Pathway Summary

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Pathway ID
2916
Pathway Title
Pathway to the Bachelor of Science in Molecular Biology & Genetics Degree
Pathway Last Updated
2018-07-17

Sending Institution Information

Sending Institution
Canadore College
Discipline/Division
Science and Engineering Technology
Program Area
Biology/Bioinformatics/Chemistry/Chemical Technology/Laboratory Technology
Program Title
Biotechnology Remote and Rural Health

Receiving Institution Information

Receiving Institution
University of Guelph
Discipline/Division
Science and Technology
Program Area
Core Sciences (Biology, Chemistry, Physics, etc.)
Program Title
Bachelor of Science (Honours) - Molecular Biology & Genetics

Contact Procedures

Interested students should contact the Admission Services department:
Phone: 519-821-2130
Email: pathways@uoguelph.ca

Admission Services
University of Guelph
50 Stone Road East
Guelph, ON N1G 2W1

Pathway Details

Terms for renewal or cancellation

The University of Guelph will review transfer pathways periodically, introducing new amendments as appropriate. Any change to this pathway will not affect current students. Students enrolled at the University of Guelph at the time of any change shall be allowed to complete their degree based on the original terms of this transfer pathway.

Eligibility for Pathway

If you have graduated from the Biotechnology Technician 2-year diploma or the Biotechnology Technologist Advanced 3-year diploma then you may be eligible to earn a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Guelph in less than three years of full time study!

Admission Requirements:

  • A minimum 75% (B) overall average upon completion of the Biotechnology Technologist Advanced 3-year diploma or the Biotechnology Technician 2-year diploma.
  • Successful completion of Grade 12U Advanced Functions or equivalent course(s) offered by your college.

Credit transfer

Eligible applicants from the Biotechnology Technician 2-year diploma will be awarded 7.50 transfer credits. That is equivalent to 1.5 full-time years (3 semesters) of study at the University of Guelph.


Eligible applicants from the Biotechnology Technologist Advanced 3-year diploma will be awarded between 7.5 and 10.0 transfer credits. That is equivalent to between 1.5 full-time years (3 semesters) and 2 full-time years (4 semesters) of study at the University of Guelph.

Credits that must be achieved at the receiving institution

Depending on the degree program you enter, you may be required to complete between 10.0 and 12.5 credits at the University of Guelph. For more information regarding the courses required for a specific major, please contact the B.Sc. Academic Counselling Centre at bscweb@uoguelph.ca

Anticipated normal schedule of student progression

Depending on the degree program you enter, you may be required to complete between 10.0 and 12.5 credits at the University of Guelph. For more information regarding the courses required for a specific major, please contact the B.Sc. Academic Counselling Centre at bscweb@uoguelph.ca

Credential(s) to be granted on successful completion of all required components

 Bachelor of Science (Honours) - Molecular Biology & Genetics

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