Undergraduate Admission, Queen's University, Canada

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Concurrent Education

Concurrent Education

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Bachelor of Arts, Honours (BAH/B.Ed.)
OUAC code:
QB (Kingston Campus)
QIB (Bader International Study Centre, UK Campus)


Bachelor of Science, Honours (BScH/B.Ed.)
OUAC code:
QF (Kingston Campus)
QIF (Bader International Study Centre, UK Campus)


Bachelor of Fine Art (Visual), Honours (BFAH/B.Ed.)
OUAC code: QTT


Bachelor of Music (BMus/B.Ed.)
OUAC code: QMM

Designed to give our students the opportunity to get out into the job market earlier – within 5 years + 1 summer

Over 80% of graduates are employed as teachers within one year of graduating

The Queen’s education degree is widely accepted across Canada, and around the world, for teacher certification 

Why Study Con-Ed at Queen's

Popularly known as Con-Ed, Concurrent Education is a program for high school graduates with a passion for teaching and learning. From your very first day at Queen’s, you will work on two degrees: one in Arts, Science, Music or Fine Art (Visual Art), the other a Queen’s Bachelor of Education. You may even decide to do your first-year at the Bader International Study Centre in East-Sussex, England.

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Careers

[Faculty of Education students]

  • Teacher (Elementary school, Secondary school, Early childhood education, Adult education, College, ESL)
  • Children’s services
  • Community development
  • Education consulting
  • Counseling and guidance
  • Curriculum development
  • Educational technology
  • Human resources
  • International development
  • Librarian
  • Outdoor education
  • Public administration and public relations
  • Special needs educator
  • Speech and language therapy

Learn by Doing

You will complete in-school placements, gaining work experience in classrooms alongside other education professionals. The Con-Ed program also includes a three week alternative practicum that is completed outside a regular classroom setting and can be anywhere in the world as long as it is related to the program. Queen’s offers travel fellowships to support alternative practicum placements abroad. There are also opportunities for professional development through workshops and the Queen’s Conference on Education.

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