St. Francis Xavier University - Graduate Studies

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School:St. Francis Xavier University - Graduate Studies
Faculty:Faculty of Education
Degree:Master
Field of Study:Education, General
Description:The Master in Education program is grounded in two main purposes: a space for students to understand their professional knowledge and to make meaningful links among this knowledge, and the conceptual and theoretical knowledge of educational research.

StFX offers a M.Ed. degree with specialization either in Educational Administration and Leadership or in Curriculum and Instruction. In both streams students must complete the specified core courses, and choose electives appropriate to their interests.
URL:Education at St. Francis Xavier University - Graduate Studies
Careers:College and Other Vocational InstructorsSchool and Guidance CounsellorsEducation Policy Researchers, Consultants and Program Officers

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*70
Prerequisites:*

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

    Students must have completed a Bachelor of Education degree or its equivalent; earned an average of at least 70% in the BEd Program or have placed in the top 25% of the BEd graduating class and, completed at least two years of successful teaching before enrolling in the first graduate course. Applicants who don't posses a bachelor of education can get accepted if they have a teaching license equivalent to a Nova Scotia Initial Certificate (TC5) or been employed in a teaching capacity for at least two years in a professional school or post-secondary institution.

    * 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 July 07, 2014