Graduate Studies Program Information

Department of Child and Youth Studies




Graduate Studies Program Information

The Multidisciplinary Difference

Welcome, and thank you for considering a Master of Arts in Child and Youth Studies!

**********IMPORTANT INFORMATION**********
CHYS GRADUATE PROGRAM APPLICATIONS WILL BE REVIEWED BEGINNING FEBRUARY 1 EVERY YEAR. PLEASE MAKE SURE TO SUBMIT AT LEAST YOUR APPLICATION BY THAT DATE TO QUALIFY FOR OUR PROGRAM. EASY SUBMISSIONS ON LINE:
https://experience.brocku.ca/Graduate_Study/GradStudies.ezc

 

Ours is a new, multidisciplinary program that brings together talented students and faculty dedicated to advancing research and practice about children and young people.

A multidisciplinary MA degree in Child and Youth Studies prepares students for:

  • Ph.D. Programs in Psychology, Sociology, Anthropology, Education, and related disciplines
  • Careers in social service agencies supporting children and youth
  • Positions in government agencies
  • Careers in education-related fields
  • Careers in child and youth care
  • Professional positions in related fields concerned with children and youth

 

Students accepted into the full-time MA program in Child and Youth Studies are eligible to receive Graduate Student Fellowships and Teaching Assistantships in the CHYS department.

The application deadline is February 1 every year. 

I encourage your individual questions and comments, and look forward to your application!

Dr. Christine Tardif-Williams, Graduate Program Director.

Any inquiries about the CHYS MA program may be submitted by logging on to Experience.brocku.ca. Your comments and questions will be forwarded to the CHYS Department by the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

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