University of Toronto: Ontario Institute for Studies in Education - Graduate Studies

Master of Teaching (MT)

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Program Information

School:University of Toronto: Ontario Institute for Studies in Education - Graduate Studies
Faculty:OISE, Department of Curriculum, Teaching and Learning
Field of Study:Education, General
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
Secondary Education and Teaching
Description:The Master of Teaching program (for elementary and secondary) is one of the premier teacher education programs in Canada, combining a Master of Teaching degree with elementary or secondary teacher certification. Our program is suited for those who want to pursue a career in teaching combined with graduate study that may lead to a doctoral program. Students will choose one of three program specializations (divisions): Primary/Junior, Junior/Intermediate or Intermediate/Senior.

The Master of Teaching is a graduate level teacher education program offered through the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education (OISE) at the University of Toronto. All OISE graduate studies programs operate under the umbrella of the University of Toronto School of Graduate Studies. So all applicants must utilize the University of Toronto School of Graduate Studies online application system to apply for admission to an OISE graduate studies program.

URL:Master of Teaching (MT) at University of Toronto: Ontario Institute for Studies in Education - Graduate Studies
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $34,220
Careers:College and Other Vocational InstructorsSchool and Guidance CounsellorsEducation Policy Researchers, Consultants and Program Officers

Admission Requirements


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

    An appropriate Bachelor's degree with high academic standing (equivalent to at least mid-B or better in final year) from a recognized university.

    Application Notes : Applicants should have experience working with groups of children or learners, preferably age-appropriate to the concentration to which you are applying. English Language Proficiency maybe required by the applicant. The Junior/Intermediate concentration requires one teaching subject. The Intermediate/Senior concentration requires two teaching subjects. Carefully review the list of available Teaching Subjects and prerequisites. Prerequisites are satisfied only by completed courses and/or courses documented in-progress (i.e. transcript). Provide intended teaching subject(s) only if you are confident the required prerequisites are fulfilled. If you are unsure, consider alternative teaching subjects or an alternative concentration.
    Additional Admission Requirements:
    • Letter(s) of Reference
    • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
    • Statement of Research Interests
    • Work Experience
    Transcripts, academic reference letter, professional reference letters, resume, statement of intent

    * 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 January 25, 2018