University of Toronto: Ontario Institute for Studies in Education

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Counselling and Psychotherapy (MEd)

University of Toronto: Ontario Institute for Studies in Education

Faculty:OISE, Department of Applied Psychology and Human Development
Field of Study:Counselling Psychology
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $10,760
International: $34,220


Our Master of Education, Counselling and Psychotherapy, is a course-based professional development program providing the theoretical and practical skillsets for licensure as a registered psychotherapist in a variety of settings, such as non-profit agencies, post-secondary schools, mental health centres and private practice.


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
    An appropriate bachelor’s degree. This is typically a 4 year (20 full-year course equivalent) program, 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.

    Additional Admission Requirements:
    • Letter(s) of Reference
    • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
    • Statement of Research Interests
    • Work Experience
    ​The 1-year minimum is a guideline for the amount of experience we expect. We do not have the resources to approve or recommend a particular position or setting for interested applicants.

    * 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 22, 2023