ARTS & SCIENCES

Bachelor of Arts Degree –  
Applied Behaviour Analysis (Autism)
4 years (120 credits)  

Full-time or part-time 

Starts in September

DESCRIPTION

This degree program combines rigorous

academic training with BCBA supervised

practicum experience. Graduates will meet  

the requirements to sit for the Board Certified

Assistant Behavior Analyst (BCaBA) exam.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

See Admission to Arts & Sciences, p. 30.

Applied Behaviour Analysis (Autism) 
Post-Baccalaureate Diploma
2 years (45 credits)  

Full-time or part-time 

Starts in September

DESCRIPTION

Designed for those with an existing Bachelor’s

degree, this program provides the course work

and BCBA supervised intensive practicum to meet

the requirements to sit for the Board Certified

Assistant Behavior Analyst (BCaBA) exam.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Completion of a recognized bachelor degree in

Arts or Sciences; letter of interest; letter of

reference; interview; documentation of a

minimum of 300 hours of experience as a

behaviour interventionist prior to the start of

the program in September (contact the ABA-A

program coordinator for assistance in obtaining

work/volunteer experience).

Arts (Humanities & Social Sciences)

Bachelor of Arts Degree with a major  
in Liberal Studies 
4 years (120 credits)  

Full-time or part-time 

Starts in September, January, May

DESCRIPTION

An individualized majors program in the  

Liberal Arts. Driven by their educational  

and professional goals, students build their

degrees from a wide range of courses in the

Humanities, Social Sciences, Sciences and

beyond. Alumni work as educators, lawyers,

social workers, library and information science

professionals, journalists, change agents,

entrepreneurs and more.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

See Admission to Arts & Sciences, p. 30.

Associate of Arts Degree 
2 years (60 credits)  

Full-time or part-time 

Ladders to third-year studies 

Starts in September, January, May

DESCRIPTION

Offers a combination of first- and second-year

Arts & Sciences courses (60 credits). Students

complete a broad range of arts courses, along

with some science courses.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

See Admission to Arts & Sciences, p. 30.

Associate of Arts Degree – Art History 
2 years (60 credits) 

Full-time or part-time 

Ladders to third-year studies 

Starts in September, January, May

DESCRIPTION

Emphasizes a broad knowledge of art history

and cultivates a critical visual awareness with

which to view the art and visual culture of both

past and present.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

See Admission to Arts & Sciences, p. 30.

Associate of Arts Degree –  
Creative Writing 
2 years (60 credits)  

Full-time or part-time 

Ladders to third-year studies 

Starts in September

DESCRIPTION

Combines instruction and practice in creative

and critical writing in a variety of genres,

including poetry, fiction, drama, screenwriting,

mixed-genre and new media.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

See Admission to Arts & Sciences, p. 30.

Associate of Arts Degree – English 
2 years (60 credits)  

Full-time or part-time  

Ladders to third-year studies 

Starts in September, January, May

DESCRIPTION

Offers the opportunity to think critically about

traditional and experimental English literature

in a wide variety of genres and in the context

of contemporary issues.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

See Admission to Arts & Sciences, p. 30.

Associate of Arts Degree – Psychology 
2 years (60 credits)  

Full-time or part-time 

Ladders to third-year studies 

Starts in September, January, May

DESCRIPTION

Provides students with fundamental knowledge

and a critical understanding of the discipline of

psychology.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

See Admission to Arts & Sciences, p. 30.

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