Pursue new career opportunities by enrolling in SAIT academic upgrading courses in English, mathematics and the sciences.
Offered during the day, evening and online, academic upgrading courses help you gain entry into SAIT programs and may also be accepted for admission by other Alberta post-secondary educational institutions.
(Also available full-time classroom or online)
|COURSE NAME||COURSE CODE||AB EDUCATION EQUIVALENT||OFFERED|
|Science Preparation||APSC-180||Science 10 for SAIT programs only||Classroom, Online or Blended|
|Biology I||BIOL-181||Biology 20||Classroom or Online|
|Biology II||BIOL-182||Biology 30||Classroom, Online or Blended|
|Chemistry I||CHEM-181||Chemistry 20||Classroom, Online or Blended|
|Chemistry II||CHEM-182||Chemistry 30||Classroom or Online|
|Communications Preparation||COMN-100||None (preparation course only)||Classroom|
|Literature and Composition I||COMM-181||English 20-1||Classroom or Online|
|Literature and Composition II||COMM-182||English 30-1||Classroom, Online or Blended|
|Introductory Mathematics||MATH-050||None (preparation course only)||Classroom|
|Mathematics Foundations||MATH-100||None (skill development)||Classroom|
|Technical Mathematics II||MATH-162||Math 30-2||Classroom|
|Applied Mathematics II||MATH-172||Applied Math 30||Classroom|
|Mathematics Preparation||MATH-180||Math 10C||Classroom or Online|
|Mathematics I||MATH-181||Math 20-1||Classroom or Online|
|Mathematics II||MATH-182||Math 30-1||Classroom, Online or Blended|
|Physics I||PHYS-181||Physics 20||Classroom or Online|
|Physics II||PHYS-182||Physics 30||Classroom, Online or Blended|
- Transcripts will be reviewed by the academic upgrading team to determine the appropriate level of upgrading courses.
- Take our free online diagnostic tests to help you determine the appropriate level of upgrading courses.
- Placement tests may be recommended or required to determine the proper level of placement in academic upgrading. You must book your test at least 24 hours in advance — review the booking instructions and email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions. Study guides are available for the following placement tests:
- An individualized program plan will be created. A program plan maps out the courses that need to be taken each semester and will be created for students based on their transcript and/or test results.
Contact Academic Upgrading
Contact us today to learn more about academic upgrading at SAIT.