Full-time students should register for 15–16 semester hours. These should include:

Also note:

  • All students are required to enrol in FNDN 101 – The Liberal Arts Journey in their first semester unless they have a minimum 27 semester hours of initial transfer credit.
  • Every student is required to enrol in one Writing or English course in his or her first semester. Select one from one of the following options: (Your Admissions counsellor will confirm your choice.)

ENGLISH 103 - Introduction to Fiction​ – Select this course only if you meet one of the following criteria:

Students entering from high school: 73% (B) in Grade 12 English or equivalent; or a score of 570 or higher on the writing portion of the SAT; or a score of 23 or higher on the English portion of the ACT; or a score of 5 on the essay component of the LPI (Language Proficiency Index).
Transfer students: 67% (C+) in a post-secondary English course from a recognized English-speaking post=secondary institution; or a score of 5 on the essay component of the LPI (Language Proficiency Index); or a completed Bachelor’s degree from a recognized English-speaking post-secondary institution. If transfer students do not have any post-secondary English credit, they will be assessed using the same criteria for students entering from high school.
 

WRITING 100  - Writing in the University Context – Select this course if you do not meet the requirements for English 103  - Introduction to Fiction above
WRITING 101  - Writing and Culture – Select this course if English is not your first language
ENGLISH 101  - Introduction to Writing – Select this course if English is not your first language and you have scored a 4 or lower on the essay component of the Language Proficiency Index (LPI)


FACULTY OF HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES

Department of Geography and Environment

Major in International Studies

Note: it is also helpful to take a language course during your first year (Chinese, French, German, Japanese, Russian or Spanish). First year INTS students are advised to prioritize completion of core requirements.

Department of Religious Studies

Multidisciplinary Majors

Major in European Studies
Major in General Studies (BA)

FACULTY OF NATURAL AND APPLIED SCIENCES

Biotechnology Program

Environmental Studies Program

Major in Natural and Applied Sciences

Pre-Professional Studies (Sciences)

SCHOOL OF THE ARTS, MEDIA AND CULTURE

Department of Music

Worship Arts Program

SCHOOL OF BUSINESS

SCHOOL OF EDUCATION

Elementary Education (conc. BA/B.Ed. or B.Sc./B.Ed.)
Middle School Education (conc. BA/B.Ed. or B.Sc./B.Ed.)
Secondary Education (conc. BA/B.Ed. or B.Sc./B.Ed.)

SCHOOL OF HUMAN KINETICS

MULTIDISCIPLINARY STUDIES

SCHOOL OF NURSING