Applicants are selected on the basis of their academic achievement, including the required courses, and any other selection criteria outlined below.
- Ontario Secondary School Diploma with six Grade 12 University (U) or University/College (M) courses, or equivalent, including: Grade 12 (U) English and any Grade 12 (U) Mathematics.
- A grade of 60% or higher in English and Math
- An overall average of 65% in six Grade 12 (U) or (M) courses.
- Recommended courses: basic computer software applications.
- Mature Student status (19 years of age or older and no OSSD)**:
- Grade 12 (U) English
- Grade 12 (U) Mathematics
- A grade of 65% or higher is required in English and Math
- Post-secondary courses in English and Mathematics will be considered (certain courses only)
** There is no mature student testing in the required credits for degree programs. Mature applicants must have the English and Math credits required. Mature student applicants, who require Grade 12 University (U) credits for their application to a George Brown degree program, may consider completing our on-campus Degree Preparation (U-level) Courses at no extra cost. Additional information on where and how to upgrade can be found on the English and Math upgrading pages.
Please note that George Brown is committed to ensuring that applicants will succeed in their program of choice and meeting the minimum requirements does not guarantee admission to the program. Applicants may be required to have grades higher than the minimum requirements stated.
English language proficiency
George Brown College ESL Level 9; TOEFL 84 overall and 21 in each skill band (Online); IELTS 6.5 overall and 6.0 in each skill band; MELAB 85; CAEL overall 70 (writing 60)
Proficiency in English communication is necessary for success in this program.
Please visit georgebrown.ca/englishproficiency for more details.
Visit the International Admissions page for more information.
George Brown has been granted a consent by the Minister of Advanced Education and Skills Development to offer this applied degree for a 7–year term starting October 11, 2016. The college shall ensure that all students admitted to the above-named program during the period of consent will have the opportunity to complete the program within a reasonable time frame.
Students should be aware that various allergens, including nuts, dairy and shellfish, are routinely used in practical labs. Students should also note that George Brown College is sensitive to religious observances; however, while products purchased for production and consumption meet all provincial and federal regulations, they may not meet specific dietary laws related to Halal and Kosher foods.