Indigenous Education – Bachelor Degree


Indigenous Education

In Saskatchewan, the minimum requirement for new teachers is a Bachelor of Education degree. Beginning in September 2012, applicants wishing to complete a Bachelor of of Indigenous Education can work towards the four-year degree at Parkland College in partnership with First Nations University of Canada.
The degree is being offered in Fort Qu’Appelle, SK and students will take their first year in Arts and will then be eligible to apply to the Faculty of Education at the end of the first year. The Bachelor of Indigenous Education will place a special emphasis on the development and integration of First Nation content into curriculum.

New Applications Being Accepted!

Join us an information session at Parkland College in Fort Qu’Appelle:
  • Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 3:00pm OR
  • Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 7:00pm
For more information or to register call 306.332.5416

Career Opportunities

Most graduates with an Education degree become teachers, principals or superintendents of public and private schools at the kindergarten, elementary and high school level.

Admission Requirements

  • Grade 12 with an average of over 65% in English30, a Math 30, plus three other academic subjects.
  • Opportunities for mature students without grade 12 are also available.

  • Sample First Year Schedule (Fall 2012)

    During your first year of Indigenous studies at Parkland College you will take a wide range of classes in a number of different subject areas called the core requirements or distribution requirements. They allow you to try out different types of classes and help you to get a broader understanding of learning at the university level.
    Here is what your semester one schedule will look like for Fall 2012:
    9:30AM to 3:30PMENG 100
    MATH 100
    CREE 100
    INDG 100
    Important Notes:
    • CREE 100 S22 Lab: Wednesdays 1:00-1:50pm.

    If you are interested in joining the cohort please contact:

    Gwen Machnee
    University Program Coordinator
    Direct: 1.306.786.2593
    Toll free: 1.866.783.6766

    Last Updated: February 20, 2013