Durham College, SES

Effective Date: 
July 1, 2020 to June 30, 2025
Institution: 
Durham College

Objective of the Agreement

RRU agrees to facilitate the block transfer of students from Durham College with appropriate prerequisite qualifications into the third year of the School of Environment and Sustainability at RRU. By this agreement, applicants from Durham College who meet the requirements outlined below will be eligible for admission to RRU with full block transfer, provided all other entrance criteria are met (per the program admission requirements on the RRU website) and space remains available in the School of Environment and Sustainability program.  Entrance to all programs at RRU is on a competitive basis.

Successful completion, with a minimum “B” (3.00/4.33) GPA, of the:

Chemical Engineering Technology Diploma

  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science - Approved with the addition of two University/College Biology courses (one must be Cell Biology).
  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Practice - Approved with up to 15 credits at 3rd year level
  • Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Practice - Approved with up to 15 credits at 3rd year level

Environmental Technology Diploma

  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science - Approved
  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Practice - Approved with up to 15 credits at 3rd year level
  • Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Practice - Approved with up to 3 credits at 3rd year level

Chemical Laboratory Technician Diploma

  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science - Approved
  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Practice - Approved
  • Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Practice – Approved

Water Quality Technician Diploma

  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science - Approved with the addition of one University/College Biology course and one University/ College Chemistry course.
  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Practice - Approved
  • Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Practice – Approved

Pharmaceutical & food Science Technology Diploma

  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science - Approved
  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Practice - Approved with up to 15 credits at 3rd year level
  • Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Practice – Approved with up to 15 credits at 3rd year level

Biotechnology – Advanced Diploma

  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science - Approved
  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Practice - Approved with up to 15 credits at 3rd year level
  • Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Practice – Approved with up to 15 credits at 3rd year level

Horticulture – Food and Farming Diploma

  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science - Approved
  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Practice - Approved
  • Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Practice – Approved

If you have any questions about this agreement, or want to check if your program of study is eligible, please contact our enrolment team at 1.877.778.6227 or at learn.more@royalroads.ca