General Arts and Science - College Transfer

The General Arts and Science - College Transfer program can be your introduction, preparation and pathway to further college diploma studies.

Peterborough

Fall 2014
Program Status: Closed
Program Code: GSC
Location: Peterborough
Co-ordinator: Helen Bajorek MacDonald Email
Credential: Ontario College Certificate
Tuition Fees: $1,972.50 per semester*
* Tuition and fees subject to change.
Winter 2015
Program Status: Closed
Program Code: GSC
Location: Peterborough
Co-ordinator: Helen Bajorek MacDonald Email
Credential: Ontario College Certificate
Tuition Fees: $1,914.50 per semester*
* Tuition and fees subject to change.

Program Highlights

Throughout the 2-semester General Arts and Science – College Transfer program you will:

  • Obtain academic support in communications, math and computer skills
  • Develop critical thinking and research skills
  • Engage in career search activities
  • Improve self-management and academic success skills to pursue college diploma studies
  • Explore vocational skills in fields that interest you.

Upon successful completion of the General Arts and Science – College Transfer program, you will be well-positioned for further studies in a diploma at Fleming College. Depending upon your preferred program for future study, you may receive credit for some of the courses you have completed successfully in the College Transfer Program.

The College Transfer program provides a firm foundation to explore your options, with small class sizes, and a supportive environment. In addition to improving your learning skills, the program offers some flexibility to explore your interests. With guidance from the program coordinator, you will choose an elective course in arts, business, humanities, literature, psychology, or social sciences. The elective courses available will vary from year to year. 

Please note: If you decide to continue on to a diploma program, be sure to submit your application to ontariocolleges.ca by the Equal Consideration Application Deadline date,  to secure a seat in your program of choice.

 

Why Choose Fleming

We prepare people of all ages, stages, and walks of life for career and educational journeys - and graduates of our General Arts and Science programs have continued on to take additional post-secondary training and education in a variety of settings. They were able to make good decisions for the future, supported by our faculty and career counselling staff.

 

Minimum Admission Requirements

OSSD with all credits at the Workplace (E) level or higher, including English.

When Workplace (E) is the minimum course level for admission (C) and (U/C) courses are also accepted.

The General Arts and Science - College Transfer program reserves the right to use additional assessment as needed, in order to provide academic support and resources to incoming students.

Mature Students

If you are 19 years of age before classes start, and you do not possess an OSSD,  you can write the Canadian Adult Achievement Test to assess your eligibility for admission.

Related Programs

If you are interested in pursuing college diploma studies in the environmental or natural resources fields, consider the General Arts and Science - Environmental and Natural Resource Studies Option, offered at our School of Environmental and Natural Resource Sciences in Lindsay.

Additional Costs

You should plan to spend approximately $700 per year for books and supplies.

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Fleming College
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(705) 749-5530