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Office of Teacher Certification

Approved Diploma Programs

Not all university diploma programs have been approved by the Minister of Education and Early Childhood Development for use as a certificate classification upgrading program. Only two such graduate diploma programs have been approved in accordance with Section 2 of the Teacher Certification Regulations. It is as follows:

Offered by Cape Breton University​

  1. Graduate Diploma in Educational Technology
  2. Graduate Diploma in Education (Curriculum)


The Application for Approval - Upgrading Program can be found at the following link:

application_for_approval New Regs 2018 (inc email).pdf (