Brandon University - Graduate Studies

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Education (Course-Route) (MEd)

Brandon University - Graduate Studies

Faculty:Faculty of Education
Field of Study:Counsellor Education/School Counselling and Guidance Services
Curriculum and Instruction
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
Special Education and Teaching, General
Course Based:Yes
Length:1 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $10,305

Cost shown includes auxiliary and compulsory fees.

Careers:Administrators - Post-Secondary Education and Vocational TrainingAdministrators in Education - Elementary and Secondary EducationSchool Principals


Students entering the Master of Education degree have the following options: the course route, where students complete 36 credit hours of course work in the course route; and the thesis route, wjere students complete 27 credit hours of course work and a 9 credit hour thesis in the thesis route.


Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 580] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Computer Based) [min. 237]
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Work Experience
Applicants are required to have: a B.Ed. degree, and a valid teaching certificate, and a minimum grade point average of 3.0. Applicants who are accepted to the Master of Education program may also be required to take 07:780 Graduate Scholarly Writing a part of their program. Only in exceptional circumstances will applicants without a B.Ed. degree be considered for admission. Applicants with a relevant undergraduate degree and professional experience may apply.

Students entering the Master of Education Program in Education are admitted via course route. Once 15 credit hours (including the 2 core courses: 07.714 and 07.752) have been successfully completed, the student, in consultation with the department chair, may submit an application to move forward into the thesis route for the Master of Education program, following the procedures outlined in the M.Ed. Thesis Protocol.

* 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 11, 2023