|| Step 1: Apply to My OWN McMaster, accept your offer of admission and receive a detailed learning plan.
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McMaster Continuing Education's Information Specialists are available to you to determine if the pathway if right for you.
|| Step 2: Commence your studies with the Centre for Continuing Education (Diploma and CCE General electives)
My OWN McMaster students are required to
complete 60 units of study (approximately 20 courses) with the Centre for
Continuing Education. The 60 units are
comprised of a CCE diploma program (minimum of 24 units of study) and general
elective courses from existing certificate and diploma programs (maximum of 36
My OWN McMaster advisors will contact the Faculty advisors to assist with your transition to degree studies.
Admission to Degree Studies:
My OWN McMaster
pathway students are expected to meet the academic standards and requirements
set out by the Centre for Continuing Education and the Faculty of Humanities,
History Department and the Faculty of Social Sciences, Sociology
In order to be admitted to degree studies upon
completion of 60 units of study with CCE, students must meet the following
- Successful completion of a Business Communications course (3 units);
minimum cumulative GPA of 8.0 on McMaster’s grade point scale for diploma
and elective credit (B average).
||Step 3: Commence your undergraduate program in History or Sociology
My OWN McMaster students are required to complete 30 units of study (approximately 10 courses) with the degree program of their choice (History or Sociology).
* MCE and undergraduate courses are offered in a variety of formats. Some
courses may include daytime live sessions. Review course outlines and schedules
for details prior to registering.