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Academic Bridging Courses (ABCs)

Do you need general academic upgrading to prepare yourself for post-secondary studies at Ryerson?

Are you lacking subject prerequisite requirements for consideration for admission to a Ryerson degree or certificate program?

Ryerson has developed Academic Bridging Courses (ABCs) that are available to you through The Chang School. Students who do well in ABCs will be considered for admission to most Ryerson programs, subject to normal program admissions criteria, procedures, and competition.

For further information, please contact Undergraduate Admissions at 416-979-5036.

English

Grade 12 U Course: English
Continuing Education Equivalent*: For assistance in selecting an appropriate English prerequisite, please contact Undergraduate Admissions directly at 416-979-5036.

*For consideration for admission to Ryerson University programs. ABCs do not count as Grade 12 U courses or high school credits.

Math

Grade 12 U Course: Mathematics (Advanced Functions)
Continuing Education Equivalent*: CKMT 101 - Transcendental Functions

Grade 12 U Course: Mathematics (Calculus and Vectors)
Continuing Education Equivalent*: CKMT 102 - Advanced Calculus and Vectors

Grade 12 U Course: Mathematics (Data Management)
Continuing Education Equivalent*: CKMT 103 - Advanced Data Management

*For consideration for admission to Ryerson University programs. ABCs do not count as Grade 12 U courses or high school credits.

Science

Grade 12 U Course: Biology
Continuing Education Equivalent*: CKBG 90A - Introduction to Biological Principles-A AND CKBG 90B - Introduction to Biological Principles-B

Grade 12 U Course: Chemistry
Continuing Education Equivalent*: CKCH 90A - Introduction to Chemistry-A AND CKCH 90B - Introduction to Chemistry-B

Grade 12 U Course: Physics
Continuing Education Equivalent*: CKPS 115 - Physics I AND CKPS 215 - Physics II**

*For consideration for admission to Ryerson University programs. ABCs do not count as Grade 12 U courses or high school credits.

**Both subject courses (labelled I and II) are required to meet the Grade 12 U requirement for Ryerson admission purposes. Please note that Mature Student applicants will be considered on an individual basis and may be required to present only one of these courses to meet Mature Student admission requirements.

Please contact Undergraduate Admissions at 416-979-5036 for details.