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Educational Studies M.Ed.

students standing on the Trent bridge, talking about their course, enjoying a coffeeThe Master of Education in Educational Studies program is deeply aligned with Trent University's mission, offering a truly interdisciplinary approach to educational studies. This interdisciplinary focus, combined with a critical theory approach, a commitment to Indigenous education, an established record of strong partnerships and collaborations with school boards and local communities, and most importantly a focus on social and ecological justice, make this program unique among others of its kind. The courses and research committees are designed to foster collaboration across a number of disciplines, theoretical perspectives and frameworks. Students can draw on the expertise of core faculty from a range of disciplines, including education, business administration, English literature, Indigenous studies, history and psychology.

Degree Type

  • M.Ed.

Ontario Secondary School Requirements

General Admission Requirements:

  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD)
  • A minimum of six Grade 12 4U or 4M courses, including program specific prerequisites
  • A minimum 70% overall final average (unless otherwise specified)
  • ENG 4U with a minimum of 60%

Program Specific Prerequisites:

The minimum requirement for admission to a Master's program is a 4 year Bachelor's Degree (or the equivalent), from a recognized university. Overall academic average of at least an upper second-class standing (B+/77%)