SEPP/MBA Dual Degree

This dual degree program, within the Department of Sport & Exercise Sciences and the School of Business, allows students to receive a Master’s in Movement Science and Master’s in Business Administration combined, in a fraction of the time.

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS:

Master of Movement Science: Sport, Exercise, & Performance Psychology

  • The only program of its kind in Florida.
  • Community service, application, and research opportunities with faculty and fellow students.
  • A South Florida location, providing year-round sport, exercise, and performance activities ideal for hands-on experience.
  • The option to choose between an applied track for a more hands-on experience, a thesis track for a research-based option, or a dual track (combined thesis and applied).
  • Merit-based scholarships for applicants with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or greater.
  • Personal attention from distinguished faculty in small classes.
  • Full-and part-time options available.
  • Preparation for certification with the Association for Applied Sport Psychology (CC-AASP).

Master of Business Administration

  • A high-quality, student-friendly and caring environment.
  • Internationally accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).
  • Located in a dynamic and vibrant center of global trade and finance.
  • Student-centered approach to learning, small class sizes, and outstanding faculty.

CURRICULUM:

  • Applied track or Thesis track/MBA: 60 credit-hours OR
  • Applied AND Thesis Track/MBA: 69 credit-hours

SES CORE (6)

  • SES 546 Qualitative Analysis in Biomechanics 3
  • SES 616 Research Methodology in SES 3

SPORT, EXERCISE & PERFORMANCE PSYCHOLOGY (SEPP) (18)

  • SES 537 Sport Psychology3
  • SES 625 Motor Learning and Control 3
  • SES 662 Exercise Psychology 3
  • SES 673 Professional Ethics in Sport, Exercise, & Performance Psychology 3
  • PSY 531 Psychological Disorders 3

**Plus a choice of one of the following electives (3 credit hours minimum)

  • CSL 652 Individual Counseling Procedures 3
  • PSY 620 Behavior Modification 3
  • PSY 526 Health Psychology 3
  • PSY 594 Physiology and Treatment of Substance Abuse 3
  • PSY 639 Introduction to Neuropsychology 3

TO SATISFY THE SEPP APPLIED TRACK COMPONENT (9)

  • SES 660 Performance Enhancement Psychology 3
  • SES 677 Sport, Exercise & Performance Psychology Service Delivery 3
  • SES 678 Sport, Exercise, & Performance Psychology Professional Practice 3

Students may choose to enroll in both applied and research components adding 9 credits to their academic program.

TO SATISFY THE RESEARCH COMPONENT (9)

  • SES 624 Advanced Statistics for Sport & Exercise Science 3 OR
  • SES 630 Qualitative Research in SES 3
  • SES 689 Thesis I 3
  • SES 690 Thesis II 3

MS SEPP Total (33 applied or 42 applied and thesis)

MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (MBA) REQUIREMENTS

  • MBA 603 International Business 3
  • MBA 617 Technology & Information Systems 3
  • MBA 621 Managerial Finance 3
  • MBA 646 Marketing in a Dynamic Environment 3
  • MBA 660 Managerial Accounting 3
  • MBA 681 Economics for Strategic Decisions 3
  • MBA 682 Strategy Formulation, Implementation & Entrepreneurship 3
  • MBA 683 Leadership and Advanced Management Concepts 3
  • MBA 692 Social, Legal and Ethical Aspects of Business 3

MBA Total (27) Program Total 60 Credits (applied) or 69 Credits (applied & thesis)