Program or Block Transfer, 2006-2007

For the most part, credit transfer involving public post-secondary institutions in this province occurs on a course-by-course basis. There are, however, program or block transfer arrangements also available to students (see following tables). For more information consult the appropriate institutional calendar or Registrar/Student Service Offices.

Within the Province

Sending Institution Receiving Institution
Program or Block Block of Credit Granted
3-year Engineering Technology Diploma Program completed at the College of the North Atlantic or Fisheries & Marine Institute with an overall average of 75%. First year University at Memorial University with eligibility for application to Term 1, Bachelor of Engineering Degree Program.
3-year Diploma Program in Nursing Education – R.N. completed in Hospital Schools of Nursing. 45 unspecified credit hours in the Bachelor of Nursing Program at Memorial University.
Graduates from MUN holding an appropriate Bachelor of Science Degree. May be considered for advanced standing to the 2nd year of the Medical Laboratory program at the College of the North Atlantic. Limited spaces are available due to severe space restrictions.
A total of six (6) years of training and work experience in an occupational area. A maximum of 30 credit hours towards the Diploma/Degree of Bachelor of Education (Post Secondary) at Memorial University.
3-year Engineering Technology Diploma program in Naval Architecture or Marine System Design completed at the Fisheries & Marine Institute with an overall average of at least 75%. May be admitted to a Bridging Program offered by the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science at Memorial University and if successful will be promoted to academic Term 4 of the Ocean and Naval Architectural Engineering Degree Program.
Completion of a Diploma in either Nautical Science or Marine Engineering Technology at the Fisheries and Marine Institute. Entry into a 39 credit hour Bachelor of Maritime Studies (BMS) Degree Program at Memorial University.
3-year Environmental Technology Diploma completed at the College of the North Atlantic (Corner Brook campus). 45 unspecified credit hours and entry into year 2 of the Environmental Science, Bachelor of Science Degree program offered at Sir Wilfred Grenfell College.
Completion of the two-year Diploma in Community Recreation Leadership Program from the College of the North Atlantic. May be admitted with advanced standing to the Bachelor of Recreation (Co-op) Degree Program at Memorial University.
Graduates of a three-year accredited diploma from the Fisheries & Marine Institute or the College of the North Atlantic in Health Sciences or Engineering Technology or a similar diploma taken from a recognized university/college and acceptable to the Admissions Committee. Signed articulation agreements are in place with the following institutions: Nova Scotia Community College, New Brunswick Community College (Bathurst, Moncton, St. John), Holland College (PEI), RCC College (ON), Cambrian College (ON), Red River College (MB) and Camosun College (BC). Entry into a 39 credit hour Bachelor of Technology Degree Program at Memorial University.
Graduates of a three-year
Business Management diploma program from the College of the North Atlantic.
May be considered for admission to Term 3 of the Bachelor of Commerce (Cooperative) Program at Memorial University
May be considered for admission directly into the Bachelor of Business Administration or the Bachelor of Commerce (non-Cooperative) Program. If admitted, they will be required to complete a minimum of forty-five credit hours beyond those used towards their College Diploma.
2-year Adventure Tourism Diploma Program completed at the College of the North Atlantic (or who are in their final semester of the program). Students who are entering the Environmental Studies Program at Sir Wilfred Grenfell College will be given a total of 60 credit hours towards the 120 credit-hour degree program.
Civil Engineering Technology Diploma Program from College of the North Atlantic with an overall average of at least 75%. May be admitted to a Bridging Program offered by the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science at Memorial University and if successful will be promoted to academic Term 4 of the Civil Engineering Degree Program.
Electrical Engineering Technology Diploma Program or Electronics Engineering Technology Diploma Program from College of the North Atlantic with an overall average of at least 75%. May be admitted to a Bridging Program offered by the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science at Memorial University and if successful will be promoted to academic Term 4 of the Electrical or Computer Engineering Degree Program.
3-year Business Management diploma completed at College of the North Atlantic. Qualified graduates may be admitted* to the Bachelor of Business Administration program at Memorial University. Admission will be on the basis of block transfer with course requirements for completion of the BBA specified for each of the College business diploma programs. Diploma program graduates will be required to complete a minimum of 45 credit hours beyond those used for their college diploma.
* Admission is limited and competitive and is based on overall academic performance.
Mechanical Engineering Technology (Power) Diploma Program or Mechanical Engineering Technology (HVAC) Diploma Program from College of the North Atlantic with an overall average of at least 75%. May be admitted to a Bridging Program offered by the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science at Memorial University and if successful will be promoted to academic Term 4 of the Mechanical Engineering Degree Program.

Outside the Province

Sending Institution Receiving Institution
Program or Block Block of Credit Granted
Primary Technology Common First Year completed at the College of the North Atlantic and Fisheries & Marine Institute. 12 credits toward study at the Nova Scotia Agricultural College.
3-year Petroleum Engineering Technology Program completed at the College of the North Atlantic. 65 credits toward a Bachelor of Technology at Montana College of Mineral Science and Technology.
2-year Environmental Technology Program completed at the College of the North Atlantic. 2 years of the 3-year Environmental Technology Program at the University College of Cape Breton.
2-year Forestry Resources Technology Program completed at the College of the North Atlantic. Advanced standing (11 courses) towards Bachelor of Science (Honors) in Forestry at Lakehead University.
Courses completed during first two years at Universities/Colleges that are ordinary members of the Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada (AUCC) Course for course credit transfer at Memorial University to a maximum of 60 credit hours in accordance with the Pan-Canadian Protocol on the transferability of University credits.
Diploma of Applied Arts – Community Studies completed at the College of the North Atlantic. 1 year of 3-year Bachelor of Arts – Community Studies at the University College of Cape Breton.
Diploma of Applied Arts – Visual Arts completed at the College of the North Atlantic. Up to 2 years of 4-year Bachelor of Fine Arts at the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design.
2-year Adventure Tourism Program completed at the College of the North Atlantic with an overall average of 80% and two letters of recommendation. Eligible for admission of this second year of the four- year Outdoor Adventure Leadership program in the Bachelor of Physical and Health Education Degree at Laurentian University.
Completion of College of the North Atlantic Occupational Therapist Assistant Program with an overall 80% average. May be awarded for purposes of application to the Bachelor of Science (O.T.) Program at Dalhousie University, the transfer equivalence of 3.0 credits.
Diploma in Business Management (Accounting, Human Resource Management, Marketing Options) completed at College of the North Atlantic. Block Transfer of three years to the four year Bachelor of Business Administration Degree in Management at Northwood University, Michigan
Diploma in Business Administration (Accounting, General, Human Resource Management, Marketing Options) completed at College of the North Atlantic. Block Transfer of two years to the four year Bachelor of Business Administration Degree in Management at Northwood University, Michigan
3-year Business Management Program (Accounting, Human Resource Management, Marketing options) completed at the College of the North Atlantic. Graduates of the 3-year Business Management programs are eligible to enter the Bachelor of Business Administration program at University College of Cape Breton at the appropriate level and complete the BBA degree normally within one calendar year.
3-year Civil Engineering Technology diploma completed at the College of the North Atlantic. 60 credits towards a Bachelor of Science (Post-Diploma) degree at Athabasca University.
3-year Engineering Technology Program completed at the College of the North Atlantic. Advanced standing toward a Bachelor of Technology Degree at the University College of Cape Breton in related areas of Computer Systems; Petroleum; Manufacturing; Environmental Studies; Emergency Management. Programs can be completed in 12 months or less. Some courses can be completed by distance.
2-year Multimedia: Internet Development diploma completed at College of the North Atlantic. 42 credits towards a Bachelor of Science – Computing and Information Systems (Post-Diploma) degree at Athabasca University.
2-year diploma completed at College of the North Atlantic in
– Adventure Tourism
– Community Studies
– Graphic Design
– Multimedia: Digital Animation
– Multimedia Courseware Development
– Music Industry and Performance
– Office Administration – Executive
– Office Administration – Legal
– Office Administration – Medical
– Office Administration – Records & Information Management
– Recording Arts
– Tourism Studies
– Visual Arts
60 credits towards a Bachelor of Professional Arts – Communications Studies degree at Athabasca University.
2-year Early Childhood Education diploma completed at College of the North Atlantic. 60 credits towards a Bachelor of Professional Arts – Human Services degree at Athabasca University.
1-year Office Administration certificate completed at College of the North Atlantic. 30 credits towards a Bachelor of Professional Arts – Communications Studies degree at Athabasca University. Students are required to present an additional 30 credits prior to admittance into the BPA-Communications Studies program.
3-year Electronics Engineering Technology – Biomedical diploma completed at College of the North Atlantic. 60 credits towards a Bachelor of Science – Human Science (Post Diploma) degree at Athabasca University.
2-year Computer Science diploma completed at College of the North Atlantic. 60 credits towards a Bachelor of Science – Computing and Information Systems (Post Diploma) degree at Athabasca University.
2-year diploma completed at College of the North Atlantic in
– Northern Natural Resources
– Fish and Wildlife
– Forest Resources Technician
– Welding Engineering Technician
30 credits towards a Bachelor of Science (Post Diploma) degree at Athabasca University.