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Degree Details

Master of Science (M.Sc.)

The Psychotherapy Program is a 20-month, course-based professional program. Courses cover introduction to advanced topics on mental health and evidence-based psychotherapy, with a specific focus on Cognitive Behavioural Therapy. The courses include 9 classroom-based courses and two clinical practicum courses. The classroom based courses will include didactic lectures, small-group tutorials, self-directed activities, class presentations and practical, hands on learning experiences.

Areas of Research

No research component

20 months; 5 terms
Required Credential:
Honours Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, Social Sciences or Health Sciences
Min. Admission Average: B+ Average (McMaster scale 8.5 GPA out of 12)
Program Type:
Course based
Program Options:
Typical Entry:
Typical Deadline:
2nd Friday in February