According to the Ministry of Education
The holder of the secondary studies diploma who satisfies, where applicable, the special conditions of admission established by the Minister is eligible for a program of studies leading to a diploma of collegial studies.
- Secondary 5 language of instruction
- Secondary 5 second language
- Secondary 4 mathematics
- Secondary 4 science and technology or applied science and technology
- Secondary 4 history and citizenship education
These conditions refer to college programs without additional requirements. Refer to Admission requirements for study programs leading to a college diploma from the Ministry of Education for programs with additional admission requirements (such as mathematics and science). (in French). It is important to note that some limited (contingenté) programs carry out an additional selection including auditions, tests or interviews.
Note that the Minister may require upgrade or mise a niveau activities when the holder of the secondary school diploma has not accumulated the number of credits allocated by the Basic school regulation for preschool, elementary and secondary education or by the Basic adult general education regulation.