Program or Block Transfer, 2008-2009

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
Three-year Engineering Technology Diploma Program completed at the College of the North Atlantic or Fisheries and 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.
Three-year diploma program in Nursing Education – R.N. completed in hospital Schools of Nursing. Forty-five 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 second year of the Medical Laboratory program at College of the North Atlantic. Limited spaces are available due to severe space restrictions.
A total of six years of training and work experience in an occupational area. A maximum of thirty credit hours towards the diploma/degree of Bachelor of Education (post secondary) at Memorial University.
Three-year Engineering Technology Diploma program in Naval Architecture or Marine System Design completed at the Fisheries and 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 four 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 thirty-nine credit hour Bachelor of Maritime Studies (BMS) degree program at Memorial University.
Three-year Environmental Technology diploma completed at College of the North Atlantic (Corner Brook campus). Forty-five unspecified credit hours and entry into year two 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 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 and Marine Institute or 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 thirty-nine credit hour Bachelor of Technology degree program at Memorial University.
Graduates of a three-year Business Management diploma program from College of the North Atlantic. May be considered for admission to term three 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.
Two-year Adventure Tourism diploma program completed at 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 sixty credit hours towards the one hundred and twenty 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 four 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 four of the Electrical or Computer Engineering degree program.
Three-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 forty-five 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 four 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 College of the North Atlantic and Fisheries and Marine Institute. Twelve credits toward study at the Nova Scotia Agricultural College.
Three-year Petroleum Engineering Technology Program completed at College of the North Atlantic. Sixty-five credits toward a Bachelor of Technology at Montana College of Mineral Science and Technology.
Two-year Environmental Technology program completed at College of the North Atlantic. Two years of the three-year Environmental Technology Program at the University College of Cape Breton.
Two-year Forestry Resources Technology program completed at College of the North Atlantic. Advanced standing (eleven 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 sixty credit hours in accordance with the Pan-Canadian Protocol on the transferability of university credits.
Diploma of Applied Arts – Community Studies completed at College of the North Atlantic. One year of three-year Bachelor of Arts – Community Studies at the University College of Cape Breton.
Diploma of Applied Arts – Visual Arts completed at College of the North Atlantic. Up to two years of four-year Bachelor of Fine Arts at the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design.
Two-year Adventure Tourism program completed at 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
Three-year Business Management Program (Accounting, Human Resource Management, Marketing options) completed at the College of the North Atlantic. Graduates of the three-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.
Three-year Engineering Technology program completed at 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 twelve months or less. Some courses can be completed by distance.
Two-year Multimedia: Internet Development diploma completed at College of the North Atlantic. Forty-two credits towards a Bachelor of Science – Computing and Information Systems (Post-Diploma) degree at Athabasca University.
Two-year diploma completed at College of the North Atlantic in
– Adventure Tourism
– Community Studies
– Graphic Design
– Journalism
– 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
Sixty credits towards a Bachelor of Professional Arts – Communications Studies degree at Athabasca University.
Two-year Early Childhood Education diploma completed at College of the North Atlantic. Sixty credits towards a Bachelor of Professional Arts – Human Services degree at Athabasca University.
One-year Office Administration certificate completed at College of the North Atlantic. Thirty 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.
Two-year Computer Science diploma completed at College of the North Atlantic. Sixty credits towards a Bachelor of Science – Computing and Information Systems (post diploma) degree at Athabasca University.
Two-year diploma completed at College of the North Atlantic in
– Northern Natural Resources
– Fish and Wildlife
– Forest Resources Technician
– Welding Engineering Technician
Thirty credits towards a Bachelor of Science (post diploma) degree at Athabasca University.
Three-year diploma completed at College of North Atlantic in
– Architectural Engineering Technology
– Electrical Engineering Technology (Industrial Control)
– Electrical Engineering Technology (Power & Control)
– Electronics Engineering Technology
– Electronics Engineering Technology (Biomedical)
– Telecommunications Engineering Technology
– Civil Engineering Technology
– Electronics Engineering Technology (Instrumentation)
– Environmental Technology Co-op
– Industrial Engineering Technology
– Manufacturing Operations Technology
– Mechanical (Manufacturing) Technology Co-op
– Petroleum Engineering Technology
60 credits towards a Bachelor of Science (Post Diploma) degree at Athabasca University.
Three-year diploma completed at College of North Atlantic in
– Software Engineering Technology
– Programmer Analyst (Business) Co-op
45 credits towards a Bachelor of Science – Computing and Information Systems (post diploma) degree at Athabasca University.
Three-year diploma completed at College of North Atlantic in
– Architectural Engineering Technology , or
– Civil Engineering Technology
Transfer their CNA academic credits to a two-year program at Indiana University – Purdue University at Indianapolis (IUPUI). Upon successful completion of the two-year program, students will receive a Bachelor of Science degree in Construction Engineering Management Technology and a Master of Science degree in Technology. Both degrees are conferred by Purdue University, USA.
Two-year Business Administration-Accounting diploma at College of the North Atlantic, with an overall program average of 3.0 or greater Block Transfer of two years of the four-year Bachelor of Applied Management – Accounting (BAMAC) at the University of New Brunswick, Saint John.
In addition to the regular program requirements for the BAMAC, these students, prior to graduation, will be expected to complete Economics 1023 – Macroeconomics, BA 3425 – Managerial Finance or their equivalents.
In addition, due to exemptions, graduates would not be eligible to study for credit BA 4237 – Income Taxation, Math 2903 – Financial Mathematics, or BA 2001 – Business Communications.
Two-year Computer Support Specialist diploma completed at College of the North Atlantic. Thirty-nine credits towards a Bachelor of Science – Computing and Information Systems (post diploma) degree at Athabasca University.
Three-year Engineering Technology program completed at College of the North Atlantic. May be admitted to a summer bridging program at Lakehead University and if successful will be promoted to year three of a related Engineering Degree program in Chemical; Civil; Electrical; or Mechanical Engineering.
Primary Technology Common First Year completed at College of the North Atlantic and Fisheries and Marine Institute 12 credits towards study at Nova Scotia Agricultural College
Occupational Therapist Assistant program with an overall 80% average May be awarded for purposes of application to the Bachelor of Science (OT) Program, the transfer equivalence of 3.0 credits at Dalhousie University.
Medical Laboratory Sciences Sixty credit hours toward Bachelor of Science (post diploma) Human Science degree at Athabasca University.
Medical Radiography Sixty credits toward Bachelor of Science (post diploma) Human Science degree at Athabasca University.
Respiratory Therapy Sixty credits towards a Bachelor of Science (post diploma) Human Science degree at Athabasca University.
Forest Resources Technician (2) Graduates of the two-year Forest Resources Technician program who meet the admissions requirements into FOREM’s Bachelor of Science in Forestry (BScF) will be eligible for direct credit transfer providing grades attained in transferrable courses are 70% or greater. CM1400 – FOR1901 = 2 UNB CR. HRS CM1401 – FOR1902 = 2 UNB CR. HRS BIOL1100 – FOR1001/1006 = 5 UNB CR. HRS FR1320/2320/2360,SU1150 FOR1000 = 8 UNB CR. HRS FR2350/1230 – FOR4625 = 4 UNB CR. HRS SU1550/1700 – FOR3303 = 3 UNB CR. HRS MC1050 – FOR2973 = 2 UNB CR. HRS MA1670 – STAT 2253 = 3 UNB CR. HRS SU3210/DR1600/ORSU1400 – FOR 3285 = 3 UNB CR. HRS EY2110/2200/2201 – FOR3455 = 4 UNB CR. HRS GE1300/FR2340 – FOR2505 = 3 UNB CR. HRS FR1400 – FOR2886 = 3 UNB CR. HRS FR1560/1561 – FE3703 = 3 UNB CR. HRS FR1210/LW1720/LW2200 – FOR4005 = 3 UNB CR. HRS FR2340/MN1800 – UNASSIGNED FOR – 3 UNB CR. HRS HR2200/EN2110 – UNASSIGNED FOR – 3 UNB CR. HRS TOTAL: 54 at University of New Brunswick.
Hospitality Tourism Management Graduates of the Hospitality Tourism Management program are eligible for full block transfer into third year of the BA in International Hotel Management program at Royal Roads University, provided other entrance criteria are met and space remains available. Entrance to all programs at RRU is on a competitive basis.
Environmental Technology Co-op (three years) Graduates of Environmental Technology Co-op (three years) with at least one chemistry course will be eligible for block transfer into the third year of Bachelor of Science degree program at Royal Roads University.
Fish And Wildlife Technician (two-year) Graduates of Fish and Wildlife Technician with at least one chemistry course will be eligible for block transfer into the third year of Bachelor of Science Degree program at Royal Roads University.
Northern Natural Resources (two-year) Graduates of Northern Natural Resources Technician with at least one chemistry course will be eligible for block transfer into the third year of the Bachelor of Science degree at Royal Roads University.
Forest Resources Technician (two-year) Graduates of Forest Resources Technician with at least one chemistry course will be eligible for block transfer into the third year of Bachelor of Science Degree at Royal Roads University.
Business Management – Marketing three year Diploma Block of sixty credits may be awarded up to 66 credits toward a Bachelor of Management three year (post diploma) at Athabasca University.*
Business Management – Marketing three year Diploma Block of sixty credits may be awarded up to seventy-five credits toward a Bachelor of Management four year (post diploma) at Athabasca University.*
Business Management – Marketing three year diploma Block of sixty credits may be awarded up to sixty-six credits toward a Bachelor of Management with Major four year Post Diploma at Athabasca University.*
Business Management – Marketing three year diploma Block of sixty credits may be awarded up to sixty-six credits toward a Bachelor of Commerce Post Diploma at Athabasca University.*
Business Management – Marketing three year diploma Block of sixty credits may be awarded up to sixty-six credits toward a Bachelor of Commerce with Major Post Diploma at Athabasca University.*
Business Management – Accounting three year diploma Block of sixty credits may be awarded up to sixty-six credits toward a Bachelor of Management three year Post Diploma at Athabasca University.*
Business Management – Accounting three year diploma Block of sixty credits may be awarded up to seventy-five credits toward a Bachelor of Management four year Post Diploma at Athabasca University.*
Business Management – Accounting three year diploma Block of sixty credits may be awarded up to sixty-six credits toward a Bachelor of Management with Major four year Post Diploma at Athabasca University.*
Business Management – Accounting three 3 year diploma Block of sixty credits may be awarded up to seventy-five credits toward a Bachelor of Commerce Post Diploma at Athabasca University.*
Business Management -Accounting three year diploma Block of sixty credits may be awarded up to sixty-six credits toward a Bachelor of Commerce with Major Post Diploma at Athabasca University.*
Business Management – Human Resource Management three year diploma Block of sixty credits may be awarded up to sixty-six credits toward a Bachelor of Management three year Post Diploma at Athabasca University.*
Business Management – Human Resource Management three year diploma Block of sixty credits may be awarded up to seventy-five credits toward a Bachelor of Management four year Post Diploma at Athabasca University.*
Business Management – Human Resource Management three year diploma Block of sixty credits may be awarded up to sixty-six credits toward a Bachelor of Management with Major four year Post Diploma at Athabasca University.*
Business Management – Human Resource Management three year diploma Block of sixty credits may be awarded up to seventy-five credits toward a Bachelor of Commerce Post Diploma at Athabasca University.*
Business Management – Human Resource Management three year diploma Block of sixty credits may be awarded up to sixty-six credits toward a Bachelor of Commerce with Major Post Diploma at Athabasca University.*
Business Administration – Accounting two year diploma Sixty credits towards a Bachelor of Management three year Post Diploma at Athabasca University.*
Business Administration – Accounting two year diploma Sixty credits towards a Bachelor of Management four year Post Diploma at Athabasca University.*
Business Administration – Accounting two year diploma Sixty credits towards a Bachelor of Management with Major four year Post Diploma at Athabasca University.*
Business Administration – Accounting two year diploma Sixty credits towards a Bachelor of Commerce Post Diploma at Athabasca University.*
Business Administration – Accounting two year diploma Sixty credits towards a Bachelor of Commerce with Major Post Diploma at Athabasca University.*
Business Administration – Marketing two year diploma Sixty credits towards a Bachelor of Management three year Post Diploma at Athabasca University.*
Business Administration – Marketing two year diploma Sixty credits towards a Bachelor of Management four year Post Diploma at Athabasca University.*
Business Administration – Marketing two year diploma Sixty credits towards a Bachelor of Management with Major four year Post Diploma at Athabasca University.*
Business Administration – Marketing two year diploma Sixty credits towards a Bachelor of Commerce Post Diploma at Athabasca University.*
Business Administration – Marketing two year diploma Sixty credits towards a Bachelor of Commerce with Major Post Diploma at Athabasca University.*
Business Administration – General two year diploma Sixty credits towards a Bachelor of Management three year post diploma at Athabasca University.*
Business Administration – General two year diploma Sixty credits towards a Bachelor of Management four year post diploma at Athabasca University.*
Business Administration – General two year diploma Sixty credits towards a Bachelor of Management with major four year post diploma at Athabasca University.*
Business Administration – General two year diploma Sixty credits towards a Bachelor of Commerce post diploma at Athabasca University.*
Business Administration – General two year diploma Sixty credits towards a Bachelor of Commerce with major post diploma at Athabasca University.*
Business Administration – Human Resource Management two year diploma Sixty credits towards a Bachelor of Management three year post diploma at Athabasca University.*
Business Administration – Human Resource Management two year diploma Sixty credits towards a Bachelor of Management four year post diploma at Athabasca University.*
Business Administration – Human Resource Management two year diploma Sixty credits towards a Bachelor of Management with major four year post diploma at Athabasca University.*
Business Administration – Human Resource Management two year diploma Sixty credits towards a Bachelor of Commerce post diploma at Athabasca University.*
Business Administration – Human Resource Management two year diploma Sixty credits towards a Bachelor of Commerce with major post diploma at Athabasca University.*
Business Management – Accounting three year diploma Block of sixty credits may be awarded up to sixty-six credits towards a Bachelor of Human Resources & Labour Relations post diploma at Athabasca University.*
Business Management – Human Resource Management three year diploma Block of sixty credits may be awarded up to sixty-six credits towards a Bachelor of Human Resources & Labour Relations post diploma at Athabasca University.*
Business Management – Marketing three year diploma Block of sixty credits may be awarded up to sixty-six credits towards a Bachelor of Human Resources & Labour Relations post diploma at Athabasca University.*
Business Administration – Accounting two year diploma Sixty credits towards a Bachelor of Human Resources & Labour Relations post diploma at Athabasca University.*
Business Administration – General two year diploma Sixty credits towards a Bachelor of Human Resources & Labour Relations post diploma at Athabasca University.*
Business Administration – Human Resource Management two year diploma Sixty credits towards a Bachelor of Human Resources & Labour Relations post diploma at Athabasca University.*
Business Administration – Marketing two year diploma Sixty credits towards a Bachelor of Human Resources & Labour Relations post diploma at Athabasca University.*
Any two-year diploma program at College of the North Atlantic, with a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or greater. Block transfer of two years of the four-year Bachelor of Applied Management (BAM) at the University of New Brunswick, Saint John.

*Students who have completed this program before or after the credential (2004) year may have their credit adjusted if the program completed differs from the program presented for articulation.