Master of Education

The Master of Education (MEd) program is designed to prepare educational leaders for learning environments such as classrooms, schools and other learning organizations. The program is ideal for education, healthcare and other professionals.

Graduate Learning Outcomes - MEd (page 1) and PhD (page 2).pdf 

(Please carefully review the document above as the learning outcomes for each program are different).

Related Links

​​Master of Education (MEd) Handbooks
Review the requirements, policies and proceudres of the Master of Education (MEd) program. Review the procedures to complete The MEd Thesis and The MEd Major Research Paper (MRP)

Proposed MEd/PhD Course Schedules

Confirmed MEd/PhD Course Schedules

Register for MEd/PhD Courses

Nipissing University Bookstore 
Order the required texts for your courses through our bookstore. Required texts are required for the FIRST class in both online and onsite MEd/PhD courses.

Nipissing University Research Ethics Board (NUREB) and TCPS2 Online Tutorial
NUREB Application Procedures and TCPS2 Online Tutorial. All graduate students who are planning to apply for NUREB approval for a Thesis, MRP or Dissertation research study, must complete the free, online TCPS 2 Tutorial before applying.

The program is offered on a full-time and flexible full-time (Flex-time) basis. The Flex-time option is intended to allow working professionals to be engaged in continued employment in areas related to the fields of research. The majority of courses are offered online, however students may have the opportunity to register in selected onsite courses at the Nipissing University North Bay campus. The full-time MEd Program is a two-year program. Students in the Flex-time option may complete within 3-4 years.​

Full-time vs Flexible time (Flex-time) in MEd.pdf

Courses in the Fall, Winter or Spring/Summer terms are scheduled in one of three ways: (i) online via Blackboard Learn (ii) onsite over a series of weeknight sessions, or, (iii) onsite over a series of weekends.

To learn more about the Master of Education program at Nipissing University, please use the links to the left and review our Master of Education Handbooks. You may also click here for the Graduate Studies in Education (MEd & PhD) information session presentation.

For general inquiries regarding the Master of Education Program please contact us at GradEd@nipissingu.ca