Educational Studies, M.Ed. | Part time online | University of Alberta | Edmonton, Canada
24 months
8874 CAD/year
4486 CAD/year
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The program of Educational Studies at the University of Alberta supports ongoing professional learning for educators through a variety of courses and programs


Your credentials will be recognized worldwide, and you will learn with and from the best! 

Consistently ranked among the top four faculties of education in Canada, UAlberta’s Faculty of Education is home to award-winning teachers, internationally recognized researchers, educational innovators, and community leaders.

Learning outcomes

The MES provides you with the opportunity to complete an M.Ed. without taking a leave from your career. You can integrate your area(s) of educational interest throughout your studies while you explore the challenges and opportunities associated with facilitating educational improvement. The Educational Studies program at the University of Alberta is blended and cohort-based. Highly qualified, enthusiastic faculty ensure exceptional levels of individualized support for all students.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Educational Improvement
  • Leadership in Educational Settings
  • Foundations of Curriculum
  • Fundamentals of Educational Research
  • Leadership for Educational Change
  • Planning for Educational Change
  • Conducting Educational Research
  • Program Synthesis

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


Blended, Online

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants are normally required to have completed a four-year baccalaureate degree, or its academic equivalent, from an academic institution recognized by the University of Alberta. 
  • An admission grade point average of 3 on most 4-point grading systems or B on most letter grading systems, based on your most recent two years of full time study (or equivalent) is required.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8874 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8874 CAD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    4486 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4486 CAD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Edmonton

1201 - 1992 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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