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I want to pursue my undergraduate degree in Applied Science and Engineering but I do not have a minimum academic requirement for it.
Can I then apply to just Science program (that has less academic requirement than Applied Science and Engineering) at the time of application so that I'll get accepted and later when I go to the university change into Applied Science and Engineering?
I know most people in BC's first choice is UBC, but has anyone heard back from SFU after they self reported their marks? I haven't heard back yet and I reported on January 4th, the first day it was open.
I always remember finding this forum really useful back when I was applying for universities in 2012, and I'd like to offer you the opportunity to actually get some hard knowledge about admissions rather than just hearsay. Though I'm in Sauder, I can answer any questions regarding direct entry to all UBC programs, Sauder transfer applications, and general university stuff.
You should all also take a look at the holy grail of UBC admissions, specifically table 18 where all admission averages for all programs for entry in 2013W are outlined.
TItle, Says it all I am currently debating between these two schools and am having a hard time coming to a conclusion. Also keep in mind I do intend on pursuing accounting and not finance. I just want my CPA, i do not want to work on wall street. With that being said, does Waterloo genuinely provide any benefits when it comes to career. Carleton has co-op just like waterloo does, . Also, with carleton's new MACC as well as the possibility to apply to Schulich's MACC upon graduation What benefit is there really to going to AFM as compared to Carleton?I mean why should i pay tens of thousands extra in tuition? Any insight will be greatly appreciated.
When I Iog onto join.utoronto it says that I have been admitted to the engineering program for 2016. If I go onto OUAC however, nothing is posted. Also, if I click on the link that takes me to the Online Studen Profile, it also says decision pending. What does this mean?
I'm in grade 11 right now, and wanted to know what programs you're studying in science. I'm at that time where I'm narrowing down my options, and I'm so confused on career options? Preferably I would like to go to UBC, but other schools choices are helpful too. I have a 92% average and am getting 94 in physics 11. I love math and physics. Could you please tell me a little bit about your program and if you would recommend it? What are you career goals?
I am hoping to apply to UBC's Master of Architecture this coming december but wasn't sure how difficult it is to get it. Has anyone been accepted in the past year who would be able to tell me what was required/most important for acceptance?
I do not have an undergrad in Architecture but rather a social sciences undergrad so I already know UBC's architecture school is one of the only Canadian schools I am able to apply to. I have a 7.3 GPA (out of 9) and solid references from teachers in my undergrad but unfortunately no university physics or math courses. I am artistic however I have little to no classical training and most of my art is quite abstract (nothing technical).
All that being said I have heard amazing things about SALA and am willing to put in the work necessary to apply - if there's a chance I will get in! Anything anyone has to offer will be helpful,
I post a lot here and I figured I just do a AMA. Please note that this is going to be a serious discussion so if you feel the need to troll this thread, please do it elsewhere or just don't do it at all. It really doesn't contribute to anything.
A lot of HS seniors are spending the winter holidays working on their university applications so hopefully I can shed some light on UTSC Co-op Management which is really under rated on this forum and maybe some of you will consider applying. That said, I will be as objective as I can but there will be some bias.
Schools I applied to in Grade 12:
UTSC Management Co-op
90% HS average
Completed 2 co-ops at Fortune 100 Company
3 Study Terms Left, 1 Co-op Left
Interviews for First Co-op: Banks, GE, Small Accounting Firms
Second Co-op: Multiple Return Offers
What is the difference between Co-op vs. Internships?
Many employers are opting to choose this route because of a tax credit. What does this do for the student? Well, since the employer is receiving a credit, they can choose to pay you more. Example: Pay you $15,000 but they get $3000 back so they are really paying you $12,000. To do this, you need to be a student enrolled in an accredited co-op program. http://www.fin.gov.on.ca/en/credit/cetc.
Co-op programs and jobs are regulated by a board meaning there is a standard that employers and schools have to meet. For UTSC personally, the co-op department screens every job and ensures that every job is relevant. Will you find secretary only positions? Nope but you might have some administrative duties in your job mandate. There are compensation standards and so on.
All co-op schools have a job portal exclusive to co-op students. While the jobs can be found on TalentEgg and Linkedin and so on, the advantage comes in the 1st round and continuous round and Ranking System.
Finally, co-op programs allow for more opportunity. Most jobs posted in the Winter and Fall semester are only for co-op students to apply meaning instead of only getting to apply for summer internships, you can get 3 semesters a year for a chance. Some industries like accounting hire more in the Winter. For UTSC, they allow us so much flexibility in the length of our work term (4,8,12 months) as well as our sequence order. A study did show that on average co-op students get an 11% higher starting salary on full time offers because of the experience. There are not that many co-op schools in Canada compared to non co-op. The job qualities are the exact same. You can do IB or Consulting in the Fall or Winter.
EDIT: This site is a bit weird, when a new response is made I have to scroll through the thread to find it. If I miss your question, please post it on the bottom.
I accidentally put that I was eligible for Quebec residency in my McGill application when I am not. I've already been accepted, but would it still affect me if I asked Admissions to correct my mistake?
I've already been offered admission for the program I want to go to, but I'm holding off until march break for the open house. I'm applying for residency after I accept my offer and I know it's a lottery system, but does the later you apply for residence affect your chances of getting your top choice??