Program Comparison

Which Program Is Right For You? 

The various programs below are designed with different constituencies of students in mind. Find the program to suit you.

Doctoral Programs

Degree

PhD Doctor of Philosophy


EdD Doctor of Education


Features Dissertation, culminating in a thesis examination  

Dissertation, culminating in a thesis examination

Focus on improvement of practice through blending theory with practice

Benefits

TQS upgrade, career and career path advancement, research opportunities

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TQS upgrade, Potential career advancement

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Format/Length 4+ years
(variable, average completion: 12-14 terms)
Coursework once/ week each term, afternoons/ evenings
4+ years
(variable, average completion: 12-14 terms)
Cohort format, evenings and weekends
Admission Requirements Master's degree CGPA 3.5, variable per program Master's degree CGPA 3.5, variable per program
Application Deadline January 31 Variable, by program
Tuition 17/18 academic year
(3 terms/year)
$1,834.63/term $4,798.44/term includes books, catering, program specific events, guest speakers, telebook, cohort support

Master's Programs

Degree

MEd Master of Education


MEd Master of Education
In-Community cohort format

Features coursework and a comprehensive examination coursework and a comprehensive examination
Benefits TQS upgrade TQS upgrade
Format/Length Average 2 years (6 terms) variable format
Coursework once a week each term, afternoons/evenings
Units: 20 - 45
2 years (6 terms)
Friday evenings/Saturdays for six terms
Units: 35
Admission Requirements Undergraduate degree. CGPA of 3.0, variable per program Undergraduate degree. CGPA of 3.0, variable per program
Application Deadline February 15
Exception: Counselling Psychology January 15
March 15
Tuition 17/18 academic year
(3 terms/year)
$1,834.63/term $2,910.88/term includes program specific events, guest speakers, telebook, cohort support, Site Assistant
Degree
MEd Master of Education TESL/TEFL
MA Master of Arts
Features 5-week orientation, 7 courses, comprehensive examination, may take additional electives Coursework and a thesis
Benefits Potential career advancement TQS Upgrade
Format/Length

17-month program

Daytime classes

Units: 40

Average 3 years or less, variable completion times, non-cohort
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Units: 25 - 39

Admission Requirements Undergraduate degree. CGPA of 3.0

TOEFL/IELTS of 93/70
Undergraduate degree CGPA of 3.0, variable per program
Application Deadline January 31
(interview component)
February 15
Tuition 17/18 academic year
(3 terms/year)
$7,149.58/term please note other fees apply see program page
Cultural literacy support
$1,834.68/term
Degree
MSc Master of Science
 
Features Coursework and a thesis  
Benefits TQS Upgrade  
Format/Length Average 3 years or less, variable completion times

Units: 28
 
Admission Requirements Undergraduate degree CGPA of 3.0, variable per program  
Application Deadline February 15  
Tuition 17/18 academic year (3 terms/year) $1,834.68/term  

Graduate Diplomas

Degree GDE Graduate Diploma in Education
 
Themes/Cohorts Various, see: Graduate Diploma in Education
 
Benefits Use credits from GDE to apply for 1 year MEd EP  
Format/Length 2 Years (6 terms)
Evening and weekend classes and 2 weeks in July or August.
Units: 30
 
Admission Requirements Undergraduate degree CGPA of 2.5, Teaching Certificate  
Application Deadline Various, check: Application Information
 
Tuition 17/18 academic year
(average 5 units/term)
$301.80/unit  

Learn more about the careers available to you with a Graduate Degree in Education!

For further information on each program see our Areas of Study pages or our Degrees and Diplomas page. You are also invited to contact our faculty members and/or our program area staff for further assistance. 

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TQS - Teacher Qualification Services (see this online service page for full details and restrictions).

Tuition does not include additional ancillary fees.

This information is meant as a quick guide to our programs and is not comprehensive - see individual program pages for full details, deadlines and tuition fees.