College Degrees

As of 2015, members* of Polytechnics Canada offered 122 standalone bachelor's degrees. 

Today, employers increasingly seek job-ready graduates who have acquired practical experience. Our graduates are well prepared for such a marketplace. A  polytechnic bachelor's degree provides the unique advantage of practical, hands-on work experience coupled with a specialized, theoretical—but grounded—education.

Options and specialties are included in this count as standalone degrees, as well as applied degrees. 

*Note this data excludes Kwantlen Polytechnic University, who joined the Association in late 2016 

Degrees offered by Polytechnics Canada colleges and institutes:

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Algonquin College

Degree granting status received in 2002

4 standalone Bachelor’s degrees

  • Bachelor of Applied Arts – Interior Design
  • Bachelor of Applied Business – e-Business Supply Chain Management
  • Bachelor of Hospitality and Tourism Management (Co-op)
  • Bachelor of Applied Technology – Building Science

British Columbia Institute of Technology

Degree granting status received in 1995

25 standalone Bachelor’s degrees

  • Bachelor of Business Administration
  • Bachelor of Architectural Science
  • Bachelor of Engineering – Civil Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering – Electrical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering – Mechanical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering – Environmental Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering – Mining and Mineral Resource Technology
  • Bachelor of Interior Design
  • Bachelor of Science –  Food Technology and Operations Management
  • Bachelor of Science – Radiation Therapy
  • Bachelor of Science – Nursing
  • Bachelor of Science – Specialty Nursing
  • Bachelor of Science - Magnetic Resonance Imaging Option
  • Bachelor of Technology – Accounting
  • Bachelor of Technology – Computer Systems
    • Computer Systems: Game Development 
    • Computer Systems: Network Security Admin 
  • Bachelor of Technology – Construction Management
  • Bachelor of Technology – Ecological Restoration
  • Bachelor of Technology – Electronics
  • Bachelor of Technology – Environmental Engineering Technology
  • Bachelor of Technology – Environmental Health
  • Bachelor of Technology – Forensic Investigation
    • Forensic Investigation: Computer Crime
    • Forensic Investigation: Crime and Intelligence
    • Forensic Investigation: Economic and Computer Crime
    • Forensic Investigation: Economic Crime
    • Forensic Investigation: Forensic Sciences
  • Bachelor of Technology – Geographic Information Systems
  • Bachelor of Technology – Geomatics
  • Bachelor of Technology – Manufacturing
  • Bachelor of Technology – Technology Management

1 joint bachelor’s degree with UBC

  • Honours in Biotechnology

Conestoga College

Degree granting status received in 2002

13 standalone Bachelor’s degrees

  • Bachelor of Applied Health Information Science (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Applied Technology (Honours) Architecture – Project and Facility Management
  • Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours) – Accounting, Audit and Information Technology
  • Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours) – International Business Management
  • Bachelor of Community and Criminal Justice (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Environmental Public Health (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Engineering-- Electronic Systems Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering– Mechanical Systems Engineering
  • Bachelor of Design (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Interior Design (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Public Relations (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Early Learning Program Development (Honours)

2 joint degrees

  • Bachelor of Science – Nursing
  • Diploma Registered Practical Nurse to BScN

George Brown College

Degree granting status received in 2000

4 standalone Bachelor’s degrees

  • Bachelor of Applied Business Degree – Financial Services
  • Bachelor of Applied Business Degree – Hospitality Operations Management
  • Bachelor of Applied Arts – Early Childhood Leadership
  • Bachelor of Applied Technology Degree – Construction Science and Management

2 joint bachelor’s degrees

  • Early Childhood Education 
  • Bachelor of Science –Nursing

Humber College

Degree granting status received in 2002

21 standalone Bachelor’s degrees

  • Bachelor of Applied Arts – Creative Advertising
  • Bachelor of Applied Arts – Criminal Justice
  • Bachelor of Applied Arts – Film and Media Production
  • Bachelor of Applied Arts – Paralegal Studies
  • Bachelor of Child and Youth Care
  • Bachelor of Commerce – e-Business Marketing
  • Bachelor of Commerce – Accounting
  • Bachelor of Commerce – Fashion Management
  • Bachelor of Commerce – Finance
  • Bachelor of Commerce – Hospitality and Tourism Management
  • Bachelor of Commerce – Human Resources Management
  • Bachelor of Commerce – International Business
  • Bachelor of Commerce – Management Studies
  • Bachelor of Commerce – Marketing
  • Bachelor of Commerce – Supply Chain Management
  • Bachelor of Industrial Design
  • Bachelor of Interior Design
  • Bachelor of International Development
  • Bachelor of Journalism
  • Bachelor of Music
  • Bachelor of Public Relations

8 joint Bachelor’s degrees

  • Bachelor of Nursing
  • Bachelor of Business Administration
  • Bachelor of Applied Arts – Media Studies
  • Bachelor of Applied Science – Early Childhood
  • Bachelor of Applied Science – Family and Community Social Services
  • Bachelor of Applied Science – Justice Studies
  • Bachelor of Applied Science – Kinesiology
  • Bachelor of Applied Science – Psychology

Northern Alberta Institute of Technology

Degree granting status received in 1996

6 standalone Bachelor’s degrees

  • Bachelor of Applied Business Administration – Accounting
  • Bachelor of Applied Business Administration – Finance
  • Bachelor of Applied Information Systems Technology
  • Bachelor of Business Administration
  • Bachelor of Technology in Construction Management
  • Bachelor of Technology in Technology Management

Red River College

2 standalone Bachelor’s degrees

  • Bachelor of Construction Management
  • Bachelor of Nursing
    • ACCESS Nursing

1 joint degree

  • Joint Bachelor’s in Nursing

SAIT

Degree granting status received in 1995

 6 standalone Bachelor’s degrees

  • Bachelor of Business Administration (Accounting)
  • Bachelor of Science Construction Project Management
  • Bachelor of Applied Business Administration
  • Bachelor of Applied Technology Geographic Information Systems
  • Bachelor of Applied Technology Information Systems
  • Bachelor of Applied Technology Petroleum Engineering

Saskatchewan Polytechnic

Degree granting status received in 2014

 1 standalone Bachelor’s degree

  • Bachelor of Psychiatric Nursing

2 joint degrees

  • Nursing Education Program of Saskatchewan
  • Saskatchewan Collaborative Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Seneca College

Degree granting status received in 2002

13 standalone Bachelor’s degrees

  • Bachelor of Applied Technology – Control Systems Technology (Co-op)
  • Bachelor of Applied Technology –Environmental Site Remediation (Co-op)
  • Bachelor of Aviation Technology – (Co-op)
  • Bachelor of Child Development – (Co-op)
  • Bachelor of Commerce – Business Management Degree – (Co-op)
  • Bachelor of Commerce – Financial Services Management Degree – (Co-op)
  • Bachelor of Commerce – Human Resources Strategy and Technology Degree – (Co-op)
  • Bachelor of Commerce – International Accounting and Finance Degree
  • Bachelor of Commerce – International Business Management Degree – (Co-op)
  • Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies – (Co-op)
  • Bachelor of Technology – Informatics and Security – (Co-op)
  • Bachelor of Technology – Software Development Degree – (Co-op)
  • Bachelor of Therapeutic Recreation – Therapeutic Recreation Degree – (Co-op)

1 joint degree

  •  Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Sheridan College

Degree granting status received in 2001

21 standalone Bachelor’s degrees

  • Bachelor of Applied Arts  – Animation
  • Bachelor of Applied Arts  – Early Childhood Leadership
  • Bachelor of Applied Arts  – Interior Design
  • Bachelor of Applied Arts  – Music Theatre Performance
  • Bachelor of Applied Arts  – Photography
  • Bachelor of Applied Business  – Global Business Management

Bachelor of Applied Computer Science – Mobile Computing

  • Bachelor of Applied Health Sciences – Athletic Therapy
  • Bachelor of Applied Health Sciences  – Exercise Science and Health Promotion
  • Bachelor of Applied Information Sciences ­ – Information Systems Security
  • Bachelor of Business Administration – Accounting
  • Bachelor of Business Administration – Finance
  • Bachelor of Business Administration – Supply Chain Management
  • Bachelor of Business Administration – Human Resources Management
  • Bachelor of Business Administration – Marketing Management
  • Bachelor of Computing and Network Communications (Honours) - Telecommunications Technology
  • Bachelor of Craft & Design
  • Bachelor of Film & Television
  • Bachelor of Game Design
  • Bachelor of Interaction Design

 4 joint degrees

  • Bachelor of Arts in Art and Art History
  • Bachelor of Arts Theatre and Drama Studies
  • Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science - Communication, Culture and Information Technology
  • Bachelor of Design (Honours)