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Graduates from teacher education programs outside BC

Last updated: November 30, 2018

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Non-BC teacher education programs

Data from the Sustainable Teacher Workforce Labour Market Information Report shows that in 2016/17, 28% of newly certified teachers in BC were trained outside of the province. Most of these new teachers trained in Ontario and Alberta (44% and 25% respectively), followed by Atlantic Canada, Quebec, Saskatchewan and Manitoba.

If you’re planning to attend a career fair out of province, it can be useful to know how many students from a given university or area decide to become certified to teach in BC.

The following table shows where newly certified teachers in BC received their teacher education training.

Where do BC certified teachers come from?

2014 (year)2015 (year)2016 (year)2017 (year)Total
Rest of Canada6087567765862726
AB - Ambrose University College1315
AB - Burman University7310
AB - Canadian University College (formerly Canadian Union College)108119
AB - Concordia University College244111
AB - Concordia University of Edmonton2114
AB - St Mary's University1315
AB - The King’s University213
AB - The King’s University College63312
AB - University of Alberta698610785347
AB - University of Calgary26424126135
AB - University of Lethbridge2113221672
MB - Brandon University936422
MB - Red River College11
MB - University College of the North11
MB - University of Manitoba122217859
MB - University of Winnipeg10168842
NB - Crandall University2136
NB - St. Thomas University246315
NB - Université de Moncton1113
NB - University of New Brunswick4816533
NL - Memorial University2223311490
NS - Nova Scotia Teachers College123
NS - Acadia University467522
NS - Dalhousie University1113
NS - Mount Saint Vincent University345517
NS - Saint Mary's University1113
NS - St. Francis Xavier University167721
NS - Université Sainte-Anne22
NT - Aurora College11
ON - Brock University1421253191
ON - Lakehead University47584133179
ON - Lakeshore Teachers' College, Toronto11
ON - Laurentian University12111529
ON - Niagara University1214
ON - Nipissing University37343336140
ON - Ontario Teacher Education College11
ON - Toronto Teachers' College112
ON - Peterborough Teachers' College11
ON - Queen's University31475736171
ON - Redeemer University College52411
ON - Trent University7119330
ON - Tyndale University College22
ON - University of Ontario Institute of Technology837321
ON - University of Ottawa58463633173
ON - University of Toronto31505644181
ON - University of Western Ontario40243123119
ON - University of Windsor1334212290
ON - Wilfrid Laurier University3429
ON - York University2325181985
PE - University of Prince Edward Island155314
QC - Bishop's University22228
QC - Concordia University13329
QC - Laval University7108530
QC - McGill University619171456
QC - Université du Québec à Chicoutimi423211
QC - Université du Québec à Montréal4715531
QC - Université du Québec à Rimouski152311
QC - Université du Québec à Trois Rivières3339
QC - Université du Québec en Abitibi-Témiscamingue11
QC - Université du Québec en Outaouais145
QC - University of Montreal293216
QC - University of Quebec11
QC - University of Sherbrooke141216547
SK - University of Regina1319161664
SK - University of Saskatchewan1026312996
GRAND TOTAL82096410397923615