Registration and Enrolment

2020-2021 Enrolment Stats at a Glance

Registration Status | Total Count (#) | Percentage (%)

  • Full time | (3 of more units) 2523 | 54
  • Part time | (less than 3 units) 2116 | 46
  • Total | 4639 | 100

Registration Status by Academic Level | Total Count (#) | Percentage (%)

Undergraduate (including B.Ed):

  • Full time | 2313 | 68
  • Part time |1083 |32
  • Total | 3396 | 100

Graduate

  • Full time | 210 | 17
  • Part time |1033 | 83
  • Total |1100 | 100

Enrolment by Undergraduate Degree | Total Count (#)

  • Bachelor of Education | 241
  • Bachelor of Arts | 855
  • Bachelor of Science | 366
  • Bachelor of Applied Human Nutrition |196
  • Bachelor of Business Administration |693
  • Bachelor of Tourism and Hospitality Management | 142
  • Bachelor of Public Relations | 157
  • Bachelor of Child and Youth Study | 422
  • Bachelor of Science Communication | 4
  • Certificate/Diplomas | 183
  • Non degree – Undergraduate |99
  • Non degree – Education | 10
  • Visiting Student | 28

Enrolment by Graduate Degree | Total Count (#)

  • Master of Arts | 9
  • Master of Arts in Education | 33
  • Master of Education | 870
  • Master of Arts in School Psychology | 19
  • Master of Applied Human Nutrition | 67
  • Master of Science Applied Human Nutrition | 31
  • Master of Public Relations | 82
  • Master of Arts in Communications | 15
  • Master of Family Studies and Gerontology | 12
  • Master of Arts in Family Studies and Gerontology | 13
  • Master of Child and Youth Study | 26
  • PhD Education | 33
  • Non degree | 13
  • Visiting Student – Masters | 12
  • Visiting Student – PhD | 4

Demographic Breakdown

2020-2021 Demographic Breakdown (Includes all academic levels)

Gender | Percentage (%)

  • Female | 76
  • Male | 23
  • Non-binary 1

Age Distribution | Percentage (%)

  • 17-20 | 15
  • 21-24 | 30
  • 25-34 | 31
  • 35-49 | 20
  • 50+ | 4

Permanent Residence | Percentage (%)

  • Nova Scotia | 79
  • Other Atlantic Provinces | 13
  • Other Canadian Provinces | 6
  • Outside Canada | 2
  • International | 19

Sources of International Students | Percentage (%)

  • China | 29
  • India | 21
  • Bermuda | 8
  • Bahamas | 6
  • Vietnam | 5
  • Ghana | 4
  • Nigeria | 4
  • Rwanda | 3
  • Jamaica | 2
  • Saudi Arabia | 2
  • All other countries | 17

*MSVU’s international student population comes from 61 countries (864 students in total).

Convocation Data

2020 Credentials Granted by academic level – 2020 Spring and Fall convocations

Academic Level | Total Count (#) | Percentage (%)

  • Undergraduate | 532 | 54
  • Education | 110 | 11
  • Graduate | 337 | 34
  • Total | 979 | 100

Credentials Granted | Total Count (#)

Undergraduate

  • Bachelor of Arts | 129
  • Bachelor of Science | 49
  • Bachelor of Business Administration | 146
  • Bachelor of Tourism and Hospitality Management | 29
  • Bachelor of Child and Youth Study | 58
  • Bachelor of Public Relations | 52
  • Bachelor of Applied Human Nutrition | 35
  • Certificate/Diplomas | 34

Education

  • Bachelor of Education | 110

Graduate

  • Master of Arts | 1
  • Master of Arts in Education | 6
  • Master of Education | 287
  • Master of Arts in Family Studies and Gerontology | 5
  • Master of Family Studies and Gerontology | 4
  • Master of Arts School Psychology | 4
  • Master of Applied Human Nutrition | 8
  • Master of Science Applied Human Nutrition | 3
  • Master of Public Relations | 13
  • Master of Arts in Communications | 1
  • Master of Child and Youth Study | 3
  • PhD in Educational Studies | 2