Bachelor of Education (Intermediate/Secondary)
The bachelor of education (intermediate/secondary) is a 51 credit hour, second degree program designed to prepare teachers of grades 7-12. Upon successful completion of the program, individuals will be qualified to teach in their designated academic disciplines. This full-time program, which extends over three consecutive semesters, is intended for candidates who have completed an appropriate bachelor's degree. It includes a two-week early internship and a one-semester internship placement.
To be considered for admission, individuals must have:
- Been awarded an approved bachelor’s degree from Memorial University or a university recognized by Memorial University.
- Completed 36 credit hours in an approved academic discipline. (Business studies, Newfoundland and Labrador studies and religious studies cannot be used to satisfy the 36 credit hour requirement.)
- Completed 24 credit hours in a second approved academic discipline.
- Achieved an overall average of at least 65 per cent in each of the sets of courses chosen above.
Our graduates teach in schools worldwide, where they enjoy considerable success in their chosen profession. The skills developed during this program will open up many other career paths. Our graduates also occupy leadership positions in other educational (non-school), business and industry settings.