Our concurrent education programs give you the opportunity to earn a Bachelor of Education degree (BEd) as well as an Honours Bachelor or Bachelor degree in a partnering discipline. These programs will help you to learn important subject-matter knowledge and also earn the proper qualifications to teach in Ontario.
To complete a concurrent education program at Lakehead Thunder Bay, you must first earn your Honours Bachelor or Bachelor degree in a partnering discipline; this degree will help you to learn important content knowledge that makes up the Ontario curriculum. After your initial degree, you will then enter our two-year professional degree program where you will work to obtain your BEd and to develop the knowledge, skills, and attitudes to teach effectively.
Concurrent Education Programs in Thunder Bay
We offer the following concurrent education programs at Lakehead Thunder Bay. Each program is available in the Primary/Junior (P/J) or Intermediate/Senior (I/S) division and allows you to complete an Honours Bachelor or Bachelor degree and a BEd:
Note: To apply to graduate studies, many disciplines require you to have a four-year Bachelor degree (i.e. Honours) in your field of study