offers one certificate, four degrees at the bachelors level, seven masters level degrees, and five degrees at the doctoral level to students. In 2010, 867 students sought degrees from the 12 programs at this school. The Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities accredits Argosy.

6. The University of La Verne

1950 Third St
La Verne, CA 91750-4401
(909) 593-3511x4900

The University of La Verne is located in the suburbs of La Verne, California. La Verne offers two sports psychology programs. Out of those, it offers one degree at the master's level in sports psychology to students and one doctorate level degree in sports psychology. La Verne ranks fifth in terms of enrollment in the state of California.

7. Palo Alto University

1791 Arastradero Rd
Palo Alto, CA 94304-1337
(800) 818-6136

Palo Alto University is located in Palo Alto, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and PAU offers one sports psychology program. It is the third largest institution in the state of California offering sports psychology in terms of programs.

8. The Institute of Transpersonal Psychology

1069 East Meadow Cr
Palo Alto, CA 94303
(650) 493-4430

The Institute of Transpersonal Psychology offers three programs in sports psychology. Specifically, students are offered one sports psychology certificate by it, one degree at the master's level in sports psychology, and one degree at the doctorate level in sports psychology. This school, which is near the center of the city, is in Palo Alto, CA. Overall, 498 students pursue degrees in four programs at ITP.

9. Alliant International University

10455 Pomerado Road
San Diego, CA 92131-1799
(866) 825-5426

Alliant International University is near San Diego, CA. It offers three programs in sports psychology. More specifically, Alliant offers one certificate in sports psychology to students, one master's level sports psychology degree, and one doctorate level degree in sports psychology.

10. Argosy University - Orange County

601 South Lewis Street
Orange, CA 92868
(714) 620-3700

Argosy University-Orange County is located in the suburbs of Orange, California and it offers one program in sports psychology. 925 students seek degrees in 19 Argosy University-Orange County programs, overall. It is the ninth largest institution in the state of California offering sports psychology.

11. Golden Gate University - San Francisco

536 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94105-2968
(415) 442-7800

Golden Gate University-San Francisco offers one program in sports psychology and it is near the heart of downtown. In terms of programs, this school is the sixth biggest institution in the state of California offering sports psychology.

12. Antioch University - Santa Barbara

801 Garden St- Suite 101
Santa Barbara, CA 93101-1581
(805) 962-8179

Antioch University-Santa Barbara offers one sports psychology program and this school is in the center of Santa Barbara. 369 students pursue degrees in six Antioch University-Santa Barbara programs, overall. In terms of programs, this very small school is the second largest institution in the state of California offering sports psychology.

13. The Pacifica Graduate Institute

249 Lambert Rd
Carpinteria, CA 93013
(805) 969-3626x101

The Pacifica Graduate Institute is located in the suburbs of Carpinteria, California. It offers two sports psychology programs. Out of those, students are offered one master's level degree in sports psychology by it and one doctorate level sports psychology degree. This school is the tenth oldest institution in the state of California offering programs in sports psychology.

14. The California Institute of Integral Studies

1453 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 575-6100

The California Institute of Integral Studies is in the center of San Francisco. It offers three sports psychology programs. Specifically, this school offers one certificate in sports psychology to students, one sports psychology degree at the master's level, and one doctorate level sports psychology degree. It is a 4-year institution.

15. Claremont Graduate University

150 E Tenth St
Claremont, CA 91711-6160
(909) 621-8000

Claremont Graduate University is located in the suburbs of Claremont, California and this school offers one program in sports psychology. 2,265 students seek degrees in 52 programs at CGU, overall. It is the second oldest institution in the state of California offering sports psychology programs.

16. Azusa Pacific University

901 E Alosta
Azusa, CA 91702-7000
(626) 969-3434

Azusa Pacific University is located in the suburbs of Azusa, California. APU offers two programs in sports psychology. Specifically, students are offered one master's level degree in sports psychology by it and one sports psychology degree at the doctorate level. This school is a 4-year institution. In terms of programs, this school is the second biggest institution in the state of California offering sports psychology.

17. The College of Marin

835 College Ave
Kentfield, CA 94904-2590
(415) 457-8811

The College of Marin offers two sports psychology programs. Out of those, it offers students one sports psychology certificate and one associate's level degree in sports psychology. This community college is located in the suburbs of Kentfield, California. It is one of 98 community colleges in California. This public college is the third biggest institution in the state of California offering sports psychology in terms of programs.

18. National University

11255 North Torrey Pines Road
La Jolla, CA 92037-1011
(800) 628-8648

National University offers one sports psychology program and this school, which is very close to La Jolla, California, is located in a rural setting. It is a 4-year institution. This big school is the second largest institution in the state of California offering sports psychology.

19. American River College

4700 College Oak Dr
Sacramento, CA 95841-4286
(916) 484-8011

American River College is located in the suburbs of Sacramento, California. It offers two programs in sports psychology. More specifically, students are offered one certificate in sports psychology by it and one associate's level degree in sports psychology. Overall, 33,440 students pursue degrees in 165 programs at this college. In terms of enrollment, it ranks first in the state of California.

20. Fresno Pacific University

1717 S Chestnut Ave
Fresno, CA 93702-4709
(559) 453-2000

Founded in 1944, Fresno Pacific University is a 4-year institution. Fresno Pacific, which is near the center of the city, is in Fresno, CA. This school offers two certificates, one degree at the associates level, 65 bachelors level degrees, and 18 masters level degrees to students. In 2010, 3,356 students pursued degrees from the 80 programs at Fresno Pacific. Fresno Pacific offers subjects such as sports management and accounting. The Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities accredits this school.

21. The University of California - Santa Barbara

UC Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA 93106
(805) 893-8000

The University of California-Santa Barbara is in the suburbs of Santa Barbara, California. UCSB offers two sports psychology programs. Of those, this university offers students one sports psychology degree at the master's level and one sports psychology degree at the doctorate level. This public university is a public, 4-year, research institution.

22. Imperial Valley College

380 E. Aten Road
Imperial, CA 92251-0158
(760) 352-8320

Imperial Valley College is in Imperial, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This school offers two sports psychology programs. Out of those, it offers one sports psychology certificate to students and one degree at the associate's level in sports psychology. This school is one of 163 public post-secondary institutions in California. In terms of programs, this large school is the fourth largest institution in the state of California offering sports psychology.

23. Moorpark College

7075 Campus Rd
Moorpark, CA 93021-1695
(805) 378-1400

Moorpark College is located in the suburbs of Moorpark, California. It offers two programs in sports psychology. More specifically, it offers one certificate in sports psychology to students and one associate's level sports psychology degree. This school is one of 163 public post-secondary institutions in California. It is the ninth oldest institution in the state of California offering sports psychology programs.

24. Shasta College

11555 Old Oregon Trail
Redding, CA 96003
(530) 242-7500

Shasta College offers two programs in sports psychology. Specifically, it offers students one certificate in sports psychology and one degree at the associate's level in sports psychology. This college is located in Redding, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. Overall, 9,712 students pursue degrees in 99 programs at this college. It is the sixth oldest institution in the state of California offering sports psychology programs.

25. The University of California - San Diego

9500 Gilman Dr
La Jolla, CA 92093
(858) 534-2230

The University of California-San Diego, which is near the heart of downtown, is in La Jolla, CA and this university offers one sports psychology program. This big university is a public, 4-year, research institution. In terms of programs, this university is the eighth biggest institution in the state of California offering sports psychology.

26. The University of California - Riverside

900 University Ave
Riverside, CA 92521
(951) 827-1012

The University of California-Riverside offers one program in sports psychology and it is near the heart of downtown. 20,692 students seek degrees in 147 UC Riverside programs, overall. It is the second oldest institution in the state of California offering sports psychology programs.

27. MiraCosta College

One Barnard Drive
Oceanside, CA 92056-3899
(760) 757-2121

MiraCosta College offers two programs in sports psychology. Out of those, students are offered one sports psychology certificate by it and one associate's level degree in sports psychology. This college is located in the suburbs of Oceanside, California. 14,529 students pursue degrees in 171 programs at this college, overall. It is the fifth oldest institution in the state of California offering sports psychology programs.

28. Hartnell College

411 Central Avenue
Salinas, CA 93901
(831) 755-6700

Hartnell College, which is 0.6 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Salinas, CA and it offers one program in sports psychology. It is one of 98 community colleges in California. This community college is the fourth biggest institution in the state of California offering sports psychology in terms of programs.

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