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
Success starts here! If you are ready to begin diploma or degree studies, but you need to improve your grades or you want to explore your options, then the General Arts and Science College Transfer or University Transfer is a great choice!
In your first semester, you will begin to build the strong academic base you need to be successful in your later studies. We offer
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
If you are interested in a career in the health sciences, but you need background knowledge in science and mathematics, the Health and Science program is a great choice. Students in the Health and Science program improve their reading, writing, critical thinking, and math skills as well as taking foundational courses in biology, chemistry and anatomy and physiology.
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.
This one year certificate program focuses on providing students with the necessary foundational skills in mathematics and English while also exploring concepts in the humanities and sciences. You will take courses in physics, chemistry, computer applications, AutoCAD, and technology foundations.
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.