Anyone else applying to UBC?

Discussion in 'Psychology [Psy.D. / Ph.D.]' started by Deslok, Dec 14, 2005.

  1. Deslok

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    I was under the impression that you could get into the doctoral program with a bachelor's degree, but I got this e-mail today from the program coordinator:

    "Yes, you have applied to the PhD program. I have changed it to the MA program, as your record shows that you have a bachelor degree. Upon completion of the masters program, then you will apply to the PhD program."

    Is the doctoral program completely separate from the MA program (i.e., will I have to apply to the doctoral program all over again just like everyone else who's applying?) or is it basically a continutaition of the MA program (i.e., pretty much everyone who completes the MA program in good standing continues on in the PhD program)?

    EDIT: Nevermind. The programs are separate. 2 years for the Master's, 3-4 for the doctoral.
     

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