Candidates who will have completed at least 12 academic subjects (excluding Physical Education courses that begin with 109) in a pre-university program are eligible for admission to year one. Candidates who have completed fewer than 16 academic courses will not be eligible to receive transfer credits.
Starting with admission for September 2011 - candidates who complete their DEC in a pre-university program are also eligible for first-year admission and will receive a maximum of 3.0 credits.
Students from French CEGEPs may offer 2 courses in français in lieu of the English prerequisites for all programs except Nursing, which requires a minimum of one semester of an English literature course (i.e. those that beign with 603).
Graduates of a 3-year professional / career CEGEP program who achieve their DEC are considered as upper-year transfer applicants who are eligible to receive a maximum of 5.0 credits. Some concentrations in the Faculty of Arts & Science are closed to upper-year transfer students. See the following site for details: http://www.queensu.ca/admission/apply/upperyear/transfer-ft/artsci.html