The AU program is offered at the North Campus. It is a free, full time program, and classes are scheduled between Monday to Friday from 8:55am to 3:15pm.
To qualify for the program, you must be:
The faculty and staff in the program are committed to helping you form a clearer picture of your career and educational goals as well as the steps that you need to take to reach those goals. Remember the key to successful learning and growth is planning.
Enrollment for the winter term January 9, 2017 - April 28, 2017 is now closed.
The spring/summer term is scheduled from May 8 - July 28, 2017. The dates to register for Information & Assessment Sessions for Spring/Summer 2017 enrollment are:
This Employment Ontario program is funded by the Ontario government, Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development (MAESD).
The purpose of the Academic Upgrading Program is to help learners to improve their English, math skills, and computer skills as well as biology and chemistry in lab-based environments.
The Academic Upgrading Program also offers learners assistance in the following:
- becoming comfortable in a college environment
- developing an individualized training plan
- defining career and education goals through self-assessment
- finding support and encouragement that leads to success
If you are interested in learning more about the Academic Upgrading program, you must attend an Information and Assessment Session to establish eligibility. Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Students who complete ACE Communications, ACE Mathematics, ACE Computers and ACE Skills for Success, and earn a cumulative grade point average of 60% or higher, will receive a Certificate of Completion from Humber College. In addition, students who complete these four courses and earn a grade of 70% or higher in each of these courses also earn the ACE Certificate (Academic and Career Entrance).
The Academic Upgrading Program is FREE to learners who qualify.
This Employment Ontario project, program or service is funded by the Ontario government.
For Academic Upgrading learners who qualify, a transportation allowance is available. Learners will be provided with a transportation allowance for the days in school. Learners must apply for this taxable allowance.
Counseling - A counselor is available to assist all Academic Upgrading learners with career counseling. Humber College also has a Counseling and Disability Services Office which may provide additional counseling services.
Peer Tutoring - A college tutoring service is available. Academic Upgrading students must apply for this service. The Peer Tutoring Office is located on the 3rd floor of the Learning Resource Commons (LRC).
There is parking available. Visit http://www.humber.ca/publicsafety/parking for Humber North's parking information.
Lockers can be rented for the semester. Visit http://www.humber.ca/publicsafety/services/lockers for locker rental details. A Humber student number is required.
Other College Services - Academic Upgrading learners have access to most college services. Student numbers and ID cards are required.
|Course Name||Course Code|
|ACE Skills for Success||ACEC A10|
|Pre-ACE Computers||ACEC C05|
|ACE Computers||ACEC C10|
|Pre-ACE Communications||ACEC E05|
|ACE Communications||ACEC E10|
|Pre-ACE Math||ACEC M05|
|Math - Bridge||ACEC M08|
|ACE Math Business||ACEC M20|
|Pre-ACE Chemistry||ACEC S05|
|ACE Chemistry||ACEC S10|
|PreACE Biology||ACEC S15|
|ACE Biology||ACEC S20|