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Forensic Psychology

University of Ontario Institute of Technology

24 months
Duration
18790 CAD/year
7579 CAD/year
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About

The Master of Science (MSc) in Forensic Psychology from University of Ontario Institute of Technology combines disciplinary and specialized study in the field, study in research methods and statistics, and applied learning experiences to prepare students to work in a variety of settings. 

Overview

Specifically, the Master of Science (MSc) in Forensic Psychology from University of Ontario Institute of Technology will prepare students for careers related to the following:

  • Administration in provincial and federal programs.
  • Advertising and marketing.
  • Behavioural science and statistical research in government organizations.
  • Design and evaluation of community programs.
  • Research and/or teaching in college and university settings.
  • Research and practice in behavioural science crime units within law enforcement.
  • Research in mental health institutions, hospital settings, justice-related institutes, correctional facilities, pharmaceutical industry and educational entertainment industry.
  • Trial consulting.

Programme Structure

Research areas:

  • Children and the law
  • Detection of deception
  • Evidence-based policing
  • Eyewitness memory
  • Forensic neuroscience
  • Geographic profiling
  • Interrogations and confessions
  • Investigative interviewing
  • Psychopathy
  • Sexual violence
  • Wrongful conviction

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Hold a four-year undergraduate degree or equivalent in Psychology or a related field (e.g., Neuroscience, Computer Science, Biology, Criminology) at a recognized institution. Students with both Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degrees are encouraged to apply.
  • Overall academic standing of at least a B (GPA: 3.0 on a 4.3 scale or 73 to 76 per cent), with a minimum academic standing of B+ (GPA: 3.3 on a 4.3 scale or 77 to 79 per cent) in the final two full-time years (four terms) of undergraduate study, including elective courses.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18790 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18790 CAD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    7579 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7579 CAD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Oshawa

1100 - 1700 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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