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General Arts and Science

If you have great plans for your future, and need some help to make those plans happen, General Arts and Science is an excellent choice for you.

In the General Arts and Science programs you will begin your postsecondary education by taking courses that prepare you for other programs at college or for degree studies at Humber or at university. If you are unsure about your career, we can help you to learn about different opportunities so that you can make the right choice. As a student in General Arts and Science, you will have an academic advisor who will be your guide to making good choices for your future.

Whether you choose the four semester or the two semester program, you will be better equipped to succeed.

Students who transfer to diploma programs at Humber receive significant transfer credit. Students applying to programs at other colleges or to degree studies at Humber or a university may receive transfer credit. Please see the Transfer Credit Guide for details or speak with your program coordinator.

College and University Transfer Programs

Take the first step

In your first semester, you will begin to build the strong academic base you need to be successful in your later studies. We offer

  • small classes
  • individual attention and support for every student
  • academic advising for every student
  • maximum options for second semester and beyond

Please follow the links above for College Transfer and University Transfer to explore your choices.

Pre-Health Sciences Pathway to Advanced Diplomas and Degrees Program

Students who complete a certificate in Health and Science are eligible to apply for the UNB/Humber Bachelor of Nursing, the Humber RPN, Pharmacy Technician and Paramedic programs, as well as health sciences programs at other colleges. Your academic advisor will help you to identify the right opportunities for further study in the health sciences field.

Students who successfully complete all 12 courses in the G.A.S. Pre-Health Sciences Program may be eligible for transfer credits. Possible transfer credits include:

Humber diplomas: WRIT courses, GNED courses

UNB/Humber BN: students with grades of 75% and above will receive transfer credits for AWCR and one GNED course

Please see the Transfer Credit Guide for details or speak with your program coordinator.

Technology Program

In addition to getting the educational background you need for a technology related program, you will be in small classes and labs where you receive individual attention and support.

You will have an academic advisor who will help you in the transition to postsecondary studies, assist you in making academic decisions, introduce you to the many student services available at the college, and guide you through the application process for your target program.

On completion of the program, you will receive the G.A.S. Technology Certificate.

Students who successfully complete all courses may qualify for acceptance into a number of engineering programs at Humber: Architectural Technology, Civil Engineering Technology, Computer and Network Support Technician, Electrical EngineeringTechnology, Computer Engineering Technology, Electromechanical Engineering Technology, Eectronics Engineering Technology, Mechanical Engineering Technology and Sustainable Energy and Building Technology. You may also be eligible to receive transfer credits. For detailed information, visit Transfer Credit Guide.