University of Guelph-Humber

Psychology

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Program Information

School:University of Guelph-Humber
Degree:Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study:Psychology, General
Psychology, Other
Description:Find your niche. Through our program you will examine theories and research exploring human thought, feeling and behaviour. Study the brain. Learn research skills. Discover how psychology plays a role in every area of society—business, health, sports, entertainment, law, communication and more. Get the mix of theoretical knowledge and experience that will prepare you for continued study or to be competitive in the workplace immediately following graduation. Upon graduation, you will earn an Honours Bachelor of Applied Science in Psychology and a Diploma in General Arts & Science with an optional third credential (certificate).

A solid foundation in psychology will drive your success. Your first two years introduce you to key concepts and provide foundational courses, including Developmental Psychology; Social Psychology; Research Methods; and Personality. You will also build your skills in critical thinking and effective writing. You have the option to pursue one of three certificates in years three and four: Intercultural Relations, Organizational Behaviour or Research Skills and Analysis. In years three and four, your courses will become more focused and offer more applied study. In your final year, you will choose between an honours seminar and thesis. In the third-year course Applied Study in Psychology, you will integrate psychological theory and research with at least 100 hours of workplace experience.
URL:Psychology at University of Guelph-Humber
Course Based:Yes
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
Provincial: $6,570
National: $6,570
International: $20,841

Values quoted are based on 2017-18 tuition rates and are subject to change. For full tuition and student fee information, visit https://www.guelphhumber.ca/sfs/tuition-and-fees.
Careers:Psychologists

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*75 to 80
Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English (ENG4U) 

As an Ontario high school applicant, you are required to have your Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD). Your admission average will be calculated using your top six 4U/M courses including subject requirements. Estimated minimum range for admission is 75-80%. If your admission average does not meet the cut-off for the program to which you have applied, you may submit an additional Student Profile that may be considered if your average is within a discretionary range of the determined cut-off range (up to 5%). If you have an admission average of 70–74.9%, it is strongly recommended that you submit a Student Profile to be considered for admission. High school applicants from outside of Ontario, transfer applicants or international applicants should visit our website for admission requirements.

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on September 11, 2017

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