Professional Psychology

University of New England

M.Sc. Online
12 months
29976 AUD/year
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Master of Professional Psychology at University of New England provides selected psychology graduates with a fifth year of professional training in psychology. The Master of Professional Psychology is an approved Student Income Support course. Eligible students may apply for Youth Allowance or Austudy.

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Master of Professional Psychology at University of New England course is delivered online and can be studied full-time or part-time. Graduates of the course complete an additional one-year Psychology Board of Australia approved internship to be eligible for general registration as a psychologist in Australia.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

Career Opportunities

Registered psychologists have a unique skill set that is valued in a wide range of workplaces across the private, public and non-government sectors. These include: schools, hospitals, community health services, academic and applied research settings, law courts, prisons, defence forces, private practices, consulting firms, market research companies, and many more.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Adult Psychological Disorders 
  • Psychological Interventions with Adults 
  • Clinical Psychological Assessment 
  • Counselling Skills and Professional Practice 
  • Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology 
  • Clinical Research Methods 
  • Psychology Practice Placement 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS or TOEFL needed


48 alternative credits



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.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

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 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated 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.
79 (required)
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
57 (required)

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 1. have done a National Police Certificate;
  • 2. have done a Working with Children Check; and
  • 3. have provisional registration with the Psychology Board of Australia.

Tuition Fee

  • National

    29976 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 29976 AUD per year and a duration of 12 months.

National fee- per unit price


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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