Applicants to Grenfell's bachelor of education program must already have earned a degree with the following pre-requisite courses:
- To be considered for admission to the Bachelor of Education (Primary/Elementary) as a Second Degree program, an applicant must have:
been awarded a Bachelor’s Degree, or approved (prior to program startup) for the award of a Bachelor’s Degree from a university recognized by Memorial University of Newfoundland;
achieved a cumulative average of at least 65% or an average of at least 65% on the last attempted 30 credit hours;
completed a minimum of:
6 credit hours in English - ESL courses cannot be used to satisfy this requirement;
6 credit hours in Mathematics or 3 credit hours in Calculus;
6 credit hours in Psychology;
Science 1150 and 1151 or 6 credit hours in science in any combination to be chosen from: Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry, Earth Sciences, Environmental Science, Physics. It is recommended that applicants have 9 credit hours in Science.
6 credit hours in any combination to be chosen from: Anthropology, Archaeology, Economics, Folklore, Geography, History, Linguistics, Political Science, Religious Studies, Sociology;
6 credit hours in French (recommended) or 6 credit hours in a single language other than English, or demonstration of equivalent competency in a second language; and
the equivalent of a completed focus area as per Focus Areas for Bachelor of Education (Primary/Elementary) as a First Degree or the completion of a major or minor within the initial Bachelor's degree program in a subject area classified as a focus area.
An applicant with French as a focus area must also have completed at least 4 weeks at an approved Francophone institution in a French-speaking area or have acquired equivalent work experience in a Francophone environment.
Students must also meet the general admission requirements for Memorial University to be eligible for Grenfell's bachelor of education program.