Master of Education in Special Education
Application deadlines: Ongoing
Application fee: CA$106
Full-time, Distance & online learning
International tuition: CA$24,631
Domestic tuition: CA$17,087
This Master of Special Education (MEd) is offered as a part-time online Master program or full-time in-person cohort, making it flexible and accessible for practicing teachers to undertake their Master's of Education while working. The VIU Special Education Master’s program is designed as a highly experiential learning environment. Graduate students are able to personalize their learning and build meaningful connections with the school communities they live and work in.
This program can be done
Completion of a Bachelor's degree with a cumulative grade point average of "B" in the final two years. A record of at least two years of successful teaching is preferred. Two current, confidential assessment reports. A letter of intent explaining why the applicant wishes to pursue graduate work in this area. Additionally for international applicants whose undergraduate study was not in English:\ Clear identification of the candidate's proficiency in written and conversational English, demonstrated by either of the following means: Completion of VIU's English Language Certificate Program The Duolingo English Test (only For Fall 2020 and Spring 2021) - 110
Domestic graduates of this program will be well-poised to assume Special Education positions at the school and district level. School districts in British Columbia report great difficulty in recruiting qualified Special Education teachers.
Nanaimo , Canada