Faculty of Science - Major

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS FROM UNIVERSITY 1:

  • Admission to the Faculty of Science from University 1 is referred to as a 'transit', and therefore does not require an application.
  • You may be eligible to transit directly to a Faculty of Science B.Sc. Four Year Major program, or may transit to the Faculty of Science B.Sc. General degree once you have completed any 24–30 credit hours of course work.
  • To be eligible for a B.Sc. Major degree, you must satisfy the specific course requirements on the previous program planning pages
Minimum Credit Hours: 24 credit hours, including courses required to declare major (noted on each program planning page).
Minimum Course Load:

University 1 may be completed on a full-time or part-time basis.
Admission requirements may be completed in the Summer Session.

W Requirement: Not required to transit.
M Requirement: Not required to transit, but a specific M course may be required to declare a Major program.
See your intended program planning page for details about specific Year 1 or Year 2 math requirements.
Minimum GPA:

2.00 GPA, plus minimum grades in required courses, as outlined in the Academic Calendar.

Additional Requirements: None.
Selection Criteria:

Grades only.

If you are not eligible for entry to a Major program, you can always complete the specific requirements following your transit to the Faculty of Science, and later delcare the Major program.

HIGH SCHOOL PREREQUISITES FOR UNIVERSITY-LEVEL COURSES:

  • Refer to each science program in this guide for specific prerequisite information.

MINIMUM TIME TO GRADUATION:

  • 4 years (120 credit hours).

PROGRAMS OFFERED AS A HONOURS:

 

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April 2017

 

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