- Have you have already completed a four-year Psychology degree and want to achieve general registration? Our Master of Professional Psychology, plus one year of full-time supervised practice, will qualify you for a career as a Psychologist.
- Do you have a busy schedule? No problem. We have Psychology training workshops available on Saturdays during the semester, allowing you to integrate your studies with a work-life balance.
- Your studies and experience will prepare you to provide psychological assessment and intervention strategies across the lifespan in a variety of different settings.
- As a graduate from Master of Professional Psychology at University of Southern Queensland, you will be able to find employment as a general psychologist in a variety of public health and community services, as well as private practice.
The Master of Professional Psychology has received accreditation with conditions from the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC) as a fifth-year program in Psychology.
Ethical, Legal and Professional Issues
Comprehensive Psychological Assessment
Research Applications for Psychologists
Child and Adolescent Psychology
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
- All core courses are offered as on-campus Saturday workshops at USQ Ipswich.
DisciplinesPsychology View 100 other Masters in Psychology in Australia
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Completed an Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC)-accredited four-year sequence in psychology within the last 10 years (Honours AQF Level 8).
- Be eligible for provisional registration as a psychologist with the Psychology Board of Australia.
- Provide two satisfactory referee reports1 and a report to address the selection criteria (PDF 514KB) indicating your abilities to successfully undertake the professional and research components of the program.
- Provide a CV of your work and study history.
- If you have not completed your four-year bachelor degree within the last three years, you will need to demonstrate how you have maintained up-to-date knowledge and skills in the area of Psychology since completion of your bachelor degree, or equivalent.
- Be assessed in a face-to-face interview with a panel of school staff.
You may be able to use your work experience and other adjustment factors to increase your selection rank and meet USQ's entry requirements.
International30320 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 30320 AUD per year during 12 months.
National24400 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 24400 AUD per year during 12 months.
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