A Deep Dive into General Arts and Science

Explore a wide range of interesting subjects while developing sought-after skills in communication, critical thinking, and interpersonal relations. Study social science, humanities, communications, math, and science as the best way to discover what career path to pursue.



 Sault College has partnerships with many universities, to help our students further their studies by completing a diploma right here, and then completing two more years for a degree with a partnering university. 

Program NameDegree
General Arts & Science - University TransferHonours Bachelor of Arts in English, History, Political Science or Sociology
General Arts & Science - University TransferBachelor of Arts in Psychology or Law and Justice


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Salary Expectations

There will be many possibilities for work when you study General Arts and Science, which does not allow for projected salary expectations. Most students who graduate straight from the program will find entry-level jobs, but those with experience may find positions at a higher level with higher earnings, with positions in common industries including business, health, sales, hospitality, and arts.*

*Source: ontariocolleges.ca


Your Path to a Diploma or a Degree

General Arts and Science - One-Year
Once you get rolling in your program, you can choose to continue your studies with one of Sault College’s many diploma programs where, with the right requirements, you could be enrolled in your program of choice. 10% of spots in our other programs are reserved for our one-year General Arts and Science certificate holders. This is a great way to strengthen academic skills needed to enter high-demand program areas.

General Arts and Science  - University Transfer
If you’re aiming for that university degree, start with our two-year General Arts and Science program. You’ll get a strong base to move onto university, while exploring various interests and subjects plus working with faculty to choose electives that’ll be the best fit for your goals. All this while you earn your diploma and prepare for a smooth transition to your degree pathway.


Explore Our General Arts and Science Programs