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Information for Students in New Brunswick

General Admission Requirements

High School Diploma with five academic Grade 12 courses numbered 120, 121 or 122.

Advanced Placement (AP) and International Baccalaureate (IB) courses will be considered, where presented. Please note that career and workplace experience courses, co-op courses and challenge examinations will not be considered for admission purposes.

Ryerson Degree Program

Program-Specific Requirements

Faculty of Arts

Arts and Contemporary Studies, Criminology, English, Environment and Urban Sustainability, Geographic Analysis, History, Language and Intercultural Relations, Philosophy, Politics and Governance, Psychology, Sociology, Undeclared Arts (first-year studies only)
  • English 120, 121, or 122
International Economics and Finance
  • English 120, 121, or 122
  • One of: Calculus 120, Pre-Calculus A 120, or Pre-Calculus B 120
Public Administration and Governance (part-time only)
  • English 120, 121, or 122

Faculty of Communication and Design

Graphic Communications Management
  • English 120, 121, or 122
  • One of: Foundations of Mathematics 110, Pre-Calculus 110, Foundations of Mathematics 120, Pre-Calculus A 120 or Pre-Calculus B 120, Calculus 120
Creative Industries, Fashion*, Image Arts* (Film Studies, Photography Studies), Journalism, Performance* (Acting, Dance, Production), Professional Communication, Professional Music*, RTA School of Media (Media Production*, New Media*, Sport Media)
  • English 120, 121, or 122
Interior Design*
  • English 120, 121, or 122
  • One of: Foundations of Mathematics 110, Pre-Calculus 110, Foundations of Mathematics 120, Pre-Calculus A 120 or Pre-Calculus B 120, Calculus 120
  • One academic Grade 12 course in art, art history, physics, history, world issues, economics, or other acceptable social science course

Faculty of Community Services

Child and Youth Care, Social Work, Urban and Regional Planning
  • English 120, 121, or 122
Early Childhood Studies
  • English 120, 121, or 122
  • One of: Foundations of Mathematics 110 or 120, Pre-Calculus 110, Pre-Calculus A 120, Pre-Calculus B 120, Calculus 120, Biology 111/112/120/121/122, Chemistry 111/112/121/122, Physics 111/112/121/122, or other acceptable Grade 11 or 12 science course
Midwifery*
  • English 120, 121, or 122
  • Biology 121 or 122
  • Chemistry 121 or 122
  • An acceptable Grade 12 social science or humanities course
Nursing
  • English 120, 121, or 122
  • Biology 121 or 122
  • Chemistry 121 or 122
  • One of: Foundations of Mathematics 110, Pre-Calculus 110, Foundations of Mathematics 120, Pre-Calculus A 120 or Pre-Calculus B 120, Calculus 120
Nutrition and Food
  • English 120, 121, or 122
  • Biology 121 or 122
  • Chemistry 121 or 122
Occupational Health and Safety, Public Health
  • English 120, 121, or 122
  • Biology 121 or 122 or Chemistry 121 or 122

Faculty of Engineering and Architectural Science

Architectural Science*
  • English 120, 121, or 122
  • One of Calculus 120 or Pre-Calculus B 120
  • Physics 121 or 122
Engineering [Aerospace, Biomedical, Chemical Co-op, Civil, Computer, Electrical, Industrial, Mechanical, Undeclared (first-semester studies only)]
  • English 120, 121, or 122
  • Calculus 120
  • Pre-Calculus B 120
  • Physics 121 or 122
  • Chemistry 121 or 122

Faculty of Science

Biomedical Sciences, Science [Biology, Chemistry, Medical Physics, Undeclared (first-year studies only)]
  • English 120, 121, or 122
  • Two subjects from: Physics 121 or 122, Chemistry 121 or 122, or Biology 121 or 122
  • Calculus 120 or Pre-Calculus B 120
Computer Science, Financial Mathematics, Mathematics and its Applications
  • English 120, 121, or 122
  • Pre-Calculus B 120
  • Calculus 120
  • One of: Physics 121 or 122, Chemistry 121 or 122, or Biology 121 or 122

Ted Rogers School of Management

Accounting & Finance
  • English 120, 121, or 122
  • Calculus 120
  • Pre-Calculus B 120
Business Management, Business Technology Management, Hospitality and Tourism Management, Retail Management
  • English 120, 121, or 122
  • Calculus 120 or Pre-Calculus B 120 [Calculus 120, Calculus AP (AB/BC), or locally-developed Calculus preferred]

*These programs select students on the basis of grades plus non-academic criteria. Information, policies and procedures are accurate at the time of publication but are subject to change without prior notification. Updated: September 2020