Admission to Master of Education Programs

Application deadline December 1 for Summer start.

Step One -- Review upcoming Faculty of Education Graduate Program Offerings

Step Two -- Review M.Ed. Admission Requirements

Step Three - Applicant Completes the Master of Education Application:

Application for Admission

Applicant completes application online.

Academic transcripts

Applicant uploads unofficial transcripts in the online application. Unofficial transcripts must be provided for all post-secondary institutions applicants have attended or are attending.

Three References

Contact information for three referees who are willing to submit a confidential assessment via the online system.

  • One referee under whom the applicant has studied at the university level
  • Two referees with whom the applicant has worked professionally, preferably referees who have served in a supervisory capacity.

Applicant's c.v.

The applicant's curriculum vitae (c.v.) must be included in the application package. The applicant's c.v. includes academic background, work experience, awards, scholarships and publications.

Letter of intent

A Letter of Intent indicating the candidate's reason for applying (e.g., the nature of interest in the program and the intended career outcome upon completion) is included in the application package.

Financial Assistance

Applicants intending to pursue full-time studies may apply for a graduate assistantship through the Faculty of Education by completing the Student Application for Graduate Assistantship - Graduate Programs in Education form available online at Please refer to the Awards and Scholarships section of the calendar.

Additional documentation

If additional documentation is required, the Office of Graduate Studies and Research in Education will contact the applicant.


Step Four -- Admission Interview

Applicants selected for consideration may be invited to a scheduled admission interview. To accommodate applicants from a greater distance these interviews may be conducted by teleconference or videoconference.


We invite you to contact us at:


Graduate Studies & Research in Education (TH421)

4401 University Drive

Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada

T1K 3M4