All teacher candidates in the Bachelor of Education program must apply to graduate. Attendance at the graduation ceremony is optional.

Each teacher candidate must apply to graduate to have his or her degree conferred and to be eligible for recommendation for a teaching certificate. Applications to graduate for all programs and certificates are done online through the Student Service Centre.

Please direct inquiries to

Graduating from the Bachelor of Education Program

Teacher candidates who are eligible to graduate are recommended to the Ministry of Education Teacher Certification Branch (TCB) for certification in British Columbia.

If you are planning to teach outside of BC, check requirements in the jurisdiction involved as deadlines and requirements may be different.

Graduating from the Teacher Updating Program
Diploma in Education—Curriculum and Instructional Studies

Diploma completion: 30 credits

Applications must be submitted by September 15 in order to graduate in November.

Graduation information for Diplomas and Certificates in Education