(Ontario Secondary School Diploma)
TAIE’s OSSD program is designed for students who wish to obtain a high school diploma in Canada. To graduate and earn an Ontario Secondary School Diploma, there are three requirements that each student must meet:
Successfully complete all 30 of the credit requirements. (which include 18 compulsory courses and 12 optional courses).
Successfully pass the Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test or complete OLC4O
Complete 40 hours of community service.
(University Preparation Courses)
TAIE’s unique UPC program is designed for students who have already finished high school (or graduates from the International Baccalaureate Diploma Program (IB) or O-level etc) and received a high school diploma but wish to improve their grades and/or be accepted into a better university or college.
TAIE’s UPC Elite program is designed for exceptional students who are determined to be accepted into one of Canada's top six universities. This is a special program for like-minded students and has one intake a year, with additional requirements.
TAIE’s IELTS preparation course focuses on the language skills and exam techniques required to ensure our students have the optimal skill set needed in order to achieve the required IELTS score for their university of choice. This course runs each semester and is optional.
(English as a Second Language)
Our ESL courses are designed to build on students' previous education and English language knowledge. We measure their knowledge through a standardized English entrance test. Students will speak only through English when studying at TAIE. Our ESL program is approved by the Ontario Ministry of Education and provides the student with essential English language skills for everyday and essential academic purposes.