Education System in Canada

Ontario High School Graduation Requirements

*Canadian Secondary School system consists of four years’ full time study.

Secondary School students would receive graduation certificates if they fulfill the following criteria:

  • Receive at least 30 credits during secondary school (Course credit: 0.5-1) which include 18 credits on Compulsory courses and 12 credits on optional courses.
  • Students need to complete at least 40 hours of community involvement activities during high school.
  • The nature of all courses are different. There are high school compulsory courses, optional courses, compulsory university preparation courses, compulsory college preparation courses and university or college preparation courses. The courses students choose will determine whether or not they are eligible to apply for universities or colleges.
  • Students need to finish all course activities and fulfill corresponding study time.
  • Students need to pass the Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test (OSSLT) and receive at least 80% of scores.
  • International Students who study abroad less than four years need to obtain an IELTS Score of 6.5 plus to apply for Canadian University Undergraduate Degree study.

What Do you Need to Do to apply to a Canadian University?

  • 30 high school credits and 40hour volunteer hours
  • Pass OSSLT
  • IELTS TEST Score, Universities 6.5, College 6
  • Submit Applications through OUAC system
  • Pay Tuition Fees and Receive Offers
  • Apply for Canadian Student Visa
  • Successful Admitted by Universities/ Colleges

 

 

Education System Of Canadian Universities and Colleges

Universities

Features

·         Focus on academic/professional courses and theories

·         Can choose double majors

·         International learning atmosphere

·         International approved degree certificate

Diploma Bachelor Degree Master Degree
Completion Time 3-4 school years 1-2 school years
Admission Requirement

1.       High school diploma

2.       Average score of 75%

3.       Successfully completed ESL course or reached IELTS and other test equivalent level

1.       Graduated from Universities and have valid transcripts

2.       Average score of 75% and more

3.       GMAT/GRE Score (Depend on the school and program)

4.       Personal resume

5.       Reference letters

6.       Successfully completed ESL course or reached IELTS and other test equivalent level

Estimate Tuition (per school year) CA$28,000-35,000 (International students)

CA $30,000-39,000

(International students)

Colleges

Focus

·         Career training and negotiation

·         Practical and Career- focus

·         Application training and skill upgrade

·         More career resources

·         Could transfer into universities and complete Bachelor Degree in two to three years

Diploma Bachelor Certificate Bachelor Degree Master Certificate
Completion time 2-3 school years 4 school years 1-2 school years
Admission Requirement

1.       High school diploma

2.       Average score of 65%

3.      Successfully completed ESL course or reached IELTS and other test with equivalent levels

1.       High school diploma

2.       Average score of 65%

3.      Successfully completed ESL course or reached IELTS and other test with equivalent levels

1.       Graduated from Universities and have valid transcripts

2.       Personal resume

3.      Successfully completed ESL course or reached IELTS and other test with equivalent levels

EstimatedTuition (per school year) CA$16,000-26,000 (International Students) CA$25,000-35,000 (International Students) CA$20,000-29,000 (International Students)

Learning by Interests

Science

  •         Environment Technology
  •         Cosmetics Science
  •         Bioinformatics

Art, Fashion, and Animation

  •         Animation
  •         Graphic Design
  •         Advertising
  •         Fashion Management

Aviation Science

  •         Aviation Technology
  •         Aviation Operation
  •         Aviation Security

Business

  • Accounting and Financial Technology
  • International Business management
  • Marketing

Education and Community service

  •         Early Childhood Education
  •         Behavior Psychology
  •         Social Service 

Engineering

  •         Computer Engineering
  •         Mechanic Engineering
  •         Architecture

Health Science and Medicine

  •         Nursing
  •         Dentistry
  •         Health Science

Hotel and Tourism Management

  • Business Development Hospitality
  • Tourism management
  • Event Management

Media and Communication

  •         Public Relations
  •         Photography
  •         Journalism