Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

Master of Education

Would you like to expand your career options and get ahead? Have you thought about working in educational leadership or research?

Then consider the Master of Education (MEd) program.

Designed for Canadian and international professionals who aspire to assume leadership and research roles in education, training, employee development, health care, private industry or government, the MEd offers flexibility. Study online, on campus or a combination of both, on a part-time or full-time basis. This 30-credit degree program includes courses in counselling, curriculum, educational leadership and inclusive education and is completed through a capstone, final project or thesis.

To learn more about how you can choose your route to an MEd degree, please explore both the Open Learning and TRU MEd web pages and the MEd Courses page.

 Calendar Description

The Master of Education program is a practitioner’s degree designed for students who wish to assume positions as educational leaders and capable researchers and who work in a variety of roles in education, health care, private industry and government. You will work closely with local educational communities of your choice, including public and private schools, industry, and government.

 Contact
Contact:Questions regarding:

Program Advisor
School of Education
edadvising@tru.ca
250-377-6048

  • The different courses available through the MEd program
  • Determining if the MEd program is right for you

Graduate Admissions Officer
Office of the Registrar
GradAdmissions@tru.ca
250-828-5402

  • Timing of admission (when to apply and when you can start)
  • Program application and admission
  • GPA assessment
  • Registration and tuition fees

Open Learning Student Services
Open Learning
student@tru.ca
1-800-663-9711 (toll-free in Canada)
250-852-7000 (Kamloops and International)

  • Taking online MEd courses (application, registration, cancellation, withdrawal, refunds)

International Admissions
TRU World
welcome@tru.ca
1-250-828-5252

  • Applying to the MEd program as an international student
  • Finding a TRU-approved educational agent in your area (agent@tru.ca)
  • Language requirements and the test of English skills for international students
  • VISA requirements
  • Studying in Canada

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