Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) Canada 2000

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Chapter I - Academic and Occupation-specific Programs

This chapter comprises academic and occupation-specific instructional programs offered for academic credit at one or more postsecondary educational levels. These programs usually result in recognized completion points and awards such as degrees, diplomas, certificates or other formal awards.

01. Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences

03. Natural Resources and Conservation

04. Architecture and Related Services

05. Area, Ethnic, Cultural and Gender Studies

09. Communication, Journalism and Related Programs

10. Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services

11. Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services

12. Personal and Culinary Services

13. Education

14. Engineering

15. Engineering Technologies/Technicians

16. Aboriginal and Foreign Languages, Literatures and Linguistics

19. Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences

22. Legal Professions and Studies

23. English Language and Literature/Letters

24. Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities

25. Library Science

26. Biological and Biomedical Sciences

27. Mathematics and Statistics

29. Military Technologies

30. Multidisciplinary/Interdisciplinary Studies

31. Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies

38. Philosophy and Religious Studies

39. Theology and Religious Vocations

40. Physical Sciences

41. Science Technologies/Technicians

42. Psychology

43. Security and Protective Services

44. Public Administration and Social Service Professions

45. Social Sciences

46. Construction Trades

47. Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians

48. Precision Production

49. Transportation and Materials Moving

50. Visual and Performing Arts

51. Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences

52. Business, Management, Marketing and Related Support Services

54. History

55. French Language and Literature/Letters

Chapter II - Dental, Medical and Veterinary Residency Programs

This chapter comprises residency programs in various dental, medical and veterinary specializations, offered in teaching hospitals and similar locations, that may lead to advanced professional certification.

60. Dental, Medical and Veterinary Residency Programs

Chapter III - Technology Education/Industrial Arts Programs

This chapter comprises technology education and industrial arts programs that are taught at high schools and other non-postsecondary levels.

21. Technology Education/Industrial Arts Programs

Chapter IV - Reserve Entry Scheme for Officers in the Armed Forces

This chapter comprises reserve officer training programs that are offered for limited regular credit and that lead to professionally recognized completions, but that do not lead to academic awards or completions.

28. Reserve Entry Scheme for Officers in the Armed Forces

Chapter V - Personal Improvement and Leisure Programs

This chapter comprises personal improvement and leisure-time programs that are not typically offered for academic credit, but that may receive some form of recognition and may lead to a completion award.

32. Basic Skills

33. Citizenship Activities

34. Health-related Knowledge and Skills

35. Interpersonal and Social Skills

36. Leisure and Recreational Activities

37. Personal Awareness and Self-improvement

Chapter VI - High School/Secondary Diploma and Certificate Programs

This chapter comprises instructional programs that lead to general diplomas and certificates awarded at the secondary education level only.

53. High School/Secondary Diploma and Certificate Programs