University of Prince Edward Island

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About Us

The University of Prince Edward Island, founded on the tradition of liberal education, exists to encourage and assist people to acquire the skills, knowledge, and understanding necessary for critical and creative thinking, and thus prepare them to contribute to their own betterment and that of society through the development of their full potential. To accomplish these ends, the University is a community of scholars whose primary tasks are to teach and to learn, to engage in scholarship and research, and to offer service for the benefit of our Island and beyond.

The University of Prince Edward Island is a member of the Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada, the International Association of Universities, and the Association of Atlantic Universities.

Programs Offered
Faculty of Arts

Acadian Studies
Arts Seminars
Asian Studies
Canadian Studies
Catholic Studies
Christian Studies
Diversity and Social Justice Studies (DSJS)
Environmental Studies
Fine Arts

Integrated Studies
International Development
Island Studies
Modern Languages
Music (BA, Major in)
Music (Bachelor of)
Music Education
Political Science
Print Journalism
Public Administration

Religious Studies
Social Studies of Science
Theatre Studies
UPEI First Year Experience
University 100
University Writing Minor
Women’s Studies (now DSJS)
Graduate Program
Master of Arts in Island Studies

School of Business

Bachelor of Business Administration
Accounting (specialization)
Entrepreneurship (specialization)
Finance (specialization)
International Business (specialization)
Marketing (specialization)

Organizational Management (specialization)
Tourism and Hospitality (specialization)
Accelerated Bachelor of Business Administration
Bachelor of Business in Tourism and Hospitality
Bachelor of Business Studies
Certificate in Accounting

Certificate in Business
Co-operative Education, Business
Minor in Business Administration
UPEI First Year Experience
Graduate Program
Executive Master of Business Administration

Faculty of Education

Bachelor of Education
Baccalauréat en éducation, Français Langue Seconde
Bachelor of Education (Human Resource Development)

Certificate in Adult Education (CAE)
Certificate in Educational Leadership (Nunavut)
Certificate in Inclusive Education

Graduate Programs
Master of Education in Leadership and Learning
Doctor of Philosophy in Educational Studies

School of Nursing

Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Bachelor of Science in Nursing
UPEI First Year Experience

Graduate Programs
Master of Nursing
Master of Applied Health Services Research

Faculty of Science

Biomedical Physics
Child & Family Studies
Computer Science & Information Technology
Co-operative Education, CSIT
Dietetic Internship (Foods and Nutrition)

Environmental Studies
Family Science
Foods and Nutrition
Mathematics & Statistics
Co-operative Education, Physics
Pre-Veterinary Medicine Stream

Wildlife Conservation
UPEI First Year Experience
Graduate Programs
Master of Science
PhD in Environmental Sciences
PhD in Molecular and Macromolecular Sciences

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM)

Graduate Programs
Master of Science (Veterinary Medicine)
Master of Veterinary Science

Post-graduate Diploma in Pathology or Microbiology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Centre for Life-Long Learning

Administrative Professionals Development Program
Canadian Aquaculture Institute
Effective Communication Certificate

Facilitation Skills Certificate
Interpersonal and Workplace Conflict Resolution Certificate
New Managers Series

Practitioners Certificate in Alternative Dispute Resolution
Public Sector Leadership Development


Kelley Memorial Building, 131
(902) 566-0534

Phone: +1 902-628-4353