Counselling and Mental Health BA (Hons)

York St John University

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Course info

UCAS CODE BX91
On our Counselling and Mental Health programme, you’ll learn to help people in a range of settings. Our course gives you the knowledge you need to make a difference. Help people in a range of situations with confidence and care. While studying with us you will:Explore the theories and research methods used in counselling and mental healthDevelop the skills and professionalism you need to achieve your career goalsGain practical experience that gets you ready for the workplaceApply your knowledge ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

Education
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
95th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
103rd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
56th

Start date and duration

Start date
13-SEP-21
Full Time
3 Years

Counselling, Psychotherapy and Occupational Therapy

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 80 = 20% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Counselling, Psychotherapy and Occupational Therapy graduate salary at this uni
£17,000
UK Counselling, Psychotherapy and Occupational Therapy graduate salary
£22,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, March 2021

Entry requirements
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Counselling, Psychotherapy and Occupational Therapy

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Psychology
74%
Sociology
27%
Biology
21%
English Literature
17%
English Language
16%

Tuition fees

For students from

Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£12,750 per year
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International Students
International Fees
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Latest Counselling Skills (General) reviews

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Ellen
19 Feb 20

Counselling and Mental Health BA (Hons)

Positive mostly. Met great people, Got a job through uni and built my...
SR
Student Reviewer
31 Jan 17

Counselling and Mental Health BA (Hons)

Good, the uni offers lots of support with freshers problems (first time away from home, being independent, housing...

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How Counselling Skills (General) students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 19 reviews

5 star 27%
4 star 52%
3 star 21%
2 star 0%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 910 reviews

5 star 28%
4 star 55%
3 star 15%
2 star 2%
1 star 0%
York St John University
CompUniGuide ranking
103rd
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.0)
York St John University is situated on a single campus, across 11 acres of ground and within walking distance to the centre of York. The university has invested £46 million to enhance the facilities on campus since 2011 and now boasts bioscience laboratories, a multi-purpose sports park, and dedicated newsrooms, editing suites and music production facilities. The university will also welcome a Creative Centre in 2021 which boasts views of York Minster, flexible teaching spaces and a 200-seat auditorium. It will be a space to cultivate creativity and breathe life into new ideas.

Where you'll study

York St John University

Lord Mayor's Walk York
YO31 7EX United Kingdom Nearest train station: York  0.4 miles away

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