NSCC Articulation

Dalhousie's Faculty of Computer Science and the Nova Scotia Community College (NSCC) have formed an articulation agreement to provide continued learning opportunities for graduates of the NSCC Information Technology Diploma programs.

Students who have completed the NSCC Information Technology (IT) Diploma programs with a minimum average of 75% and a minimum passing grade in NSCC courses may apply for admission with advanced standing to the third year of study of the Bachelor of Applied Computer Science (BACS) at Dalhousie University.

NSCC IT Diploma graduates will receive between 48 and 60 credit hours toward the 120 credit hour Applied Computer Science degree, depending on program/concentration and elective choices.

Transfer course checklist by program

NSCC Programs

View the full list of program/concentration and elective options.  


BACS Articulation Scholarship

This first year entrance scholarship is available for articulation students with a passion for leadership through technology, project organization, teamwork and software development.


Contact us

Contact one of our advisors at cs.admissions@dal.ca to visit our building and campus, or chat about your options.