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What is residency?

Residency refers to the minimum number of Athabasca University credits (i.e., not transfer credits) that must be completed to fulfill a program’s requirements. In some cases, specific Athabasca University courses are prescribed as part of the overall residency requirement for a given program.

For example, ADMN 404 is a required course in the Bachelor of Commerce degree, and it must be completed at Athabasca University. No transfer credit is allowed for this course within the Bachelor of Commerce degree.

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