Are you ready for college?

Not everyone who goes to college is completely prepared for the experience. You could be a mature student, there could be gaps in your education, or you could be undecided about which program is best for you. Taking a general or preparatory program gives you post-secondary experience and prepares you for more specific training. For more information, please continue to one of our specific program areas:

General Arts and Science program

Fanshawe's General Arts and Science program is designed to help you fill the gaps in your academic history or explore your career options so you can continue your education. You can choose from one of seven majors.

General Arts and Science - registration

Learn about selecting and registering for your courses and program major.

General Education electives

Interesting courses, required for all college diploma and applied degree programs. Learn about registering for General Education electives.

WRIT requirements

Different programs have specific course needs. Learn about WRIT testing.

Apply for credits or advanced standing

If you are interested in transferring existing credits towards courses or your program at Fanshawe, you should view the eligibility and procedures for credit applications and advanced standing.