Quebec CEGEP

Minimum grades accepted for admission last year (September 2017)

  • Below are the lowest grades used for admission for September 2017.
  • Grades that are equal to or better than those listed below do not guarantee admission in 2018. 
  • Admission to McGill is competitive and subject to availability of space. As such, minimum grades may fluctuate up or down by as much as 2.0 points in any given year.
  • For questions regarding the R Score changes introduced for the Fall 2017 semester, please consult http://www.bci-qc.ca/en/students/r-score/.

To view how McGill calculates the Core R Score Math/Science and the Overall R Score, please consult Admission Review Process.

Consult the Quebec admission requirements and deadlines for complete information on the admission review process and application deadlines.

Prerequisite requirements by program are outlined in Prerequisites & Equivalences.

Faculty, SCHOOL or PROGRAM CORE R Score
English
CORE R Score
Math/Science
Overall
R Score
Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (Macdonald Campus)  
  • B.Sc.(Ag.Env.Sc.) programs
 

25.2

25.2

  • Bioresource Engineering (B.Eng.(Bioresource))
 

25.0

25.0

  • Concurrent B.Sc. (B.Sc.(F.Sc.)/B.Sc.(Nutr.Sc.))
 

27.5

27.5

  • Food Science (B.Sc.(F.Sc.))
 

25.2

25.2

Architecture (B.Sc.(Arch.))*

* Architecture applicants must submit a portfolio
The decision to admit also takes into account the portfolio ranking.

  27.5 28.5
Arts (B.A.) 24.0   27.2
Arts and Science (B.A.&Sc.) 24.0 28.0 28.0
Dentistry*
* The Faculty of Dentistry has their own admission office. Please contact them directly for more information.
  • Lowest R Score Interviewed. . .
    32.997
  • Average R Score Interviewed. . .
    34.83

Education (B.Ed.)

* B.Ed applicants to Kindergarten/Elementary, Secondary, and TESL must submit a Letter of Intent. 

** TESL applicants must also pass a language test.

Note: The decision to admit takes into account the evaluation of the Letter of Intent.  

Note: Additional courses are recommended for applicants to B.Ed. Secondary Education domains in Mathematics and Science & Technology:

Mathematics:

Math NYA/00UN, 01Y1; Math NYB/00UP, 01Y2; Math NYC/00UQ, 01Y3

Science & Technology:

Biology NYA/00UK, 01Y5; Biology II/ 00XU, 01YJ;
Chemistry NYA/00UL, 01Y6; Chemistry NYB/00UM;
Math NYA/00UN, 01Y1; Math NYB/00UP, 01Y2;
Physics NYA/00UR, 01Y7; Physics NYB/00US, 01YF; Physics NYC/00UT, 01YG.

  • Kindergarten/Elementary Education*
22.0   24.0
  • Physical Education
22.0   24.5
  • Secondary Education*
22.0   24
  • TESL Teaching English as a Second Language*
22.0   24

Engineering (B.Eng.)

** Bioengineering: New program in 2017. Admission minima may fluctuate significantly in the first few years of a program.

  • Bioengineering** (new program) 
  32.0 32.0
  • Chemical Engineering
  29.9 29.9
  • Civil Engineering
  28.0 28.0
  • Electrical, Computer & Software Engineering
  28.8 28.8
  • Mechanical Engineering
  30.5 30.5
  • Materials Engineering
  27.0 27.0
  • Mining Engineering
  27.0 27.0

Human Nutrition (B.Sc. (Nutr.Sc.)) (Macdonald Campus)

  • Dietetics 
 

30.0

30.0

  • Nutrition 
 

28.0

28.0

Kinesiology (B.Sc. (Kinesiology)) 22.0 26.5 26.5
Law *

* The Faculty of Law has their own admission office. Please contact them directly for more information.

  • Lowest R Score interviewed
    30.094
  • Average R Score interviewed
    33.87
Management (B.Com.) 24.0 28.0 28.0
Medicine*

* The Faculty of Medicine has their own admission office. Please contact them directly for more information.

  • Lowest R Score interviewed
    31.938
  • Average R Score interviewed
    34.99
Music ♦
  • Composition, Faculty, History, Theory (B.Mus.)
    80%
  • Performance (B.Mus.)
    75%
  • B.Mus./B.Ed
    80%
Nursing  
  • B.Sc.(N)
  26.5 27.0
  • B.N.(Integrated) (only for students in the 180.A0 program)

New: All applicants to the Bachelor of Nursing (integrated) program at McGill University will be required to complete a mandatory online 90-minute computer-based assessment called CASPerTM, as a component of the selection process.

    26.0
Physical and Occupational Therapy

New: All applicants to the Bachelor of Science in Rehabilitation Science (Occupational Therapy or Physical Therapy) program at McGill University will be required to complete a mandatory online 90-minute computer-based assessment called CASPerTM, as a component of the selection process.

  • Occupational Therapy (B.Sc.(Occ.Ther.))
  31.0 30.8
  • Physical Therapy (B.Sc.(Phys.Ther.))
  32.0 32
Religious Studies (B.A; B.Th)
For information on applying to the B.A. Religious Studies or the Bachelor of Theology Program please see: http://www.mcgill.ca/religiousstudies/about
Science (B.Sc.)
  • Biological, Biomedical and Life Sciences Group
  28.3 28.3
  • Neuroscience
  32.5 32.5
  • Physical, Earth, Math and Computer Sciences Group
  28.0 28.0
  • Bio-Physical-Computational Sciences Group
 

New Program. 
R score not available.

New Program. 
R score not available.

Social Work (B.S.W.) *

* A resumé, a personal statement, and letters of recommendation must also be submitted in support of the application.

  24.0   24.0

September 2016 academic entrance requirements for Quebec CEGEP students  

Please see the PDF icon Admission Standards for September 2016 - Quebec CEGEP Students


September 2015 academic entrance requirements for Quebec CEGEP students 

Please see the PDF icon Admission Standards for September 2015 - Quebec CEGEP Students


The information was current at the time of posting but may be subject to change without notice.


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