The Combined Degree Program (CDP): STG, Bachelor of Music, Music, Stream in Music Education / Master of Teaching (MT) is designed for Music Education students who are interested in pursuing a teaching career to gain early, conditional admission to the Master of Teaching program.
Applicants to the MT program must have strong content knowledge in two teaching subjects taught in Ontario schools regardless of the division they are applying to (see the admission requirements below for details).
Students earn a bachelor’s degree and an accredited professional MT degree, and will be recommended to the Ontario College of Teachers for an Ontario Teacher’s Certificate of Qualifications as elementary or secondary school teachers. Distinct advantages include:
early application to the MT program (in Year 3) and conditional admission to the MT program;
eligibility for certification as a teacher in Ontario; and
eligibility to apply for doctoral study.
For a general description of CDPs, see General Regulations section 1.4.3.