Admission Requirements

Diploma of Secondary Studies (DES), including:

  • Secondary V Language of Instruction
  • Secondary V Second Language
  • Secondary IV Science
  • Secondary IV Mathematics
  • Secondary IV History

or academic background judged equivalent to the DES.

(Students with a DES missing any of the above subjects may be admitted, space permitting, but may be required to complete remedial courses.)

Specific ministerial admission requirements*

  • Sec IV Mathematics – Technical & Scientific option or Science option 564-406/426 or 565-406/426 orSec V Cultural, Social & Technical option 563-504
  • Sec IV Science & Technology or Applied Science & Technology 555-404/444 or 557-406/416

*For students graduating before June 2010 or from an Adult Education Centre, the prerequisites are Physical Science 436 and Mathematics 436.


For general, non-program specific requirements, please consult the Admission Requirements page.

Application deadline

  • March 1 (for Fall semester)

The program begins in the Fall semester; new students are not admitted into the program in the Winter term.

Last Modified: October 5, 2016