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Couple and Family Therapy

University of Guelph

M.Sc.
24 months
Duration
13674 CAD/year
4754 CAD/year
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About

The Couple and Family Therapy program of University of Guelph is a field of study offered by the Department of Family Relations and Applied Nutrition.

Overview

The Couple and Family Therapy program of University of Guelph is a unique, interdisciplinary academic unit focused on integrating research and practice.

The MSc CFT field of study is two years (24 continuous months) in length. Students will complete either a Major Research Paper or a thesis. Graduating students will meet all the requirements to become a Registered Psychotherapist (Qualifying) with the College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario (CRPO). 

Research Expertise

Research approaches include qualitative (e.g.: discourse analysis, grounded theory, narrative analysis) and quantitative methods. 

Are you interested in:

  • Family Therapy and Discourse
  • Analysis
  • Sexual or Gender Minorities
  • Sexual Issues
  • Romantic and Family Relationships
  • Families with Children with
  • Disabilities and Chronic Health Conditions

Career opportunities

  • Private practice
  • Community based agencies
  • Family health teams
  • Hospitals and mental health facilities
  • Educational institutions

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Power Relations and Diversity in CFT
  • Practicum in Couple and Family Therapy
  • Externship in Couple and Family Therapy
  • Clinical Issues in Couple and Family Therapy
  • Theories and Methods of Family Therapy
  • Professional Issues

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
B

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
89
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An honours bachelor’s degree or equivalent, typically including coursework in psychology (particularly developmental psychology), sociology, social work, and/or family relations
  • A minimum 75% average in the last 2 years of study
  • Grades of at least 70% in applied statistics and social science research methods courses
  • Personal maturity and relevant work/ volunteer experience

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13674 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6837 CAD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    4754 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2377 CAD per semester and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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