International Degree Program Requirements

Program Majors Required Courses

Bachelor of Arts

  • Anthropology*
  • Art History
  • Classical Studies
  • Criminal Justice and Public Policy*
  • Culture and Technology Studies
  • Economics*
  • English
  • Environmental Governance*
  • European Studies
  • Food, Agricultural and Resource Economics*
  • French Studies
  • Geography*
  • History*
  • International Development Studies*
  • Justice and Legal Studies*
  • Major To Be Determined
  • Mathematical Economics*
  • Mathematical Science
  • Music
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science*
  • Psychology*
  • Sociology
  • Studio Art
  • Theatre Studies
  • English
  • 5 additional courses
Bachelor of Arts and Sciences  
  • English
  • Advanced Math
  • 2 courses from: Biology, Chemistry, Physics
  • 1 Arts or Social Studies
  • 1 additional course
Bachelor of Science

Biological Sciences

  • Animal Biology
  • Biochemistry*
  • Biodiversity
  • Biological Science
  • Bio-Medical Science
  • Biomedical Toxicology*
  • Environmental Biology
  • Food Science*
  • Human Kinetics
  • Marine & Freshwater Biology*
  • Microbiology*
  • Molecular Biology and Genetics*
  • Neuroscience 
  • Nutritional and Nutraceutical Sciences
  • Plant Science
  • Wildlife Biology and Conservation
  • Zoology

Physical Sciences

  • Biological and Pharmaceutical Chemistry*
  • Biological and Medical Physics*
  • Chemical Physics*
  • Chemistry*
  • Environmental Geomatics*
  • Mathematical Science
  • Nanoscience*
  • Physical Science
  • Physics*
  • Theoretical Physics

Biological Sciences

  • English
  • Advanced Math
  • 2 courses from: Biology, Chemistry, Physics
  • 2 additional courses

Physical Sciences

  • English
  • Calculus
  • 2 courses from: Biology, Chemistry, Physics
  • 2 additional courses
Bachelor of Applied Science
  • Applied Human Nutrition
  • Child Studies
  • Family Studies and Human Development

Applied Human Nutrition

  • English
  • Math
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • 2 additional courses

Child Studies, and Family Studies and Human Development

  • English
  • Math
  • 1 of Biology, Chemistry or Introductory Kinesiology
  • 3 additional courses
Bachelor of Commerce
  • Accounting*
  • Food and Agricultural Business*
  • Government, Economics and Management*
  • Management*
  • Management Economics and Finance*
  • Marketing Management*
  • Public Management*
  • Real Estate*
  • Sport and Event Management*
  • Undeclared (first year only)
  • English
  • Advanced Math
  • 4 additional courses
Bachelor of Computing
  • Computer Science*
  • Software Engineering*
  • English
  • Calculus
  • 4 additional courses
Bachelor of Landscape Architecture  
  • English
  • 5 additional courses

Note: admission is determined through a combination of academic grades and the Background Information Form (BIF). The BIF is due March 1

Bachelor of One Health  
  • English
  • Advanced Math
  • 2 courses from: Biology, Chemistry, Physics
  • 1 Arts or Social Studies
  • 1 additional course
Bachelor of Science in Agriculture
  • Animal Science
  • Crop, Horticulture and Turfgrass Sciences
  • Honours Agriculture
  • English
  • Advanced Math
  • 2 courses from: Biology, Chemistry, Physics
  • 2 additional courses
Bachelor of Engineering
  • Biological Engineering*
  • Biomedical Engineering*
  • Computer Engineering*
  • Engineering Systems and Computing*
  • Environmental Engineering*
  • Mechanical Engineering*
  • Water Resources Engineering*
  • Undeclared (first year only)
  • English
  • Calculus
  • 2 courses from: Chemistry, Physics
  • 2 additional course
Bachelor of Science in Environmental Sciences
  • Ecology*
  • Environment and Resource Management*
  • Environmental Economics and Policy*
  • Environmental Sciences*
  • English
  • Advanced Math
  • 2 courses from: Biology, Chemistry, Physics
  • 2 additional courses
Bachelor of Bio-Resource Management
  • Environmental Management
  • Equine Management
  • Food Industry Management*
  • English
  • Biology
  • 4 additional courses

Food Industry Management requires:

  • English
  • Advanced Math
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • 2 additional courses
Bachelor of Indigenous Environmental Science and Practice*  
  • English
  • Advanced Math
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • 2 additional courses
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine   No direct admission from secondary school. A minimum of two years of a university undergraduate degree program is required for admission consideration. Students preparing for admission to the DVM program should take high school English, Math, Biology, and Chemistry.
Associate Diplomas
  • Agriculture (Ridgetown)
  • Environmental Management (Ridgetown)
  • Equine Care and Management (Ridgetown)
  • Horticulture (Ridgetown)
  • Turfgrass Management (Guelph)
  • Veterinary Technology (Ridgetown)
  • Secondary school diploma

Veterinary Technology

  • English
  • Advanced Math
  • Biology
  • Chemistry

Note: Advanced Math is one of Pre-Calculus, Functions, (I) GCSE, CSEC, IB Math (only SL/HL Analysis & Approaches, HL Applications & Interpretations), or other equivalent Math containing Advanced Functions, Algebra, Geometry, or Trigonometry, approved by Admission Services. 

*Offered as regular or co-op programs. 

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