Nipissing University - Graduate Studies

Label Label Label


Nipissing University - Graduate Studies

Faculty:Schulich School of Education
Degree:Master; Online; Distance
Field of Study:Education, General
Thesis Based:Yes
Course Based:Yes
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $9,890
Careers:College and Other Vocational InstructorsSchool and Guidance CounsellorsEducation Policy Researchers, Consultants and Program Officers


The Master of Education (MEd) program is designed to prepare educational leaders for learning environments such as classrooms, schools and other learning organizations. The program is ideal for education, healthcare and other professionals. The program is offered on a full-time and flexible full-time (flex-time) basis. The flex-time option has start dates in September and January, and is intended to allow working professionals to be engaged in continued employment in areas related to the fields of research. The Master of Education program is designed to be completed online and all MEd courses are offered online. Students may have the opportunity to register in select interdisciplinary on-campus courses at Nipissing University but these offerings are not guaranteed. The full-time MEd Program is a two-year program. Students in the flex-time option may complete within 3-4 years.​


Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*70 to 100
These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
    Applicants must hold a four-year undergraduate degree with at least a 70% average on the last ten full (20 semester) courses at the time of application to be considered for admission. NOTE: Education course grades are not used in the calculation of admission averages.
    Test Scores:
    • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 93] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 70] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5]
    Additional Admission Requirements:
    • Letter(s) of Reference
    • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
    • Statement of Research Interests

    * 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 04, 2023