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First-Entry Programs

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Hone your skills in critical thinking and effective communication while studying in a Faculty with one of the lowest student-to-faculty ratios in Canada. This means more personalized attention from our world-class professors and researchers.
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Acquire the skills and knowledge you need to become a Professional Engineer. Define your academic experience in flexible and exciting ways by creating paths of study designed to your individual interests and aspirations after completing a common first year.
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Develop an appreciation for the world’s emerging health issues and be inspired to think globally and strategically to create innovative solutions while earning a Bachelor of Health Sciences (BHSc) degree.
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Male and female studentKinesiology

Become a leader in your field with a balanced approach to Kinesiology that allows you to focus on areas such as human movement and rehabilitation; fitness and exercise; sport management; and the cultural impact of sport.
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Gain the knowledge and skills necessary to practice as a Registered Nurse through theory courses, professional practice, case-based learning and simulated clinical education.
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Join an active, socially conscious group of peers and faculty who are interested in exploring the world on many different levels. Learn to be aware of the often hidden forces shaping your environment and discover ways you can take control of your media landscape and drive change.
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Become part of a close-knit community of students, faculty and staff. The Don Wright Faculty of Music is perfectly sized to contribute to a family-like learning environment while offering an exceptional range of musical and academic options, starting with a common first year.
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Male and female studentScience

Experience tremendous personal and academic growth in an inspiring environment with 140 modules and 480 courses, 3M National teaching award-winning instructors, Canada Research Chairs and the largest number of Industry Research Chairs in Science at any Ontario university.
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Male and female student in a labMedical Sciences

Focus on understanding normal human health, structure and function, the causes and progression of disease and illness, mechanisms of current treatment and the search for cures. You may choose to specialize in one basic medical science discipline or study from an interdisciplinary perspective.
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Learn from world-renowned faculty members while participating in traditional programs as well as interdisciplinary programs that combine ideas from a number of related areas of study.
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Develop the skills you need to excel in a variety of areas including management, human resources, labour relations, financial services industry, accounting, aviation, consumer behavior and advertising.
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