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Degree

Master of Arts - Applied Social Psychology

master

Degree

Master of Arts - Applied Social Psychology

Quick facts

  • Tuition

    $22,998 CAD

  • Application fee

    $110 CAD

  • Duration

    2 years

  • PGWP

    3 years

  • Min GPA

    75 out of 100

Highlights
Practicum

These are mandatory and all come with course.

Deadlines

Term start & deadline Deadline
Fall-September 15-December-2023 2023-12-15

Overview

Master of Arts - Applied Social Psychology

The Department of Psychology at the University of Guelph offers a unique field in Applied Social Psychology (ASP) designed to prepare students for research careers in a wide range of applied and academic settings. 

ASP field has a strong social justice orientation and is best suited to students who wish to investigate social processes and problems, in areas that include: 

health and illness, gender, violence, prejudice, inequality, cooperation, culture, immigration, intergroup relations, science and technology.

University offers both Master's and Doctoral fields. The MA requires completion of course work in applied social psychology and methodology, as well as a practicum in an applied setting and the preparation and defense of a research thesis. 

Estimate your cost

Residency
Count of person

$29,974

Total costs

yearly

Details


Cost of living 1 person $7,404
Accommodation 1 bed room $6,976
Tuition 1 person $22,998

Hourly wage

Min wage

15.50 CAD / 1 hour

in Canada every student can work 20 hour per week

Required documents

  • (2) academic references
  • Transcripts
  • Statement of research
  • CV/Resume
  • Visa and Passport

Language requirements

GRE
not required
GMAT
not required

IELTS

6.5
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TOEFL

89
21
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21
writing
21
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21
reading

PTE

60
60
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60
writing
60
speaking
60
reading

Cambridge

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Language pathway (conditional offer) is available

Duolingo is currently not being accepted.

The English Language Certificate Program (ELCP) is an intensive academic English program designed to prepare you for academic success. You will learn the skills you need to succeed in university studies at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The 7-week terms include 20 hours of class per week.

Certificate of Proficiency

When you successfully complete the advanced level of the ELCP, you earn the University of Guelph Certificate of English Proficiency. This certificate meets the English proficiency requirements for admission to the University of Guelph and University of Guelph-Humber.

  • Levels 1 and 2 - High beginner level
  • Levels 3 and 4 - Low intermediate level
  • Levels 5 and 6 - Intermediate level - most students who have studied English in secondary school enter the program at this level or higher
  • Levels 7 and 8 - High intermediate level
  • Levels 9 and 10 - Advanced level. Completion of both Level 9 and Level 10 meets the English proficiency requirement for entry into undergraduate and graduate degree programs

What level should you apply for?

You do not need to apply for a specific level. You will be tested during the first week of the semester and placed in the appropriate level of the English Language Certificate Program according to your performance.


Academic background and requirement

Honours BA/BSc (or equivalent) in Psychology or affiliated field, with a minimum B+ average 

Career opportunities

  • Applied Researcher
  • Research Consultant
  • Program Evaluation
  • Policy Analyst/Advisor
  • Psychologist

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