Please read all the application procedures carefully before you begin the application process.
Visiting students and prospective students who have not been admitted to the MC, GDC, or PMCC programs may be permitted to register in up to two approved GCAP courses on a first-come, first-served basis, space permitting.
This option is only available to current and post-Master's learners who are not currently enrolled in the MC, GDC, or PMCC programs. Eligible applicants may apply to register in MC courses on a first-come, first-served basis, space permitting. Courses taken as a non-program learner may be directly applied toward the program in accordance with the degree requirements if a learner is accepted as a program student. Grades on courses completed as a non-program student will be considered in the admission process. However, the GCAP is under no obligation to admit non-program learners into the MC program. To apply to take a course as a non-program learner, please contact email@example.com.
Please see below to determine the best fit for your situation:
Post-Masters Certificate in Counselling
For students who have completed a Master's degree in Counselling, Applied or Educational Psychology elsewhere and would like to take 3-4 courses.
Western Dean's Agreement
For students who are attending a Psychology-related Masters at another western Canadian university.
For psychology-related Masters program graduates who are missing 1‑2 courses for licensure purposes.
Note for Undergraduate Students: We are not currently offering graduate-level courses to students who do not have a Counselling-related Master's degree completed or in progress.
The following are deadlines to apply as a non-program student:
Late applications are not assessed nor retained for future consideration.
New non-program students must contact firstname.lastname@example.org to confirm eligibility prior to submitting a non-program application and submitting the non-refundable fee. Course registration is not possible until our office has completely processed your application.
Once your application has been processed, current non-program students do not have to submit additional non-program applications. You will be able to register in future courses through the online registration system.
The following deadlines are for non-program course registrations:
Course registration is not possible until our office has completely processed your application. Existing non-program students can proceed to registering in courses.
Information effective September 1, 2020 to August 31, 2021.
Updated September 10 2021 by laurab