University of Lethbridge - School of Graduate Studies

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Counselling Psychology (M.Ed)

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Program Information

School:University of Lethbridge - School of Graduate Studies
Faculty:School of Graduate Studies
Field of Study:Community Health Services/Liaison/Counselling
Description:The Master of Education (Counselling Psychology) program is designed to provide training for people who want to develop professional skills and certification in counselling psychology. The emphasis of the program is on the provision of counsellor training for those individuals who aspire to be a Canadian Certified Counsellor or Registered Psychologist.

URL:Counselling Psychology (M.Ed) at University of Lethbridge - School of Graduate Studies
Length:24 Month(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $3,333

This cost estimate is for Year 1 of the program.
Careers:Addiction CounsellorsFamily, Marriage and Other Related CounsellorsCommunity and Social Service Workers

Admission Requirements


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

    Admission Requirements for MEd (Counselling Psychology) - University of Lethbridge baccalaureate degree or its academic equivalent. Relevancy of undergraduate degree (preference for degrees in Education or Psychology followed by degrees in Social Work or Nursing). - Minimum grade point average (GPA) of 3.00 in the terms containing the last 20 graded university courses (60.0 credit hours). - Breadth of undergraduate courses in counselling, educational psychology or psychology. Particular emphasis is paid to courses in human development, personality, psychology of learning, and counselling skills.

    Test Scores:
    • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 580] or Test of Written English (part of TOEFL) [min. 6.5] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 93]
    Additional Admission Requirements:
    • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
    • Work Experience
    Relevant work and/or volunteer experience. Preference is given to applicants who have two or more years of teaching and/or counselling experience. Volunteer experience in counselling settings is also desirable.
    Cost Notes : This cost estimate is for Year 1 of the program.

    * 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