Ontario Secondary School Certificate (OSSC)


Ontario Secondary School Certificate will be granted, on request, to students who are leaving school upon reaching the age of 18 without earning the Ontario Secondary School Diploma. (OS, section 6.3) A student must have earned:

  • 2 English

  • 1 Canadian Geography or Canadian History

  • 1 Mathematics

  • 1 Science

  • 1 Health and Physical Education

  • 1 Arts, Computer Studies or Technological Education

  • 7 optional credits selected by the student from available courses