Options for Upgrading English Credits for Admission to George Brown College Degree Programs (Excludes S118 BScN)

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Options available for upgrade - ilc.org, toronto adult school, GBC EA program
Course ILC.org Academic Upgrading @ GBC1 Toronto Adult Day/
Night School
George Brown English for Academic Purposes
Grade 12U        
ENG4U X X X * with completion of level 9, subject to competition.
Please see program requirements

1ACE Credits are accepted by George Brown College for admissions purposes. Academic and Career Entrance Credits (ACE) help individuals improve their academic readiness and earn specific credits for acceptance in George Brown College post-secondary programs. Please verify the admission requirements of your program and institution of choice to ensure your courses meet the listed program admission requirements.

Last updated: 31/05/2018

Courses Offered at George Brown College

GBC Academic Upgrading Program (ACE Credits)

Our program offers multiple levels of courses, including Academic and Career Entrance (ACE) level courses.

George Brown College English for Academic Purposes (R105)

  • * Completing level 9 of EAP may meet the admission requirements to some degree programs. Please refer to individual program requirements
  • Full time study, OSAP eligible
  • Great way to meet newcomers to Canada and improve English language skills
  • Contact: ESL

Courses Offered Online

Independent Learning Centre

  • All Ontario high school credits run by the Ministry of Education
  • Part time online classes
  • Continuous intakes
  • Contact: www.ilc.org

Toronto District School Board Adult Learning

5 Adult Day and 8 Night schools are available throughout the city offering full time and part time options for adult learners with intakes available throughout the year. For more information, please see the TDSB

Need an Action plan? Not sure where to start? Why not try: CHOICES!

CHOICES at George Brown College

  • A one week career and program exploration class for adult (+19) learners
  • Free of cost to help discover the best programs for your interests
  • Develop an action plan that works for you
  • Classes offered throughout the year
  • Contact: Choises

Having trouble deciding? Need Guidance? Talk to an Entry Advisor!

Our Entry Advisors provide one-on-one sessions (online, in-person, by phone, or by email) as well as workshops and information sessions to help you navigate educational programs and pathways, providing information and/or referrals. 

To meet one-on-one with an advisor or register for a free workshop or information session, visit the Entry Advising page.