Pre-Health Sciences Pathway to Certificates & Diplomas

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Program Code: PHSP (Full-Time) Length of Program: One-Year Awarded Upon Completion: Ontario College Certificate
Term 1 BIO-1105 Cellular Processes CHM-1005 Basic Chemistry I ITS-1013 Information Technology Skills for Technology MTH-1013 Mathematics for Pre-Health Sciences I COM-1113 Workplace Communications Term 2 COM-1013 Critical Thinking & Writing BIO-1055 Introduction to Biology MTH-2013 Mathematics for Pre-Health Sciences II CHM-2004 Basic Chemistry II HLT-1203 Introduction to Health Care - OR - PHY-1015 Physics for Pre-Health Sciences

This program is designed to prepare graduates for admission to certificate or diploma programs at Ontario colleges in the health sciences or other related programs in the biological or chemical sciences or other programs in biological or chemical sciences. Graduates will also gain a competitive edge in earning admission to the health diploma program of their choice.

The program provides students with the knowledge and skills in communication, mathematics, human anatomy, biology and chemistry needed to be successful in health and science-related college programs. In addition, the program provides students with the opportunity to learn about potential careers in the health sciences and to identify other college programs focusing on the biological or chemical sciences that will enable them to achieve their career objectives.

Applicants who are pending completion or have successfully complete the Pre-Health Sciences Pathways to Advanced Diplomas & Degrees certification at Lambton College will receive 10 bonus marks in their ranking for all highly competitive health science programs (excluding BScN.) Along with the competitive edge from the bonus points in earning admission to the health diploma program of choice, students develop enhanced study and personal skills which are vital for success at the college level.

Please Note: The Pre-Health Sciences Pathway to Certificates & Diplomas certificate does not satisfy the admission requirements to the collaborative BScN program and also does not guarantee entrance into any program at Lambton College, as we rank our applicants in highly competitive programs. Applicants who are pending completion or have successfully completed the Pre-Health Sciences certificate at Lambton College will receive 10 bonus marks in their ranking for all highly competitive programs (excluding the BScN program).

Admission Requirements

O.S.S.D. or equivalent with:

Mature applicants must be at least 19 years of age by the start of classes, be out of secondary school for at least one year and usually do not have a high school diploma. Mature applicant assessment for this program is available in the Counselling Department in the subject of English and Math. The assessment(s) will demonstrate proficiency in required admission subjects. For more information please contact the Counselling Department at ext. 3412. Academic admission requirements can be obtained through Academic Upgrading and Pre-Programs at Lambton College.

Employment Opportunities

Our graduates transfer into a variety of health-related programs both at Lambton College and other Ontario colleges.

Tuition Fees

Please Note: These fees apply to the 2021-2022 academic year and are subject to change. Fees do not include books (unless specifically noted), supplies or living costs.

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Program Information
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