Equivalent High School Courses  Canada
Applicants educated outside of B.C. are required to present qualifications equivalent to those required for B.C. students. Applicants must present competitive grades in program specific prerequisite subjects, which vary by program. See the calendar for your program requirements.
Please note that Okanagan College reserves the right to be the final arbitrator of what will be accepted on an equivalency basis.
Instructions for using the charts below:
 Look up the B.C. course required for your program.
 Select your province or territory. If yours is not listed, please contact admissions to find out about course equivalencies.
 Find the equivalent course(s).
 If no equivalent course is listed, we may not have evaluated your province's or territory's course. Please contact admissions to find out more.
 Advanced Placement courses may be substituted for required courses.
Alberta, NWT & Nunavut 

ENGLISH  
English 12 or English 12 First Peoples  English Language Arts 301 or English 30 
English 11 or English 11 First Peoples  English Language Arts 201 or English 20 
MATHEMATICS  
Principles of Mathematics 12  Pure Math 30 or Math 30 (Algebra) 
PreCalculus 12  Math 301 
Calculus 12  Math 31 
Applications of Math 12  Math 33 or Applied Math 30 
Principles of Mathematics 11  Pure Math 20 or Math 20 
PreCalculus 11  Math 201 
Applications of Math 11 Foundations of Math 11 
Math 23 or Applied Math 20 Alberta Math 202 
Foundations of Math 12  Alberta Math 302 
Apprenticeship and Workplace Math 12  Alberta Math 303 
Apprenticeship and Workplace Math 11  Alberta Math 203 
Foundations of Math 10 or PreCalculus 10  Alberta Math 10C 
Apprenticeship and Workplace Math 10  Alberta Math 103 
SCIENCES  
Biology 12  Biology 30 
Chemistry 12  Chemistry 30 
Physics 12  Physics 30 
Biology 11  Biology 20 
Chemistry 11  Chemistry 20 
Physics 11  Physics 20 
Manitoba 

ENGLISH  
English 12 or English 12 First Peoples  English 40S or English 42A1 or English 42A2 
English 11 or English 11 First Peoples 
English 30S 
MATHEMATICS  
Principles of Mathematics 12 
Sen 4 Precal Math 40S or Math 300 or Math 301 or Math 40S PC FI 
Applications of Math 12 
Applied Math 40S or Math 40SA 
Principles of Mathematics 11 
Sen 3 Precal (Math) 30S 
Applications of Math 11 
Applied Math 30S or Math 30SA 
Principles of Mathematics 10 
Senior 1 Math10F or Senior 2 Math 20S 
SCIENCES  
Biology 12  Biology 40S or Biology 300 or Biology 301 
Chemistry 12  Chemistry 40S or Chemistry 300 
Physics 12  Physics 40S or Phy40S 
Biology 11  Biology 30S or Bi30S 
Chemistry 11  Chemistry 30S or Ch30S 
Physics 11  Physics 30S or Phy30S 
Saskatchewan 

ENGLISH  
English 12 or English 12 First Peoples 
Eng 621A + Wrt 521A or ELA A30 + B30 or ENG A30 + B30 (averaged) 
English 11 or English 11 First Peoples  English 20 
MATHEMATICS  
Principles of Mathematics 12 
Math B30 + C30 or Algebra 30 + GeoTrig 30 or A30+B30 
PreCalculus 12  PreCalculus 30 
Principles of Mathematics 11 
Math 20 (Core) or Math A20 or Math A30 
PreCalculus 11  PreCalculus 20 
Foundations of Math 11  Foundations 20 
Apprenticeship and Workplace Math 12  Apprenticeship and Workplace Math 30 
Apprenticeship and Workplace Math 11  Apprenticeship and Workplace Math 20 
Foundations of Math 10 or PreCalculus 10  Foundations and PreCalculus 10 
Apprenticeship and Workplace Math 10  Apprenticeship and Workplace Math 10 
SCIENCES  
Biology 12  Biology 30 (to 2015) 2016 onward: Health Sciences 20 AND Biology 30 
Chemistry 12  Chemistry 30 (to 2015) 2016 onward: Physical Sciences 20 AND Chemistry 30 
Physics 12  Physics 30 (to 2015) 2016 onward: Physical Sciences 20 AND Physics 30 
Biology 11  Biology 20 (Core) (to 2015); 2016 onward: Environmental Sciences 20 AND Biology 30 
Chemistry 11  Chemistry 20 (Core) (to 2015) 2016 onward: Physical Sciences 20 
Physics 11  Physics 20 (to 2015) 2016 onward: Physical Sciences 20 AND Physics 30 
Ontario 

ENGLISH  
English 12 or English 12 First Peoples  English 12 (ENG4U or ENG4M; ENG4M is not acceptable for admission to the BSN program) 
English 11 or English 11 First Peoples  ENG3U 
MATHEMATICS  
Principles of Mathematics 12  Advanced Functions (MHF4U) or Adv. Functions & Intro to Calculus (MCB4U) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U) 
Applications of Math 12  Math for College Technology (MCT4C) 
Principles of Mathematics 11  Functions (MCR3U) or Functions and Applications (MCF3M) 
SCIENCES  
Biology 12  Biology 12 (SBI4U) 
Chemistry 12  Chemistry 12 (SCH4U); SCH4C is not acceptable 
Physics 12  Physics 12 (SPH4U or SPH4C) 
Biology 11  Biology 11 (SBI3U) 
Chemistry 11  Chemistry 11 (SCH3U) 
Physics 11  Physics 11 (SPH3U) 
Quebec 

ENGLISH  
English 12 or English 12 First Peoples 
2 English Literature in 601 or 603 series 
English 11 or English 11 First Peoples  Last 3 digits of Code must start with a 5 to qualify as equal to BC Grade 11 
MATHEMATICS  
Principles of Mathematics 12 
Two of mathematique 201 series 
Principles of Mathematics 11  Mathematique 534 or 536 
SCIENCES  
Biology 12  Two numbered in 101 Biologie series 
Biology 11  Biologie 534 or 536 
Chemistry 12  Two numbered in 202 Chimie series 
Chemistry 11  Chimie 534 or 536 
Physics 12  Two numbered in 203 Physique series 
Physics 11  Physique 534 or 536 
Newfoundland & Labrador 

ENGLISH  
English 12 or English 12 First Peoples  Eng 3101 and one of Eng 3201 or Engl 2302 or as of 2012 Eng 3201 only 
MATHEMATICS  
Principles of Mathematics 12  Adv. Math 3201 
Principles of Mathematics 11  Math 3204 
SCIENCES  
Biology 12  Biology 3201 
Chemistry 12  Chemistry 3203 
Chemistry 11  Chemistry 142202 
New Brunswick 

ENGLISH  
English 12 or English 12 First Peoples  English 121 or Englisg 122 or Anglais 126B 
English 11 or English 11 First Peoples  English 112 
MATHEMATICS  
Principles of Mathematics 12  Mathematics 120 or Advanced Mathematics (Algebra) 120 or Trig and 3space 121 and 122 or Functions and Relations 111 and 112 or Mathematics 122 
PreCalculus 12 
PreCalculus A120 and PreCalculus B120 
Foundations of Math 12 
Foundations of Mathematics 120 
Apprenticeship and Workplace Math 12  Financial and Workplace Math 120 
Principles of Mathematics 11  MATH 30311 or Geometry and Applications of Math 112 and Functions and Relations 112 
PreCalculus 11 
PreCalculus 110 
Apprenticeship and Workplace Math 10 
Financial and Workplace Mathematics 10 


SCIENCES  
Biology 12  Biology 120 or Biology 121 or Biology 122 
Chemistry 12  Chemistry 121 or Chemistry 122 
Physics 12  Physics 122 
Physics 11  Physics 51311 


Nova Scotia 

ENGLISH  
English 12 or English 12 First Peoples  English 441 and English 442 and English 541 or English 12 
MATHEMATICS  
Principles of Mathematics 12  Precalc Math 12 or Advanced Math 12 
Applications of Math 12 Apprenticeship and Workplace Math 11 
Math Foundation 12 Mathematics at Work 11 


SCIENCES  
Biology 12  Biology 12 
Chemistry 12  Chemistry 12 
Biology 11  Biology 11 
Chemistry 11  Chemistry 11 
Physics 11 
Physics 11 
Prince Edward Island 

ENGLISH  
English 12 or English 12 First Peoples  English 121 or Englisg 122 or Anglais 126B 
English 11 or English 11 First Peoples  English 521A 
MATHEMATICS  
Principles of Mathematics 12  Mathematics 621 (Algebra) 
Principles of Mathematics 11  Mathematics 521A 


SCIENCES  
Biology 12  Biology 611 or Biology 621 
Chemistry 12  Chemistry 611 or Chemistry 621 
Biology 11  Biology 521A 
Physics 11  Physics 521A 