Teaching profession

You are required to have a teaching authorization This hyperlink will open in a new window. to teach in educational institutions at the preschool, elementary or secondary level, as well as in those that offer vocational training. 

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

If teaching interests you, visit the website of the Ministère de l’Éducation et de l’Enseignement supérieur. It contains information on teacher training (French only) This hyperlink will open in a new window. and job prospects This hyperlink will open in a new window..