Starts in January, May, September
As a leader in academic pathways, we offer a range of options that will allow you to take your credential further in another Seneca program or a program at a partner institution.
To learn more about your eligibility, visit the Academic Pathways web page.
The chart below shows the number of semesters remaining to complete the degree and your start term options based on the diploma program you completed.
To learn about your eligibility visit the admission requirements page.
|Program||January start||May start||September start|
|Fitness & Health Promotion||6 semesters||5 semesters||6 semesters|
|Recreation & Leisure Services||6 semesters||5 semesters||6 semesters|
|Social Service Worker – Gerontology||6 semesters||5 semesters||6 semesters|
|Physical Fitness Management (Cambrian)||5 semesters||5 semesters||No entry|
|Recreation Therapy||5 semesters||5 semesters||6 semesters|
Students are also required to complete a work term.
May start: Students who choose to start in the May start will incur an extra course fee in one to two semesters in order to complete the degree in the specified time (this does not apply to graduates of Cambrian’s Physical Fitness Management diploma who start in May).
Recreation Therapy graduates: Due to course availability, graduates will complete the DTR degree in six semesters plus a work term if they choose to start in September.
Fitness & Health Promotion, Recreation & Leisure Services and Social Service Worker – Gerontology graduates: Due to course availability, graduates of these diploma programs will have a longer path to completion if they enter the DTR degree in the January or September term.