Please note that each Master of Education degree program will require at least one of following routes. See specific programs for available routes.
- Comprehensive-Course Route (30 credit hours of study)
- Internship Route (internship plus 24 credit hours of study)
- Paper Folio Route (paper folio plus 24 credit hours of study)
- Project Route (project plus 24 credit hours of study)
- Thesis Route (thesis plus 18 credit hours of study)
Master of Education Degree Regulations
For students substituting or in replacement positions an official letter from the school district office/employer verifying work experience is required. The letter should indicate total number of teaching days accumulated. This is to ensure the two years work experience requirement is met for admission.
Students are required to apply online for any of our graduate programs.
Due to the volume of applications received and the processing procedures involved for each competition we are unable to accept applications received after the advertised programme deadlines. For further information on the Graduate Programs offered by the Faculty of Education at Memorial, contact:
- February 1st - Begin the program either spring or fall semester
- September 15th - Begin the program winter semester
Application Fee: $50.00
Due to the volume of applications received and the processing procedures involved for each competition, we are unable to accept applications received after the advertised programme deadlines.
If you are considering applying for educational leave in order to pursue a Master of Education program, you should first apply to the program. If you are not granted educational leave, but are accepted to the program, you can commence your studies on a part-time basis or request a deferral of admission.
Memorial University has three semesters per academic year commencing with Fall:
|Fall Semester:||September 1 - December 31|
|Winter Semester:||January 1 - April 30|
|Spring Semester:||May 1 - August 31|
Semester start and other important dates at Cape Breton University may differ from Memorial's. It is the responsibility of students taking CBU courses to note the differing dates for course add, drop, commencement, end, etc.
Tuition Fees and Structure
Please refer to the School of Graduate Studies document:
Duration of the Program
|Maximum of seven years||Masters|
|Maximum of seven years||PhD|
Faculty of Education
Memorial University of Newfoundland
St. John's, NL A1B 3X8
Telephone: (709) 864-8553 / 864-8587 / 864-3402 / 864-3324
Facsimile: (709) 864-4379