Posts Tagged ‘sports programs’

PSB Academy Obtains ISPA Academic Accreditation

Friday, September 10th, 2010

PSB Academy, an esteemed academic institution in Singapore, has recently obtained Academic Accreditation from the International Sports Professionals Association for three new sports-related programs being offered at the beginning of 2011! The ISPA is very proud to include PSB Academy as one of its accredited institutions, and is looking forward to assisting in the growth and development these new programs. These three degree programs include:

There will be four intakes, beginning in January 2011, and the programs aim to reward students with international recognition and exciting career prospects in sport, exercise and leisure management.

Said Dr Susie Khoo, acting senior vice-president of PSB Academy,”Students will develop a sound knowledge of sports administration, physical fitness and wellness, bio-mechanics, exercise physiology, nutrition and sports psychology so that they are well-equipped for their careers as this industry takes off.”

For over 40 years, PSB Academy has been successfully providing students with diverse opportunities to be keen learners. Besides focusing on academic excellence, PSB Academy teaches students essential skills to meet life’s challenges effectively and thus scale new heights in their chosen paths.

Click here to learn more about PSB Academy.

The ISPA for Institutions!

Friday, June 25th, 2010

The International Sports Professionals Association (ISPA) provides accreditation for sports-related programs at academic institutions! Such programs may include, but are not limited to:

  • Athletic Coaching
  • Athletic Therapy/Training
  • Exercise Science
  • Massage Therapy
  • Movement Science
  • Sports Agent
  • Sports and Exercise Psychology
  • Sports Counseling
  • Sport Lawyer
  • Sports Management
  • Sports Media/Broadcast
  • Sports Media/Print Journalism
  • Sport Media/Public Relations
  • Sports Medicine
  • Sport Photographer
  • Therapeutic Recreation

The ISPA is currently in the process of accrediting three (3) sports-related programs for a prominent university in Singapore! This process includes a strenuous review and development of program curriculum, standards, student expectations, faculty, and facilities. Such accreditation yields a great deal of benefits for an institution, including:

  • Added credibility for new or existing programs
  • The creation of a competitive advantage by becoming more desirable to potential students and receiving more favorable reviews
  • A great deal of guidance and development for programs from the ISPA to meet accreditation standards
  • ISPA Student Accreditation for all students enrolled in the ISPA accredited program – an incredible resumé builder for new professionals!
  • Full service publishing and promotion of materials such as sports-related academic works, articles, research, and more through the ISPA and its Affiliates.
  • Strategic advertising and marketing assistance from the ISPA in the promotion of the Institution and its programs/practices throughout the global academic community

If you and/or your institution is interested in ISPA Institutional Accreditation and would like more detailed information on the accreditation process, benefits, qualifications, or other specifics, please contact:

Andrew Teunis

ISPA Director of Business Development

(312) 920-9522

ateunis@theISPA.org

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