Requirements

Admission requirements include the high school subjects or post-secondary equivalents you need to complete and the minimum grades you need to achieve to be considered for admission into this program. Along with academic criteria, you will need to ensure additional admission criteria are met.


early admission available


2017/18

To apply for Fall 2017 intake you will need to meet the following requirements:


Categories of admission

Applicants may be admitted to one of the following:

Regular admission

To be evaluated through the Office of the University Registrar

1.a) Applicants must have an Alberta high school diploma (or equivalent).

OR

b) Applicants must have a minimum overall average of 65 percent, with no course grade lower than 50 percent, in the following high school courses:

  1. ELA 30-1 or ELA 30-2

  2. Math 30-1 or Math 30-2

  3. One Group A course

  4. One Group C course

  5. One Group A, B or C course

Learn more about Group A, B, C or D courses

 

Mature admission

To be evaluated through the Office of the University Registrar

Applicants must be 20 years of age or older and have been out of full-time high school at least one year by the beginning of the intake term.

 

Additional admission criteria

All applicants must meet the following:

1. Skills appraisal

To be evaluated through the Office of the University Registrar |  Applicable to all admission categories| Unless otherwise specified, identified Skills Appraisal requirements must be completed by the beginning of the intake term.

Applicants must complete the Skills Appraisal only if they do not present ELA 30-1 with a minimum grade of 65 percent or ELA 30-2 with a minimum grade of 75 percent.

Applicants must complete the math portion of the Skills Appraisal only if they do not present Mathematics 20-1 with a minimum grade of 65% or Mathematics 30-1 or Mathematics 30-2 with a minimum grade of 50 percent.

Writing: Applicants must pass the writing portion OR achieve a minimum grade of C- on any required developmental course work.

Reading: Applicants must pass the reading portion OR achieve a minimum grade of C- on any required developmental course work.

Math: Applicants must pass the math portion OR achieve a minimum grade of C- on any required developmental course work.

Learn more about the Skills Appraisal

 

2. English language proficiency

To be evaluated through the Office of the University Registrar | Applicable to all admission categories

All applicants must meet an acceptable level of English language proficiency. We will require official documents such as high school or post-secondary transcripts or proof of successful completion of standardized language evaluation. Full details are available in MacEwan University’s academic calendar or online at MacEwan.ca/ELP.

Learn more about English language proficiency


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How to apply

We want your admission experience to be successful and straightforward. To help you along the way, we've prepared a step-by-step guide to the admission process.