Postgraduate Certificate in Mental Health and Addiction

Waikato Institute of Technology Ltd

Subject area

Health not elsewhere classified

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Entry requirements

Candidates are required to have gained:
1. an undergraduate degree assessed as relevant by the Team Manager, or
2. a qualification approved as equivalent by the Team Manager.
Candidates who have not gained a relevant undergraduate degree or equivalent qualification may submit a portfolio and, if the application is successful, may be admitted on an ad eundum statem basis.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The Postgraduate Certificate in Mental Health and Addiction provides specialised and applied mental health and addiction knowledge for people with existing bachelor degrees looking to gain entry into the mental health and addiction industry.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Other Health at this level can earn:

$61,000

Median earnings one year after study

$60,000

Median earnings two years after study

$66,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

76%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

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Provided by:

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Website:

http://www.nzno.org.nz

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Vic Davis Mental Health Under graduate Training Scholarship

Provided by:

Vic Davis Memorial Trust

Value:

$10,000

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 444 204
Phone: (0800) 294 6832
Fax: (07) 838 0707
Email: qau@wintec.ac.nz
Web: http://www.wintec.ac.nz

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Sources

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