The Master of Education (MEd) program is available on a part-time basis in Barrie, Bracebridge, Brantford, North Bay, Sudbury, and York Region and on a full-time basis in North Bay.
Application forms for admission to the MEd program can be downloaded from our website -  Application deadline dates are listed on the application form.

Required Documentation

The following documents must be submitted to the Office of the Registrar before an application for the Master of Education program will be evaluated:
 a) The MEd application form completed in full and accompanied by the non-refundable application fee;
 b) Official transcript(s). Official transcripts must be forwarded directly, from all universities attended, to the Office of the Registrar at Nipissing University. (Foreign transcripts not written in English must be accompanied by an officially certified English translation);
 c) Two confidential references, one professional and one academic, sent directly by the referees. References received from the applicant will not be considered. Use the forms entitled Professional Recommendation and Academic Recommendation enclosed with the application form;
 d) Copies of documents attesting to teacher education or teacher certification, if applicable;
 e) A résumé detailing professional and educational experience and a typed statement of 500 words or less explaining the value of undertaking a Master of Education program in your teaching/learning environment;
Applicants whose first language is not English will be required to submit the results from either the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) including the Test of Written English (TWE) component or the International English Language Testing System (IELTS).
The required minimum score for TOEFL is 600 on the paper-based test or 250 on the computer-based test with a minimum score of 5.5 on the TWE. The test is administered by the Educational Testing  Servicce:

The requirement for IELTS is a minimum overall score of 7 with scores of at least 6.5 in reading and listening and scores of at least 7 in writing and speaking. The test is administered by IELTS Test Centre Canada: E-mail: