University of Alberta After Degree Program Fall 2021

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Hi everyone! I haven't found a forum for fall 2021 entry of the after degree program at UofA yet so I though I'd start one! I am a current UofA student and have applied at numerous other schools! 

FutureRN-HM

27 Posts

Hello!

I just received conditional acceptance to UofA for the after degree program for Fall 2021! Just have to finish up Physiology. 

Anyone else hear back!? it'd be nice to connect with some people during the process!

furtureRNash03

81 Posts

congratulations!!

sadly I haven't heard anything! do you mind if I ask what was your GPA? and when did you hear?

guest123123

29 Posts

Congrats on your conditional acceptance! When did you take your CASPer? 

Hello, 

Congrats on your acceptance. How soon does it take to hear from them. I just finished A&P.

FutureRN-HM

27 Posts

Thank you everyone! I'm a little nervous because it's conditional on meeting the competitive GPA for this year. I'm really bummed they're not counting Winter 2020 in the admission GPA because I did really well that semester. Does anyone know if courses from Winter 2021 will count toward it?

I'm not 100% sure what my AGPA is but I think its around a 3.4 or 3.5.

I took CASPer on January 12th, launchpad updated saying they received the score on February 2nd, and I received the conditional offer on the 11th!

Hi, I do belive as long as you have received a conditional offer, there is hope. Could you please share your Casper experience? I plan taking mine next month not sure what to expect. I type really slow I hear typing speed is important,  could thus be true.

Hello everyone,

Please has anyone taking the Bio 325 course from Athabasca? I am not sure on how to get approval for the course. Your guidance would be highly appreciated. Thanks 

furtureRNash03

81 Posts

8 hours ago, FutureRN-HM said:

Thank you everyone! I'm a little nervous because it's conditional on meeting the competitive GPA for this year. I'm really bummed they're not counting Winter 2020 in the admission GPA because I did really well that semester. Does anyone know if courses from Winter 2021 will count toward it?

I'm not 100% sure what my AGPA is but I think its around a 3.4 or 3.5.

I took CASPer on January 12th, launchpad updated saying they received the score on February 2nd, and I received the conditional offer on the 11th!

I think that conditional means that you need to maintain a minimum GPA of (probably) a 3.0, as that's what you need at least to get into the after degree. I know for when I applied to UofA for my undergrad that I had a conditional offer as long as I maintain 70% average, and I did, so I got in.

I think my aGPA should be around 3.7-3.8! 

As well, do you mind me asking what your launchpad says? Mine used to say "your application is currently under review" but now thats gone, and it says that "if admitted, your final, official transcripts must be submitted". And then in my checklist it says that its awaiting the final transcripts? But wouldn't you only get awaiting them if I got in? Im so confused haha

furtureRNash03

81 Posts

7 hours ago, Benny4nursing247 said:

Hi, I do belive as long as you have received a conditional offer, there is hope. Could you please share your Casper experience? I plan taking mine next month not sure what to expect. I type really slow I hear typing speed is important,  could thus be true.

hey! took my casper in November! I am a horrible typer haha. I'm so slow and I make so many spelling mistakes, but they don't take spelling mistakes into account. I started preparing for it about 3 weeks in advance, by finding all the tips I can, and doing so many practice examples. I started off not timing myself, and then I started to time once I got the rhythm of knowing what I wanted to say each time. I also did buy one package from somewhere so I could have a practice test from them, as well as do the casper practice test they give you. 

furtureRNash03

81 Posts

On 2/17/2021 at 10:00 AM, FutureRN-HM said:

 

Hey everyone! I got conditional acceptance last night! I started my application the day it opened and took my casper in November ?