Algonquin College

Pre-Health Sciences Pathways to Advanced Diplomas and Degrees

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Program Information

School:Algonquin College
Faculty:General Arts and Science (Ottawa)
Degree:Certificate; Advanced
Field of Study:Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
Description:This one year Ontario College Certificate program provides students with the core knowledge, skills and abilities fundamental to academic success in a variety of health science programs. Students explore their interests in the health science field while developing strong study skills and earning postsecondary credits which may be transferred to other college programs. Students have the opportunity to develop their knowledge and skills in communications, mathematics, biology, physics, and general and organic chemistry so they are well-prepared for the rigours of their next academic program. In addition, the program provides students with the opportunity to learn about potential careers in the health sciences and identify other programs focusing on the biological or physical sciences that enable them to achieve their career objectives. The curriculum has been designed to meet subject specific entrance requirements for admission to advanced diploma or degree programs within two broad fields: health sciences and general sciences. In particular, graduates will be eligible to apply to the Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Bachelor of Health Sciences, and the Bachelor of Human Kinetics at the University of Ottawa.
URL:Pre-Health Sciences Pathways to Advanced Diplomas and Degrees at Algonquin College
Course Based:Yes
Length:1 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $5,088
International: $14,638

Domestic tuition/ancillary fees: $5,087.94. International tuition/ancillary Fees: $14,637.94.
Careers:Nurses Aides and Orderlies

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on July 11, 2017