Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

Master of Education

Highlights

Offers thesis, final project or capstone course options. Designed for the working professional involved in education, training or employee development, this program is structured for full- or part–time study.

Careers

Designed for students who wish to assume positions as educational leaders and capable researchers, who work in a variety of roles in education, health care, private industry and government.

Admission Requirements

Selective admission

  • Four-year baccalaureate degree or equivalent, with a minimum B average (GPA of 3.00 on a scale of 4.33) in at least 60 credits. Applicants with a four-year baccalaureate degree or equivalent who have a GPA below 3.00 (but not below 2.50) may take TRU’s Graduate Certificate in Educational Studies to gain admission into the MEd program.
  • Applicants who did not complete their undergraduate degree from an English language university normally must have one of the following to enter the M.Ed. program:
    • a minimum TOEFL score of 570 with a TWE of 4.5 or higher (paper-based test).
    • a minimum TOEFL 230 with an Essay of 4.5 or higher (computer-based test).
    • a minimum TOEFL (IBT) 88 with no section below 20.
    • IELTS of at least 6.5 with no bands below 6.5.
    • CAEL of at least 70 with no subtest below 60.
    • Successful completion (or exemption) of TRU ESAL Level 5.
  • Official copy of educational transcripts for all post-secondary education (in original language and a certified copy in English) or a letter of permission from the student's home institution.

Next Steps

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Contact

Specific questions about this graduate program?
Email: gradadmissions@tru.ca
Phone: 778-471-8398