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Residency Requirements Chart

Program of Study (*Specific Requirements to be completed at AU)

Required Credits to be taken at AU

Prior Learning Assessment Credits

Bachelor of Arts (3-year)
*Political Science Concentration = 9
30
6*
Bachelor of Arts (4-year)
30
9
Bachelor of Commerce
30
(must include ADMN 404)
21
Bachelor of Commerce (Post Diploma)
30
(must include ADMN 404)
9
Bachelor of General Studies - Applied Studies
No residency requirement
21
Bachelor of General Studies - Arts & Sciences
No residency requirement
9
Bachelor of Health Administration
Bachelor of Health Administration (Post Diploma)
24
24
21
6
Bachelor of Human Resources and Labour Relations
24
30
Bachelor of Human Resources and Labour Relations (Post Diploma)
24
6
Bachelor of Management (3-year)
24
(must include ADMN 404)
15
Bachelor of Management (4-year)
30
(must include ADMN 404)
21
Bachelor of Management (Post Diploma) (3-year)
24
(must include ADMN 404)
6
Bachelor of Management (Post Diploma) (4-year)
30
(must include ADMN 404)
9
Bachelor of Nursing (must be in required nursing courses)
  • Post RN BN
15 9
  • Post LPN - BN
24 9
Bachelor of Professional Arts - Communication Studies
30
30 (also, see regs)
Bachelor of Professional Arts - Criminal Justice
30
30
Bachelor of Professional Arts - Governance, Law and Management
30
30 to 60
Bachelor of Professional Arts - Human Services
30
30 (also, see regs)
Bachelor of Science
30
30
Bachelor of Science (Post Diploma)
30
15
Bachelor of Science major in Human Science
30
30
Bachelor of Science (Post Diploma) Human Science
30
15
Bachelor of Science in Computing and Information Systems
30
30
Bachelor of Science in Computing and Information Systems (Post Diploma)
30
30
University Diploma in Arts
24
0
University Diploma in Health Administration 30 0
University Diploma in Inclusive Education
12
0
University Certificate in Accounting
15
6
University Certificate in Advanced Accounting
18
6
University Certificate in Administration
15
6
University Certificate in Career Development
15
15
University Certificate in Computers and Management Information Systems
15
6
University Certificate in Computing and Information Systems 18 6
University Certificate in Counselling Women 6 15
University Certificate in e-Commerce
15
6
University Certificate in English Language Studies 0 0
University Certificate in Finance 15 6
University Certificate in French Language Proficiency 15 0
University Certificate in Heritage Resources Management 15 0
University Certificate in Human Resources and Labour Relations
15
15
University Certificate in Labour Studies
15
15
University Certificate in Management Applications 15 6
University Certificate in Management Foundations 15 6
University Certificate in Marketing 15 6
University Certificate in Public Administration
15
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Information effective Sept. 1, 2017 to Aug. 31, 2018.

Updated July 18 2017 by laurab

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