Admission to the special education certificate

There is one intake to the certificate program in September of each year. Students should contact Ione Wagner, Program Assistant, at or 250-721-7875 for application information/instructions and deadlines.

Admission requirements

You are eligible if you:

  • have a Bachelor's degree,
  • have a valid teaching certificate, and
  • have two years (preferably) of teaching experience or work-related experience with children and youth with special needs. Applicants who do not fully meet this requirement may submit a letter describing how they have equivalent qualifications.