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8 Semesters (4 Years)
Credential Awarded
Honours Bachelor Degree

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this program will not be offered to new students in September 2020.

Admission Requirements

  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent, including six Grade 12 U or M  courses with a minimum overall average of 65%, or a mature applicant (21 years or older). 
  • Required courses with minimum final grade of 65% in each and minimum four-course average of 70%:
    • English: Grade 12 ENG4U
    • Calculus and Vectors: Grade 12 MCV4U
    • Advanced Functions: Grade 12 MHF4U
    • Physics: Grade 12 SPH4U

Mature applicants should disclose all previous postsecondary transcripts which may be used for admission decisions.

English Proficiency for Bachelor of Aviation

If you have not completed three full years of study in a country and school where English is the primary language, you must demonstrate proficiency through international English test scores (IELTS, TOEFL, PTE etc.) or through a Seneca-administered proficiency test.

Additional Information

  • Admission to this program is highly competitive. Applicants are ranked based on academic strength in the four required courses. Only the top ranked applicants will be offered a seat in the program.
  • After admission but before beginning the program you must:
    • Pass a medical exam administered by a designated Transport Canada Aviation Medical Examiner; meet Transport Canada's Physical and Mental Requirements Category 1.
    • Pass a drug and alcohol test.
    • Not have any criminal convictions that would preclude you from holding an airport security clearance. 
  • In order to fly to the United States during flight training, it is strongly recommended that you have a valid Canadian passport or a United States entrance visa.


  • Although not required for admission, Grade 11U Chemistry is recommended for your success in the program.
  • If you hold a Commercial Pilot Licence please contact the Program Chair regarding your eligibility for the program before you apply. (Visit Contact Us page).
  • It is common practice for the aviation industry to require police criminal checks and drug testing for employment.