Academic Upgrading

Prepare for college programs. Increase your earning power. Get that job you have always wanted through Cambrian College’s Academic Upgrading program.

Do you want to:

  • Upgrade math, English, science, or computer skills?
  • Prepare for a postsecondary program or an apprenticeship?
  • Improve your job opportunities and employment skills?
  • Go back to school in an adult environment?
  • Be independent?
  • Obtain your high school equivalency certificate (ACE)?

Your future starts with us!

Admission Requirements

To register for Academic Upgrading you must be:

  • A resident of Ontario
  • Eligible to work in Ontario
  • 19 years of age or older (18 years of age – interview required)
  • Has valid Social Insurance Number (for registration purposes)

How to Apply

Please note that applications for this program do not go through

To apply for Cambrian’s Academic Upgrading Program, please attend one of our information sessions held every Tuesday at 10:30am and the first Tuesday of every month at 6:30pm in room 4054 at the College’s Barrydowne Campus.

OR apply online by filling out our online form.

Online Application forms will be followed up via email, please regularly check your email for further registration instructions.