Counselling Psychology

About Counselling Psychology

The Counselling Psychology Graduate Program assists students in developing the knowledge, skills, and understanding necessary to work as professional counsellors in a wide variety of settings. The program is characterized by relatively small classes, ongoing contact with a program supervisor, and a focus on the practicum/internship component of counsellor preparation.

Programs

Master of Arts in Counselling Psychology (Thesis)

About the Master of Arts in Counselling Psychology (Thesis)

This program integrates the psychology of learning and the learning sciences. The program has two focus areas: special education and learning and development.

Program information

Level: Graduate

Program length: 2 to 3 years

Intake: 15

Includes summer term: Yes

Unpaid practicum

Full-time or part-time: Full-time (intensive)

Department: EPLS

Location: UVic

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Master of Arts in Counselling Psychology (Project)

About the Master of Arts in Counselling Psychology (Project)

This program integrates the psychology of learning and the learning sciences. The program has two focus areas: special education and learning and development.

Program information

Level: Graduate

Program length: 2 years

Intake: 15

Includes summer term: Yes

Unpaid practicum

Full-time or part-time: Full-time (intensive)

Department: EPLS

Location: Online

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Careers

What you can do with a degree in counselling psychology:

  • Educational counsellor
  • Addictions counsellor
  • Family counsellor
  • Career counsellor
  • School psychologist