Graduate Programs - AQ and Master's Degree

Niagara University Additional Qualification (AQ) Courses

Niagara University Additional Qualification (AQ) courses are offered under the regulated system of the Ontario College of Teachers (OCT) to meet the ongoing professional learning needs of teachers and the standards of the profession. Each course is developed within a “schedule” according to their purpose and according to specific guidelines to meet the 125-hour requirement and guideline objectives. Each AQ course offered by Niagara University is approved and accredited by the OCT and successful completion of the course is recorded on the teacher’s record card by the OCT.

AQ Tuition costs 2016/2017 School Year:

$695 per course (Canadian) with no registration fee.

Master of Science in Education: Educational Leadership in Ontario

**Tuition for this program will now be charged in Canadian funds. Niagara University’s educational leadership program is NCATE accredited and a widely-recognized graduate program that prepares candidates for school and district leadership roles. Candidates will find the master’s program an excellent preparation for emerging leadership opportunities. The program’s focus on integrating theory and practical experience provides a relevant research and curricular base for career-embedded development. 

Niagara University’s master of educational administration and supervision has been offered in Ontario with ministerial consent since 1984 in collaboration with public and Catholic Greater Toronto Area school boards.