Teaching profession

To become a teacher at an educational institution at the preschool, elementary or secondary level, or at a vocational training centre, you are required to have a teaching licence. 

A number of different career and academic paths lead to the teaching profession. If you are contemplating your career choice or thinking about a career change, or if you are a teacher who wishes to immigrate to Québec, you can become a teacher here. Discover the different paths and job prospects

To teach at a college or university, you must have at least a bachelor’s degree in the field you want to teach. Requirements differ from one institution to the next, with some institutions requesting that you have a master’s degree or a doctorate and, for example, a specific skill set.