M.Ed. On Campus

Counselling Psychology

University of Toronto

36 months
37730 CAD/year
10070 CAD/year
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The Counselling Psychology program of University of Toronto provides individuals with the opportunity to learn and develop counselling skills appropriate for a variety of work settings.


During the Counselling Psychology program of University of Toronto students are encouraged to develop their courses and practicum learning experiences to suit their own goals. Examples of the types of goals for which suitable programs of study could be developed are adult counselling and psychotherapy, college and university counselling centres, career counselling, geriatrics counselling, multicultural counselling, and community mental health and family life centres. The program of study provides students with the basic preparation for certification as a Certified Canadian Counsellor (CCC) with the Canadian Counselling Association (CCA).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theories and Techniques of Counselling and Psychotherapy 
  • Practicum l: Interventions in Counselling Psychology and Psychotherapy 
  • Cognitive and Personality Theory and Assessment 
  • Ethical Issues in Professional Practice in Psychology and Psychotherapy 
  • Individual and Group Psychotherapy: Families and Couples Counselling 
  • Family Therapy

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 72 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An appropriate bachelor's degree of any background or discipline, with a grade equivalent to a University of Toronto B+ or better in the final year, from a recognized university.
  • At least one year of relevant experience.

Work experience

  • At least one year of relevant experience.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    37730 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 37730 CAD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    10070 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10070 CAD per year during 36 months.


  • 3,021 CAD (domestic)
  • 10,779 CAD (international)

Living costs for Toronto

1502 - 2563 CAD /month
Living costs

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


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.

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