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Family Relations and Human Development

University of Guelph

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

The Family Relations and Human Development program of University of Guelph is a field of study offered by the Department of Family Relations and Applied Nutrition. We are a unique, interdisciplinary academic unit focused on integrating research and practice.

Overview

The Family Relations and Human Development program of University of Guelph offers an MSc and a PhD, which involve a combination of course work and a research thesis. For the PhD the completion of a qualifying exam is also required.

Research Capacity

Building on core theory and methodology courses to support thesis work, this scientist-practitioner orientation prepares graduates to pursue an academic or professional career in a variety of settings.

Are you interested in:

  • Child, Adolescent and/or Adult Development and Aging
  • Gerontology
  • Parent-Child and Family Relations
  • Human Sexuality
  • Program Evaluation, Intervention and Research Methodology

Career opportunities

  • Direct service or supervisory capacity in government
  • Community and human services
  • Academia
  • Private sector or public agency work
  • Research related positions

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Quantitative Research Methods
  • Applied Statistics
  • Qualitative Research Methods
  • Applied Factor Analysis & Structural Equation Modelling

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
  • A minimum 75% average in the last 2 years of study
  • Grades of at least 75% in applied statistics and social science research methods courses

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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