# Majors with High School Prerequisites

In order to specialize in some disciplines at The University of Winnipeg, you need to have completed specific high school courses or "prerequisite courses." If you are considering any of the majors below, make sure that you take the required high school courses. See the Faculty of Education prerequisites.

Are you an Out-of-Province student in Canada? Use the Provincial Course Equivalencies Chart [PDF] to determine what high school courses you need for specific majors.

Are you an International student? See this document: Prerequisite Courses - International [PDF]

**Faculty of Arts**

General requirements only. No specific prerequisites for any majors.

**Faculty of Business & Administration**

**Business & Administration**

Pre-Calculus Mathematics 40S or Applied Mathematics 40S

**Economics**

Pre-Calculus Mathematics 40S or Applied Mathematics 40S** **

**Economics and Finance**Pre-Calculus Mathematics 40S or Applied Mathematics 40S

**Gupta Faculty of Kinesiology and Applied Health**

General requirements only. Pre-Calculus Mathematics 40S or Applied Mathematics 40S is *recommended*.

For Athletic Therapy, Pre-Calculus Mathematics 40S or Applied Mathematics 40S is required. Biology and one of Chemistry or Physics are *recommended*.

** Faculty of Science**

**Applied Computer Science***

Pre-Calculus Mathematics 40S or Applied Mathematics 40S

**Bioanthropology**

Chemistry 40S, and

Either Pre-Calculus Mathematics 40S or Applied Mathematics 40S

Biochemistry

Chemistry 40S, and

Either Pre-Calculus Mathematics 40S or Applied Mathematics 40S

Biology*

Chemistry 40S, and

Either Pre-Calculus Mathematics 40S or Applied Mathematics 40S

**Business & Administration**

Pre-Calculus Mathematics 40S or Applied Mathematics 40S

Chemistry*

Chemistry 40S, and

Either Pre-Calculus Mathematics 40S or Applied Mathematics 40S

**Economics***

Pre-Calculus Mathematics 40S or Applied Mathematics 40S

**Environmental Science (BSc)**

Chemistry 40S, and

Either Pre-Calculus Mathematics 40S or Applied Mathematics 40S (required for the BSc); Pre-Calculus Mathematics 40S (required for the Chemistry stream)

**Geography (BSc)***

Pre-Calculus Mathematics 40S or Applied Mathematics 40S

Mathematics*

Pre-Calculus Mathematics 40S

**Neuroscience**

Chemistry 40S, and

Either Pre-Calculus Mathematics 40S or Applied Mathematics 40S

**Physics***

Physics 40S, and

Either Pre-Calculus Mathematics 40S or Applied Mathematics 40S; Chemistry 40S (required for the Physical Chemistry stream)

**Psychiatric Nursing**

Chemistry 40S, and

Either Pre-Calculus Mathematics 40S or Applied Mathematics 40S are strongly recommended

Statistics

Pre-Calculus Mathematics 40S or Applied Mathematics 40S

** Possible teaching major/minor for Education students.*

**Pre-professional Studies **

**Dental Hygiene**Pre-Calculus or Applied Math and Chemistry. Biology is recommended.

**Medical Technology**Pre-Calculus or Applied Math and Chemistry. Physics may be required.

**Radiation Therapy **Pre-Calculus or Applied Math. Chemistry and Physics are recommended.

**Respiratory Therapy**Pre-Calculus or Applied Math and Chemistry. Biology and Physics are recommended.

**Social Work**General requirements only.

**Dentistry**Pre-Calculus or Applied Math and Chemistry. Physics may be required and Biology is recommended

**Law**General requirements only.

**Pharmacy**Pre-Calculus or Applied Math and Chemistry. Biology is recommended.

**Veterinary Medicine**Pre-Calculus or Applied Math and Chemistry. Biology and Physics are recommended.

**Chiropractic**Pre-Calculus or Applied Math and Chemistry.

**Medicine **Pre-Calculus or Applied Math and Chemistry. Biology and Physics are recommended.

**Occupational therapy**Pre-Calculus or Applied Math. Chemistry, Biology and Physics are recommended.

**Optometry**Pre-Calculus or Applied Math and Chemistry. Physics may be required.

**Physical Therapy**Pre-Calculus or Applied Math and Chemistry.

**Physician Assistant**Pre-Calculus or Applied Math and Chemistry. Biology and Physics are recommended.