Pathways from Ontario Colleges: Early Childhood Education

Diploma and Ministry Code:

  • Early Childhood Education (MTCU Code: 51211)

Please see full list of eligible programs below.

U of G Program:

  • Bachelor of Applied Science in Child Studies (OUAC Program Code: GCS)

ONCAT Pathway ID: 4898

Graduates of an Ontario College Diploma in Early Childhood Education may be eligible to apply for admission to the Bachelor of Applied Science in Child Studies at the University of Guelph.

To be eligible for admission consideration, applicants must have completed their diploma with a minimum cumulative average of 75% (B). They must also present both a 4U Biology credit and a 4U mathematics credit, or approved equivalents. Lastly, applicants must have not less than ten academic courses (exclusive of field-placement courses) with a final grade of 85% (A).

Applications will be competitive, with admission being offered to the highest performing applicants. College graduates will receive up to 10.0 transfer credits. Prospective applicants should contact Admission Services.

Contacts:

Eligible Diplomas:

  • Algonquin College: Early Childhood Education
  • Collège Boréal: Éducation en services à l’enfance
  • Cambrian College: Early Childhood Education
  • Canadore College: Early Childhood Education
  • Centennial College: Early Childhood Education
  • Conestoga College: Early Childhood Education
  • Confederation College: Early Childhood Education
  • Durham College: Early Childhood Education
  • Fanshawe College: Early Childhood Education
  • (Sir Sandford) Fleming College: Early Childhood Education
  • George Brown College: Early Childhood Education
  • Georgian College: Early Childhood Education
  • Humber College: Early Childhood Education
  • La Cité Collégiale: Éducation en services à l’enfance
  • Lambton College: Early Childhood Education
  • Loyalist College: Early Childhood Education
  • Mohawk College: Early Childhood Education
  • Niagara College: Early Childhood Education
  • Northern College: Early Childhood Education
  • Saint Clair College: Early Childhood Education
  • Saint Lawrence College: Early Childhood Education
  • Sault College: Early Childhood Education
  • Seneca College: Early Childhood Education
  • Sheridan College: Early Childhood Education

Please note: Students seeking a similar Pathway that allows them to complete their degree online may consider looking into the following offering at the University of Guelph-Humber:

Any questions regarding this opportunity can be directed to: