Newfoundland & Labrador Requirements

Newfoundland & Labrador Admission Requirements


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Degree/Program

Newfoundland High School

Additional Information

All Programs

High school diploma with 11 credits at the 3000 level  

Arts, Fine Arts, Social Work, Kinesiology - Bachelor of Health Studies only

  • English 3201
  • One approved grade 12 math or science (List A)
  • One approved grade 12 language, social science or fine arts course (List B)
  • Eight additional approved grade 12 courses (List A or B)

Fine Arts Supplementary Information:

  • BFA/CFA in Visual Arts and CFA in Indian Arts: Portfolio required. The deadline to submit the portfolio Fall: April 1 Winter: December 1
  • Bachelor of Music: Interview, music theory placement test and audition required
  • Bachelor of Music Education: Music theory test, audition and BMusEd Teacher Education Admission Profile required

Social Work: All applicants are considered for admission to the Social Work Qualifying Year.

Business Administration

  • English Language 3201
  • Math 3201 or 3204/3205
  • One approved grade 12 language, social science or fine arts course (List B)
  • Eight additional approved grade 12 courses (List A or B)

85% or higher admission average: Admitted directly through the Excellence Program.

65% and 84.99% admission average: Admitted as a qualifying student.

Education

  • English Language 3201
  • One approved grade 12 math or science (List E)
  • One approved grade 12 language, social science or fine arts course (List E)
  • Eight additional approved grade 12 courses** (List E)

Teacher Education Admission Profile required

 Elementary Education or Secondary Business Education: One grade 12 Math required

Secondary Education programs with a major or minor in Chemistry, Mathematics, or Physics: Math 3201 or 3105 required

Engineering

  • English Language 3201
  • Math 3201 or Math 3204/3205 (Math 3207 is strongly recommended)
  • Chemistry 3202
  • Physics 3204
  • Seven additional approved courses

A minimum admission average of 70%-79.99% is required for admission to the general major.  80% or higher are admitted directly to their major of choice.

*Calculus is recommended in addition to this class.

Journalism

Two years Pre-Journalism in Faculty of Arts  

Kinesiology & Health Studies

Bachelor of Kinesiology

Bachelor of Sport and Recreation Studies

  • English Language 3201
  • One approved grade 12 math or science (List D)
  • One approved grade 12 language, social science or fine arts course
  • Eight additional approved grade 12 courses (List D)
 

Nursing

  • English Language 3201
  • Math 3205, 3204 or 3201
  • Biology 3201
  • Chemistry 3201
  • Seven additional approved grade 12 courses (List D)
A minimum of 70% is required in each prerequisite course

Science

  • English Language 3201
  • Math 3201, 3204 or 3205 (Math 3207 is strongly recommended)
  • One grade 12 Science from Biology, Chemistry or Physics
  • Eight additional approved grade 12 courses
 

 

List A: Biology

Math 3201

  Calculus Readiness

Math 3204/3205

  Chemistry

Math 3207

  Earth Systems

Physics

  Environmental Science  

 

List B: Art and Design Psychology
  Folk Literature Religious Ed.
  French Statistics
  Global Econ. World Geography
  Global Issues World History
  History World Religions
  Music  
  Native Studies  

 

List C: Art and Design Environmental Science Native Studies
  Band* Folk Literature Physics
  Biology French Psychology
  Calculus Readiness Global Economics Religious Education
  Chemistry Global Issues Statistics
  Choral* Math 3201 World Geography
  Dance Math 3204/3205 World History
  Drama Math 3207 World Religions
  Earth Systems Music*  

*Only one credit from Music, Band and Choral

List D: Biology Global Economics Physical Education
  Calculus Readiness Global Issues Physics
  Chemistry Math 3201 Psychology
  Environmental Science Math 3204/3205 World Geography
  French Math 3207 World History
  Economics Native Studies  

List E: Art and Design Earth Systems Math 3204 Religious Education
  Band* Environmental Science Math 3205 Statistics
  Biology Folk Literature Math 3207 World Geography
  Calculus Readiness French Music* World History
  Chemistry Global Economics Native Studies World Religions
  Choral* Global Issues Physical Education  
  Dance History Physics  
  Drama Math 3201 Psychology  

*Only one credit from Music, Band and Choral