Ontario Colleges and McDonald's Canada Student Transfer to Business Diploma Program

McDonald's and Ontario Colleges have partnered to offer educational opportunities for McDonald's employees to pursue post-secondary education in Business programs at colleges throughout Ontario.

How does it work?

Fanshawe will grant recognition for first-year business credit into our Business Diploma program to McDonald's Department Managers who have completed the Department Leadership Program, with the following additional requirements to complete the diploma program:

  1. Math Assessment;
  2. Business Communications (WRIT) Assessment;
  3. General Education Elective Course.

Upon completion of McDonald's Department Leadership Program, successful applicants to Fanshawe's Business Diploma program can complete a two-year Ontario College diploma in as little as one year! Our flexible program is offered full-time, part-time, in-class or online!

Apply today!

Step 1: Apply to Fanshawe College on the Ontario College Application Service (ontariocolleges.ca) and apply to the Business Diploma (BUS1) program. On the program choice screen, select Entry Level 3.

Step 2: Upon application being received, you will receive a letter requesting post-secondary transcripts and course outlines, at this time you will provide the following documents to the Registrar's Office at Fanshawe College:

  • McDonald's Canada Training Verification form (signed by the applicant's McDonald's Regional Training Manager - training must be completed within three years of the application), and
  • Any additional post-secondary transcripts you may have.

Please note: Fanshawe College reserves the right to validate graduation from secondary school and original admission requirements.

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For more information, please contact:

Alysha Halvorsen

Pathways and Special Events Consultant
T: 519-452-4430 x4698
E: a_halvorsen2@fanshawec.ca