University of Toronto: Ontario Institute for Studies in Education

Label Label Label

Social Justice Education (MEd)

University of Toronto: Ontario Institute for Studies in Education

Faculty:OISE, Department of Social Justice Education
Field of Study:Education, Other
Social Sciences, Other
Areas of Research:aboriginal and indigenous studies in education culture, communication and critical education critical race and anti-racism studies in education feminist studies and gender relations in education learning, work and change.
Course Based:Yes
Length:3 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $10,070
International: $41,600
Careers:College and Other Vocational InstructorsEducation Policy Researchers, Consultants and Program Officers


This program focuses on critical understandings of the social, historical, cultural, political, economic and ethical contexts of education. It is ideal for those interested in social justice, committed to social change, or aspiring to assume research-informed responsibilities in a school or community organization.


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
    Admission to the MEd program requires an appropriate bachelor's degree in a humanities, social science, or cognate discipline from a recognized university, with standing equivalent to a University of Toronto mid-B or better in the final year, and at least one year of professional experience.
    Application Notes :

    • Transcript(s) from each post-secondary institution attended
    • Two letters of reference (one academic and one professional)
    • A resume that provides clear and complete information about the applicant's work or field experience related to their proposed studies
    • Statement of Intent
    Additional Admission Requirements:
    • Letter(s) of Reference
    • Statement of Research Interests
    • Portfolio

    * 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 September 22, 2023