Undergraduate Academic Calendar information header

In addition to the General Admissions Requirements, individual programs have specific requirements, as listed below.

Certificate in Accounting
This program is not open to students entering directly from high school. It is intended for persons only in business or allied fields or those with at least 5.0 units of university credit.

Certificate and Diploma in Business Administration
Entrance requirements for the Certificate and the Diploma in Business Administration programs are the same as for the Bachelor of Business Administration degree. Due to the sequencing of course prerequisites, it may not be possible to complete the certificate in one academic year or the diploma in two.

Certificate in Marketing
Entrance requirements for the Certificate in Marketing program are the same as for the Bachelor of Business Administration degree. Due to the sequencing of course prerequisites, it may not be possible to complete the certificate in one academic year.

Certificate in Nonprofit Leadership
Entrance requirements for the Certificate in Nonprofit Leadership program are the same as for the Bachelor of Business Administration degree. Due to the sequencing of course prerequisites, it may not be possible to complete the certificate in one academic year.

Certificate and Diploma in Tourism and Hospitality Management
Entrance requirements for the Certificate and the Diploma in Tourism and Hospitality Management are the same as for the Bachelor of Tourism and Hospitality Management degree. Due to the sequencing of course prerequisites, it may not be possible to complete the certificate in one academic year or the diploma in two.

Bachelor of Arts
Entrance requirements are as noted above with preference given to students with strong and well-rounded high school programs. See 2.1.4 Admission Requirements.
Students who are interested in pursuing a major in Psychology are required to complete grade XI or XII academic or advanced mathematics.

Students who are interested in pursuing majors in economics, mathematics or public policy studies are required to complete grade XI and XII academic or advanced mathematics.
Students interested in these programs but lack the required mathematics background may register in the Bachelor of Arts program and complete MATH 0027 to acquire the appropriate mathematics background for these majors.

Bachelor of Arts (Child and Youth Study)
In addition to the General Admissions Requirements, grade XI or XII academic or advanced mathematics is required. Applicants are advised to apply as early as possible to this program, as there are limits to the number of students who can be accepted in any one year. Qualified candidates will be accepted until the program is full. Child Abuse Register checks and Criminal Records checks will be made prior to the first practicum placement.

Bachelor of Business Administration
In addition to the General Admissions Requirements, grade XI and XII academic or advanced mathematics are required.

Bachelor of Education
This is a limited enrolment program and admission is highly competitive. Superior grades in a first undergraduate degree are a minimum requirement.
See further details here.

Bachelor of Public Relations
In addition to the General Admissions Requirements, a grade XI or grade XII academic mathematics course (or equivalent) is required along with a minimum grade of 75% in grad XII academic

English.
Applicants are advised to apply as early as possible to this program, as there are limits to the number of students who can be accepted in any one year. Qualified candidates will be accepted until the program is full. Applicants should have keyboarding skills to meet program requirements. This program requires three compulsory co-operative education terms in addition to 20.0 units of academic coursework.

Bachelor of Science
In addition to the General Admissions Requirements, grade XI and XII academic or advanced mathematics plus a minimum of one natural science are required. An additional science may be required, depending on choice of major. Students interested in a Bachelor of Science program but lack the required mathematics and science background may register in a Bachelor of Arts program and complete either MATH 1102 and 1103 or MATH 1113 to qualify for admission to the Bachelor of Science programs in Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, or Psychology.

Bachelor of Science in Applied Human Nutrition
In addition to the General Admissions Requirements, grade XII chemistry, and one other science (Biology preferred); and grade XI and XII academic or advanced mathematics are required.
Applicants are advised to apply as early as possible to this program, as there are limits to the number of students who can be accepted in any one year. Qualified candidates will be accepted until the program is full. Health screening and immunizations are required prior to the first placement in a health facility.

Bachelor of Tourism and Hospitality Management
In addition to the General Admissions Requirements, grade XI and XII academic or advanced mathematics are required. This program requires three compulsory co-operative education terms or two practica in addition to 20.0 units of academic coursework.

Mathematics
Please note that university-administered mathematics placement tests must be taken by all students intending to register for any 1000-level mathematics courses at the Mount. Completion of university-preparatory mathematics does not, by itself, satisfy specific course prerequisites.

 

Academic Note: This web-based calendar information is applicable for the 2020-2021 academic year which runs from September 01, 2020 to August 31, 2021.

For information on previous years, please consult the University Academic Calendars web page.

Copyright 2020 Mount Saint Vincent University. All Rights Reserved – Disclaimer