1 Year - 2 Semesters
Ontario College Certificate
Campus: Sault Ste. Marie
Start Dates: Sep 2024, Jan 2025
Program Code: 1105


Discover the pathway to what you truly love to do. The General Arts and Science program gives you the flexibility to explore subjects that interest you while building on essential workforce skills like communication, critical thinking and interpersonal relations.

Study social science, humanities, communications, and math and science as the best way to explore where the real you is meant to make a difference.

Sault College makes it simple. Work with faculty to choose electives that interest you and build an individualized full or part-time schedule that fits your life! After earning your General Arts and Science Certificate take your passion and run with it in the Sault College diploma program of your choice or continue in the second year of the General Arts and Science University Transfer diploma program.

Is one of Sault College’s limited enrollment programs calling your name? We’ve got you covered.

10 per cent of the spots in these programs are held for One-Year General Arts and Science certificate holders like you!


CMM110 - 3 College Communication Skills
GEN100 - 3 Global Citizenship
HDG122 - 3 Personal and Academic Success Strategies
Electives: In addition to the three mandatory courses, based on individual goals and academic interests, you will choose a minimum of three electives to complete your timetable for semester 1.
GAS106 - 3 Communication: Theory and Practice
POL105 - 3 Political Science: A Canadian Perspective

In addition to the two mandatory courses, based on individual goals and academic interests, you will choose a minimum of four electives to complete your timetable for semester 2.

Requirements & Program Information

Ontario Secondary School diploma with Grade 12 English (C) ENG4C, or mature student status.

Fees & Costs


These fees are for the 2024-2025 academic year (year 1 of study), and are subject to change. Please visit your Student Portal to view your Schedule of Fees.


Program Coordinator: Silvana Turpin, (705) 759-2554 ext 2670, silvana.turpin@saultcollege.ca




September and January intakes are available for this program. Please contact the Registrar`s Office for further information.

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