French Studies and Education (5-year Concurrent General Bachelor of Arts in French and Bachelor of Education) (BEd)


For more information about French Studies and Education (5-year Concurrent General Bachelor of Arts in French and Bachelor of Education) at University of Windsor, please visit the webpage using the button above.

The award

How long you will study
3 - 4 Years

Domestic course fees
CAD 21500 per semester

How you will study

Course starts
June, November, March

International course fees
CAD 21500 per semester

All study options

About French Studies and Education (5-year Concurrent General Bachelor of Arts in French and Bachelor of Education) at University of Windsor

Offered jointly over years by the French Studies Program and the Faculty of Education.

Prepares individuals to teach with a particular emphasis on teaching French as a Second Language at the intermediate and senior levels (grades 7 to 12).

Teachables: Intermediate Senior candidates choose two teaching subjects.

Students should consult the Faculty of Education website for a list of teachables and combinations of permitted second teachables. Students should also seek Academic Advising from the department of the second teachable to ensure that there are sufficient courses available to non-majors.

Graduates of this program will receive two degrees and will acquire the necessary skills and knowledge for teaching French as a Second Language (Core French or Immersion) in the English language school system (Public or Roman Catholic) and fulfill the requirements for recommendation for certification to the Ontario College of Teachers.

Offers students the opportunity to begin working towards teaching certification early in their academic career. Students can qualify for the Bachelor of Arts (General) degree in French Studies while concurrently studying education and doing practice teaching in schools.

Practice teaching courses begins in Year One of the program.

Enrolment limited to 20 students.

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardBEdHow you will studyFull-timeHow long you will study3 - 4 years
    Course startsJune, November, MarchDomestic course feesCAD 21500 per semesterInternational course feesCAD 21500 per semester

Notes about fees for this course

Fees are an estimation and are based on tuition for eight (8) months or two (2) academic terms. Does not include Incidental Fees ($1,600-$1,700*), Textbooks ($1,000*), Living Expenses ($5,800**), or Meal Plan ($2,300***).

* Incidental Fees and Textbooks are approximate

** Living on campus in Laurier Hall, traditional double

*** Light meal plan. Not needed if living off campus

Entry requirements


Admission is to first-year only with a minimum of 75%.

Applicants from high school must present six Grade 12"U" or "M" courses including Grade 12"U" English I, Grade 12"U" French, or their equivalents (such as College Boreal High School equivalency French courses) to be accepted.

In addition, a minimum 75% in Grade 12U French (or equivalent) is required.

English Language Proficiency

The following are many different types of English proficiency tests that the university accepts with the minimum required scores:

TOEFL - Computer based score: 220 with Test of Written English score: 4.5. Internet based score: 83 with essay score: 20.

IELTS: 6.5.

CAEL: 60.

MELAB: 85.

For more information, please click here and address yourself to the 'Proof of English language proficiency' section:

ELIP: For more information on ELIP, click here:

Join Our Newsletter


Sign up to today for free and be the first to hear about any new study abroad opportunities

Subscribe Now