Nipissing University

Education (Junior/Intermediate)

Program Information

School:Nipissing University
Faculty:Faculty of Education
Field of Study:Education, General
Description:The Bachelor of Education (B.Ed.) program is a one-year full-time professional program that meets the requirements of the Ontario College of Teachers for teacher certification (Certificate of Qualification). It is open to applicants presenting proof of graduation with an approved undergraduate degree from an accredited university. The program provided by the Faculty of Education is rigorous and demands a high degree of commitment. To be successful, a student must display a sensitivity to pupils, a sense of responsibility to the teaching profession, and a respect for knowledge.

The Junior/Intermediate divisions comprise of Grades 4 through 10. Students will complete courses in curriculum studies, curriculum methods, and foundations in education. In addition, there are three practice teaching sessions for a total of 13 weeks of placement in elementary and secondary schools throughout the province.
URL:Education (Junior/Intermediate) at Nipissing University
Length:8 Month(s)
Cost per year:*

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*70

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Mathematics 

Applicants to the Bachelor of Education program (Consecutive) must hold a recognized undergraduate degree, all required teachable subject courses and be able to provide a transcript indicating that the degree has been conferred by June 2013 to be considered. Please note that applicants must have a minimum of ten full courses (20 semester courses) to their undergraduate degree, not including advanced standing credit, to be eligible for consideration.

Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 600] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 100] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 7] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 90]
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Work Experience

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on August 02, 2012