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ECE VS BME (UOIT VS RYERSON) 2.0 PLS HELPPP!

1. Is it possbile to do an undergrad. in ECE, and then do a masters in BME from different / same uni?

2. Can I do ECE 1st year at UOIT and then do 2nd year BME at ryerson?

3. How easy would the switch be for BME 1st year @ ryerson and BME 2nd year at Guelph, in terms of workload, courses, and if I can get in Guelph coop with 1st year Ryerson GPA?
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What is the least competitive engineering program at waterloo?
Hi Yconic,
I have applied to computer engineering. 
My goal is to work in silicon valley as a software engineer.
What alternate program should I list on my aif?
My average is in the low to mid 90s.
Which engineering program at waterloo will be similar to computer engineering, will help prepare me for a career in silicon valley, and will be less competitive than computer engineering? What average will I need for admission into this program?
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Should I go to ottawa
I got accepted to both Ottawa and McMaster, but  I feel like Ottawa is a better choice. However whenever I tell someone I am going to Ottawa for engineering they make fun of me, and say that it's a bad school. What should I do.
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Western Med Sci: Just finished 3rd year, cumulative 4.0, AMA
Basically what I said above. I just finished my third year at Western Med Sci! I know choosing a university is tough (I had a really tough time choosing) and trying to determine how you'll do at university is stressful, but let me know what questions you have and I'll do my best to answer them! 

Also, despite being in third year, I can definitely answer questions about first year and all other years. I've been pretty engaged with helping out first years, so I know a decent amount about all years (or at least I like to think I do haha).

Update: I just got into med school, so feel free to ask those questions as well.  
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HELP! WESTERN HEALTH SCIENCE

  Hello there!


I have currently been accepted to general sci and health sci at western, and I am having a very tough time choosing the right program. Although, I am not completely sure what I exactly want to pursue in the future, med school is an option and interesting to me. If you are a current western student, please help me decide! I have seen and heard really awesome  and horrible things about both programs so now I am very confused.


THANK YOU

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UofT life sci? Stupid decision?
So here's my little predicament..

I can go to Western for med sci or UofT for life sci. I'm not one of those delirious and pompous  high school students that believes that getting into med school is easy. I know it's hard, REALLY hard and I have thought about my backup plans. 

I currently live in Toronto, 10mins away from UTSG. By staying in Toronto, with scholarships, I would be paying about $16k in total for my undergrad; money that I already have saved up. In addition, with the money left over, I could travel etc etc 

If I go to Western, 2 hrs away from Toronto, with scholarships, I would be paying about $45k for my undergrad; I would be taking out a *few* loans to cover that. 

UofT has mixed reviews, Western is a good school but an atmosphere that I wouldn't enjoy. What do I do? Is UofT REALLY that bad? 
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OSAP HELP!!
I made a stupid mistake! I put my wrong birthday and now my account is on hold. I'm an incoming 1st year universit student at York. I already went to York but they only took my Student number andthe photocopy of my passport not my OAN!!
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Queens or Ivey
Got offers to both, would like an in-depth comparison.  Plan on working in the U.S and would like a good placement there.
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Textbooks
Hey guys

I'm going into Commerce at Queen's and I was wondering when I'm supposed to purchase my textbooks? I'm hoping to buy off of last year's kids.


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Where are the first year parties located in UBC?
Just curious as to where people party during the first week of school. Keyword is first week, I don't intend on partying once classes start up.
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Western CS + Ivey or UW/WLU BCS/BBA?
Hi guys, 

 I'm having an extremely tough time deciding where I should go next year. I've been passionate about business since I was young. But I've been passionate about the entrepreneurial side, as opposed to the 9-5, "climb up the ladder" side. I know computer science is extremely key to being an entrepreneur in this age. With that in mind, I applied to and got into, Western CS + Ivey AEO and the UW/WLU BCS/BBA. Both those choices give me exactly what I want. But I can't separate the two. On one hand, with Western + Ivey you get the best business education in Canada (IMO) and decent CS experience. On the other hand, with the double degree I get the best CS education in Canada (IMO), a pretty strong business education, more entrepreneurial classmates/community and a higher chance of getting to Silicon Valley before graduation.  I have minimal coding experience, but I am extremely skilled at math and have a passion for it.  I would really appreciate some advice for what I should do

Thanks 
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What are the best universities for computer engineering in Canada?
I was rejected to UofT and Waterloo for computer engineering.
I have received offers of admission from Ryerson and York.
Unfortunately, these are the only universities I applied to.
I hear that these universities are not the best.
After UofT and Waterloo, what are the next best universities to attend computer engineering and what averages would I need to be competitive to gain admission?
Due to other circumstances, I will be taking a gap year regardless so this information will be useful to me as I will be reapplying to university next year.
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AMA: Brock BAcc Grad, Carleton MAcc Student, Big 4 Employee
My name is Neal, and I graduated from Brock's Bachelor of Accounting program in 2016. I will finish my Master of Accounting degree (at Carleton University) this August and write the Common Final Exam (the last exam in the CPA process) in September.     

My co-op work experience includes:
-Corporate Accounting, Henkel (Germany)
-Audit and Tax, Collins Barrow
-Risk Assurance, Ernst and Young

I will be starting a new role in Assurance at PricewaterhouseCoopers this October. 

A snapshot of my time at Brock:  
-Served as an executive for several clubs  
-Participated in numerous internal/external case competitions and conferences  
-Served as a Tutorial Leader for Brock's first-year Macroeconomics course  
-Inducted into Beta Gamma Sigma (the top 10% of Goodman get invited)  
-Did co-ops and internships with 3 different companies in corporate accounting, assurance, tax and risk assurance located in Germany and Canada  
-Participated in a short-term exchange to France  
-Volunteered for the business school's Career Services office, where I critiqued students' resumes  
-Lived in residence (first-year) and off campus

A snapshot of my time at Carleton:  
-Currently the President of the Sprott MAcc Society  

Feel free to ask me questions below! 
UTM- Life Sciences
Hey, everyone, I applied to life sciences at UTM and they gave an alternate offer for social sciences because i didn't have the prerequisite MHF4U, which I will be completing this summer in summer school. so i was thinking if i accept the offer for social sciences at UTM , will i still be considered for life sciences at UTM after I complete MHF4U, or should not accept and wait until the end of July? or should i go into UTM with social sciences and change my major after first year?

Thanks 
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Nursing Hopefuls for 2017!
There was already a post for students hoping to become nurses in 2016 (as posted by Molly Perrigo). Now this new post is for those of us trying to become nursing students in 2017! 

So, please share: 
1. Which school(s) are you applying to? 
2. What other programs are you applying to as your back up?
3. What overall average are you aiming for in your final year? 

I have applied to Centennial, George Brown, as well as Seneca. 

My backup program is biomedical sciences at Ryerson. 

I'm aiming for an average of 90. 
McMaster Engineering vs. UWO Engineering
I have been accepted into both programs and I was wondering which one is the best option for both a good academic and social life. If I go to Mac, I'll be living at home whereas I would be living on res at Western. 

Mac has a great co-op program and is known as one of the better universities in comparison to other Engineering programs. Although, Western has the option of a business or law dual degree. (Richard Ivey or their Law school) which I am interested in more so. Whats the best choice?
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University of Waterloo- Conditional Acceptance to Pharmacy (CAP) Discussion Group of 2017
Hey guys!

Realized I've been late to starting this thread, but better late than never!

I'm a current CAP 2016 student, if you guys have any questions about CAP, the application process, university life, feel free to ask!

Check out the website; https://uwaterloo.ca/pharmacy/future-students/conditional-admission-pharmacy-cap
Remember to look at the FAQs section too!

Applications have been open since Oct 6th- they close on February 13th

Don't hesitate, because it's likely that a question you have is the answer someone else needs :)


Laptop for BBA, Other Business Programs
Hey guys, I'm gonna be going into Grade 12 next year, and im starting to think about a laptop I may need for University (+ will perhaps use Grade 12 if can buy during Summer), I was wondering what laptops are good for typical business schools? Like McMaster business 1, Schulich, Rotman, Ivey, Brock Accounting, etc.

Is it better to just save up for a MacBook Pro? Or just buy a cheaper Windows laptop? Thanks!
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Queen's commerce or engineering?
I recently accepted my offer to queens for engineering, but today i just got an offer from queens commerce as well. I love math and the scientific applications appeal to me in eng, but i have always been stuck between engineering and commerce. Any thoughts on which program i should choose and the overall structure of each?
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High School Class of 2017 Offers of Admission
Hey guys! So I wanted to make an application thread to keep things organized. That way, it is easier for others to see when people are being accepted and in which programs. Hope this helps!

Please include in your post:
-Program and Post-Secondary Institution
-Date of Application
-Date of Offer
-Admission Average (Grade 11, Grade 12 first semester- basically whatever was used in determining admission qualifications)
-Any other information that you deem is important 

Good luck guys!
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Transfer
Has anyone transferred out from Ryerson eng to McMaster eng? What is the process and what GPA did you have?
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UofT engineering textbooks
Hi! Going into Mechanical Engineering at UofT as a freshman in September. When will we get information about textbooks? 

-Thanks
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