Transfer Into Northern

Thinking of transferring schools or expanding on your career? We’ve got opportunities for you! Advanced standing could be attainable. Transfer your earned credentials and experiences, or challenge your knowledge with Northern.

External Transfer Credit

Transfer of credits from Ontario Colleges and other public colleges and universities will be considered on a course-by-course basis.

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Prior Learning Assessment & Recognition

Knowledge and skills gained through life experiences may be assessed for credit and advanced standing granted through the process of Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition (PLAR).

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Challenge by Exam

Students who feel they have the required knowledge (through audit, informal studies, OAC’s, experience, etc.) to address the course outcomes, may apply for challenge by exam.

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Pre-Admissions Testing

Not sure which path to take based on your academic background?

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