Admission Requirements

We accept applications for our MSc program only from individuals who have Canadian citizenship or permanent residency status. We are unable to accept applications for this program from individuals who require a student visa to study in Canada.

The minimum criteria for the MSc Program are as follows:

  • A four-year undergraduate degree from an accredited university
  • A cumulative average of at least B+ (at UBC 76%) over the last two years of a four-year undergraduate degree, or at least 12 credits in the A- grade range (at UBC 80%) in courses at the 300 level or above
  • Prerequisite coursework in specific content areas
  • Online prerequisite course(s):
    • Audiology stream: AUDI 402 or equivalent (offered in January and May)
    • Speech Language Pathology stream: AUDI 402 and 403 or equivalent (402 is offered in January and May; 403 is offered in March)
  • Meet with or observe audiologists AND speech-language pathologists at work
  • Demonstrated English language proficiency (for non-native English speakers only) , see Application Checklist, Step 6

Most successful applicants exceed the above minimum criteria.