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Undergraduate Programs in Education

Undergraduate Programs in Education (UPE) offers two, four and five-year Bachelor of Education degrees (BEd) to prepare professional teachers for the K-12 school system. The degree is offered through three pathways: a Consecutive (After-Degree) Program, a Concurrent (Direct-Entry) Program and a Community-Based Program.


BEd Program

Admission Information or 403.220.5639

Graduate Programs in Education

Graduate Programs in Education (GPE) offers research oriented Master's (MA, MSc) and doctoral degrees (PhD) delivered on-campus as well as professional oriented Master's (MEd, MC) and doctoral degrees (EdD) graduate diplomas and graduate certificates offered off-campus.

Graduate Website

Programs or 403.220.5675

International Foundations Program

The International Foundations Program (IFP)provides students planning on doing degree programs at the U of C with an on-campus program to help them achieve their academic goals. Students in International Foundations Program gain fluency in their use of the English language while learning in an academic environment which prepares them for their university studies.

IFP Website

Programs or 403.220.3277

Integrated Services in Education

Integrated Services in Education (ISE) offers high-quality psychological assessment, prevention, and treatment services to improve the educational and psychological well-being of children, adolescents, adults and families.

ISE Website

Clinical Services or 403.220.2851

Galileo Educational Network

Galileo Educational Network is an independent, charitable organization that consists of thought-leading educators and a high profile Board of Directors. The Galileo Educational Network creates, promotes and disseminates innovative teaching and learning practices through research, professional learning and fostering external collaborations.

Galileo Network Website or 403.220.8942


Werklund School of Education offers various options for teacher preparation and graduate studies related to teaching second and additional languages.

Second Language Studies

Second language training is offered through Undergraduate Programs in Education (UPE) as part of the 5 year Concurrent (Direct-Entry) and 2 year Consecutive (After-Degree) Bachelor of Education program.

Graduate Programs in Education (GPE) offers second language studies as part of the Language and Literacy specialization.

UPE Second Language Studies

Language and Literacy specialization