Improve Lives as a Skilled Scholar and Practitioner

With your Master's degree in General Psychology, you’ll be prepared for a variety of fulfilling careers. Training promotes a strong foundation in the science and practice of psychology, so by the time you graduate you have strong knowledge of psychological theory, research, and clinical applications.

Popular careers for graduates of the General Psychology Master progam include:

  • Research in behavioral sciences
  • Clinical care coordination
  • Case management
  • Substance abuse counseling
  • Behaviorial health administration
  • Human resource management

Accelerator Admission Details

Direct MAP Advanced MAP MAP Pre-Sessional English
GPA 3.0 3.0 2.5 2.5
IELTS 6.5 6.0 5.5  4.5
Program Start Date Spring or Fall Spring or Fall Spring or Fall Spring , Fall or Summer

Qualifying undergraduate degrees:
Bachelor’s degrees in: Psychology; Child Psychology; School Psychology; Counseling; School Counseling; Mental Health Counseling; Developmental Psychology; Education; Neuropsychology; Philosophy; Human Resources; Nursing

MAP Sample Coursework

Leadership and Innovation in Complex Systems (exclusively for Master’s Accelerator students)
Management of Technology (exclusively for Master’s Accelerator students)

Progression Details

Direct MAP Advanced MAP MAP Pre-Sessional English
Credits Earned Towards Degree 6 9 6 0
Progression Requirements Maintain status GPA of 3.25
No grade lower than a B, and approval from the Accelerator team
GPA of 3.25
No grade lower than a B, and approval from the Accelerator team
Successful completion of the Level 4 courses

Total credits required for degree: 36

Tuition Costs

Pre-sessional English
14-week Sessions 
Direct MAP
1 Semester
Advanced MAP
1 Semester
MAP
2 Semesters
Cost Per Credit After MAP Total Credits Required For Degree
$7,730 – $8,039 $15,080 – $15,683 $16,609 – $17,273 $25,131 – $25,624 $1,260 36

*tuition can vary based on semester of entry

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