The basic entrance requirement for students applying to all programs at Cégep Heritage College is the Quebec Diploma of Secondary Studies (Diplôme d'études secondaires- DES) which include the following courses:
Please refer to the following course key to better understand the various levels of mathematics and science requirements. These are the course levels offered under the current Quebec high school regime.
CST - Cultural, Social and Technicial (Basic)
TS - Technicial Scientific (Advanced)
SN - Scientific (Advanced)
ST - Science and Technology
EST - Environmental Science and Technology
AST - Applied Science and Technology
SE - Science and the Environment
Some of our programs require specific pre-requisites. Below you will find a list of our programs, their pre-requisites, and the Ministry program code you may need when you apply online.
Additional Heritage College criteria: applicants with a Secondary 5 average of 75% or higher are prioritized.
Additional Heritage College criteria: applicants with a Secondary 5 math below 70% streamed into Pre-Calculus profile.
Additional Heritage College criteria: a letter of intent and 2 reference letters are required.
* Springboard to a diploma of college studies is not a program leading to a diploma. Rather, it is a semester where students can take preparatory courses, or explore different program specific courses, before switching into a regular program. Please note: regular programs start in the Fall only.
Preparatory courses cannot be taken to complete the requirements of a high school diploma. Preparatory courses offered are subject to sufficient enrolment. For more information on our preparatory courses please visit our Summer School offerings.