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Diploma-to-degree pathway programs

Diploma-to-degree packaged programs

Earn your diploma and degree all on one campus.

Durham College (DC) and the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) offer over 60 pathway programs to earning a diploma and a degree in less time. As Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) Designated Learning Institutions, DC and UOIT work together to help you succeed in your field, faster.

Benefits

  • Receive acceptance to DC and a conditional offer to UOIT at the same time
  • Reach your goals in less time – earn both an applied college diploma, and a university degree
  • Save tuition costs
  • Complete your education on one campus
  • Learn from both college and university experts

It has never been easier to enhance, upgrade or specialize your education!

 

DURHAM COLLEGE PROGRAM UOIT TRANSFER DEGREE MINIMUM ACADEMIC REQUIREMENT DEGREE COMPLETION LENGTH
Any two-year diploma Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) Overall B average Five semesters
Any three-year advanced diploma Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) Overall B average Five semesters
Any two-year diploma Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in
Educational Studies and Digital Technology
Overall B average Four semesters (online)
Any three-year advanced diploma Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in
Educational Studies and Digital Technology
Overall B average Four semesters (online)
Accounting – Business Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) Overall B average Five semesters
Accounting – Business Administration Bachelor of Commerce (Honours), Accounting major Overall B average Four semesters
Advertising and Marketing Communications Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Communication Overall B+ average Six semesters
Animation – Digital Bachelor of Information Technology (Honours) in Game Development and Entrepreneurship Overall B average Five semesters
Animation – Digital Production Bachelor of Information Technology (Honours) in Game Development and Entrepreneurship Overall B average Five semesters
Biomedical Engineering Technology Bachelor of Allied Health Sciences (Honours) Overall B average Four years (part-time, online)
Biotechnology Advanced Bachelor of Allied Health Sciences (Honours) Overall B average Four years (part-time, online)
Broadcast for Contemporary Media Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Communication Overall B+ average Six semesters
Biotechnology Advanced Bachelor of Science (Honours) in
Biological Science
Overall B average Four semesters
Chemical Engineering Technology Bachelor of Science (Honours) in
Biological Science
Overall B average Five semesters
Child and Youth Care Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Community Development
and Policy Studies
Completion of diploma Six semesters
Child and Youth Care Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Criminology and Justice Completion of diploma Five semesters
Child and Youth Care Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in
Forensic Psychology
Completion of diploma Five semesters
Computer Programmer Bachelor of Information Technology (Honours) in Game Development and Entrepreneurship Overall B average Five semesters
Computer Programmer Bachelor of Information Technology (Honours) in
Information Technology Security
Overall B average Five semesters
Computer Programmer Analyst Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Computing Science Overall B average Four semesters
Computer Programmer Analyst Bachelor of Information Technology (Honours) in Game
Development and Entrepreneurship
Overall B average Five semesters
Computer Programmer Analyst Bachelor of Information Technology (Honours) in Information Technology Security Overall B average Five semesters
Computer Systems Technician Bachelor of Information Technology (Honours) in Information Technology Security Overall B average Five semesters
Computer Systems Technology Bachelor of Information Technology (Honours) in Game Development and Entrepreneurship Overall B average Five semesters
Computer Systems Technology Bachelor of Information Technology (Honours) in
Information Technology Security
Overall B average Five semesters
Contemporary Web Design Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Communication Overall B+ average Six semesters
Contemporary Web Design Bachelor of Information Technology (Honours) in
Game Development and Entrepreneurship
Overall B average Five semesters
Developmental Services Worker Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Community Development and Policy Studies Completion of diploma Six semesters
Digital Photography Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Communication Completion of diploma Six semesters
Digital Video Production Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Communication Overall B+ average Six semesters
Environmental Technology Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Community Development
and Policy Studies
Completion of diploma Six semesters
Fitness and Health Promotion Bachelor of Heath Science (Honours) in Kinesiology Overall B average Six semesters
Game Development Bachelor of Information Technology (Honours) in Game Development and Entrepreneurship Overall B average Five semesters
General Arts and Science (one-year certificate) Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in
Community Development and Policy Studies
Overall B+ average, contact university for additional details Six semesters
General Arts and Science (one-year certificate) Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in
Criminology and Justice
Overall B+ average, contact university for additional details Six semesters
General Arts and Science (one-year certificate) Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in
Forensic Psychology
Overall B+ average, contact university for additional details Six semesters
General Arts and Science (one-year certificate) Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Legal Studies Overall B+ average, contact university for additional details Six semesters
General Arts and Science (one-year certificate) Admission to the Faculty of Business and Information Technology Overall B- average, contact university for additional details Four years
General Arts and Science (one-year certificate) Admission to the Faculty of Health Sciences Overall B- average, contact university for additional details Four years
General Arts and Science (one-year certificate) Admission to the Faculty of Health Sciences Overall B- average, contact university for additional details Four years
General Arts and Science (one-year certificate) Admission to the Faculty of Science Overall B- average, contact university for additional details Four years
General Arts and Science (one-year certificate) Admission to the Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities Overall B- average, contact university for additional details Four years
Hospitality – Hotel and Restaurant Operations Management Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) Overall B average Five semesters
Human Resources – Business Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) Overall B average Five semesters
Human Resources – Business Administration Bachelor of Commerce (Honours),
Organizational Behaviour and Human Resources Management major
Overall B average Four semesters
Interactive Media Design Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Communication Overall B+ average Six semesters
Journalism – Web and Print Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Communication Overall B+ average Six semesters
Journalism – Broadcast and Electronic Media Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Communication Overall B+ average Six semesters
Law Clerk Advanced Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Legal Studies Overall B+ average Six semesters
Legal Research and Information Management Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Legal Studies Completion of graduate certificate presented concurrently with a two-year diploma or three-year advanced diploma in one of the programs listed below:

Child and Youth Worker
Developmental Services Worker
Protection, Security and Investigation
Police Foundations
Social Services Worker

Five semesters
Marketing – Business Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) Overall B average Five semesters
Marketing – Business Administration Bachelor of Commerce (Honours), Marketing major Overall B average Four semesters
Marketing – Business Administration Bachelor of Commerce (Honours), Marketing major Overall B average Four semesters
Operations Management – Business Administration Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) Overall B average Four semesters
Mediation – Alternative Dispute Resolution Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Legal Studies Completion of graduate certificate presented concurrently with a two-year diploma or three-year advanced diploma in one of the programs listed below:

Child and Youth Worker
Developmental Services Worker
Protection, Security and Investigation
Police Foundations
Social Services Worker

Five semesters
Office Administration – Legal Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Legal Studies Completion of diploma Five semesters
Operations – Business Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) Overall B average Five semesters
Paralegal Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Community Development and Policy Studies Completion of diploma Six semesters
Paralegal Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Legal Studies Completion of diploma Five semesters
Paralegal (graduate certificate) Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Legal Studies Completion of graduate certificate presented concurrently with a two-year diploma or three-year advanced diploma in one of the programs listed below:

Child and Youth Worker
Developmental Services Worker
Protection, Security and Investigation
Police Foundations
Social Services Worker

Five semesters
Protection, Security and Investigation Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Criminology and Justice Completion of diploma Five semesters
Police Foundations Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Community Development and Policy Studies Completion of diploma Six semesters
Protection, Security and Investigation Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Community Development and Policy Studies Completion of diploma Six semesters
Protection, Security and Investigation Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Forensic Psychology Completion of diploma Five semesters
Public Relations Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Communication Overall B average Five semesters
Social Service Worker Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Community Development and Policy Studies Completion of diploma Six semesters
Social Service Worker Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Forensic Psychology Completion of diploma Five semesters
Youth Justice and Interventions Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Criminology and Justice (Youth, Crime and Justice specialization) Completion of graduate certificate presented concurrently with a two-year diploma or three-year advanced diploma in one of the programs listed below:

Child and Youth Worker
Community and Justice Services
Court and Tribunal Administration
Law Clerk
Legal Administration
Paralegal
Protection, Security and Investigation

Five semesters

Further Information

Please contact the International Student Office. You can also refer to the DC-UOIT Pathways Brochure.

Alternate Pathway Options

If you’re interested in studying elsewhere in Ontario, Canada or abroad, there are a number of options available. Learn more about established Durham College agreements for your program.

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