Specific Subject Requirements - Ontario

Program Majors Required Courses Estimated Cutoff Ranges

Bachelor of Arts

  • Anthropology
  • Art History
  • Classical Studies
  • Criminal Justice and Public Policy
  • Economics*
  • English
  • Environmental Governance
  • European Studies
  • Food, Agricultural and Resource Economics
  • French Studies
  • Geography
  • History
  • International Development
  • Major To Be Determined
  • Mathematical Economics*
  • Mathematical Science
  • Music
  • Philosphy
  • Political Science
  • Psychology*
  • Sociology
  • Spanish and Hispanic Studies
  • Studio Art
  • Theatre Studies
  • English
  • 5 additional courses
76-80% for all majors except Criminal Justice and Public Policy (79-83%) and Psychology Co-op (84-89%)
Bachelor of Arts and Sciences  
  • English
  • Advanced Functions
  • 2 courses from: biology, chemistry, physics
  • 1 arts or social studies
  • 1 additional courses
78-81%
Bachelor of Science

Biological Sciences

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

Physical Sciences

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

Biological Sciences

  • English
  • Advanced Functions
  • 2 courses from: biology, chemistry, physics
  • 2 additional courses

Physical Sciences

  • English
  • Calculus and Vectors
  • 2 courses from: biology, chemistry, physics
  • 2 additional courses
Biological Sciences: 78-83% for all majors except for Bio-Medical Science (84-89%) and Human Kinetics (79-84%)
Bachelor of Applied Science
  • Applied Human Nutrition
  • Adult Development*
  • Child, Youth and Family*

Applied Human Nutrition

  • English
  • 1 math course
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • 2 additional courses

Adult Development & Child, Youth and Family

  • English
  • 1 math course
  • Biology or chemistry
  • 3 additional courses

Applied Human Nutrition: 81-85% 

Adult Development & Child, Youth and Family: 76-80%

Bachelor of Commerce
  • Accounting*
  • Food and Agricultural Business*
  • Hospitality and Tourism Management*
  • Leadership and Organizational Management*
  • Management Economics and Finance*
  • Marketing Management*
  • Public Management*
  • Real Estate and Housing*
  • Undeclared (first year only)

Accounting, Food and Agricultural Business, Management Economics and Finance, Marketing Management, Real Estate and Housing, Undeclared

  • English
  • Advanced Functions
  • 1 additional 4U math
  • 3 additional 4U or 4M courses

Hospitality and Tourism Management, Leadership and Organizational Management, Public Management

  • English
  • Advanced Functions
  • 4 additional 4U or 4M courses

 

76-81%
Bachelor of Computing
  • Computer Science*
  • Software Engineering*
  • English
  • Calculus and Vectors
  • 4 additional courses
78-82%
Bachelor of Landscape Architecture  
  • English
  • 5 additional courses
Admission is determined through a combination of academic grades and the Background Information Form (BIF).
Bachelor of Science in Agriculture
  • Animal Science
  • Crop, Horticulture and Turfgrass Sciences
  • Honours Agriculture
  • Organic Agriculture
  • English
  • Advanced Functions
  • 2 courses from: biology, chemistry, physics
  • 2 additional courses
76-80%
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
  • Advanced Functions
  • Calculus and Vectors
  • 2 courses from: biology, chemistry, physics
  • 1 additional course
83-86%
Bachelor of Science in Environmental Sciences
  • Ecology*
  • Environment and Resource Management*
  • Environmental Economics and Policy*
  • Environmental Sciences*
  • English
  • Advanced Functions
  • 2 courses from: biology, chemistry, physics
  • 2 additional courses
76-80%
Bachelor of Bio-Resource Management
  • Environmental Management
  • Equine Management
  • English
  • Biology
  • 4 additional courses
75-78%
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.  
Associate Diplomas
  • Agriculture (Ridgetown)
  • Environmental Management (Ridgetown)
  • Horticulture (Ridgetown)
  • Turfgrass Management (Guelph)
  • Veterinary Technology (Ridgetown)
  65-70%

*Offered as regular and co-op programs.

 
University of Guelph
50 Stone Road East
Guelph, Ontario, N1G 2W1
Canada
519-824-4120