Application Process – Master of Counselling

Apply to the Master of Counselling Program in 8 steps!

  1. Complete an Application Form, and pay a non-refundable application fee of $50
  2. Submit official transcripts documenting a bachelor’s degree from a recognized institution.  Notes:
    • Minimum GPA of 2.75.
    • One set in an envelop sealed by university or universities attended/attending with certified translations where necessary.  Select the appropriate pre-requisite form to list the selection of courses that you feel meet our criteria. You will also be required to submit a scanned copy of your supporting transcripts. Pre-requisites: BC applicants  Pre-requisites: AB applicants
  3. If degree was earned outside the recognized universities: Canada, USA, UK, NZ, Australia, Ireland), please submit proof of English proficiency.
  4. Submit a copy of your curriculum vitae résumé.
  5. Submit three letters of professional reference using City University of Seattle’s Recommendation for Admission Form
  6. Complete this Background Information Questionnaire
  7. Provide a writing sample. You will be required to submit an admissions essay and an on site writing sample. Your admissions essay must be submitted with your application. Please click here for admissions essay guidelines.
  8. Submit a photocopy of a piece of photo ID showing current name.  If applicable, submit any name change documentation (marriage certificate, legal change of name).

Please select the applicable checklist for your submission package. Checklist for BC or use the Checklist for Alberta. Once application is complete, we will contact you for an interview.

British Columbia applicants please send or email all documents to:

City University of Seattle, Vancouver BC Site
Attention:  MC Admissions Office
789 West Pender Street, Suite 310
Vancouver, BC V6C 1H2 Canada

Alberta applicants please send or email all documents to:

City University of Seattle, Calgary, AB Site
Attention:  MC Admissions Office
1040 7th Avenue SW, Suite 120
Calgary, AB T2P 3G9 Canada