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Education, M.Ed.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #301 (ARWU) ,
The M.Ed. allows for studies by professionals in the field of education. Courses are offered in the evening (fall and winter) and during summer months (May/June and July/August). Summer institutes are developed to provide opportunities for intensive studies in related areas. Some of the specializations offer innovative delivery modes. The M.Ed. has flexibility to adapt to the needs of cohorts.

About

The Master of Education program is offered through two departments:

  • The Department of Curriculum, Teaching and Learning offers study in a wide array of curriculum areas and streams (or specialized areas such as curriculum theory, development and reform; and inquiry into teacher practice and professional development); Language and Literacy Education; and Second Language Education.
  • The Department of Educational Administration, Foundations, and Psychology offers specialization in the areas of: Educational Administration; Cross-cultural, Sociological, and Philosophical Foundations of Education; Guidance and Counseling; Inclusive Special Education; and Adult and Post-Secondary Education.

Accreditation

A number of the university's programs hold accreditation by provincial, Canadian and/or international professional accreditation bodies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Educational Administration
  • Language and Literacy Education
  • Second Language Education
  • Inclusive Special Education
  • Guidance and Counseling
  • Adult and Post-Secondary Education

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    86

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3
Recommended score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of 3 or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

  • Two or more years of teaching or appropriate work experience
  • Four-year Bachelor's degree (or equivalent)
  • CV/Resume
  • Statement of Intent
  • Letters of Recommendation: 2

Work Experience

At least 2 year(s) of work experience are required.

Two or more years of teaching experience or appropriate work experience

Tuition Fee

  • International

    10916 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10916 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    4962 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4962 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Living costs for Winnipeg

  • 1056 - 1650 CAD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

To encourage the development of research, the university offers a number of research support programs. A creative works support program is also offered to enhance the overall quality of artistic production at the University. These programs are administered on behalf of the university by the VPRI and Office of Research Services.

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