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College of Extended Learning

Helping you get started. One step at a time.

Adult learners face the challenges of balancing family and work commitments while pursuing academic studies. UNB’s College of Extended Learning is equipped to help adult learners earn a degree, a certificate­­­ either through part-time or full-time studies, one course at a time. Our academic advisors can show you the most direct route to your learning goals, providing support services along the way.

UNB's University Prep Program will assist you in setting and reaching your admission goals while establishing strong study skills.

UNB recognizes the value of your work and life experience and previous education. We will help you apply for a Prior Learning Assessment, which could reduce the time it takes to complete your degree.

What we offer

  • Online courses
  • Bachelor of Integrated Studies
  • University Prep Program
  • Prior Learning Assessment Centre
  • Specialized programs

Featured courses & programs

July 20 – Aug. 17, 2019

Gain bioarchaeological field experience and earn 6 credit hours. Excavate the 18th-century burial ground at the Fortress of Louisbourg, National Historic Site of Canada and learn bioarchaeological field techniques involving human remains and mortuary artifacts.

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Applied Behaviour Analysis Certificate Program

Build your ABA knowledge & skills and prepare for a rewarding career working with individuals with complex needs. The UNB Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) Certificate Program will prepare you with applied knowledge and skills to meet a variety of client needs, including those with autism spectrum disorder.

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Bachelor of Integrated Studies - UNB's degree completion program for busy adults

Designed specifically for adult learners who have some post-secondary experience, course work can be completed at UNB Fredericton, UNB Saint John, online, and with prior approval you can take courses through other recognized Canadian universities and have your credit transferred to the BIS.

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