Concordia University - School of Graduate Studies

School of Graduate Studies
1455 De Maisonneuve Blvd. W.
Montréal, QC
Canada H3G 1M8

Tel. (514) 848-2424 x 7325

Youth Work (GrDip)

Program Information
Faculty: Faculty of Arts and Science
Degree: Post-diploma
Field of Study: Youth Services/Administration
Description The graduate diploma in Youth Work prepares students for work with youth using an applied approach that integrates community youth development with clinical understandings. Emancipatory and psycho-education approaches will be emphasized as well as the capacity for innovative, ethical, and reflexive practice. As leaders in the youth work field, graduates will have developed advanced intervention skills, the ability to establish facilitative relationships and collaborative strength-based approaches in a range of contexts.
Website: Youth Work (GrDip) at Concordia University - School of Graduate Studies
Course Based? Yes
Length: 1 Year(s)
Cost per year:
Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%): 75
Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 95] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 587]

Evidence of some volunteer or work experience with children or youth is required, and both a letter of intent and interview are required for admission. Candidates must be aware that a Police Check will be required prior to an internship placement.

Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Statement of Research Interests
  • Work Experience

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Last Updated: July 24, 2018