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Manitoba Assessment Criteria

If you are currently attending a Manitoba secondary school, you must complete your secondary school diploma or certificate by June including each of the following to be considered for admission:

Applications should be submitted in the Fall prior to the year in which you are seeking admission. Self Reported Grade Forms should be submitted as soon as you receive mid-year grades.   If you are attending a secondary school outside Ontario, you are also eligible to fill out either the Special Consideration or the Extraordinary Extracurricular Activites & Contributions to Citizenship Profile.

Note: Some programs may require specific courses from out-of-province applicants to be eligible for enrollment. The Admission Recommendations and Requirements chart presents this information for each province in one document.

Additional Admissions Information

Acceptable Courses

Advanced Mathematics 45S
Anthropology 42A 
Any Advanced Placement 40 (AP)
Any International Baccalaureate (IB) except TOK
Any Language 40S
Any Language 41G
Applied Mathematics 40S
Biology 40S
Calculus 41G
Calculus 42
Calculus 45S
Chemistry 40S
Computer Science 40S
Economics 40S
English 40S: Comprehensive Focus
English 40S: Language & Technical Communication
English 40S: Language & Literacy Forms
English 40S: Language & Transactional Focus
English 40S: Literary Focus
English 40S: Transactional Focus
English 42S
French Conversational 40
History 45
Introduction to Calculus 45S
Mathematics 42S
Modern Civilization 40
Physics 40S
Pre-Calculus 40S
Statistics & Probability 45
Topics in Math 45
Western Civilization History 40S
World Geography: A Human Perspective 40S

Acceptable Options

Anatomy & Physiology 45
DNA Science 45
Ecology 45
Economic Geography 40
Environmental Science 42S
Genetics & Evolution 40
Global Issues 40S
Government & Politics 45
Law 40S
Modern World Problems 40
Music 40
Philosophy 41G
Psychology 40S
Social Studies: World Issues 40S
Studio Art 42S AP

Note: This list is not exhaustive. If you have a question regarding the acceptability of a course for admission consideration, please contact the Admissions Office directly.