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Information for Students in Quebec - CEGEP

General Admission Requirements

Twelve academic courses from a Diplôme d’Etudes Collègiales (DEC)/pre-university program of study.

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)

  • Two English courses (603 or 604)

 

International Economics and Finance

  • Two English courses (603 or 604)
  • One of: Calculus I (201-NYA or 201-103) or Linear Algebra I (201-NYC or 201-105 or 201-106)

Public Administration and Governance (part-time only)

  • Two English courses (603 or 604)

Faculty of Communication and Design

Graphic Communications Management

  • Two English courses (603 or 604)
  • One of: Secondary V Math 506 (TS or SN) or CEGEP Calculus I (201-NYA or 201-103) or Linear Algebra I (201-NYC or 201-105 or 201-106). Other pre-university CEGEP math courses may also be considered on an individual basis

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)

  • Two English courses (603 or 604)

Interior Design*

  • Two English courses (603 or 604)
  • One of: Secondary V Math 506 (TS or SN) or CEGEP Calculus I (201-NYA or 201-103) or Linear Algebra I (201-NYC or 201-105 or 201-106). Other pre-university CEGEP math courses may also be considered on an individual basis
  • Two CEGEP courses in art, art history, physics, history, world issues, economics, or other acceptable social science courses

Faculty of Community Services

Child and Youth Care, Social Work, Urban and Regional Planning

  • Two English courses (603 or 604)

Early Childhood Studies

  • Two English courses (603 or 604)
  • One of: Secondary V Science or Math 506 (TS or SN) or other acceptable science or math course in a pre-university CEGEP program

Midwifery*

  • Two English courses (603 or 604)
  • Chemistry (two from NYA, NYB, or NYC) and Biology (Biology I [NYA]; completion of Biology II Is highly recommended)
  • Two acceptable social science or humanities courses

Nursing

  • Two English courses (603 or 604)
  • Biology I (NYA). Completion of Biology II is highly recommended
  • Chemistry (two from NYA, NYB, or NYC)
  • One of: Secondary V Math 506 (TS or SN) or CEGEP Calculus I (201-NYA or 201-103) or Linear Algebra I (201-NYC or 201-105 or 201-106). Other pre-university CEGEP math courses may also be considered on an individual basis

Nutrition and Food

  • Two English courses (603 or 604)
  • Chemistry (two from NYA, NYB or NYC)
  • Biology I (NYA). Completion of Biology II is highly recommended
Occupational Health and Safety, Public Health
  • Two English courses (603 or 604)
  • One subject from: Chemistry (two from NYA, NYB or NYC) or Biology (Biology I [NYA]; completion of Biology II Is highly recommended)

Faculty of Engineering and Architectural Science

Architectural Science*

  • Two English courses (603 or 604)
  • Physics (two from NYA, NYB or NYC)
  • One of: Calculus I (201-NYA or 201-103) or Linear Algebra I (201-NYC or 201-105 or 201-106)

Engineering [Aerospace, Biomedical, Chemical Co-op, Civil, Computer, Electrical, Industrial, Mechanical, Undeclared (first-semester studies only)]

  • Two English courses (603 or 604)
  • Calculus I (201-NYA or 201-103). Completion of Calculus II (201-NYB or 201-203) is highly recommended
  • Linear Algebra I (201-NYC or 201-105 or 201-106)
  • Physics (two from NYA, NYB or NYC)
  • Chemistry (two from NYA, NYB or NYC)

Faculty of Science

Biomedical Sciences, Science [Biology, Chemistry, Medical Physics, Undeclared (first-year studies only)]

  • Two English courses (603 or 604)
  • Calculus I (201-NYA or 201-103)
  • Linear Algebra I (201-NYC or 201-105 or 201-106)
  • Two subjects from: Physics (two of NYA, NYB or NYC), Chemistry (two of NYA, NYB or NYC), or Biology (Biology I [NYA]; completion of Biology II Is highly recommended)

Computer Science, Financial Mathematics, Mathematics and its Applications

  • Two English courses (603 or 604)
  • Calculus I (201-NYA or 201-103). Completion of Calculus II (201-NYB or 201-203) is highly recommended
  • Linear Algebra I (201-NYC or 201-105 or 201-106)
  • One subject from: Physics (two from NYA, NYB or NYC), Chemistry (two from NYA, NYB or NYC), or Biology (Biology I [NYA]; completion of Biology II Is highly recommended)

Ted Rogers School of Management

Accounting & Finance

  • Two English courses (603 or 604)
  • Calculus I (201-NYA or 201-103). Completion of Calculus II (201-NYB or 201-203) is highly recommended
  • Linear Algebra I (201-NYC or 201-105 or 201-106)

Business Management, Business Technology Management, Hospitality and Tourism Management, Retail Management

  • Two English courses (603 or 604)
  • One of: Calculus I (201-NYA or 201-103) (preferred) or Linear Algebra I (201-NYC or 201-105 or 201-106)

*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