Undergraduate Admission


Undergraduate Admission

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General Requirements

  • CXC results and (CAPE) Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examination results.
  • Grades required for admission will vary by program but, based on the CAPE grading scale, the minimum average needed to fall within the competitive range is approximately 2.0 (B) out of 1.0.

All documentation must be official. Photocopies are not acceptable. Certified copies are acceptable if certified by the school principal, head or counsellor and received in a sealed school envelope. Notarized copies are not acceptable.

Program-Specific Requirements

Program [Application Code] Prerequisite Courses Required

Arts [QA]

First-Year Studies in England [QIA]

Concurrent Education/Arts [QB]

Concurrent Education/Arts (at the BISC) [QIB]

QBridge Arts [QXA]

Communication Studies

Science [QS]

Concurrent Education/Science [QF]

First-Year Studies in England [QIS]

QBridge Science [QXS]

CAPE unit two level Mathematics and two of Biology, Chemistry or Physics.

Communication Studies.

Computing [QD] CAPE unit two level Mathematics. Communication Studies.

Fine Art [QT]

Concurrent Education/Fine Art [QTT]

Communication Studies. Portfolio examination.

Music  [QM]

Concurrent Education/Music [QMM]

Music Theatre [QMT]

Communication Studies. Personal audition, interview and aural discrimination test.
Physical and Health Education [QPH] More information about Physical and Health Education is available here: http://www.queensu.ca/artsci/node/622
Kinesiology [QK]

CAPE unit two level Biology and Mathematics and one of Chemistry or Physics.Communication Studies

Commerce [QC]

CAPE unit two level Mathematics. Communication Studies. Minimum Mathematics

grade of 1.0 (A) and a minimum grade of 2.0 (B) in Communication Studies.

Engineering [QE]

Electrical and Computer Engineering Stream [QEC]

QBridge Engineering [QXE]

CAPE unit two level Mathematics, Chemistry and Physics.

Nursing Science [QN]

CAPE unit two level Biology, Chemistry and Mathematics. Communication Studies.

Minimum Communication Studies grade of 2.0 (B).