In addition to fulfilling the Masters in Child Life and Pediatric Psychosocial Care program's Admissions Requirements, please review the complete application checklist here. Download a copy of the Confidential Professional Reference here. Download a copy of the Volunteer Hours Form here. Please note the full hours of volunteer experience must be complete and verified on this form by June 30, 2020.
An online application is required to be filled out through the School of Graduate Studies at McMaster University. Please visit the "How to Apply" section of the School of Graduate Studies for more information. When you are ready to begin the application process, click here
Every applicant will receive a MacID. This does not imply acceptance to the program, but is required to log into McMaster's Mosaic system. If you already have a MacID, please use this when applying.
To begin the online application process, you will need to select the stream you are applying to so you can be directed to the appropriate page. Some application components will be received through the online application portal, and others will be sent to our program directly by mail or email. Please refer to the application checklists above for instructions.
Please monitor Mosaic for updates regarding the status of your application. Our program will update your application checklist in Mosaic to confirm when components have been received.
Following successful submission of an online application, you will receive an email confirming that your application has been received by the department.