The online application forms for admission to the teacher education programs at SFU are available here. You must register for an account on the application system and then select the program to which you wish to apply. If you have an account registered with the system already, please login to select the program to which you wish to apply. If you have used this system before to apply to one of the programs below your application has been archived and will no longer show up in your task list.
The programs available include:
PDP - OPEN
The Professional Development Program (PDP)
The application intake for the PDP for September 2020 is now open. Applications are open October 1, 2019 to January 31, 2020.
The PDP is a full-time, sixteen month (four semester) post degree teacher education program. For more information about the program please click here.
PLP - OPEN
The Professional Linking Program (PLP)
The application intake for the PLP for January 2021 is now open. Applications are open October 15, 2019 to January 31, 2020.
PLP is a four semester part-time program for individuals who are already working as paraprofessionals in an educational context. For more information on the program, please see the PLP webpage.
BEd 2nd - CLOSED
Bachelor of Education as a Second Degree (B.Ed. 2nd)
You must submit your B.Ed. as a Second Degree proposal by the February 15th, 2019 deadline.
PQP - CLOSED
The Professional Qualification Program (PQP)
The next available intake for the PQP starts in January 2022. The application deadline for this intake is (approximately, subject to change) March 31, 2021.
The PQP is a one year (3-semester) full-time program that is designed to orient foreign-trained teachers to the cultural, social, and political contexts of teaching in British Columbia. For more information on who is eligible for the program, please see the PQP webpage.
HEART - CLOSED
Helping Ease Access for Returning Teachers (HEART)
The online application for this program is not yet available. HEART is a program to support teachers who need to recertify after a time out of the classroom. For more details on the program and applicant eligibility, please see the HEART webpage.
AHCOTE - OPEN
Alaska Highway Consortium on Teacher Education (AHCOTE)
The application intake for the AHCOTE program for September 2020 is now open. Applications are open October 15, 2019 to January 31, 2020.
AHCOTE is a joint teacher education program offered by Simon Fraser University (SFU), Northern Lights College, School Districts 59, 60, 81, and local teacher associations. For more details on the program and applicant eligibility, please see the AHCOTE webpage.