|Study location||Canada, New Brunswick, Sackville|
|Type||Bachelor's Degree, University|
|Nominal duration||4 years|
|Tuition fee||CA$20,998 per year
The fees shown here are estimates only for and are subject to change. The above fee includes tuition (CA$19,040), health insurance and ancillary fees.
Please REVIEW the Section 4 of the Academic Calendar for detailed information regarding fees, deposits, fee payment dates and the refund policy.
|Registration fee||CA$350 one-time
The registration fee includes the non-refundable application fee (CA$50) and the refundable deposit fee (CA$300).
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High School / Secondary Education (or higher)
To be eligible for admission, you must possess a high school diploma including these required courses (or equivalents) with an overall minimum average of 65 percent:
Note: You may be considered for early admission based on your final grade 11 courses. A minimum admissions average of 80% is required for consideration. Visit to learn the country-specific academic requirements.
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
For direct admission, you must be from an English speaking country or, you must provide proof of English proficiency in one of the following ways:
Students with the equivalent of IELTS 6.0 may be invited to join the English Academic Bridging program (EAB). Students accepted to the EAB program will join Mount Allison as full-time students, enrolling in three academic courses while taking two English EAB classes per term.
Upon successful completion of the program (duration of one to two academic terms), students may transition to full, unconditional admission at Mount Allison. For more information, visit mta.ca/eab.
American studies is an interdisciplinary program. It helps students develop an understanding of America as a nation and as a civilization, its place in history, and its impact on Canada and the world.
The American studies program at Mount Allison focuses primarily on the history, geography, literature, and culture of the United States, while also exploring the nation’s government, politics, music, and art. The goal of the program is to give students a solid understanding of the country and its diverse population and culture as well as its place in history and its impact on the world.
This interdisciplinary program draws on courses in a number of different subject areas, including:
- American literature
- American history from the colonial period, to the Civil War, to the present
- Historical geography of North America
In upper years, students have the flexibility of choosing complementary courses from a wide variety of topics with an American studies component, such as:
- Canadian studies
- Environmental studies
- International relations
- Political science
- Religious studies
Popular career paths for American studies graduates include:
- public policy analyst
- foreign service officer
- public relations specialist
- immigration officer
- economic development officer
- international trade specialist
- international business analyst
- customs officer
- market research analyst