Program Information

School: Vancouver Island University
Faculty: Education
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Elementary Education and Teaching
Secondary Education and Teaching
Description: This program is designed for university graduates who have earned an appropriate discipline-based undergraduate degree and who wish to become professionally certified teachers. This is a 1½-year post-degree, 62 credit professional program leading to a Bachelor of Education that can only be earned as a second degree. Course work and field experience is completed over three full-time semesters with intake only occurring in the Fall of each academic year. All academic courses are delivered on campus in Nanaimo and does not run during the summer months.

Applicants can apply for the elementary and/or secondary teaching option(s). Coursework will have either an elementary or secondary focus with supporting practicums. Either option will prepare applicants for teaching at the middle school level.

URL: Education – Post Baccalaureate Degree at Vancouver Island University
Length: 18 Month(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $17,369
Careers: Secondary School Teachers,Elementary School Teachers

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 64 to 67
Additional Admission Requirements:

  • Statement of Research Interests