The Advanced Diploma in Child and Youth Care is a 3-year program at Mohawk College.
Students learn prevention, intervention and treatment strategies to facilitate a positive change in children, youth and their families who experience a range of social, emotional and behavioural challenges.
The major components of the Child and Youth Care program are:
Introduction to Psychology
Introduction to Sociology
Legislation: Policies and Procedures
Advanced Interviewing and Counselling
Advanced Therapeutic Programming
Community Interventions and Resources
Students have a variety of academic and experiential learning opportunities both inside and outside of the classroom.
The Graduate Satisfaction Rate for this college is 80%.
Students have the opportunity to become a member of the Ontario Association of Child and Youth Care.
The students may have job opportunities in:
Child and Youth Workers
Child and Youth Counsellors
Youth Support Workers
Child and Youth Practitioners
The Graduate Employment Rate of this college is 88%.
Students must provide proof of their academic standing equivalent to the Ontario Secondary School Diploma (Grade 12 High School).
Subjects required: Grade 12 English.
Students whose official language is not English are required to submit TOEFL or IELTS Scores.
The above requirements are the minimum requirements and do not guarantee admission. The admissions committee will consider all evidence in the file and decide. To know more about the requirement….Read More
Required Document List
The Documents required are:
College Transcripts: The marks statement provided by the education board after completion of the previous academic qualifications.
Financial Documentation: The Proof that shows the financial background of the student.
Two Letter of Recommendation: This shows who recommended the student to pursue the degree.
Statement of Purpose: This is an essay or any written statement written by the student while applying.
Resume/CV: This provides a summary of the experience and skills of the student.
Tests Score statement: IELTS/TOEFL/PTE or other English proficiency testing results.