Academic Upgrading

Prepare for college programs. Increase your earning power. Get that job you have always wanted through Cambrian College’s Academic Upgrading program.

Do you want to:

  • Upgrade math, English, science, or computer skills?
  • Prepare for a postsecondary program or an apprenticeship?
  • Improve your job opportunities and employment skills?
  • Go back to school in an adult environment?
  • Be independent?
  • Obtain your high school equivalency certificate (ACE)?

Your future starts with us!

Admission Requirements

To register for Academic Upgrading you must be:

  • A resident of Ontario
  • Eligible to work in Ontario
  • 19 years of age or older (18 years of age – interview required)

How to Apply

Please note that applications for this program do not go through

To apply for Cambrian’s Upgrading Program, please call 705-566-8101, extension 7712 OR apply online by filling out our online form.

Students can also apply by attending one of our information sessions that are held every Tuesday morning at 10:30 a.m. in Room 2253 at the College’s Barrydowne campus.