Application Fee: $100 CDN (non-refundable)

All applicants must meet the minimum admission requirements of the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

An acceptable English Language Proficiency test score is required, if applicable.

For initial assessment purposes only, copies of unofficial transcripts (uploaded to your application) are acceptable and preferred. Transcripts are required from each institution for the entire academic history, whether or not degree has been awarded, including institutions attended on an exchange. If the English copy is a translation, please include the original language as well.

Degree Certificates – All international transcripts must be accompanied by degree certificates that indicate that the degree has been awarded.

Master of Science

Research-based program and thesis
This option is currently not accepting applications. All students in this program are required to take a minimum of 12 credit hours of coursework, to carry out a supervised research project, and to present an acceptable thesis. This program route requires an agreement with a supervisor.

Practicum leading to a paramedical qualification as a Pathologists' Assistant
Pathologists' Assistant is a two-year program that trains paramedical personnel to function as Pathologists' Assistant in a clinical setting. An agreement with a supervisor for the Practicum-based program is not necessary. Please note that this program only admits every two years; next intake is for Fall 2021.

Expected Duration

  • 2 years

Program Fees (Full Time)

Application Requirements

  • Four-year Bachelor of Science (or equivalent) degree
  • Supervisor Support - Research-based program and thesis route only
  • Letters of Recommendation: 2

Application Deadlines

Canadian / US Applicants
Term Start Date Deadline*  
Fall 2021 September March 31, 2021 Not Open Yet



*Applicants should submit their online application with supporting documentation and application fee by the deadline date indicated.

This program is only open to US and Canadian Citizens, and Permanent Residents of Canada.

Research-based program and thesis applicants must indicate preferred supervisor at time of application.


Course Listings

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