Are Canadian Universities publicly, or privately owned?

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Canadian universities for the most part are public ally owned.  Of course that doesn’t mean that you can get out of paying you tuition.  Recently the Canadian government has decided to allow private universities, although to my knowledge there are no significant private universities yet. The Canadian government funds most of the cost of running […]

What is the difference between coaching, teaching, and training?

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According to http://www.dictionary.com here are the three definitions: Coaching: To train or tutor or to act as a trainer or tutor. Teaching:  To give instruction, especially as an occupation. Training: To prepare physically, as with a regimen: train athletes for track-and-field competition. My personal understanding of what these three terms mean is much clearer: To coach is […]

How many years do I need to go to school to become a psychiatrist and how much is a psychiatrist’s annual salary?

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In North America, once you have completed a Bachelor’s degree (undergraduate degree) at an accredited university and are accepted to medical school, nine years of further education are required in order to practice independently as a psychiatrist. Undergraduate medical school programs in Canada and the United States are generally four years long, followed by a […]

How many years of college do I need to become a Psychologist?

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To become a psychologist you’ll need two areas of schooling.   First you’ll need a bachelor in which you’ve majored in psychology, that alone will take three to four years of full time school, depending on which school you attend.  At this point you can use your degree for a variety of occupations; however, if you […]

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