University of Lethbridge

Faculty of Education

Counselling Psychology


4401 University Drive

Lethbridge, AB T1K 3M4


Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Counselling Psychology

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The PhD in Education is a theory and practice-rich research degree where students will address significant issues and professional practice within a particular concentration:

  • Learning, Teaching, and Curriculum
  • Formal and Distributive Leadership
  • Counselling Psychology

The program will prepare research-literate individuals for careers in a variety of educational and professional contexts which increasingly base their inquiries on research-based studies. These contexts include schools, school districts, professional practice in counselling psychology, professional associations, community and government agencies, colleges, and universities.


Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

International Student Requirements:

Master of Education or Master of Arts with Education Major Minimum GPA of 3.5 (based on 4.0 scale) on all graded Master’s level courses 2 years of experience as Professional Educators or Counsellors ELP if required - iBT TOEFL = 93 or IELTS – at least 6.5 with no band less than 5.5
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