Exceptions to the Grading System

All programs must meet a Weighted Grade Point Average (WGPA) of 60% or more, however, approved exceptions to the course passing grade and promotion WGPA can be found below.

Program of Study

Program Code 

Exception to Policy

All Apprenticeship Programs                                  
  • 60% minimum passing grade per course
Quality Engineering Technician (NDE) 436, 439
  • 70% minimum passing grade per core course including Math

Aviation Technician - Aircraft Structure 

Aviation Technician - Aircraft Maintenance 

289

269

  • 70% minimum passing grade per core course including Math
  • 70% minimum passing grade per semester
CE Disability Management - Return to Work Coordinator  038
  • 60% minimum passing grade per core course
Massage Therapy 469
  • 70% minimum average for graduation
Practical Nursing  715, 758
  • 60% minimum passing grade per core course
  • 2 year currency
Pharmacy Technician  407
  • 60% minimum passing grade per core course

Diagnostic Cardiac Sonography 

Cardiovascular Technology 

717

728

  • 60% minimum passing grade per core course
  • 70% minimum passing grade per semester
  • 70% minimum average for graduation
  • 2 year currency
General Arts and Science - English for Academic Purposes  278, 478
  • 70% minimum passing grade per course, excluding general education/elective
  • 70% minimum average for graduation
Condominium Management  912
  • 60% minimum passing grade per course for 4 core courses