Master of Arts in Counselling Psychology (MA)

Quick Facts

Master of Arts
Counselling Psychology
Education
On campus
Coursework + Thesis required

Application

 Deadlines for
Start dateStudents with Canadian or US credentialsStudents with international credentials
SeptemberDecember 1stDecember 1st
MayCheck with programCheck with program
JulyCheck with programCheck with program

All official supporting documents must be received by the deadline.

Program contact details

Scarfe Building
The University of British Columbia
Room 2522 - 2125 Main Mall
Vancouver
British Columbia, V6T 1Z4
Canada

Requirements

This program contains a practicum component for which a criminal record check is required.
Required by all applicants

Tuition / Program costs

FeesCanadian Citizen / Permanent Resident / Refugee / DiplomatInternational
Application Fee$96.50$156.00
Tuition *
Installments per year33
Tuition per installment$2,156.34$2,702.80
Tuition per year$6,469.02$8,108.40
Int. Tuition Award (ITA) per year (if eligible) $1,500.00 (-)
Other Fees and Costs
Student Fees (yearly)$832.00 (approx.)
Costs of living (yearly)starting at $13,561.00 (check cost calculator)
* Regular, full-time tuition. For on-leave, extension, continuing or part time (if applicable) fees see UBC Calendar.
All fees for the year are subject to adjustment and UBC reserves the right to change any fees without notice at any time, including tuition and student fees. In case of a discrepancy between this webpage and the UBC Calendar, the UBC Calendar entry will be held to be correct.

Data

 20132012201120102009
Applications3442424444
Offers1518141516
New registrations1017131415
Total enrolment6563575954
This program has a graduation rate of 95% based on 40 students admitted between 2005 - 2008. Based on 38 graduations between 2011 - 2014 the minimum time to completion is 2.16 years and the maximum time is 5.00 years with an average of 3.29 years of study. All calculations exclude leave times.
Admissions data refer to all UBC Vancouver applications, offers, new registrants for each year, May to April [data updated: 17 Mar 2014]. Enrolment data are based on March 1 snapshots. Program completion data are only provided for datasets comprised of more than 4 individuals. Rates and times of completion depend on a number of variables (e.g. curriculum requirements, student funding), some of which may have changed in recent years for some programs [data updated: 19 Feb 2015].

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