Advanced Standing Credits

Students can apply to earn advanced standing credits towards a Master of Education (MEd) degree in the Faculty of Education through Additional Qualification (AQ) and Principals' Qualification Program (PQP) courses at York University that are offered through our Professional Learning unit.

Please note: Teachers who are interested in applying an advanced standing credit for a Master’s degree that will be used to progress to a higher pay category should check with their federation in advance of completing the degree in order to ensure that they will qualify.

Advanced Standing Credits from Professional Learning

Students who have completed Additional Qualification (AQ) and Principals' Qualification Program (PQP) courses at York University may also qualify for Advanced Standing Credits in the Master of Education (MEd) degree program. Find out how to earn these credits!

Relation to salary increases for teachers:

Teachers who are interested in applying an advanced standing credit for a Master’s degree that will be used to progress to a higher pay category should check with their federation in advance of completing the degree in order to ensure that they will qualify.