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UVic Bachelor of Education - Degree (2018/19)

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Although you will be physically located in Cranbrook, during the 4-year program you will be a student of College of the Rockies for the first year, and then a UVic student for years 2 - 4.

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*These prices are for domestic students and may not be 100% accurate. However, these estimates will give you an adequate idea of tuition and fees for our programs. These prices do not include textbook costs. All prices are subject to change.

Program Overview

In conjunction with COTR, University of Victoria (UVic) offers a four-year Bachelor of Education degree in Cranbrook. This four-year program prepares students to be classroom teachers (Grades K-7). Graduates of this program receive a UVic Bachelor of Education degree and qualify for a BC teaching certificate. This program is completed entirely at the Cranbrook COTR campus.

Admissions Requirements for Entering Year 2 UVic Bachelor of Education Degree Program

  • Completion of at least 30.0 COTR credits, of course work acceptable to UVic's Faculty of Education that include English, Canadian Studies, laboratory science, mathematics and electives.
  • Demonstrated competency in written English.
  • An average grade of at least C+ on your most recent session. If your most recent session is less than 24 credits, you must have a grade average of at least C+ on your most recent consecutive 24 credits.

For detailed admission requirements visit our the Bachelor of Education Degree program website.

UVic Graduation Requirements

The Bachelor of Education Degree is awarded to students who have successfully completed the four-year Bachelor of Education Program. The credential is granted by UVic. UVic Department of Education does have the option of a fifth year in Curriculum and Instructional Studies.

Upon completion, students apply for a Professional Teaching Certificate issued by the BC Teacher Regulation Branch.

Program Structure

Year 1

You will enrol at College of the Rockies in first year University Studies courses. We strongly advise that you discuss your plans to enter year two of the UVic Bachelor of Education degree program with an Education Advisor prior to selecting your first year courses.

Year 2,3 & 4

Although classes in years two, three, and four of the program are physically located at the Cranbrook campus of College of the Rockies, you will be enrolled as a University of Victoria student. Visit our Bachelor of Education Degree program website for more information.

Transfer Information

Many of our programs and courses will allow you to transfer to other colleges and universities in Canada. You can also apply to get transfer credits from past courses that will go towards completing your program here at College of the Rockies.

Learn how to transfer your courses to College of the Rockies

Transfer Opportunities

If you would like to continue your studies our courses transfer to a wide number of Canadian colleges and universities. If you are transferring to a BC college or university visit the BC Transfer website to see if our courses transfer to that institution.


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