Academic Upgrading

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Program description

Academic Upgrading provides adult learners with the opportunity to improve their mathematics, communications, science, and computer skills up to college-entry level. Students complete only the topics required:- for entry into post-secondary programs, trades, apprenticeship or other college programs;- for employment;- for work or interest;- for GED test preparation (high school equivalency).

Program details

Code: 1405
Delivery: Full-time
Length: Varies with student's academic goal
Start: Depending on the course, either continuous or cohort intakes.
Campus: Brantford (50 Wellington Street), Cambridge (Downtown), Guelph, Stratford, and Waterloo
Credential: Certificate

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You may be eligible for waiver of tuition and for financial assistance with childcare and transportation. Please contact the campus of your choice for more details.

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Program device & software requirements

This program requires you to have a device that meets certain specifications. For most students, this cost is in addition to the tuition & fees listed above.

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