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Architecture

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For a list of institutions offering architecture programs, check out the Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture. Consult the calendar of the school that you wish to attend. Courses in art & art history, geography, physics, drawing, urban design, and calculus are recommended.  

 


Chiropractic

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Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College
www.cmcc.ca 
1-800-463-2923
admissions@cmcc.ca 

Each year CMCC accepts 192 new students into their four-year Doctor of Chiropractic Degree program. Candidates need at least three full years of undergraduate university study (15 full year courses or 90 credit hours) and a CGPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale. CMCC does not have course prerequisites; however, they suggest courses such as organic chemistry and biology with labs, introductory psychology, and some humanities and/or social sciences.

 


Dentistry 

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University of Saskatchewan
http://www.usask.ca/dentistry/admissions/index.php
(306) 966-5117
dentistry.admissions@usask.ca

Applicants must have completed three full 30 credit unit years of university level work leading to a degree. A minimum overall average of at least 70% in the pre-dentistry courses and a minimum cumulative weighed average of 75% over your two best 30-credit-unit-years are also required

Required prerequisites:

  • BIOL 120.3
  • BIOL 121.3 or BIOL 224.3 or BMSC 224.3
  • CHEM 112.3
  • CHEM 250.3
  • PHYS 115.3
  • PHYS 117.3 or PHYS 125.3
  • BMSC 200.3
  • BMSC 230.3
  • PHSI 208.6 (or its equivalent)
  • 6 c.u. of humanities or social sciences

 


Education

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University of Saskatchewan
ww.usask.ca/education/
(306) 966-7654
recruiting.education@usask.ca 

The College of Education now offers a direct entry Bachelor of Education program for students wanting to apply directly from high school, with some post-secondary coursework completed or with a previous degree. Students interested in applying to the College of Education are encouraged to email, call or arrange an appointment to meet with an academic advisor. Please visit the College of Education’s website periodically to be informed of any changes for upcoming admission cycles.

NOTE: Please consult the College of Education website for updates and announcements regarding future changes.

 


Law

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University of Saskatchewan
www.law.usask.ca 
(306) 966-5874
law_admissions@usask.ca  

The minimum requirement to enter the Juris Doctor (JD) program is a minimum of 60 credit units of full-time undergraduate study at a recognized university or the equivalent of such work. There is no defined pre-law program. Admission averages are calculated using your two best full years of study, which must each include a minimum of 24 credit units during the Fall/Winter Session (does not include any courses taken May-August or any graduate courses).

 


Medicine

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University of Saskatchewan

www.medicine.usask.ca
(306) 966-4030  
med.admissions@usask.ca 

For entry into Medicine fall of 2018 (application fall of 2017), Saskatchewan residents are required to have completed a 4-year baccalaureate degree prior to entry into Medicine. Please refer to the College of Medicine for a complete listing of admission requirements and announcements regarding future changes.

Applicants must also have completed the Medical College Admissions Test (MCAT) prior to the application deadline. Please refer to the College of Medicine website for information regarding the MCAT requirement. Introductory level courses in the following subject areas are recommended in preparation for the MCAT but are not required for admission to the College of Medicine:

  • Biology
  • Biochemistry
  • Chemistry
  • English
  • Physics
  • Statistics
  • Psychology

 


Nursing

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University of Saskatchewan

http://www.usask.ca/nursing/
(306)-966-6221 - Saskatoon Office
nursing.advising@usask.ca
The following link is for contact information for all locations: http://www.usask.ca/nursing/contact/index.php
There is also a contact page students can go to and answer a few questions to be directed to the appropriate advisor: http://www.usask.ca/nursing/advising/contact.php

Students must have successfully completed English A30 and B30, Biology 30, Chemistry 30, and Foundations of Math 30 or Pre-Calculus 30 (or Math B30, or C30 recommended) in high school before starting their pre-professional first year. For the pre-professional first year, students must complete 30 credit units of the following prerequisite courses and earn a minimum weighted average of 60% for consideration of admission to the College of Nursing. When applying for admission to the College of Nursing, students have the option of selecting from the following locations to complete years 2-4 of the Bachelor of Science in Nursing: Saskatoon, Regina, Prince Albert, Ile-a-la-Crosse, La Ronge and Yorkton.

Here is the list of pre-professional courses students must take:

  • English 3 c.u.
  • Indigenous Studies 3 c.u.
  • Chemistry 3 c.u.
  • Biology 3 c.u.
  • Statistics 3 c.u.
  • Nutrition 3 c.u.
  • Psychology 3 c.u.
  • Social Science Elective 3 c.u.
  • Open Electives 6 c.u.

If students are taking courses at the University of Saskatchewan, then the following list is correct:

  • BIOL 120.3
  • CHEM 112.3
  • PSY 121.3 or PSY 110.6 or PSY 100.3
  • INDG 107.3 (formerly NS 107.3)
  • NUTR 120.3
  • 3 c.u. of 100 level ENG
  • Stat 242.3, Stat 244.3, or Stat 245.3 or Stat 246.3 or PLSC 214.3 or COMM 104.3 or PSY 233.3 or SOC 225.3 or GE 210.3. Statistics classes from other post-secondary institutions may be acceptable and will be reviewed by admissions as necessary.
  • 3 c.u. of social sciences
  • 6 c.u. of open electives

 


Nutrition

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www.usask.ca/pharmacy-nutrition/
(306) 966-6327
Undergrad-Pharmacy-Nutrition@usask.ca

To be considered for admission to the Bachelor of Science in Nutrition (B.Sc. Nutr.) program, applicants must have a minimum average of 70% and at least 30 credit units of course work at the University level before April 30 of the year in which they are applying, including the following courses or their equivalents:

Required Pre-Nutrition courses:

  • BIOL 120.3
  • BIOL 121.3
  • CHEM 112.3
  • CHEM 250.3
  • ENG 110.6 or LIT 100.6, or any two of ENG 111.3, 112.3, 113.3, 114.3 or FREN 121.3(or 122.3) and FREN 125.3
  • PSY 120.3 & 121.3 or SOC 111.3 & 112.3
  • 6 credit units of electives

Other Admission Requirements: 1) Test of Critical Skills; (can only be written in Canada) 2) Personal video interview.

24 spots are reserved for Saskatchewan residents and 4 spots are reserved for out of province/international students

             


Occupational Therapy 

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University of Alberta
http://rehabilitation.ualberta.ca/departments/occupational-therapy/msc-in-occupational-therapy
(780)-492-2499
mscot@ ualberta.ca

Those interested in becoming occupational therapists must apply to the course-based Master of Science in Occupational Therapy (MScOT). Minimum admission requirements include the completion of a four-year undergraduate degree (e.g., BA, BSc, BComm, B.Ed., BPE, BFA) from a recognized academic institution with a grade point average of at least 3.0 (70-74%) in the most recent 60 credits. They must also present 2 prerequisite courses: one course in Statistics and one course in Human Anatomy (Physiology courses do not fulfill the anatomy requirement). In addition, applicants are required to submit a curriculum vitae, two letters of recommendation and a personal statement describing their knowledge of occupational therapy and how their professional/academic/personal background has prepared them for the OT program and ultimately, the OT profession.

University of Manitoba 
http://umanitoba.ca/faculties/health_sciences/medrehab/ot/index.html 
(204) 789-3259
CORS.MOTprogram@umanitoba.ca

The University of Manitoba offers a two-year Professional Master’s Degree Program in Occupational Therapy. Prior to entering the Occupational Therapy program, students must obtain an undergraduate degree from a university recognized by the University of Manitoba. Applicants must have a minimum grade point average of 3.0 (70-74%) in the last 60 credit hours of study and a minimum grade of “B” in each of the required prerequisite courses (or approved alternate courses).

Pre-requisite courses:

  • ACB 310.3 or 221.3 or PHSI 208.6
  • BIOL 224.3 or BMSC 224.3 or PHSI 208.6
  • STAT 244.3 or STAT 245.3 or PLSC 214.3 (Other statistics courses may be considered. Click here for information on requesting a prerequisite review. Also see this website for a full handout with approved prerequisites)
  • 3 c.u. (minimum) of PSY (most Psychology courses will be considered)
  • 3 c.u. (minimum) of Social Sciences (most Sociology courses will meet the requirement. Cultural Anthropology and Human Geography will also be considered)

 


Optometry 

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University of Waterloo
www.optometry.uwaterloo.ca/index.html
(519) 888-4567
opt-admissions@uwaterloo.ca 

In order to be considered for admission, applicants must complete a minimum of three years of full-time university science studies (five courses per term) with a minimum overall average of 75%. Prerequisite courses must be completed by May 31st of the year in which they apply for entry.

Requirements for the School of Optometry can be completed at any university in Canada. All applicants have an equal chance for one of the 90 first year places. No university is given preference over another. In recent years, the averages of students that have been accepted into the program have ranged from 79% to 92%. For a full list of academic requirements, visit the website here.

Due to the rigorous nature of the full course load of the Optometry program, the Optometry Admissions Committee looks for applicants to be taking a full course load (five courses per four-month term for minimum of 6 terms) during their BSc studies.

Pre-requisite courses:

  • 3 c.u. of any English course
  • 3 c.u. of an Introductory Ethics or Biomedical Ethics course (*Note - not all philosophy courses are introductory ethics)
  • 3 c.u. of any Introductory Psychology course
  • 6 c.u. of year 1 Biology with labs
  • 3 c.u. of an Introductory Microbiology course
  • 6 c.u. of Physiology (Principles of Human Physiology 1 and Principles of Human Physiology 2, Human Physiology, Human Anatomy and Physiology*, Mammalian Physiology) (*Note - Anatomy Courses will not satisfy the prerequisite, unless the course is called Human Anatomy and Physiology)
  • 3 c.u. of an Introductory Chemistry course with lab
  • 3 c.u. of an Introductory Biochemistry course
  • 3 c.u. of an Introductory Organic Chemistry course
  • 3 c.u. of Calculus (Calculus, Calculus 1, Calculus for Science Students, Calculus for Biology Students, Introductory Calculus)
  • 3 c.u. of Statistics
  • 6 c.u. of year 1 Physics with labs

Applicants must also complete non-academic requirements such as the Optometry Admissions Test (OAT), Confidential Assessment forms, Citizenship, English language requirements, non-academic application sections and a Police Check.

NOTE: For specific course equivalents and for more information, please contact the University of Waterloo directly.

 


Pharmacy

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University of Saskatchewan
www.usask.ca/pharmacy-nutrition/
(306) 966-6327
Undergrad-Pharmacy-Nutrition@usask.ca

NOTE: The Pharm.D. proposal is currently in the final stages of approval, including prerequisite courses and other admission requirements. Please consult the college website for further information.

To be considered for admissions to the Pharm D program applicants must have a minimum average of 70% and 60 credit units of course work at the University level before April 30 of the year in which they are applying, including the following courses and equivalents:

  • Biology: 6 credits (BIOL 120.3 and BIOL 121.3 at the U of S)
  • Chemistry: 3 credit units General and 6 credit units Organic (CHEM 112.3, CHEM 250.3 and CHEM 255.3 at the U of S)
  • English: 6 credit units (ENG 110.6 or two of ENG 111.3, ENG 112.3 ENG 113.3 or ENG 114.3 at the U of S)
  • Biochemistry: 3 credit units of Biomolecules and 3 credit units Metabolism (BMSC 200.3 and BMSC 230.3 at the U of S)
  • Physiology: 6 credit units (human body systems) (PHSI 208.6 at the U of S)
  • Mathematics (Calculus): 3 credit units (MATH 125.3 at the U of S)
  • Statistics: 3 credit units (STAT 246.3 at the U of S)
  • Microbiology: 3 credit units (BMSC 210.3 at the U of S)
  • Nutrition: 3 credit units (NUTR 120.3 at the U of S)
  • 6 c.u. of electives from Psychology, Sociology, Indigenous Studies or Philosophy
  • 9 c.u. general electives

 


Physical Therapy 

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University of Saskatchewan
www.usask.ca/physther
(306) 966-6579
pt.admissions@usask.ca 

Selection for admission is based upon academic performance (i.e. admission average) and interview performance. The minimum admission average that will be accepted is 70%. The admission average is a weighted average calculated using a minimum of 60 credit units. The most recent credit units at the time of application are used (up to and including Term 1 of the current year). For the purpose of calculating the admission average, all courses in a given term will be used. Applicants are ranked according to the admission average and the top 96 applicants are granted interviews. When computing applicants’ total admission scores, the admission average is weighted 60% and the interview score is weighted 40%. Applicants must hold a four-year baccalaureate degree (in any discipline) from a college or university of acceptable standing. The deadline for receipt of applications and all supporting documents is December 15. Students must first complete the online MPT application form available on the School of Physical Therapy website to ensure that they meet residency and admission requirements before applying through the College of Graduate Studies and Research. Reference letters for the MPT are NOT required.

Required Pre-requisite Courses:

  • 6 c.u. of Human Physiology:
    • PHPY 302.3 and one of PHPY 301.3, 303.3, HSC 350.3 (or equivalent*)
    • Or PHSI 208.6
  • ACB 310.3 (or equivalent*)
  • STAT 245.3 or PLSC 214.3

*Applicants must seek and receive approval for equivalent courses from the Admissions committee well in advance of application.

 


Social Work

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University of Regina
http://www.uregina.ca/socialwork/programs/index.html
(306) 664-7370 (Saskatoon Campus)

The University of Regina’s Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) program is offered at the Faculty of Social Work’s Saskatoon Campus, which is located at Innovation Place, adjacent to the University of Saskatchewan. The BSW is comprised of 60 c.u. of general university studies, which may be completed at the University of Saskatchewan, and 60 c.u. of Social Work studies, completed at the Faculty of Social Work, Saskatoon Campus. Students wishing to pursue the BSW should first apply to University of Regina’s Faculty of Social Work. Students will be placed in the category of Pre-Social Work. Pre-Social Work students must complete a minimum of 30 c.u. of prerequisite coursework before applying to be fully accepted into the BSW program. Please see the application guide for more information.

Social Work information sessions are held every three to four weeks at the Saskatoon Campus, 111-116 Research Drive. Please call us for the date of the next information session.

Pre-Social Work Program:

  • One of ENG 111.3, 112.3, 113.3 or 114.3. (If students take ENG 110.6, the additional 3 c.u. of English will be used to fulfill second year requirements)
  • INDG 107.3 (formerly NS 107.3)
  • PSY 121.3
  • SOC 111.3
  • 18 c.u. of general electives (recommended courses include SOC 112.3. WGST 112.3, 6 c.u. of 200 level SOC and 3 c.u. of 200 level INDG.)

NOTE: other suggestions for electives include: PHIL 140.3, PSY 120.3, ANTH 111.3, RLST 110.6, and PHIL 133.3.

 


Speech-Language Pathology

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University of Alberta
www.csd.ualberta.ca
(780) 492-5990
csd@ualberta.ca

The MSc-SLP program is the principal degree program in the Department of Communication Science & Disorders. It is designed to accommodate students who hold a four-year undergraduate degree in another area of study, such as Education, Arts, or Science. An average of 85% is strongly recommended for a competitive application. Accepted pre-requisite courses from the U of S are listed at this website.

 


Veterinary Medicine 

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University of Saskatchewan
http://www.usask.ca/wcvm
(306) 966-7459
wcvm.admissions@usask.ca  

Applicants are required to successfully complete a minimum of 60 credit units prior to applying to the College of Veterinary Medicine, including the below prerequisite courses. It is strongly recommended that students register in 30 credit unit years, as those not taking a full course load could be at a disadvantage when having their academic performance evaluated. The application deadline is December 1st and students must have a minimum average of 75%

Pre-requisite Courses:

  • BIOL 120.3
  • BIOL 121.3 or BIOL 224.3 or BMSC 224.3
  • BIOL 226.3 or ANSC 313.3
  • BMSC 200.3
  • BMSC 210.3 or FABS 212.3
  • CHEM 112.3
  • CHEM 115.3
  • CHEM 250.3
  • ENG 110.6 or any two of ENG 111.3, 112.3, 113.3, 114.3
  • 6 credits of Math/Statistics from {MATH 104.3, 110.3, 125.3, STAT 103.3, STAT 244.3, STAT 245.3, STAT 246.3, PLSC 214.3, MATH 112.3 or MATH 116.3}
  • PHYS 115.3
  • 21 c.u. of open electives