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Guidance and Psychological Counseling, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #398 (BCR) Ankara, Turkey
The Guidance and Psychological Counseling Program at METU Northern Cyprus Campus is designed to develop psychological counselors who are well-qualified through state of the art knowledge in the field. Students completing the program will be prepared to serve in a broad array of career settings available to them upon graduation, in a variety of areas where the skills they acquired are valued.

Overview

Built on the foundation of classical tradition, the Northern Cyprus Campus develops the self-assured and competitive psychological counselors of the future. Moreover, the Guidance and Psychological Counseling Program offered at METU Cyprus is the only undergraduate degree program offered by METU in this field. Our contemporary academic program embraces what is current and innovative in the field and blends it with METU expertise, providing students with the opportunity to put the knowledge and skills they gained into practice in the course of their study.

A very broad range of career possibilities exist for graduates of the program. They can work as psychological counselors at public schools or private educational institutions. Career positions can also be found in human resources departments of different types of organizations or at institutions that provide psychological care.

The Counseling Laboratory located on the Campus and practice sessions offered by the program allows students the capability to develop:

  • professional skills
  • competencies in their fields of expertise while pursuing their studies.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    240 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • General Psychology
  • Introduction to Guidance and Counseling
  • Human Relations in Education
  • Introduction to Education
  • Language and Expression
  • Social Anthropology

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    8

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  • Minimum required score:

    106

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General Requirements

  • There is no application fee
    • Photograph
    • Passport
    • High School Diploma and its translation (Turkish or English)
    • Official Transcript
    • Official Transcript Translation (Turkish or English)
    • Valid Exam Result
    • Financial Guarantee Letter
    • ACT/SAT
    • International Baccalaureate
    • BTEC - QCF Diploma
    • Advanced Placement Test (AP)
    • International AS and A Levels Qualification

Tuition Fee

  • International

    9450 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9450 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    6624 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6624 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
  • Resident:37,590.00 TL/year
  • Non-resident: $9450

Living costs for Ankara

  • 1600 - 2350 TRY/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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