Work-Integrated Learning

Eligibility Requirements for Work-Integrated Learning

Students meeting all academic requirements may have the opportunity to complete an optional co-op work term(s) in a formal work environment.

Learn more about co-op and work experience at Seneca

Search for a program below to learn more about eligibility requirements for work-integrated learning and when to apply.

For more information, email senecaworks@senecacollege.ca.

      

Program Name Program Code Eligibility Requirements When Can Students Apply WIL Co-ordinator

Accounting & Finance

ACF

    • completion of all courses from semesters 1 to 3 and minimum GPA of 3.0 at the end of third semester this includes general education courses

Semester 3 (Fall, Winter, Summer)

Chris Magos

chris.magos@senecacollege.ca

Accounting & Payroll Diploma

APP

    • completion of all semester 1 to 3 curriculum courses by the end of third term; this includes general education courses and minimum GPA of 3.0 at the end of third semester

Semester 3 (Fall)

Chris Magos

chris.magos@senecacollege.ca

Aviation Operations

AVO

    • GPA of 3.0 cumulative and overall

    • successful completion of all required semester 1 and semester 2 courses, including COM101/COM111 or successful completion of COM101 and a GenEd

Semester 2 (Winter)

Ramona Garrett

ramona.garrett@senecacollege.ca

Aviation Safety

ASE

    • GPA of 3.0 cumulative and overall

    • successful completion of all required semester 1 and semester 2 courses, including COM101/COM111 or successful completion of COM101 and a GenEd

Semester 2 (Winter)

Ramona Garrett

ramona.garrett@senecacollege.ca

Biotechnology – Advanced

BTA

    • minimum grade of “B” in COM101/COM111

    • cumulative GPA of 3.0

    • a full course load as per the outlined curriculum

    • no failed or dropped courses

    • to remain in the WIL stream, students must maintain a semester 3.0 GPA and carry a full course load, as per the outlined curriculum, with no failed or dropped courses

Note: Students are required to complete the required forms by the deadline. This is a competitive program. Meeting these criteria does not guarantee entry into the WIL stream as space is limited. Decisions regarding WIL applications will be based on meeting the outlined criteria, as well as feedback provided by the Faculty.

Semester 3 (Fall)

Zahra Hirji

zahra.hirji@senecacollege.ca

Brand Management

BMK

    • must maintain GPA of 3.0

Semester 1 (Fall)

Charmaine Johnson

charmaine.johnson@senecacollege.ca

Building Systems Engineering Technician

BTS

    • GPA of 3.0 cumulative and overall

    • completion of all semester 1 courses by the end of semester 1, including COM101/COM111

Semester 1 (Fall, Winter)

Ramona Garrett

ramona.garrett@senecacollege.ca

Business – Insurance

BIN

    • completion of all first semester courses, including COM101, with an overall GPA of 3.0

    • to obtain a work term, students must be returning to full-time studies

    • all co-ops must be completed in curriculum sequence

    • under no circumstances can students complete a co-op at the end of their academic studies

Note: Only September starts are eligible for WIL

Semester 1 (Fall)

Chris Magos

chris.magos@senecacollege.ca

Business Administration – Financial Planning

BAF

    • completion of all courses from semesters 1 to 4

    • minimum GPA of 3.0 at the end of fourth semester this includes general education courses

Semester 4 (Winter, Summer)

Chris Magos

chris.magos@senecacollege.ca

Business Administration – Human Resources

BHR

    • complete 19 of 22 courses from semesters 1 to 4

    • cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher

    • must have a minimum grade of “B” in HRA701 and EAC594

    • must be returning in semester 6 (May) to complete a full load of day courses

Semester 4 (Winter)

Drew Atamanuk

drew.atamanuk@senecacollege.ca

Business Administration – International Business

BAB

    • successful completion of all required courses for semesters 1 to 3

    • cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher

Semester 3 (Fall, Winter, Summer)

Alison Badali

alison.badali@senecacollege.ca

Business Administration – Marketing

BAM

    • must maintain GPA of 3.0

    • completion of all first, second and third semester courses

    • minimum grade of “B” in EAC594, MRK200, MRK264

Semester 3 (Fall, Winter, Summer)

Charmaine Johnson

charmaine.johnson@senecacollege.ca

Cannabis Regulation & Quality Assurance

CAQC

    • students accepted to the full-time program are automatically in the WIL stream and may opt out if they choose

    • in order to remain eligible for the WIL stream, students are required to enrol in WTP100, along with all other first semester courses

    • students must also maintain a GPA of 3.0 and a full course load throughout the program

N/A

Zahra Hirji

zahra.hirji@senecacollege.ca

Chemical Engineering Technology

CHY

    • minimum grade of “B” in COM101/COM111

    • cumulative GPA of 3.0

    • a full course load as per the outlined curriculum

    • no failed or dropped courses

    • to remain in the WIL stream, students must maintain a semester 3.0 GPA and carry a full course load, as per the outlined curriculum, with no failed or dropped courses

Note: Students are required to complete the required forms by the deadline. This is a competitive program. Meeting these criteria does not guarantee entry into the WIL stream as space is limited. Decisions regarding WIL applications will be based on meeting the outlined criteria, as well as feedback provided by the Faculty.

Semester 2 (Winter, Summer)

Zahra Hirji

zahra.hirji@senecacollege.ca

Chemical Laboratory Technology – Pharmaceutical

CLP

    • minimum grade of “B” in COM101/COM111

    • cumulative GPA of 3.0

    • a full course load as per the outlined curriculum

    • no failed or dropped courses

    • to remain in the WIL stream, students must maintain a semester 3.0 GPA and carry a full course load, as per the outlined curriculum, with no failed or dropped courses

Note: Students are required to complete the required forms by the deadline. This is a competitive program. Meeting these criteria does not guarantee entry into the WIL stream as space is limited. Decisions regarding WIL applications will be based on meeting the outlined criteria, as well as feedback provided by the Faculty.

Semester 2 (Winter, Summer)

Zahra Hirji

zahra.hirji@senecacollege.ca

Civil Engineering Technician

CVL

    • GPA of 3.0

    • successful completion of all semester 1 and 2 courses

Semester 2 (Winter, Summer)

Ramona Garrett

ramona.garrett@senecacollege.ca

Civil Engineering Technology

CVT

    • GPA of 3.0

    • successful completion of all semester 1 and 2 courses

Semester 2 (Winter, Summer)

Ramona Garrett

ramona.garrett@senecacollege.ca

Clinical Research

CRQC

    • students accepted to the full-time program are automatically in the WIL stream and may opt out if they choose

    • in order to remain eligible for the WIL stream, students are required to enrol in WTP100, along with all other first semester courses

    • students must also maintain a GPA of 3.0 and a full course load throughout the program

N/A

Zahra Hirji

zahra.hirji@senecacollege.ca

Computer Engineering Technology

ECT

    • GPA of 3.0 term and cumulative

    • successful completion of all required semester 1 and semester 2 courses including COM101/COM111

Semester 2, 3, 4 (Fall, Winter, Summer)

Ramona Garrett

ramona.garrett@senecacollege.ca

Computer Programmer

CPD

    • successful completion of all first and second semester required courses (including COM101 and Liberals (General Education)) in the semester you apply for WIL as stated in the most current full-time course calendar

    • be enrolled in a minimum of four courses

    • minimum semester GPA of 3.0 (five or more courses)

    • minimum semester GPA of 3.2 (four courses)

    • minimum overall GPA of 3.0

    • to remain in the WIL stream, students need to maintain enrolment in a minimum of four courses and overall GPA of 3.0

Note: To take advantage of the WIL stream, students will transfer into the CPA three-year diploma program. 

Semester 2, 3, 4 (Fall, Winter, Summer)

Mary Saith

mary.saith@senecacollege.ca

Computer Programming

CPP

    • successful completion of all first and second semester required courses (including COM101 and Liberals (General Education)) in the semester you apply for WIL as stated in the most current full-time course calendar

    • be enrolled in a minimum of four courses

    • minimum semester GPA of 3.0 (five or more courses)

    • minimum semester GPA of 3.2 (four courses)

    • minimum overall GPA of 3.0

    • to remain in the WIL stream, students need to maintain enrolment in a minimum of four courses and overall GPA of 3.0

Note: To take advantage of the WIL stream, students will transfer into the CPA three-year diploma program. 

Semester 2, 3, 4 (Fall, Winter, Summer)

Mary Saith

mary.saith@senecacollege.ca

Computer Programming & Analysis

CPA

    • successful completion of all first and second semester required courses (including COM101 and Liberals (General Education)) in the semester you apply for WIL as stated in the most current full-time course calendar

    • be enrolled in a minimum of four courses

    • minimum semester GPA of 3.0 (five or more courses)

    • minimum semester GPA of 3.2 (four courses)

    • minimum overall GPA of 3.0

    • to remain in the WIL stream, students need to maintain enrolment in a minimum of four courses and overall GPA of 3.0

Semesters 2, 3, 4 (Fall, Winter, Summer)

Mary Saith

mary.saith@senecacollege.ca

Computer Systems Technician

CSN

    • successful completion of all first and second semester required courses (including COM101/COM111/APC100 or SPS120 and Liberal Studies Elective) in the semester you apply for WIL as stated in the most current full-time course calendar

    • be enrolled in a minimum of four courses

    • minimum semester GPA of 3.0 (five or more courses) in the application semester

    • minimum semester GPA of 3.2 (four courses) in the application semester

    • once admitted into the WIL stream, students are required to take at least four courses in their subsequent academic semesters and maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0

Semester 2 (Fall, Winter, Summer)

Tracy Rogers

tracy.rogers@senecacollege.ca

Computer Systems Technology

CTY

    • successful completion of all first and second semester required courses (including COM101/COM111/APC100 or SPS120 and Liberal Studies Elective) in the semester you apply for WIL as stated in the most current full-time course calendar

    • be enrolled in a minimum of four courses

    • minimum semester GPA of 3.0 (five or more courses) in the application semester

    • minimum semester GPA of 3.2 (four courses) in the application semester

    • once admitted into the WIL stream, students are required to take at least four courses in their subsequent academic semesters and maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0

Semester 2, 3, 4 (Fall, Winter, Summer)

Tracy Rogers

tracy.rogers@senecacollege.ca

Cosmetic Science

CSPC

    • students accepted to the full-time program are automatically in the WIL stream and may opt out if they choose

    • in order to remain eligible for the WIL stream, students are required to enrol in WTP100, along with all other first semester courses

    • students must also maintain a 3.0 GPA and a full course load throughout the program

N/A

Zahra Hirji

zahra.hirji@senecacollege.ca

Cybersecurity & Threat Management

CYT

    • successful completion of all first semester required courses

    • minimum semester GPA of 3.5*

    • must be in good academic standing

*Note: These are the minimum requirements only to apply and does not automatically confirm acceptance. This program is over-subscribed with limited spots available. GPA will be much higher.

Semester 1 (Fall, Winter)

Samantha Fracassa

samantha.fracassa@senecacollege.ca

Database Application Developer

DAD

    • successful completion of all first semester required courses

    • minimum semester GPA of 3.5*; with limited work term opportunities, additional academic requirements and a higher minimum GPA may be required

*Note: These are the minimum requirements only to apply and does not automatically confirm acceptance.

Semester 1 (Fall, Winter)

Tracy Rogers

tracy.rogers@senecacollege.ca

Electromechanical Engineering Technology – Automation

EMA

    • GPA of 3.0 term and cumulative

    • successful completion of all required semester 1 and semester 2 courses including COM101/COM111

Semester 2, 3, 4 (Fall, Winter, Summer)

Ramona Garrett

ramona.garrett@senecacollege.ca

Electronics Engineering Technician

EEN

    • GPA of 3.0 term and cumulative

    • successful completion of all required semester 1 and semester 2 courses including COM101/COM111

Semester 2 (Fall, Winter, Summer)

Ramona Garrett

ramona.garrett@senecacollege.ca

Electronics Engineering Technology

EET

    • GPA of 3.0 term and cumulative

    • successful completion of all required semester 1 and semester 2 courses including COM101/COM111

Semester 2, 3, 4 (Fall, Winter, Summer)

Ramona Garrett

ramona.garrett@senecacollege.ca

Environmental Landscape Management

EVL

    • minimum GPA of 2.5

    • all semester 1 courses complete including COM101

    • maintain minimum GPA of 2.5

Semester 1 (Fall)

Krista Lonergan

krista.lonergan@senecacollege.ca

Environmental Technician

ETM

    • GPA of 3.0

    • successful completion of all semester 1 courses

Semester 1 (Fall)

Ramona Garrett

ramona.garrett@senecacollege.ca

Environmental Technology

EMT

    • GPA of 3.0

    • successful completion of all semester 1 courses

Semester 1 (Fall)

Ramona Garrett

ramona.garrett@senecacollege.ca

Esports Marketing Management

EMK

    • must maintain GPA of 3.0

Semester 1 (Fall, Winter)

Charmaine Johnson

charmaine.johnson@senecacollege.ca

Event Marketing – Sports, Entertainment, Arts

EVM

    • must maintain GPA of 3.0

Semester 1 (Fall, Winter)

Charmaine Johnson

charmaine.johnson@senecacollege.ca

Fire Protection Engineering Technology

FPT

    • GPA of 3.0 (Fall: 3.0 and semesters 1 to 3: cumulative 3.0)

    • successful completion of all first semester courses, including COM101/COM111

Semester 3 (Fall)

Ramona Garrett

ramona.garrett@senecacollege.ca

Global Hospitality Business Development

GBD

    • enrolled as a full-time student

    • GPA of 2.0 of higher

Semester 1* (Fall, Winter, Summer)

*Note: If taking multiple graduate certificates, semester 1 of first graduate certificate

Leanna Monardo

leanna.monardo@senecacollege.ca

Global Hospitality Operations Management

GOM

    • enrolled as a full-time student

    • GPA of 2.0 of higher

Semester 1* (Fall, Winter, Summer)

*Note: If taking multiple graduate certificates, semester 1 of first graduate certificate

Leanna Monardo

leanna.monardo@senecacollege.ca

Global Hospitality Services Leadership

GSL

    • enrolled as a full-time student

    • GPA of 2.0 of higher

Semester 1* (Fall, Winter, Summer)

*Note: If taking multiple graduate certificates, semester 1 of first graduate certificate

Leanna Monardo

leanna.monardo@senecacollege.ca

Government Relations

GRM

    • must maintain GPA of 3.5

    • must have an "A" in GRM700 and 701

    • successful completion of first semester courses

Semester 1 (Winter, Summer)

Charmaine Johnson

charmaine.johnson@senecacollege.ca

Human Resources Management

HRM

    • GPA of 3.0 or higher

    • all program curriculum courses (6) in semester 1 with no DNAs, DNCs or fails

    • only two transfer credits are allowed per semester

Semester 1 (Fall, Winter, Summer)

Drew Atamanuk

drew.atamanuk@senecacollege.ca

International Transportation & Customs

TCS

    • GPA of 3.0 or higher

    • all semester 1 and 2 courses completed with no fails

    • must have been a full-time student throughout the entire TCS program

Semester 2 (Fall, Winter, Summer)

Drew Atamanuk

drew.atamanuk@senecacollege.ca

Marketing Management

MKM

    • must maintain GPA of 3.0

Semester 1 (Fall, Winter)

Charmaine Johnson

charmaine.johnson@senecacollege.ca

Mechanical Engineering Technology – Building Sciences

MBT

    • GPA of 3.0 cumulative and overall

    • completion of all semester 1 courses by the end of semester 1, including COM101/COM111

Semester 1 (Fall, Winter)

Ramona Garrett

ramona.garrett@senecacollege.ca

Mechanical Technician – CNC Programing

MTCP

    • GPA of 3.0 cumulative and overall

    • completion of all semester 1 courses by the end of semester 1, including COM101/COM111

Semester 1 (Fall, Winter)

Ramona Garrett

ramona.garrett@senecacollege.ca

Non-Profit & Social Sector Management

NPM

    • successful completion of all first semester required courses

    • minimum semester GPA of 3.0

    • must be in good academic standing

Semester 1 (Fall)

Alison Badali

alison.badali@senecacollege.ca

Pharmaceutical Regulatory Affairs & Quality Operations

RAQC

    • students accepted to the full-time program are automatically in the WIL stream and may opt out if they choose

    • in order to remain eligible for the WIL stream, students are required to enroll in WTP100, along with all other first semester courses

    • students must also maintain a 3.0 GPA and a full course load throughout the program

N/A

Zahra Hirji

zahra.hirji@senecacollege.ca

Project Management – Information Technology

PMC

    • successful completion of all first semester required courses

    • minimum semester GPA of 3.8

    • must be in good academic standing

 

Semester 1 (Fall, Winter)

Tracy Rogers

tracy.rogers@senecacollege.ca

Public Administration

PAD

    • must maintain GPA of 3.5

    • must have a "B" in all courses

    • students may be required to participate in a preliminary interview with faculty

Semester 1 (Fall)

Charmaine Johnson

charmaine.johnson@senecacollege.ca

Public Relations – Corporate Communications

PRC

    • must maintain GPA of 3.0

Semester 1 (Fall, Winter)

Charmaine Johnson

charmaine.johnson@senecacollege.ca

Sustainable Business Management

SMB

    • successful completion of all first semester required courses

    • minimum semester GPA of 3.0

    • must be in good academic standing

Semester 1 (Fall)

Alison Badali

alison.badali@senecacollege.ca

Technical Communication

TEC

    • must maintain GPA of 3.0

    • successful completion of first semester courses

Semester 1 (Summer)

Charmaine Johnson

charmaine.johnson@senecacollege.ca

Tourism – Services Management – Global Tourism Business Specialization

GTB

    • enrolled as a full-time student

    • GPA of 2.5 or higher

    • completion of all first semester curriculum courses

    • successful completion of COM101 or COM111 in semester 1

Semester 1 (Fall, Winter, Summer)

Leanna Monardo

leanna.monardo@senecacollege.ca

Tourism – Services Management – Travel Services Specialization

TIS

    • enrolled as a full-time student

    • GPA of 2.5 or higher

    • completion of all first semester curriculum courses

    • successful completion of COM101 or COM111 in semester 1

Semester 1 (Fall, Winter, Summer)

Leanna Monardo

leanna.monardo@senecacollege.ca