Undergraduate Programs

Admissions Chart

Admissions Chart 1 Classification of High School Courses Used for Admission


Grade 12 courses listed below are based on the Alberta Education curriculum and nomenclature.
  • In addition to English Language Arts 30-1, acceptable Alberta academic Grade 12 courses have been placed in three groups below.
  • Prospective students who completed high school education outside Alberta should review the Provincial Admission Course Equivalents for acceptable high school courses in the three categories at www.admissions.ualberta.ca.
  • English Language Proficiency is an admission requirement for all Faculties, with the exception of Faculté Saint-Jean which requires French (see English Language Proficiency).
  • Faculties may accept other Grade 12 courses not contained in these three groups. Please see Faculty admission requirements (Admission Requirements by Faculty) for each program of study for further information.
  • Only 5-credit courses will be used for admission purposes.
  • If Final Grade 12 marks are not available at the time when an admission decision is made, marks from Final Grade 11 or Interim Grade 12 prerequisites to the following courses may be used.

Grade 12 Courses

GROUP A (Humanities/Social Sciences, Languages other than English 
GROUP B (Fine Arts)
GROUP C (Maths/Sciences
Social Studies 30-1
Applied Graphic Arts 35
Biology 30
30-level Language other than English
Art 30
Chemistry 30
Aboriginal Studies 30
Art 31
Mathematics 30-2 (see Note 3)
  Communication Technology Advanced Level-Career and Technology Studies (CTS)
Mathematics 31
  Dance 35
Physics 30
  Drama 30
Science 30
  Music 30 (Choral, Instrumental or General) (see Note 2)
Computing Science (CSE) Advanced Level-Career and Technology Studies (CTS)
  Music 35
 
  Musical Theatre 35
 
  Performing Arts 35 A, B or C
 
  Additional Fine Arts courses may be considered. For more information, contact the Admissions Division, Office of the Registrar.
 

Notes

  1. Applicants wishing to present either a 35-level Language or a language other than one of those presented at the Grade 12 level in Alberta should contact the Admissions Unit, Office of the Registrar.
  2. Equivalents of Music 30: Conservatory Canada, Grade 8 Practical and Grade IV Theory; Royal Conservatory of Music of Toronto, Grade 8 Practical, Grade II Theory, Mount Royal University, Grade 8 Practical and Grade II Theory. Documents must be presented to Alberta Education for evaluation.
  3. Mathematics 30-2 will be accepted as a Group C admission subject to some programs. For further information, please see Faculty admission requirements (Admission Requirements by Faculty) for each program of study.
  4. If Final Grade 12 marks are not available at the time when an admission decision is made, marks from Final Grade 11 or Interim Grade 12 prerequisites to the following courses may be used.