In addition to the Faculty of Graduate Studies requirements, entry requirements include:
a) A completed bachelor’s degree in Education or Psychology with a grade point average of 3.00 (equivalent to a "B" or 70 per cent in many universities) over the courses taken during the last two years of study.
b) A minimum of 30 units (5.0 full-course equivalents) completed in psychology is required prior to application. All prerequisite coursework must be completed with a grade of "B-" or above.
c) A curriculum vitae and a concise rationale for the application (500 words or less).
d) Two letters of reference.
e) For applicants required to provide proof of proficiency in English, a minimum TOEFL score of 97 (Internet-based test), an IELTS score of 7.0 (Academic version), or a MELAB score of 83. The test must have been taken within the last two years. When requesting that official TOEFL test scores are forwarded to the University of Calgary, please indicate institution code 0813. Proficiency may also be met by completion of Tier III of the International Foundations Program (IFP) with minimum grades of "B" on Academic Writing & Grammar, "B" on Reading Comprehension & Proficiency, and "B" on Listening Comprehension & Oral Fluency.