General Arts and Science-One Year, Graduate Certificate | Online (optional) | Fanshawe College | London, Canada
12 months
15539 CAD/year
3503 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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In our rapidly developing world, employers demand strong written and verbal communication skills from their employees. The General Arts and Science-One Year program at Fanshawe College will teach you the value of developing these essential employability skills while also giving you the preparation you need to continue your studies at the college or university level.

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Students who enroll in General Arts and Science-One Year program at Fanshawe College are working toward college career programs or are planning to transfer to university. Above all, students are able to follow their passion and discover their interests.

As a student of both the one and two-year programs, you’ll have the opportunity to follow the pathway of study that most intrigues you with some majors even being offered in a flexible, online format. You’ll also have the freedom to build your own program by selecting the courses that interest you the most. The General Arts and Science program includes mandatory SILEx courses (Signature Innovative Learning Experiences) for students. This is our commitment to introduce all General Arts and Science students to “at least one rich, experiential learning opportunity”.


Fanshawe’s General Arts and Science program will help you explore your interests and establish a strong foundation of academic studies in advance of a college career program or university study.

Did you know Fanshawe consistently ranks high in graduation employment rates among large colleges in Ontario? 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • History of Western Art 
  • Sociology of Fame
  • World Religions
  • Development: Circle of Life
  • Be Creative-Unlocking Your Creative Self

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • If you are an international student, contact our International department to learn about timelines for international applicants.


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


30 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • OSSD with courses from the College (C), University (U), University/College (M), or Open (O) stream
  • Academic and Career Entrance Certificate (ACE)
  • Ontario High School Equivalency Certificate (GED)
  • Mature Applicant with appropriate preparation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15539 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15539 CAD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    3503 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3503 CAD for the full programme during 12 months.


  • Canadian students - $3,235 full program

Living costs for London

1037 - 1625 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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