Admission

Admission

Program Intake

  • September 

Application Deadline - Admission Open Time

  • Admission is open from Feb 1st to Apr 12th. Please notice that early application gives you the advantage of having fewer applicants on more spots available.

Admission Requirements:

  • An educational background consisting of a bachelor's degree; or a two-year Diploma/Certificate with five-year work experience.  
  • Readiness to learn within creative group settings.

Acceptance into the program is determined through the admission process and successful participation in an admission interview.

Application for Admission:

PLEASE PROVIDE THE FOLLOWING:

A. Application Form 

B. A non-refundable Application Fee (domestic students: $40).

C. Supportive Documents (see below):

  1. RESUME, OUTLINING THE FOLLOWING:
    • Educational background (please include copies of transcripts, certification or proof of academic standing).
    • Work and volunteer experience
  2. TWO LETTERS OF RECOMMENDATION:
    • Letters from people who have known you over a period of time, and are able to comment on your personal and professional readiness for the program.
    • It is best if the letters are sent to you (the applicant) to be included in your application. However, they can be also sent directly to the coordinator. 
  3. PERSONAL ESSAY (DOUBLE-SPACED, TYPED, 2-3 PAGES) INCLUDING:
    • A description of events that have shaped your life and encouraged you to apply to the Expressive Arts Therapy Program.
    • An assessment of your readiness to undertake this training.
    • Expectations you have of the program and what you have to offer.

To submit the completed application for admissionPlease fill in the (above) application form and save it on your computer as a pdf file. Save also all the supportive documents on your computer as pdf files. Then send all those documents directly to the coordinator (Ofir Gabay, ogabay@langara.ca). Then, please call the Registration Office at 604-323-5322 and choose/dial # "1" to pay the $40 application fee for the Expressive Arts Therapy Program. You may also pay your application fee through feeportal.langara.ca. All the documents need to be provided as pdf files. 

Registration / Continuing Studies Main Office Hours of Operation: Monday to Thursday: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm; Friday: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm.

Note: After receiving and processing your application, the coordinator will invite you (within 10 days) for an interview.