Bachelor of Arts Credit Requirements

Credit Requirements

You must complete at least 120 credits, which break down into a minimum at the upper level, within your major, etc. That breakdown depends on what specialization(s) you’re completing: major, major + minor, honours, etc.

I am completing: Major Major+Minor Double Major Honours Combined Major1
Total Credits 120 120 120 120 120

Out of the 120 minimum credits I must complete, how many must be at the upper-level?

I am completing: Major Major+Minor Double Major Honours Combined Major
Credits at 300- or 400- level 48 48 60 54 48
Total in my major (including upper-level) 422 42 in major, 30 in minor 42 in each major 60 30 in each major
Out of my total, how many in the upper level? 30 30 in major, 18 in minor 30 in each major 48 18 in each major

Out of the 120 credits, how many must be outside my major/specialization?

I am completing: Major Major+Minor Double Major Honours Combined Major
Credits outside my program 60 24 24 48 48

Notes

1Combined majors are available only by application in ECON/PHIL, ECON/POLI, ECON/MATH, ECON/STAT, PHIL/POLI.

2Some programs require more than 42 credits. Confirm with your department, the Academic Calendar, or your Degree Navigator report.