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Counselling (BC, Canada), Master

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration

About

The program is approved by the Minister of Advanced Education and is designed to align with the requirements necessary to become a Registered Clinical Counsellor (R.C.C.) and/or a Canadian Certified Counsellor (C.C.C.).

CityU in Canada’s Master of Counselling Degree  is based on the scholar-practitioner model, taught by Canadian faculty who are in practice and scholars in the field.

Programme Structure

The program is widely recognized for its excellence in preparing graduates for professional practice and registration. Please download our information sheet or speak to an adviser for in class residency intensive dates.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    72 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    87

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

    Schedule TOEFL®
  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

    Schedule IELTS

Academic Requirements

Admission to the Master of Counselling degree program requires the completion of a 4 year undergraduate degree from a recognized post-secondary institution. The qualifying degree must include courses in the areas of Learning, Cognition, Personality and Human development for BC (four areas) and Learning, Development, and one of Personality or Counselling Theories in Alberta (three areas). Additionally, in the instance an applicant has no related counselling experience, a minimum of 50 hours of volunteer service is required.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    838 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 838 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National Applies to you

    580 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 580 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Seattle

  • 1480 - 2580 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

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