Program Information

School: University of Alberta
Faculty: Faculty of Education
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
Secondary Education and Teaching
Description: Do you dream of becoming a Science teacher? Physical Sciences can be taken as a major or minor as part of a Bachelor of Secondary Education. This major is primarily directed towards teaching Chemistry or Physics for Grade 7-12; areas of focus include Astronomy, Biochemistry, Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Environmental Sciences, and Mathematics. You can also take this major as part of a Bachelor of Science / Bachelor of Education combined degree.

This program is designed for students who already hold a university degree. The length of the after-degree will vary depending on how much of your previous university coursework is transferable. The after-degree can be taken at the University of Alberta or at one of our partner universities as part of our Collaborative Off-Campus Program.

URL: Physical Sciences (BEd in Secondary Education – After Degree) at University of Alberta
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*

This estimate is based on one year of full-time study, and represents only the tuition cost.

Careers: Secondary School Teachers

Admission Requirements

Additional Admission Requirements:

    This program does not allow admission directly from high school. All Applicants must present the following: a three- or four-year degree from an accredited postsecondary institution, and an Admission GPA (AGPA) of at least 2.0, or equivalent, based on the most recent graded and transferable ★24. The length of the program will depend on the courses that a student presents at the time of admission. The Secondary After Degree program length will depend on the courses presented at the time of admission.