Master of Education in School Counselling (BC, Canada)


AVAILABLE: In-class
REQUIRED CREDITS: 52
LOCATIONS and START DATES: Vancouver, BC: Fall, Winter | Victoria, BC: Fall


Program Details

City University of Seattle, a longstanding distance learning organization, offers a Master of Education (M.Ed.) in School Counselling program in British Columbia, Canada. The program is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities and approved by the Ministry of Advanced Education in British Columbia and eligible for the Teacher Qualification Service (TQS) upgrades.

Graduates of the MEd in School Counselling can enhance their career options by taking the Graduate Certificate in Applied School Counselling and Registered Clinical Counsellors with the B.C. Association of Clinical Counsellors.

CityU of Seattle's Masters of Education in School Counselling provides courses in the following areas:

  • research methodologies
  • ethics and law in school-based practice
  • counselling diverse cultures
  • mental health issues in schools
  • career, family and group counselling
  • assessment and evaluation
  • conflict resolution
  • career counselling

Effective In-Class Learning

This Masters level school counselling program utilizes weekend classes so you can combine your professional life with your studies. All 13 of your courses are taught by experienced school counselling practitioners over the course of two years with in-depth, personalized support throughout your schooling. Contact an advisor to learn about City University's Master of Education Programs and the additional Certificate in Applied School Counselling for those wishing to obtain Registered Clinical Counsellor designation.

Where CityU Can Take You

Graduates of CityU's school counselling program go on to become school counsellors, district counsellors or school administrative leaders. Other graduates choose to use their learning to increase their effectiveness in a classroom setting while benefiting from the approved Teacher Qualification Service salary upgrade our program provides.

Get Started Today!

If you are a certified teacher with a bachelor's degree from an accredited university, CityU's Master of Education in School Counselling degree for educators could be for you. Upgrade your learning, your salary and your job prospects by contacting a CityU advisor to learn more about CityU's B.C. Master of Education in School Counselling program.
M.Ed. Graduate Foundation Core (8)
ECC 509
ECC 510
ECC 511
School Leadership and Counselling Core (15)
ECC 513
ECC 514
ECC 515
ECC 516
ECC 601
ECC 602
School Counselling Emphasis (18)
EGC 530
EGC 533
EGC 536
EGC 539
EGC 542
EGC 545
Internship Courses (8)
EGC 605
EGC 607
EGC 609
EGC 611
M.Ed. Project or Thesis (3)
Choose one of the following:
EGC 640
EGC 641
Exit Requirements (0)
EGC 650
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