Degree Planning

We understand that selecting courses for your timetable can be challenging. There are several resources available to help you complete your degree.

The BSc General program provides you with a diverse education in more than one branch of study. You will major in a Science subject area of concentration and you may elect to minor in a Science subject area of concentration, in an Arts subject area of concentration (see §44), in one of a select number of Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sciences subject areas of concentration (see §193.3.1), or in Business (see §193.3.2). 

BSc General Requirements (major/minor options):

Admitted prior to Fall 2014 (pdf)
Admitted Fall 2014 (pdf) 
Biological Sciences Subject Area Requirements (pdf) 

In addition to providing a path to the BSc General Degree, this program of study allows you to transfer to a Specialization or Honors programs. Students intending to transfer programs should consult the appropriate admission requirements for the program of interest (see §15.15), select carefully their first-year core courses in accordance with the requirements of the specific program, and pay close attention to course load and GPA requirements for transfer.

BSc/BEd Requirements:
This five year program is highly structured, and students should consult with an advisor at the start of each Fall/Winter. See §193.4 for program requirements, and consult Education Chart 2 (see §75.4) when choosing courses for their major and minor.

BSc Honors and Specialization Requirements:
Each Honors and Specialization program has specific requirements. Please see the individual pages for details.