Master of Counselling

University of Auckland

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Entry requirements

A bachelor's degree or postgraduate qualification in education, counselling, nursing, social work, or similar; and at least three years experience in the practice of an appropriate profession.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Master of Counselling graduates will practise with a high level of competence in a diverse range of professional environments, utilising theory and research to inform their current and future practice. They will also make an effective contribution to the research environment by engaging in research practitioner dialogue and counselling-related research activities.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Human Welfare Studies and Services at this level can earn: