Admission Requirements & Process

To apply for the Masters of Education (Sustainability, Creativity and Innovation) please follow the process below. View tuition and fees here.

Step 1:

Complete the Statement of Intent (this includes identification of both academic and professional referees)

*At this time Nova Scotia public school teachers cannot use this program for teaching license reclassification. We are also seeking approval with MPHEC. 

Step 2:

Identify two referees (one academic and one professional). Send following links for reference forms to identified referees:

Step 3: 

Submit general CBU application online. Access this application here.

Step 4:

Arrange for all post-secondary transcripts to be sent to: Manager of Teacher Education at CBU.

Step 5: 

Ensure that your identified referees have completed and submitted the letters of recommendation to:
Fax: 902-563-1449

Manager of Teacher Education
Cape Breton University
PO Box 5300, 1250 Grand Lake Road
Sydney, NS B1P 6L2

Catherine O'Brien
Associate Professor, Education

Office: L138

Phone: 902.563.1849

Patrick Howard
Associate Professor, Education

Office: L138

Phone: 902.563.1300

Kristin O'Rourke
Manager, Teacher Education Programs

Office: L138

Phone: 902-563-1647