Program Description

The student studying Science program can choose from a wide selection of courses including Computer Science, Economics, Mathematics, Physics etc. The first year of Science program would provide students the “core subjects” and allow student to choose their specialization in a specific area in the senior year.

During the program, students have the opportunity to specialize in the following areas * :

  • Computer Science
  • Biology
  • Mathematics
  • Chemistry
  • Psychology
  • Statistics
  • Economics
  • Public Health
  • Nursing


*Concentrations may differ at different universities.

The Dorset College transfer program in Science is a one-year  program in which the students successfully complete the 30 credits program requirement with sufficient GPA will be eligible to transfer to second year of out partnering universities. This program does not require approval by the registrar of the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills & Training.

Program Length

1 year

Program Requirements

All applicants must provide:

1) proof of high school graduation  and

2) a minimum score in one of the following proofs of English proficiency:

ENGL 12 - 50%, COMM 12 - 67%, IELTS - 6.0, TOEFL iBT - 80

Program Courses

COMP 150 Computer Science I

COMP 155 Computer Science II

ECON 100 Microeconomics

ECON 150 Macroeconomics

ENGL 100 Writing & Research I

MATH 100 Calculus

MATH 155 Calculus II

PHYS 100 Physics I

PHYS 150 Physics II

PSYC 100 Introduction to Psychology I

PSYC 150 Introduction to Psychology II

SCIE 100 Scientific Writing