Colleges of Applied Arts and Technology (CAAT) - Admission Requirements
Liberal Studies Major at Fanshawe
Applicants completing either first year or second year of the Liberal Studies Major within the General Arts and Science program at Fanshawe College of Applied Arts and Technology will be admitted to:
(a) first year, if they receive up to 2.5 transfer credits at Western for courses completed in the Liberal Studies Major;
(b) second year, if they receive 3.0 or more transfer credits at Western for courses completed in the Liberal Studies Major.
Those eligible for first-year admission must have completed a minimum of 10 courses in the Liberal Studies Major and have achieved a minimum overall 3.5 GPA with no grade less than "C". Those eligible for second-year admission must have achieved a minimum overall 3.0 GPA in the Liberal Studies program with no grade less than "C".
The following courses are excluded in the calculation of the overall GPA: courses entitled General Education, qualifying courses, introductory language courses and personal skills courses. Courses completed during the diploma program which are not part of the Liberal Studies Major, and courses completed after the completion of the diploma program, will not be counted in the overall cumulative GPA.
Applicants will receive transfer credit provided that they achieve a minimum grade of "C" in each of the following 7000-level courses considered for transfer credit: English, Sociology, Philosophy, Psychology, Women’s Studies, and History of Western Art.