University of Waterloo (Ontario)
This institutional profile has been created for use by University of Wisconsin-Madison graduate programs.
First degree/qualification: Bachelor's or specialized degree (3-6 years).
Minimum quality for UW-Madison Graduate School admission: 70%
Minimum level for UW-Madison Graduate School admission: 4 year bachelor's degree.
Documents required: Official transcript; official certification of degree and date awarded.
Description: Instituted in 1959, considered to be a good school. Usual admission requirements: Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD), representing 12 years of education, and six Grade 12 university (U) or university/college (M) courses.
Not all degrees classified. Class I, class II, class III or dean's honours list for B. Architecture or honours degrees. Grades usually reported by years/terms.
Language of instruction: English.
Master's: 1-2 years after specified first degree (in most faculties); degrees not classified.
Ph.D.: 3 years after honours bachelor's degrees, 2 years after master's degrees; degrees not classified.
Last updated: Jul 10, 2008