Available Programs

A wide range of degree options are available for incoming transfer students. You may choose to study full-time or part-time, on campus or by distance (online). The following table shows the programs that are currently available, and the minimum academic standards and prerequisites required.

Some programs have limited spaces, and fill quickly, so apply today.

Plan On Campus Degrees (OUAC Code*)Distance (Online) Degrees**Minimum
GPA Required
Other Required Prerequisites
Art History BAH (QAQ) 2.6  
Biology BScH (QSA) 2.7 Full year course in first-year university-level Biology, or equivalent, with a grade of B-.
Biology and MathematicsBScH (QSA) 2.7Full year course in first-year university-level Biology, or equivalent, with a grade of B- and a full-year university-level course in Mathematics, or equivalent. (passed).
MusicBAH (QAQ),
BMus (QMQ)
 2.6

BAH:   Conservatory Advanced Rudiments, or equivalent.

BMus:    Conservatory Advanced Rudiments, Conservatory Grade VIII in your major instrument (Grade IX if piano), or equivalent and must complete an audition.

Chemistry BScH (QSA) 2.6  
Classics
  • Classical Studies
  • Greek
  • Latin
BAH (QAQ) 2.6  
Computing
  • Biomedical Computing
  • Cognitive Science
  • Computer Science
  • Software Design
BComp (QDA) 2.6  
Computing and Mathematics  
Full year course in first year university-level Mathematics, and a one-term course in introductory computer science, or equivalent. (passed)
Drama BAH (QAQ) 2.6  
Economics BAH (QAQ) 2.6
 
English Language and Literature
BAH (QAQ)BA2.6 (BA) Online
2.8 (BAH)
Full year course in first-year English Language and Literature, or equivalent, with an average grade of B.
Environmental ScienceBScH (QSA) 3.7
 
French Studies BAH (QAQ) 2.6  
Gender Studies BAH (QAQ) 2.6  
Geography BAH (QAQ)
BScH (QSA)
 2.6  
Geology BScH (QSA) 2.6
 
Global Development StudiesBAH (QAQ) 3.2 
History
BAH (QAQ)BA2.6 (BA) Online
3.0 (BAH)
 
Life Sciences BScH (QSA) 3.0
Minimum of 27 units (4.5 full-year university-level course equivalents) and a maximum of 36 graded units (6.0 full-year equivalents).  Course equivalents must include a full-year course in each of first year university-level Physics, Biology and Chemistry, or equivalent, with a minimum grade of C in each.
Mathematics BScH (QSA) 2.6
Philosophy BAH (QAQ) 2.6  
Physics
  • Physics
  • Astrophysics (Astronomy)
BScH (QSA) 2.6 Full year course in first year university-level Physics, or equivalent (passed)
Mathematical PhysicsBScH (QSA) 2.6Full year course in first-year university-level Physics, or equivalent (passed) and a full-year university-level course in Mathematics, or equivalent. (passed)
Psychology BA2.6 Online

Religious Studies BAH (QAQ) 2.6  
Sociology BAH (QAQ) 2.6  
Statistics BScH (QSA) 2.6  
Spanish Language and LiteratureBAH (QAQ) 2.6 
Fine Art (Visual Art) without Studio backgroundBFA (QTQ) 2.6successful portfolio evaluation
Fine Art (Visual Art) with Studio backgroundBFA (QTQ) 2.6successful portfolio evaluation, and a one-term course in each of first-year university-level Drawing, Painting, 2-D Fundamentals and 3-D Fundamentals, or equivalent.

*For those students considering full-time, on campus study, please note the OUAC code for the program(s) that interest you.  You will need this when you go to apply.

BA = Bachelor of Arts, 3-year degree, available online only.  All other degrees are 4-year Honours degrees:  BAH = Bachelor of Arts (Hons.); BScH = Bachelor of Science (Hons.); BMus = Bachelor of Music; BCompH = Bachelor of Computing (Hons.)

**Students taking online degrees cannot transfer to on-campus studies.