Admission Requirements

The following admission requirements apply to these intake terms:

  • September 2016
  • January 2017
  • May 2017
  • September 2017
  • January 2018
  • May 2018
Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD), or equivalent, including the following required courses:
  • English - any Grade 12 (C) or (U), or equivalent
  • Mathematics - any Grade 11 (C), (U) or (M), or equivalent

Recommended courses or skills: What's this?

These courses are not required for admission.

  • College and Apprenticeship Mathematics- Grade 12 (C)
  • Physics - Grade 11 (U) or Grade 12 (C) or (U)
  • Transportation Technology - Grade 11 or 12 (C)
Selection and Ranking Process

For competitive programs (the number of qualified applicants exceeds the number of available places), selection will be based on the highest senior level final grade available at the time of ranking. Mid-term grades are not used for ranking purposes. Testing or other supplemental evaluation may be required.

Program Requirements What's this?
ODP Certification

Students are responsible to complete the Ozone Depletion Potential Certification by the end of Term two prior to the co-op term. This is required to repair air conditioning systems. The ODP Certification is offered during the program and costs associated with this are paid through tuition.


Students are responsible for their own transportation in order to complete co-op requirements. Niagara College cannot guarantee co-op locations that are readily accessible by public transportation. Students are responsible for all costs connected with such transportation.