Program News

New Programs

UOIT adds new programs regularly.

Faculty of Science: Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Computer Science

  • The degree is now offering a specialization in Data Science.

Program Changes

Faculty of Science: Bachelor of Science (Honours)

Program Name Change

  • The Computing Science degree has been renamed to Computer Science.

Faculty of Social Science and Humanities: Bachelor of Arts (Honours)

Program Name Change

  • The Community Development and Policy Studies degree has been renamed to Political Science.
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Politcal Science is now offering two specializations:
    • Political Communication
    • Social Justice, Globalization and Development

Faculty of Business and Information Technology: Bachelor of Commerce (Honours)

  • The Commerce degree is now offering Entrepreneurship as a major.

Admissions Updates

Faculty of Business and Information Technology: Bachelor of Information Technology (Honours) in Game Development and Entrepreneurship

Revised Prerequisites

  • Current Ontario high school students must complete the Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) with six 4U/M credits, including English (ENG4U), with a minimum average of 60% and one of Advanced Functions (MHF4U), Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U) or Mathematics of Data Management (MDM4U) with a minimum average of 60%, or Computer Science (ICS4U) with a minimum average of 70%.

Faculty of Business and Information Technology: Bachelor of Information Technology (Honours) in Networking and Information Technology Security

Revised Prerequisites 

  • Current Ontario high school students must complete the Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) with six 4U/M credits including English (ENG4U) with a minimum average of 60% and one of Advanced Functions (MHF4U), Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U) or Mathematics of Data Management (MDM4U) with a minimum average of 60%, or Computer Science (ICS4U) with a  minimum average of 70%.