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Appendix N
Major Field of Study – Classification using Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes

New on February 14, 2008

Abbreviations

Academic and occupation-specific programs

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
28. Reserve entry scheme for officers in the Armed Forces
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 (Canada)

Dental, medical and veterinary residency programs

60. Dental, medical and veterinary residency programs

Appendix N1
Major Field of Study - Classification using Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes – Academic and occupation-specific programs –
01. Agriculture, agriculture operations and related sciences
CIP code
Chapter, series, subseries and instructional program classes
Level
01. – Agriculture, agriculture operations and related sciences
01.00 – Agriculture - General
Source: Statistics Canada – Catalogue no. 12-590-XIE.
01.0000 Agriculture - General CIP_ALL
01.01 – Agricultural business and management
01.0101 Agricultural business and management - General CIP_ALL
01.0102 Agribusiness/agricultural business operations CIP_ALL
01.0103 Agricultural economics CIP_COL_UNIV
01.0104 Farm/farm and ranch management CIP_ALL
01.0105 Agricultural/farm supplies retailing and wholesaling CIP_TR_COL
01.0106 Agricultural business technology CIP_TR_COL
01.0199 Agricultural business and management - Other CIP_ALL
01.02 – Agricultural mechanization
01.0201 Agricultural mechanization - General CIP_ALL
01.0204 Agricultural power machinery operation CIP_TR_COL
01.0205 Agricultural mechanics and equipment/machine technology CIP_TR_COL
01.0299 Agricultural mechanization - Other CIP_ALL
01.03 – Agricultural production operations
01.0301 Agricultural production operations - General CIP_TR_COL
01.0302 Animal/livestock husbandry and production CIP_TR_COL
01.0303 Aquaculture CIP_ALL
01.0304 Crop production CIP_ALL
01.0306 Dairy husbandry and production CIP_ALL
01.0307 Horse husbandry/equine science and management CIP_TR_COL
01.0399 Agricultural production operations - Other CIP_ALL
01.04 – Agricultural and food products processing
01.0401 Agricultural and food products processing CIP_TR_COL
01.05 – Agricultural and domestic animal services
01.0504 Dog/pet/animal grooming CIP_TR_COL
01.0505 Animal training CIP_TR_COL
01.0507 Equestrian/equine studies CIP_TR_COL
01.0508 Taxidermy/taxidermist CIP_TR_COL
01.0599 Agricultural and domestic animal services - Other CIP_ALL
01.06 – Applied horticulture/horticultural business services
01.0601 Applied horticulture/horticulture operations - General CIP_ALL
01.0603 Ornamental horticulture CIP_ALL
01.0604 Greenhouse operations and management CIP_ALL
01.0605 Landscaping and groundskeeping CIP_ALL
01.0606 Plant nursery operations and management CIP_TR_COL
01.0607 Turf and turfgrass management CIP_TR_COL
01.0608 Floriculture/floristry operations and management CIP_ALL
01.0699 Applied horticulture/horticultural business services - Other CIP_ALL
01.07 – International agriculture
01.0701 International agriculture CIP_COL_UNIV
01.08 – Agricultural public services
01.0801 Agricultural and extension education services CIP_COL_UNIV
01.0802 Agricultural communication/journalism CIP_COL_UNIV
01.0899 Agricultural public services - Other CIP_COL_UNIV
01.09 – Animal sciences
01.0901 Animal sciences - General CIP_COL_UNIV
01.0902 Agricultural animal breeding CIP_COL_UNIV
01.0903 Animal health CIP_COL_UNIV
01.0904 Animal nutrition CIP_COL_UNIV
01.0905 Dairy science CIP_COL_UNIV
01.0906 Livestock management CIP_ALL
01.0907 Poultry science CIP_COL_UNIV
01.0999 Animal sciences - Other CIP_ALL
01.10 – Food science and technology
01.1001 Food science CIP_COL_UNIV
01.1002 Food technology and processing CIP_ALL
01.1099 Food science and technology - Other CIP_ALL
01.11 – Plant sciences
01.1101 Plant sciences - General CIP_COL_UNIV
01.1102 Agronomy and crop science CIP_COL_UNIV
01.1103 Horticultural science CIP_COL_UNIV
01.1104 Agricultural and horticultural plant breeding CIP_COL_UNIV
01.1105 Plant protection and integrated pest management CIP_ALL
01.1106 Range science and management CIP_COL_UNIV
01.1199 Plant sciences - Other CIP_ALL
01.12 – Soil sciences
01.1201 Soil science and agronomy - General CIP_COL_UNIV
01.1202 Soil chemistry and physics CIP_COL_UNIV
01.1203 Soil microbiology CIP_COL_UNIV
01.1299 Soil sciences - Other CIP_ALL
01.99 – Agriculture, agriculture operations and related sciences - Other
01.9999 Agriculture, agriculture operations and related sciences - Other CIP_ALL
Appendix N2
Major Field of Study – Classification using Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes – Academic and occupation-specific programs –
03. Natural resources and conservation
CIP code Chapter, series, subseries and instructional program classes Level
03. – Natural resources and conservation
03.01 – Natural resources conservation and research
Source: Statistics Canada, Catalogue no. 12-590-XIE.
03.0101 Natural resources/conservation - General CIP_ALL
03.0103 Environmental studies CIP_COL_UNIV
03.0104 Environmental science CIP_COL_UNIV
03.0199 Natural resources conservation and research - Other CIP_ALL
03.02 – Natural resources management and policy
03.0201 Natural resources management and policy - General CIP_ALL
03.0204 Natural resource economics CIP_UNIV
03.0205 Water, wetlands and marine resources management CIP_ALL
03.0206 Land use planning and management/development CIP_ALL
03.0299 Natural resources management and policy - Other CIP_ALL
03.03 – Fishing and fisheries sciences and management
03.0301 Fishing and fisheries sciences and management CIP_ALL
03.05 – Forestry
03.0501 Forestry - General CIP_ALL
03.0502 Forest sciences and biology CIP_COL_UNIV
03.0506 Forest management/forest resources management CIP_ALL
03.0508 Urban forestry CIP_ALL
03.0509 Wood science and wood products/pulp and paper technology CIP_ALL
03.0510 Forest resources production and management CIP_COL_UNIV
03.0511 Forest technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
03.0599 Forestry - Other CIP_ALL
03.06 – Wildlife and wildlands science and management
03.0601 Wildlife and wildlands science and management CIP_ALL
03.99 – Natural resources and conservation - Other
03.9999 Natural resources and conservation - Other CIP_ALL
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Appendix N3
Major Field of Study – Classification using Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes – Academic and occupation–specific programs –
04. Architecture and related services
CIP code Chapter, series, subseries and instructional program classes Level
04. – Architecture and related services
04.02 – Architecture (BArch, BA/BSc, MArch, MA/MSc, PhD)
Source: Statistics Canada – Catalogue no. 12-590-XIE.
04.0201 Architecture (BArch, BA/BSc, MArch, MA/MSc, PhD) CIP_UNIV
04.03 – City/urban, community and regional planning
04.0301 City/urban, community and regional planning CIP_COL_UNIV
04.04 – Environmental design/architecture
04.0401 Environmental design/architecture CIP_COL_UNIV
04.05 – Interior architecture
04.0501 Interior architecture CIP_COL_UNIV
04.06 – Landscape architecture (BSc, BSLA, BLA, MSLA, MLA, PhD)
04.0601 Landscape architecture (BSc, BSLA, BLA, MSLA, MLA, PhD) CIP_UNIV
04.08 – Architectural history and criticism
04.0801 Architectural history and criticism CIP_UNIV
04.09 – Architectural technology/technician
04.0901 Architectural technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
04.99 – Architecture and related services - Other
04.9999 Architecture and related services - Other CIP_ALL
Appendix N4
Major Field of Study - Classification using Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes – Academic and occupation-specific programs –
05. Area, ethnic, cultural and gender studies
CIP code Chapter, series, subseries and instructional program classes Level
05. – Area, ethnic, cultural and gender studies
05.01 – Area studies
Source: Statistics Canada – Catalogue no. 12-590-XIE.
05.0101 African studies CIP_COL_UNIV
05.0102 American/United States studies/civilization CIP_COL_UNIV
05.0103 Asian studies/civilization CIP_COL_UNIV
05.0104 East Asian studies CIP_COL_UNIV
05.0105 Central/Middle and Eastern European studies CIP_COL_UNIV
05.0106 European studies/civilization CIP_COL_UNIV
05.0107 Latin American studies CIP_COL_UNIV
05.0108 Near and Middle Eastern studies CIP_COL_UNIV
05.0109 Pacific area/Pacific Rim studies CIP_COL_UNIV
05.0110 Russian studies CIP_COL_UNIV
05.0111 Scandinavian studies CIP_COL_UNIV
05.0112 South Asian studies CIP_COL_UNIV
05.0113 Southeast Asian studies CIP_COL_UNIV
05.0114 Western European studies CIP_COL_UNIV
05.0115 Canadian studies CIP_COL_UNIV
05.0116 Balkan studies CIP_COL_UNIV
05.0117 Baltic studies CIP_COL_UNIV
05.0118 Slavic studies CIP_COL_UNIV
05.0119 Caribbean studies CIP_COL_UNIV
05.0120 Ural-Altaic and Central Asian studies CIP_COL_UNIV
05.0121 Commonwealth studies CIP_COL_UNIV
05.0122 Regional studies - United States, Canada, foreign CIP_COL_UNIV
05.0123 Chinese studies CIP_COL_UNIV
05.0124 French studies CIP_COL_UNIV
05.0125 German studies CIP_COL_UNIV
05.0126 Italian studies CIP_COL_UNIV
05.0127 Japanese studies CIP_COL_UNIV
05.0128 Korean studies CIP_COL_UNIV
05.0129 Polish studies CIP_COL_UNIV
05.0130 Spanish and Iberian studies CIP_COL_UNIV
05.0131 Tibetan studies CIP_COL_UNIV
05.0132 Ukraine studies CIP_COL_UNIV
05.0199 Area studies - Other CIP_COL_UNIV
05.02 – Ethnic, cultural minority and gender studies
05.0201 African American/Black studies CIP_COL_UNIV
05.0202 Aboriginal studies CIP_COL_UNIV
05.0203 Hispanic American, Puerto Rican and Mexican American/Chicano studies CIP_COL_UNIV
05.0206 Asian American studies CIP_COL_UNIV
05.0207 Women's studies CIP_COL_UNIV
05.0208 Gay/lesbian studies CIP_COL_UNIV
05.0299 Ethnic, cultural minority and gender studies - Other CIP_COL_UNIV
05.99 – Area, ethnic, cultural and gender studies - Other
05.9999 Area, ethnic, cultural and gender studies - Other CIP_COL_UNIV
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Appendix N5
Major Field of Study - Classification using Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes Academic and occupation–specific programs –
09. Communication, journalism and related programs
CIP code Chapter, series, subseries and instructional program classes Level
09. – Communication, journalism and related programs
09.01 – Communication and media studies
Source: Statistics Canada – Catalogue no. 12-590-XIE.
09.0101 Communication studies/speech communication and rhetoric CIP_COL_UNIV
09.0102 Mass communication/media studies CIP_COL_UNIV
09.0199 Communication and media studies - Other CIP_COL_UNIV
09.04 – Journalism
09.0401 Journalism - General CIP_COL_UNIV
09.0402 Broadcast journalism CIP_COL_UNIV
09.0404 Photojournalism CIP_COL_UNIV
09.0499 Journalism - Other CIP_COL_UNIV
09.07 – Radio, television and digital communication
09.0701 Radio and television CIP_COL_UNIV
09.0702 Digital communication and media/multimedia CIP_COL_UNIV
09.0799 Radio, television and digital communication - Other CIP_COL_UNIV
09.09 – Public relations, advertising and applied communication
09.0901 Organizational communication - General CIP_COL_UNIV
09.0902 Public relations/image management CIP_COL_UNIV
09.0903 Advertising CIP_COL_UNIV
09.0904 Political communication CIP_COL_UNIV
09.0905 Health communication CIP_COL_UNIV
09.0999 Public relations, advertising and applied communication - Other CIP_COL_UNIV
09.10 – Publishing
09.1001 Publishing CIP_COL_UNIV
09.99 – Communication, journalism and related programs - Other
09.9999 Communication, journalism and related programs - Other CIP_COL_UNIV
Appendix N6
Major Field of Study - Classification using Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes – Academic and occupation-specific programs –
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services
CIP code Chapter, series, subseries and instructional program classes Level
10. – Communications technologies/technicians and support services
10.01 – Communications technology/technician
Source: Statistics Canada – Catalogue no. 12-590-XIE.
10.0105 Communications technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
10.02 – Audiovisual communications technologies/technicians
10.0201 Photographic and film/video technology/technician and assistant CIP_TR_COL
10.0202 Radio and television broadcasting technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
10.0203 Recording arts technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
10.0299 Audiovisual communications technologies/technicians - Other CIP_TR_COL
10.03 – Graphic communications
10.0301 Graphic communications - General CIP_ALL
10.0302 Printing management CIP_ALL
10.0303 Prepress/desktop publishing and digital imaging design CIP_TR_COL
10.0304 Animation, interactive technology, video graphics and special effects CIP_COL_UNIV
10.0305 Graphic and printing equipment operator - General production CIP_TR_COL
10.0306 Platemaker/imager CIP_TR_COL
10.0307 Printing press operator CIP_TR_COL
10.0308 Computer typography and composition equipment operator CIP_TR_COL
10.0399 Graphic communications - Other CIP_ALL
10.99 – Communications technologies/technicians and support services - Other
10.9999 Communications technologies/technicians and support services - Other CIP_ALL
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Appendix N7
Major Field of Study - Classification using Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes – Academic and occupation-specific programs –
11. Computer and information sciences and support services
CIP code Chapter, series, subseries and instructional program classes Level
11. – Computer and information sciences and support services
11.01 – Computer and information sciences and support services - General
Source: Statistics Canada – Catalogue no. 12-590-XIE.
11.0101 Computer and information sciences - General CIP_ALL
11.0102 Artificial intelligence and robotics CIP_COL_UNIV
11.0103 Information technology CIP_ALL
11.0199 Computer and information sciences and support services - General/other CIP_ALL
11.02 – Computer programming
11.0201 Computer programming/programmer - General CIP_TR_COL
11.0202 Computer programming - Specific applications CIP_TR_COL
11.0203 Computer programming - Vendor/product certification CIP_TR_COL
11.0299 Computer programming - Other CIP_TR_COL
11.03 – Data processing and data processing technology/technician
11.0301 Data processing and data processing technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
11.04 – Information science/studies
11.0401 Information science/studies CIP_COL_UNIV
11.05 – Computer systems analysis/analyst
11.0501 Computer systems analysis/analyst CIP_COL_UNIV
11.06 – Data entry/microcomputer applications
11.0601 Data entry/microcomputer applications - General CIP_TR_COL
11.0602 Word processing CIP_TR_COL
11.0699 Data entry/microcomputer applications - Other CIP_TR_COL
11.07 – Computer science
11.0701 Computer science CIP_COL_UNIV
11.08 – Computer software and media applications
11.0801 Web page, digital/multimedia and information resources design CIP_ALL
11.0802 Data modelling/warehousing and database administration CIP_COL_UNIV
11.0803 Computer graphics CIP_TR_COL
11.0899 Computer software and media applications - Other CIP_ALL
11.09 – Computer systems networking and telecommunications
11.0901 Computer systems networking and telecommunications CIP_ALL
11.10 – Computer/information technology administration and management
11.1001 System administration/administrator CIP_ALL
11.1002 System, networking and LAN/WAN management/manager CIP_ALL
11.1003 Computer and information systems security CIP_ALL
11.1004 Web/multimedia management and webmaster CIP_ALL
11.1099 Computer/information technology administration and management - Other CIP_ALL
11.99 – Computer and information sciences and support services - Other
11.9999 Computer and information sciences and support services - Other CIP_ALL
Appendix N8
Major Field of Study - Classification using Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes – Academic and occupation-specific programs –
12. Personal and culinary services
CIP code Chapter, series, subseries and instructional program classes Level
12. – Personal and culinary services
12.03 – Funeral service and mortuary science
Source: Statistics Canada – Catalogue no. 12-590-XIE.
12.0301 Funeral service and mortuary science - General CIP_TR_COL
12.0302 Funeral direction/service CIP_TR_COL
12.0303 Mortuary science and embalming/embalmer CIP_TR_COL
12.0399 Funeral service and mortuary science - Other CIP_TR_COL
12.04 – Cosmetology and related personal grooming services
12.0401 Cosmetology/cosmetologist - General CIP_TR_COL
12.0402 Barbering/barber CIP_TR_COL
12.0404 Electrolysis/electrology and electrolysis technician CIP_TR_COL
12.0406 Makeup artist/specialist CIP_TR_COL
12.0407 Hair styling/stylist and hair design CIP_TR_COL
12.0408 Facial treatment specialist/facialist CIP_TR_COL
12.0409 Aesthetician/esthetician and skin care specialist CIP_TR_COL
12.0410 Nail technician/specialist and manicurist CIP_TR_COL
12.0411 Permanent cosmetics/makeup and tattooing CIP_TR_COL
12.0412 Salon/beauty salon management/manager CIP_TR_COL
12.0413 Cosmetology, barber/styling and nail instructor CIP_TR_COL
12.0499 Cosmetology and related personal grooming services - Other CIP_TR_COL
12.05 – Culinary arts and related services
12.0500 Cooking and related culinary arts - General CIP_TR_COL
12.0501 Baking and pastry arts/baker/pastry chef CIP_TR_COL
12.0502 Bartending/bartender CIP_TR_COL
12.0503 Culinary arts/chef training CIP_TR_COL
12.0504 Restaurant, culinary and catering management/manager CIP_TR_COL
12.0505 Food preparation/professional cooking/kitchen assistant CIP_TR_COL
12.0506 Meat cutting/meat cutter CIP_TR_COL
12.0507 Food service, waiter/waitress and dining room management/manager CIP_TR_COL
12.0508 Institutional food workers CIP_TR_COL
12.0599 Culinary arts and related services - Other CIP_TR_COL
12.99 – Personal and culinary services - Other
12.9999 Personal and culinary services - Other CIP_TR_COL
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Appendix N9
Major Field of Study - Classification using Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes – Academic and occupation-specific programs –
13. Education
CIP code Chapter, series, subseries and instructional program classes Level
13. – Education
13.01 – Education - General
Source: Statistics Canada – Catalogue no. 12-590-XIE.
13.0101 Education - General CIP_COL_UNIV
13.02 – Bilingual, multilingual and multicultural education
13.0201 Bilingual and multilingual education CIP_COL_UNIV
13.0202 Multicultural education CIP_COL_UNIV
13.0203 Aboriginal education CIP_COL_UNIV
13.0299 Bilingual, multilingual and multicultural education - Other CIP_ALL
13.03 – Curriculum and instruction
13.0301 Curriculum and instruction CIP_ALL
13.04 – Educational administration and supervision
13.0401 Educational leadership and administration - General CIP_COL_UNIV
13.0402 Administration of special education CIP_COL_UNIV
13.0403 Adult and continuing education administration CIP_COL_UNIV
13.0404 Educational, instructional and curriculum supervision CIP_COL_UNIV
13.0406 Higher education/higher education administration CIP_COL_UNIV
13.0407 Community college and general and vocational college (CEGEP) administration CIP_COL_UNIV
13.0408 Elementary and middle school administration/principalship CIP_COL_UNIV
13.0409 Secondary school administration/principalship CIP_COL_UNIV
13.0410 Urban education and leadership CIP_COL_UNIV
13.0411 Superintendency and educational system administration CIP_COL_UNIV
13.0499 Educational administration and supervision - Other CIP_ALL
13.05 – Educational/instructional media design
13.0501 Educational/instructional media design CIP_COL_UNIV
13.06 – Educational assessment, evaluation and research
13.0601 Educational evaluation and research CIP_UNIV
13.0603 Educational statistics and research methods CIP_UNIV
13.0604 Educational assessment, testing and measurement CIP_UNIV
13.0699 Educational assessment, evaluation and research - Other CIP_ALL
13.07 – International and comparative education
13.0701 International and comparative education CIP_COL_UNIV
13.09 – Social and philosophical foundations of education
13.0901 Social and philosophical foundations of education CIP_COL_UNIV
13.10 – Special education and teaching
13.1001 Special education and teaching - General CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1003 Education/teaching of individuals with hearing impairments including deafness CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1004 Education/teaching of the gifted and talented CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1005 Education/teaching of individuals with emotional disturbances CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1006 Education/teaching of intellectually-impaired individuals CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1007 Education/teaching of individuals with multiple disabilities CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1008 Education/teaching of individuals with orthopedic and other physical health impairments CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1009 Education/teaching of individuals with vision impairments including blindness CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1011 Education/teaching of individuals with specific learning disabilities CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1012 Education/teaching of individuals with speech or language impairments CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1013 Education/teaching of individuals with autism CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1014 Education/teaching of individuals who are developmentally delayed CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1015 Education/teaching of individuals in early childhood special education programs CIP_ALL
13.1016 Education/teaching of individuals with traumatic brain injuries CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1099 Special education and teaching - Other CIP_ALL
13.11 – Student counselling and personnel services
13.1101 Counsellor education/school counselling and guidance services CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1102 College student counselling and personnel services CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1199 Student counselling and personnel services - Other CIP_ALL
13.12 – Teacher education and professional development, specific levels and methods
13.1201 Adult and continuing education and teaching CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1202 Elementary education and teaching CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1203 Junior high/intermediate/middle school education and teaching CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1205 Secondary education and teaching CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1206 Teacher education, multiple levels CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1207 Montessori teacher education CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1208 Waldorf/Steiner teacher education CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1209 Kindergarten/preschool education and teaching CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1210 Early childhood education and teaching CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1299 Teacher education and professional development, specific levels and methods - Other CIP_ALL
13.13 – Teacher education and professional development, specific subject areas
13.1301 Agricultural teacher education CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1302 Art teacher education CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1303 Business teacher education CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1304 Driver and safety teacher education CIP_TR_COL
13.1305 English/English language arts teacher education CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1306 Aboriginal and foreign language teacher education CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1307 Health teacher education CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1308 Family and consumer sciences/home economics teacher education CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1309 Technology teacher education/industrial arts teacher education CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1310 Sales and marketing operations/marketing and distribution teacher education CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1311 Mathematics teacher education CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1312 Music teacher education CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1314 Physical education teaching and coaching CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1315 Reading teacher education CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1316 Science teacher education/general science teacher education CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1317 Social science teacher education CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1318 Social studies teacher education CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1319 Technical teacher education CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1320 Trade and industrial teacher education CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1321 Computer teacher education CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1322 Biology teacher education CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1323 Chemistry teacher education CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1324 Drama and dance teacher education CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1325 French language/French language arts teacher education CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1326 German language teacher education CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1327 Health occupations teacher education CIP_ALL
13.1328 History teacher education CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1329 Physics teacher education CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1330 Spanish language teacher education CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1331 Speech teacher education CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1332 Geography teacher education CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1333 Latin teacher education CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1334 School librarian/school library media specialist CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1335 Psychology teacher education CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1399 Teacher education and professional development, specific subject areas - Other CIP_ALL
13.14 – Teaching English or French as a second or foreign language
13.1401 Teaching English as a second or foreign language/ESL language instructor CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1402 Teaching French as a second or foreign language CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1499 Teaching English or French as a second or foreign language - Other CIP_ALL
13.15 – Teaching assistants/aides
13.1501 Teaching assistants/aides - General CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1502 Adult literacy tutor/instructor CIP_COL_UNIV
13.1599 Teaching assistants/aides - Other CIP_ALL
13.99 – Education - Other
13.9999 Education - Other CIP_ALL
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Appendix N10
Major Field of Study - Classification using Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes – Academic and occupation-specific programs –
14. Engineering
CIP code Chapter, series, subseries and instructional program classes Level
14. – Engineering
14.01 – Engineering - General
Source: Statistics Canada – Catalogue no. 12-590-XIE.
14.0101 Engineering - General CIP_UNIV
14.02 – Aerospace, aeronautical and astronautical engineering
14.0201 Aerospace, aeronautical and astronautical engineering CIP_UNIV
14.03 – Agricultural/biological engineering and bioengineering
14.0301 Agricultural/biological engineering and bioengineering CIP_UNIV
14.04 – Architectural engineering
14.0401 Architectural engineering CIP_UNIV
14.05 – Biomedical/medical engineering
14.0501 Biomedical/medical engineering CIP_UNIV
14.06 – Ceramic sciences and engineering
14.0601 Ceramic sciences and engineering CIP_UNIV
14.07 – Chemical engineering
14.0701 Chemical engineering CIP_UNIV
14.08 – Civil engineering
14.0801 Civil engineering - General CIP_UNIV
14.0802 Geotechnical engineering CIP_UNIV
14.0803 Structural engineering CIP_UNIV
14.0804 Transportation and highway engineering CIP_UNIV
14.0805 Water resources engineering CIP_UNIV
14.0899 Civil engineering - Other CIP_UNIV
14.09 – Computer engineering
14.0901 Computer engineering - General CIP_UNIV
14.0902 Computer hardware engineering CIP_UNIV
14.0903 Computer software engineering CIP_UNIV
14.0999 Computer engineering - Other CIP_UNIV
14.10 – Electrical, electronics and communications engineering
14.1001 Electrical, electronics and communications engineering CIP_UNIV
14.11 – Engineering mechanics
14.1101 Engineering mechanics CIP_UNIV
14.12 – Engineering physics
14.1201 Engineering physics CIP_UNIV
14.13 – Engineering science
14.1301 Engineering science CIP_UNIV
14.14 – Environmental/environmental health engineering
14.1401 Environmental/environmental health engineering CIP_UNIV
14.18 – Materials engineering
14.1801 Materials engineering CIP_UNIV
14.19 – Mechanical engineering
14.1901 Mechanical engineering CIP_UNIV
14.20 – Metallurgical engineering
14.2001 Metallurgical engineering CIP_UNIV
14.21 – Mining and mineral engineering
14.2101 Mining and mineral engineering CIP_UNIV
14.22 – Naval architecture and marine engineering
14.2201 Naval architecture and marine engineering CIP_UNIV
14.23 – Nuclear engineering
14.2301 Nuclear engineering CIP_UNIV
14.24 – Ocean engineering
14.2401 Ocean engineering CIP_UNIV
14.25 – Petroleum engineering
14.2501 Petroleum engineering CIP_UNIV
14.27 – Systems engineering
14.2701 Systems engineering CIP_UNIV
14.28 – Textile sciences and engineering
14.2801 Textile sciences and engineering CIP_UNIV
14.31 – Materials science
14.3101 Materials science CIP_UNIV
14.32 – Polymer/plastics engineering
14.3201 Polymer/plastics engineering CIP_UNIV
14.33 – Construction engineering
14.3301 Construction engineering CIP_UNIV
14.34 – Forest engineering
14.3401 Forest engineering CIP_UNIV
14.35 – Industrial engineering
14.3501 Industrial engineering CIP_UNIV
14.36 – Manufacturing engineering
14.3601 Manufacturing engineering CIP_UNIV
14.37 – Operations research
14.3701 Operations research CIP_UNIV
14.38 – Surveying engineering
14.3801 Surveying engineering CIP_UNIV
14.39 – Geological/geophysical engineering
14.3901 Geological/geophysical engineering CIP_UNIV
14.99 – Engineering - Other
14.9999 Engineering - Other CIP_UNIV
Appendix N11
Major Field of Study - Classification using Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes – Academic and occupation-specific programs –
15. Engineering technologies/technicians
CIP code Chapter, series, subseries and instructional program classes Level
15. – Engineering technologies/technicians
15.00 – Engineering technology - General
Source: Statistics Canada – Catalogue no. 12-590-XIE.
15.0000 Engineering technology - General CIP_TR_COL
15.01 – Architectural engineering technology/technician
15.0101 Architectural engineering technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
15.02 – Civil engineering technology/technician
15.0201 Civil engineering technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
15.03 – Electrical and electronic engineering technologies/technicians
15.0303 Electrical, electronic and communications engineering technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
15.0304 Laser and optical technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
15.0305 Telecommunications technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
15.0399 Electrical and electronic engineering technologies/technicians - Other CIP_TR_COL
15.04 – Electromechanical and instrumentation and maintenance technologies/technicians
15.0401 Biomedical technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
15.0403 Electromechanical technology/electromechanical engineering technology CIP_TR_COL
15.0404 Instrumentation technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
15.0405 Robotics technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
15.0499 Electromechanical and instrumentation and maintenance technologies/technicians - Other CIP_TR_COL
15.05 – Environmental control technologies/technicians
15.0501 Heating, air conditioning and refrigeration technology/technician (ACH/ACR/ACHR/HRAC/HVAC/AC technology) CIP_TR_COL
15.0503 Energy management and systems technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
15.0505 Solar energy technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
15.0506 Water quality and wastewater treatment management and recycling technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
15.0507 Environmental engineering technology/environmental technology CIP_TR_COL
15.0508 Hazardous materials management and waste technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
15.0599 Environmental control technologies/technicians - Other CIP_TR_COL
15.06 – Industrial production technologies/technicians
15.0607 Plastics engineering technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
15.0611 Metallurgical technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
15.0612 Industrial technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
15.0613 Manufacturing technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
15.0699 Industrial production technologies/technicians - Other CIP_TR_COL
15.07 – Quality control and safety technologies/technicians
15.0701 Occupational safety and health technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
15.0702 Quality control technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
15.0703 Industrial safety technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
15.0704 Hazardous materials information systems technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
15.0799 Quality control and safety technologies/technicians - Other CIP_TR_COL
15.08 – Mechanical engineering-related technologies/technicians
15.0801 Aeronautical/aerospace engineering technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
15.0803 Automotive engineering technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
15.0805 Mechanical engineering/mechanical technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
15.0899 Mechanical engineering-related technologies/technicians - Other CIP_TR_COL
15.09 – Mining and petroleum technologies/technicians
15.0901 Mining technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
15.0903 Petroleum technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
15.0999 Mining and petroleum technologies/technicians - Other CIP_TR_COL
15.10 – Construction engineering technology/technician
15.1001 Construction engineering technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
15.11 – Engineering-related technologies
15.1102 Surveying technology/surveying CIP_TR_COL
15.1103 Hydraulics and fluid power technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
15.1199 Engineering-related technologies - Other CIP_TR_COL
15.12 – Computer engineering technologies/technicians
15.1201 Computer engineering technology/technician - General CIP_TR_COL
15.1202 Computer technology/computer systems technology CIP_TR_COL
15.1203 Computer hardware technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
15.1204 Computer software technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
15.1299 Computer engineering technologies/technicians - Other CIP_TR_COL
15.13 – Drafting/Design engineering technologies/technicians
15.1301 Drafting and design technology/technician - General CIP_TR_COL
15.1302 CAD/CADD drafting and/or design technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
15.1303 Architectural drafting and architectural CAD/CADD CIP_TR_COL
15.1304 Civil drafting and civil engineering CAD/CADD CIP_TR_COL
15.1305 Electrical/electronics drafting and electrical/electronics CAD/CADD CIP_TR_COL
15.1306 Mechanical drafting and mechanical drafting CAD/CADD CIP_TR_COL
15.1399 Drafting/design engineering technologies/technicians - Other CIP_TR_COL
15.14 – Nuclear engineering technology/technician
15.1401 Nuclear engineering technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
15.15 – Engineering/industrial management
15.1501 Engineering/industrial management CIP_TR_COL
15.99 – Engineering technologies/technicians - Other
15.9999 Engineering technologies/technicians - Other CIP_TR_COL
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Appendix N12
Major Field of Study - Classification using Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes – Academic and occupation-specific programs –
16. Aboriginal and foreign languages, literatures and linguistics
CIP code Chapter, series, subseries and instructional program classes Level
16. – Aboriginal and foreign languages, literatures and linguistics
16.01 – Linguistic, comparative and related language studies and services
Source: Statistics Canada – Catalogue no. 12-590-XIE.
16.0101 Aboriginal and foreign languages and literatures - General CIP_COL_UNIV
16.0102 Linguistics CIP_COL_UNIV
16.0103 Language interpretation and translation CIP_COL_UNIV
16.0104 Comparative literature CIP_COL_UNIV
16.0199 Linguistic, comparative and related language studies and services - Other CIP_COL_UNIV
16.02 – African languages, literatures and linguistics
16.0201 African languages, literatures and linguistics CIP_COL_UNIV
16.03 – East Asian languages, literatures and linguistics
16.0300 East Asian languages, literatures and linguistics - General CIP_COL_UNIV
16.0301 Chinese language and literature CIP_COL_UNIV
16.0302 Japanese language and literature CIP_COL_UNIV
16.0303 Korean language and literature CIP_COL_UNIV
16.0304 Tibetan language and literature CIP_COL_UNIV
16.0399 East Asian languages, literatures and linguistics - Other CIP_COL_UNIV
16.04 – Slavic, Baltic and Albanian languages, literatures and linguistics
16.0400 Slavic languages, literatures and linguistics - General CIP_COL_UNIV
16.0401 Baltic languages, literatures and linguistics CIP_COL_UNIV
16.0402 Russian language and literature CIP_COL_UNIV
16.0404 Albanian language and literature CIP_COL_UNIV
16.0405 Bulgarian language and literature CIP_COL_UNIV
16.0406 Czech language and literature CIP_COL_UNIV
16.0407 Polish language and literature CIP_COL_UNIV
16.0408 Serbian, Croatian and Serbo-Croatian languages and literatures CIP_COL_UNIV
16.0409 Slovak language and literature CIP_COL_UNIV
16.0410 Ukrainian language and literature CIP_COL_UNIV
16.0499 Slavic, Baltic and Albanian languages, literatures and linguistics - Other CIP_COL_UNIV
16.05 – Germanic languages, literatures and linguistics
16.0500 Germanic languages, literatures and linguistics - General CIP_COL_UNIV
16.0501 German language and literature CIP_COL_UNIV
16.0502 Scandinavian languages, literatures and linguistics CIP_COL_UNIV
16.0503 Danish language and literature CIP_COL_UNIV
16.0504 Dutch/Flemish language and literature CIP_COL_UNIV
16.0505 Norwegian language and literature CIP_COL_UNIV
16.0506 Swedish language and literature CIP_COL_UNIV
16.0599 Germanic languages, literatures and linguistics - Other CIP_COL_UNIV
16.06 – Modern Greek language and literature
16.0601 Modern Greek language and literature CIP_COL_UNIV
16.07 – South Asian languages, literatures and linguistics
16.0700 South Asian languages, literatures and linguistics - General CIP_COL_UNIV
16.0701 Hindi language and literature CIP_COL_UNIV
16.0702 Sanskrit and classical Indian languages, literatures and linguistics CIP_COL_UNIV
16.0704 Bengali language and literature CIP_COL_UNIV
16.0705 Punjabi language and literature CIP_COL_UNIV
16.0706 Tamil language and literature CIP_COL_UNIV
16.0707 Urdu language and literature CIP_COL_UNIV
16.0799 South Asian languages, literatures and linguistics - Other CIP_COL_UNIV
16.08 – Iranian/Persian languages, literatures and linguistics
16.0801 Iranian/Persian languages, literatures and linguistics CIP_COL_UNIV
16.09 – Romance languages, literatures and linguistics
16.0900 Romance languages, literatures and linguistics - General CIP_COL_UNIV
16.0902 Italian language and literature CIP_COL_UNIV
16.0904 Portuguese language and literature CIP_COL_UNIV
16.0905 Spanish language and literature CIP_COL_UNIV
16.0906 Romanian language and literature CIP_COL_UNIV
16.0907 Catalan language and literature CIP_COL_UNIV
16.0999 Romance languages, literatures and linguistics - Other CIP_COL_UNIV
16.10 – Aboriginal languages, literatures and linguistics
16.1001 Aboriginal languages, literatures and linguistics CIP_COL_UNIV
16.11 – Middle/Near Eastern and Semitic languages, literatures and linguistics
16.1100 Semitic languages, literatures and linguistics - General CIP_COL_UNIV
16.1101 Arabic language and literature CIP_COL_UNIV
16.1102 Hebrew language and literature CIP_COL_UNIV
16.1103 Ancient Near Eastern and biblical languages, literatures and linguistics CIP_COL_UNIV
16.1199 Middle/Near Eastern and Semitic languages, literatures and linguistics - Other CIP_COL_UNIV
16.12 – Classics and classical languages, literatures and linguistics
16.1200 Classics and classical languages, literatures and linguistics - General CIP_COL_UNIV
16.1202 Ancient/classical Greek language and literature CIP_COL_UNIV
16.1203 Latin language and literature CIP_COL_UNIV
16.1299 Classics and classical languages, literatures and linguistics - Other CIP_COL_UNIV
16.13 – Celtic languages, literatures and linguistics
16.1301 Celtic languages, literatures and linguistics CIP_COL_UNIV
16.14 – Southeast Asian and Australasian/Pacific languages, literatures and linguistics
16.1400 Southeast Asian languages, literatures and linguistics - General CIP_COL_UNIV
16.1401 Australian/Oceanic/Pacific languages, literatures and linguistics CIP_COL_UNIV
16.1402 Bahasa Indonesian/Bahasa Malay languages and literatures CIP_COL_UNIV
16.1403 Burmese language and literature CIP_COL_UNIV
16.1404 Philippine/Tagalog language and literature CIP_COL_UNIV
16.1405 Khmer/Cambodian language and literature CIP_COL_UNIV
16.1406 Lao/Laotian language and literature CIP_COL_UNIV
16.1407 Thai language and literature CIP_COL_UNIV
16.1408 Vietnamese language and literature CIP_COL_UNIV
16.1499 Southeast Asian and Australasian/Pacific languages, literatures and linguistics - Other CIP_COL_UNIV
16.15 – Turkic, Ural-Altaic, Caucasian and Central Asian languages, literatures and linguistics
16.1501 Turkish language and literature CIP_COL_UNIV
16.1502 Finnish and related languages, literatures and linguistics CIP_COL_UNIV
16.1503 Hungarian/Magyar language and literature CIP_COL_UNIV
16.1504 Mongolian language and literature CIP_COL_UNIV
16.1599 Turkic, Ural-Altaic, Caucasian and Central Asian languages, literatures and linguistics - Other CIP_COL_UNIV
16.16 – Sign language
16.1601 American Sign Language (ASL) CIP_ALL
16.1602 Linguistics of sign language CIP_ALL
16.1603 Sign language interpretation and translation CIP_ALL
16.1699 Sign language - Other CIP_ALL
16.17 – Second-language learning (Canada)
16.1701 English as a second language (Canada) CIP_ALL
16.1702 French as a second language (Canada) CIP_ALL
16.1799 Second-language learning (Canada) - Other CIP_ALL
16.99 – Aboriginal and foreign languages, literatures and linguistics - Other
16.9999 Aboriginal and foreign languages, literatures and linguistics - Other CIP_ALL
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Appendix N13
Major Field of Study - Classification using Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes – Academic and occupation-specific programs –
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences
CIP code Chapter, series, subseries and instructional program classes Level
19. – Family and consumer sciences/human sciences
19.00 – Work and family studies
Source: Statistics Canada – Catalogue no. 12-590-XIE.
19.0000 Work and family studies CIP_ALL
19.01 – Family and consumer sciences/human sciences - General
19.0101 Family and consumer sciences/human sciences - General CIP_ALL
19.02 – Family and consumer sciences/human sciences business services
19.0201 Business, family and consumer sciences/human sciences CIP_ALL
19.0202 Family and consumer sciences/human sciences communication CIP_ALL
19.0203 Consumer merchandising/retailing management CIP_ALL
19.0299 Family and consumer sciences/human sciences business services - Other CIP_ALL
19.04 – Family and consumer economics and related services
19.0401 Family resource management studies - General CIP_ALL
19.0402 Consumer economics CIP_COL_UNIV
19.0403 Consumer services and advocacy CIP_ALL
19.0499 Family and consumer economics and related services - Other CIP_ALL
19.05 – Foods, nutrition and related services
19.0501 Foods, nutrition and wellness studies - General CIP_ALL
19.0504 Human nutrition CIP_ALL
19.0505 Foodservice systems administration/management CIP_ALL
19.0599 Foods, nutrition and related services - Other CIP_ALL
19.06 – Housing and human environments
19.0601 Housing and human environments - General CIP_ALL
19.0604 Facilities planning and management CIP_ALL
19.0605 Home furnishings and equipment installers CIP_TR_COL
19.0699 Housing and human environments - Other CIP_ALL
19.07 – Human development, family studies and related services
19.0701 Human development and family studies - General CIP_ALL
19.0702 Adult development and aging CIP_ALL
19.0704 Family systems CIP_COL_UNIV
19.0706 Child development CIP_COL_UNIV
19.0707 Family and community services CIP_ALL
19.0708 Child care and support services management CIP_ALL
19.0709 Child care provider/assistant CIP_TR_COL
19.0799 Human development, family studies and related services - Other CIP_ALL
19.09 – Apparel and textiles
19.0901 Apparel and textiles - General CIP_ALL
19.0902 Apparel and textile manufacture CIP_ALL
19.0904 Textile science CIP_ALL
19.0905 Apparel and textile marketing management CIP_ALL
19.0906 Fashion and fabric consultant CIP_ALL
19.0999 Apparel and textiles - Other CIP_ALL
19.99 – Family and consumer sciences/human sciences - Other
19.9999 Family and consumer sciences/human sciences - Other CIP_ALL
Appendix N14
Major Field of Study - Classification using Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes – Academic and occupation-specific programs –
22. Legal professions and studies
CIP code Chapter, series, subseries and instructional program classes Level
22. – Legal professions and studies
22.00 – Non-professional general legal studies (undergraduate)
Source: Statistics Canada – Catalogue no. 12-590-XIE.
22.0000 Legal Studies - General CIP_COL_UNIV
22.0001 Prelaw studies CIP_COL_UNIV
22.01 – Law (LLB, JD, BCL)
22.0101 Law (LLB, JD, BCL) CIP_UNIV
22.02 – Legal research and advanced professional studies (post-LLB/JD)
22.0201 Advanced legal research/studies (LLM, MCL,MLI,MSL, JSD/SJD) - General CIP_MSC_PHD
22.0202 Programs for foreign lawyers (LLM, MCL) CIP_MSC_PHD
22.0203 American/US law/legal studies/jurisprudence (LLM, MCJ, JSD/SJD) CIP_MSC_PHD
22.0204 Canadian law/legal studies/jurisprudence (LLM, MCJ, JSD/SJD) CIP_MSC_PHD
22.0205 Banking, corporate, finance and securities law (LLM,JSD/SJD) CIP_MSC_PHD
22.0206 Comparative law (LLM, MCL, JSD/SJD) CIP_MSC_PHD
22.0207 Energy, environment and natural resources law (LLM, MSc, JSD/SJD) CIP_MSC_PHD
22.0208 Health law (LLM, MJ, JSD/SJD) CIP_MSC_PHD
22.0209 International law and legal studies (LLM, JSD/SJD) CIP_MSC_PHD
22.0210 International business, trade and tax law (LLM, JSD/SJD) CIP_MSC_PHD
22.0211 Tax law/taxation (LLM, JSD/SJD) CIP_MSC_PHD
22.0299 Legal research and advanced professional studies (post-LLB/JD) - Other CIP_MSC_PHD
22.03 – Legal support services
22.0301 Legal administrative assistant/secretary CIP_ALL
22.0302 Legal assistant/paralegal CIP_ALL
22.0303 Court reporting/court reporter CIP_ALL
22.0399 Legal support services - Other CIP_ALL
22.99 – Legal professions and studies - Other
22.9999 Legal professions and studies - Other CIP_ALL
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Appendix N15
Major Field of Study - Classification using Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes – Academic and occupation-specific programs –
23. English language and literature/letters
CIP code Chapter, series, subseries and instructional program classes Level
23. – English language and literature/letters
23.01 – English language and literature - General
Source: Statistics Canada – Catalogue no. 12-590-XIE.
23.0101 English language and literature - General CIP_COL_UNIV
23.04 – English composition
23.0401 English composition CIP_ALL
23.05 – English creative writing
23.0501 English creative writing CIP_COL_UNIV
23.07 – Canadian and American literature
23.0701 American literature CIP_COL_UNIV
23.0702 English Canadian literature CIP_COL_UNIV
23.08 – English literature (British and Commonwealth)
23.0801 English literature (British and Commonwealth) CIP_COL_UNIV
23.10 – English speech and rhetorical studies
23.1001 English speech and rhetorical studies CIP_COL_UNIV
23.11 – English technical and business writing
23.1101 English technical and business writing CIP_ALL
23.99 – English language and literature/letters - Other
23.9999 English language and literature/letters - Other CIP_ALL
Appendix N16
Major Field of Study - Classification using Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes – Academic and occupation-specific programs –
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities
CIP code Chapter, series, subseries and instructional program classes Level
24. – Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities
24.01 – Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities
Source: Statistics Canada – Catalogue no. 12-590-XIE.
24.0101 Liberal arts and sciences/liberal studies CIP_COL_UNIV
24.0102 General studies CIP_ALL
24.0103 Humanities/humanistic studies CIP_COL_UNIV
24.0199 Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities - Other CIP_ALL
Appendix N17
Major Field of Study - Classification using Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes – Academic and occupation-specific programs –
25. Library science
CIP code Chapter, series, subseries and instructional program classes Level
25. – Library science
25.01 – Library science/librarianship
Source: Statistics Canada – Catalogue no. 12-590-XIE.
25.0101 Library science/librarianship CIP_UNIV
25.03 – Library assistant/technician
25.0301 Library assistant/technician CIP_TR_COL
25.99 – Library science - Other
25.9999 Library science - Other CIP_ALL
Appendix N18
Major Field of Study - Classification using Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes – Academic and occupation-specific programs –
26. Biological and biomedical sciences
CIP code Chapter, series, subseries and instructional program classes Level
26. – Biological and biomedical sciences
26.01 – Biology - General
Source: Statistics Canada – Catalogue no. 12-590-XIE.
26.0101 Biology/biological sciences - General CIP_COL_UNIV
26.0102 Biomedical sciences - General CIP_COL_UNIV
26.02 – Biochemistry/biophysics and molecular biology
26.0202 Biochemistry CIP_COL_UNIV
26.0203 Biophysics CIP_COL_UNIV
26.0204 Molecular biology CIP_UNIV
26.0205 Molecular biochemistry CIP_UNIV
26.0206 Molecular biophysics CIP_UNIV
26.0207 Structural biology CIP_UNIV
26.0208 Photobiology CIP_UNIV
26.0209 Radiation biology/radiobiology CIP_UNIV
26.0210 Biochemistry/biophysics and molecular biology, integrated CIP_UNIV
26.0299 Biochemistry/biophysics and molecular biology - Other CIP_COL_UNIV
26.03 – Botany/plant biology
26.0301 Botany/plant biology - General CIP_ALL
26.0305 Plant pathology/phytopathology CIP_COL_UNIV
26.0307 Plant physiology CIP_COL_UNIV
26.0308 Plant molecular biology CIP_COL_UNIV
26.0399 Botany/plant biology - Other CIP_COL_UNIV
26.04 – Cell/cellular biology and anatomical sciences
26.0401 Cell/cellular biology and histology CIP_COL_UNIV
26.0403 Anatomy CIP_COL_UNIV
26.0404 Developmental biology and embryology CIP_COL_UNIV
26.0405 Neuroanatomy CIP_COL_UNIV
26.0406 Cell/cellular and molecular biology CIP_COL_UNIV
26.0407 Cell biology and anatomy CIP_COL_UNIV
26.0499 Cell/cellular biology and anatomical sciences - Other CIP_COL_UNIV
26.05 – Microbiological sciences and immunology
26.0502 Microbiology - General CIP_COL_UNIV
26.0503 Medical microbiology and bacteriology CIP_COL_UNIV
26.0504 Virology CIP_COL_UNIV
26.0505 Parasitology CIP_COL_UNIV
26.0506 Mycology CIP_COL_UNIV
26.0507 Immunology CIP_COL_UNIV
26.0599 Microbiological sciences and immunology - Other CIP_COL_UNIV
26.07 – Zoology/animal biology
26.0701 Zoology/animal biology - General CIP_COL_UNIV
26.0702 Entomology CIP_COL_UNIV
26.0707 Animal physiology CIP_COL_UNIV
26.0708 Animal behaviour and ethology CIP_COL_UNIV
26.0709 Wildlife biology CIP_COL_UNIV
26.0799 Zoology/animal biology - Other CIP_COL_UNIV
26.08 – Genetics
26.0801 Genetics - General CIP_UNIV
26.0802 Molecular genetics CIP_UNIV
26.0803 Microbial and eukaryotic genetics CIP_UNIV
26.0804 Animal genetics CIP_UNIV
26.0805 Plant genetics CIP_UNIV
26.0806 Human/medical genetics CIP_UNIV
26.0899 Genetics - Other CIP_UNIV
26.09 – Physiology, pathology and related sciences
26.0901 Physiology - General CIP_UNIV
26.0902 Molecular physiology CIP_UNIV
26.0903 Cell physiology CIP_UNIV
26.0904 Endocrinology CIP_UNIV
26.0905 Reproductive biology CIP_UNIV
26.0906 Neurobiology and neurophysiology CIP_UNIV
26.0907 Cardiovascular science CIP_UNIV
26.0908 Exercise physiology CIP_UNIV
26.0909 Vision science/physiological optics CIP_UNIV
26.0910 Pathology/experimental pathology CIP_UNIV
26.0911 Oncology and cancer biology CIP_UNIV
26.0999 Physiology, pathology and related sciences - Other CIP_UNIV
26.10 – Pharmacology and toxicology
26.1001 Pharmacology CIP_UNIV
26.1002 Molecular pharmacology CIP_UNIV
26.1003 Neuropharmacology CIP_UNIV
26.1004 Toxicology CIP_UNIV
26.1005 Molecular toxicology CIP_UNIV
26.1006 Environmental toxicology CIP_UNIV
26.1007 Pharmacology and toxicology, integrated CIP_UNIV
26.1099 Pharmacology and toxicology - Other CIP_UNIV
26.11 – Biomathematics and bioinformatics
26.1101 Biometry/biometrics CIP_COL_UNIV
26.1102 Biostatistics CIP_COL_UNIV
26.1103 Bioinformatics CIP_COL_UNIV
26.1199 Biomathematics and bioinformatics - Other CIP_COL_UNIV
26.12 – Biotechnology
26.1201 Biotechnology CIP_COL_UNIV
26.13 – Ecology, evolution, systematics and population biology
26.1301 Ecology CIP_COL_UNIV
26.1302 Marine biology and biological oceanography CIP_COL_UNIV
26.1303 Evolutionary biology CIP_COL_UNIV
26.1304 Aquatic biology/limnology CIP_COL_UNIV
26.1305 Environmental biology CIP_COL_UNIV
26.1306 Population biology CIP_COL_UNIV
26.1307 Conservation biology CIP_COL_UNIV
26.1308 Systematic biology/biological systematics CIP_COL_UNIV
26.1309 Epidemiology CIP_COL_UNIV
26.1399 Ecology, evolution, systematics and population biology - Other CIP_COL_UNIV
26.99 – Biological and biomedical sciences - Other
26.9999 Biological and biomedical sciences - Other CIP_COL_UNIV
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Appendix N19
Major Field of Study - Classification using Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes – Academic and occupation-specific programs –
27. Mathematics and statistics
CIP code Chapter, series, subseries and instructional program classes Level
27. – Mathematics and statistics
27.01 – Mathematics
Source: Statistics Canada – Catalogue no. 12-590-XIE.
27.0101 Mathematics - General CIP_COL_UNIV
27.0102 Algebra and number theory CIP_COL_UNIV
27.0103 Analysis and functional analysis CIP_COL_UNIV
27.0104 Geometry/geometric analysis CIP_COL_UNIV
27.0105 Topology and foundations CIP_COL_UNIV
27.0199 Mathematics - Other CIP_COL_UNIV
27.03 – Applied mathematics
27.0301 Applied mathematics - General CIP_COL_UNIV
27.0303 Computational mathematics CIP_COL_UNIV
27.0399 Applied mathematics - Other CIP_ALL
27.05 – Statistics
27.0501 Statistics - General CIP_COL_UNIV
27.0502 Mathematical statistics and probability CIP_UNIV
27.0599 Statistics - Other CIP_ALL
27.99 – Mathematics and statistics - Other
27.9999 Mathematics and statistics - Other CIP_ALL
Appendix N20
Major Field of Study - Classification using Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes – Academic and occupation-specific programs –
28. Reserve entry scheme for officers in the Armed Forces
CIP code Chapter, series, subseries and instructional program classes Level
28. – Reserve entry scheme for officers in the Armed Forces
28.05 – Reserve entry scheme for officers in the Armed Forces (Canada)
Source: Statistics Canada – Catalogue no. 12-590-XIE.
28.0501 Reserve entry scheme for officers in the Armed Forces (Canada) CIP_ALL
Appendix N21
Major Field of Study - Classification using Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes – Academic and occupation-specific programs –
29. Military technologies
CIP code Chapter, series, subseries and instructional program classes Level
29. – Military technologies
29.01 – Military technologies
Source: Statistics Canada – Catalogue no. 12-590-XIE.
29.0101 Military technologies CIP_COL_UNIV
Appendix N22
Major Field of Study - Classification using Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes – Academic and occupation-specific programs –
30. Multidisciplinary/interdisciplinary studies
CIP code Chapter, series, subseries and instructional program classes Level
30. – Multidisciplinary/interdisciplinary studies
30.01 – Biological and physical sciences
Source: Statistics Canada – Catalogue no. 12-590-XIE.
30.0101 Biological and physical sciences CIP_COL_UNIV
30.05 – Peace studies and conflict resolution
30.0501 Peace studies and conflict resolution CIP_COL_UNIV
30.06 – Systems science and theory
30.0601 Systems science and theory CIP_COL_UNIV
30.08 – Mathematics and computer science
30.0801 Mathematics and computer science CIP_COL_UNIV
30.10 – Biopsychology
30.1001 Biopsychology CIP_COL_UNIV
30.11 – Gerontology
30.1101 Gerontology CIP_ALL
30.12 – Historic preservation and conservation
30.1201 Historic preservation and conservation - General CIP_COL_UNIV
30.1202 Cultural resource management and policy analysis CIP_COL_UNIV
30.1299 Historic preservation and conservation - Other CIP_ALL
30.13 – Medieval and renaissance studies
30.1301 Medieval and renaissance studies CIP_COL_UNIV
30.14 – Museology/museum studies
30.1401 Museology/museum studies CIP_ALL
30.15 – Science, technology and society
30.1501 Science, technology and society CIP_COL_UNIV
30.16 – Accounting and computer science
30.1601 Accounting and computer science CIP_ALL
30.17 – Behavioural sciences
30.1701 Behavioural sciences CIP_COL_UNIV
30.18 – Natural sciences
30.1801 Natural sciences CIP_COL_UNIV
30.19 – Nutrition sciences
30.1901 Nutrition sciences CIP_COL_UNIV
30.20 – International/global studies
30.2001 International/global studies CIP_COL_UNIV
30.21 – Holocaust and related studies
30.2101 Holocaust and related studies CIP_COL_UNIV
30.22 – Classical and ancient studies
30.2201 Ancient studies/civilization CIP_COL_UNIV
30.2202 Classical, ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern studies and archeology CIP_COL_UNIV
30.23 – Intercultural/multicultural and diversity studies
30.2301 Intercultural/multicultural and diversity studies CIP_COL_UNIV
30.24 – Neuroscience
30.2401 Neuroscience CIP_UNIV
30.25 – Cognitive science
30.2501 Cognitive science CIP_UNIV
30.99 – Multidisciplinary/interdisciplinary studies - Other
30.9999 Multidisciplinary/interdisciplinary studies - Other CIP_ALL
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Appendix N23
Major Field of Study - Classification using Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes – Academic and occupation-specific programs –
31. Parks, recreation, leisure and fitness studies
CIP code Chapter, series, subseries and instructional program classes Level
31. – Parks, recreation, leisure and fitness studies
31.01 – Parks, recreation and leisure studies
Source: Statistics Canada – Catalogue no. 12-590-XIE.
31.0101 Parks, recreation and leisure studies CIP_ALL
31.03 – Parks, recreation and leisure facilities management
31.0301 Parks, recreation and leisure facilities management CIP_ALL
31.05 – Health and physical education/fitness
31.0501 Health and physical education - General CIP_ALL
31.0504 Sport and fitness administration/management CIP_COL_UNIV
31.0505 Kinesiology and exercise science CIP_COL_UNIV
31.0599 Health and physical education/fitness - Other CIP_ALL
31.99 – Parks, recreation, leisure and fitness studies - Other
31.9999 Parks, recreation, leisure and fitness studies - Other CIP_ALL
Appendix N24
Major Field of Study - Classification using Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes – Academic and occupation-specific programs –
38. Philosophy and religious studies
CIP code Chapter, series, subseries and instructional program classes Level
38. – Philosophy and religious studies
38.01 – Philosophy, logic and ethics
Source: Statistics Canada – Catalogue no. 12-590-XIE.
38.0101 Philosophy CIP_COL_UNIV
38.0102 Logic CIP_COL_UNIV
38.0103 Ethics CIP_COL_UNIV
38.0199 Philosophy, logic and ethics - Other CIP_ALL
38.02 – Religion/religious studies
38.0201 Religion/religious studies - General CIP_COL_UNIV
38.0202 Buddhist studies CIP_COL_UNIV
38.0203 Christian studies CIP_COL_UNIV
38.0204 Hindu studies CIP_COL_UNIV
38.0205 Islamic studies CIP_COL_UNIV
38.0206 Jewish/Judaic studies CIP_COL_UNIV
38.0299 Religion/religious studies - Other CIP_ALL
38.99 – Philosophy and religious studies - Other
38.9999 Philosophy and religious studies - Other CIP_ALL
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Appendix N25
Major Field of Study - Classification using Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes – Academic and occupation-specific programs –
39. Theology and religious vocations
CIP code Chapter, series, subseries and instructional program classes Level
39. – Theology and religious vocations
39.02 – Bible/biblical studies
Source: Statistics Canada – Catalogue no. 12-590-XIE.
39.0201 Bible/biblical studies CIP_ALL
39.03 – Missions/missionary studies and missiology
39.0301 Missions/missionary studies and missiology CIP_ALL
39.04 – Religious education
39.0401 Religious education CIP_COL_UNIV
39.05 – Religious/sacred music
39.0501 Religious/sacred music CIP_COL_UNIV
39.06 – Theological and ministerial studies
39.0601 Theology/theological studies CIP_COL_UNIV
39.0602 Divinity/ministry (BDiv, MDiv) CIP_UNIV
39.0604 Pretheology/preministerial studies CIP_COL_UNIV
39.0605 Rabbinical studies (MHL/Rav) CIP_UNIV
39.0606 Talmudic studies CIP_COL_UNIV
39.0699 Theological and ministerial studies - Other CIP_ALL
39.07 – Pastoral counselling and specialized ministries
39.0701 Pastoral studies/counselling CIP_COL_UNIV
39.0702 Youth ministry CIP_COL_UNIV
39.0799 Pastoral counselling and specialized ministries - Other CIP_ALL
39.99 – Theology and religious vocations - Other
39.9999 Theology and religious vocations - Other CIP_ALL
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Appendix N26
Major Field of Study - Classification using Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes – Academic and occupation-specific programs –
40. Physical sciences
CIP code Chapter, series, subseries and instructional program classes Level
40. – Physical sciences
40.01 – Physical sciences - General
Source: Statistics Canada – Catalogue no. 12-590-XIE.
40.0101 Physical sciences - General CIP_COL_UNIV
40.02 – Astronomy and astrophysics
40.0201 Astronomy CIP_UNIV
40.0202 Astrophysics CIP_UNIV
40.0203 Planetary astronomy and science CIP_UNIV
40.0299 Astronomy and astrophysics - Other CIP_ALL
40.04 – Atmospheric sciences and meteorology
40.0401 Atmospheric sciences and meteorology - General CIP_COL_UNIV
40.0402 Atmospheric chemistry and climatology CIP_UNIV
40.0403 Atmospheric physics and dynamics CIP_UNIV
40.0404 Meteorology CIP_COL_UNIV
40.0499 Atmospheric sciences and meteorology - Other CIP_ALL
40.05 – Chemistry
40.0501 Chemistry - General CIP_COL_UNIV
40.0502 Analytical chemistry CIP_COL_UNIV
40.0503 Inorganic chemistry CIP_COL_UNIV
40.0504 Organic chemistry CIP_COL_UNIV
40.0506 Physical and theoretical chemistry CIP_COL_UNIV
40.0507 Polymer chemistry CIP_COL_UNIV
40.0508 Chemical physics CIP_COL_UNIV
40.0599 Chemistry - Other CIP_ALL
40.06 – Geological and earth sciences/geosciences
40.0601 Geology/earth science - General CIP_COL_UNIV
40.0602 Geochemistry CIP_COL_UNIV
40.0603 Geophysics and seismology CIP_COL_UNIV
40.0604 Paleontology CIP_COL_UNIV
40.0605 Hydrology and water resources science CIP_COL_UNIV
40.0606 Geochemistry and petrology CIP_COL_UNIV
40.0607 Oceanography, chemical and physical CIP_COL_UNIV
40.0699 Geological and earth sciences/geosciences - Other CIP_ALL
40.08 – Physics
40.0801 Physics - General CIP_COL_UNIV
40.0802 Atomic/molecular physics CIP_UNIV
40.0804 Elementary particle physics CIP_UNIV
40.0805 Plasma and high-temperature physics CIP_UNIV
40.0806 Nuclear physics CIP_UNIV
40.0807 Optics/optical sciences CIP_UNIV
40.0808 Solid state and low-temperature physics CIP_UNIV
40.0809 Acoustics CIP_UNIV
40.0810 Theoretical and mathematical physics CIP_UNIV
40.0899 Physics - Other CIP_ALL
40.99 – Physical sciences - Other
40.9999 Physical sciences - Other CIP_ALL
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Appendix N27
Major Field of Study - Classification using Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes – Academic and occupation-specific programs –
41. Science technologies/technicians
CIP code Chapter, series, subseries and instructional program classes Level
41. – Science technologies/technicians
41.01 – Biology technician/biotechnology laboratory technician
Source: Statistics Canada – Catalogue no. 12-590-XIE.
41.0101 Biology technician/biotechnology laboratory technician CIP_ALL
41.02 – Nuclear and industrial radiologic technologies/technicians
41.0204 Industrial radiologic technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
41.0205 Nuclear/nuclear power technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
41.0299 Nuclear and industrial radiologic technologies/technicians - Other CIP_TR_COL
41.03 – Physical science technologies/technicians
41.0301 Chemical technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
41.0399 Physical science technologies/technicians - Other CIP_TR_COL
41.99 – Science technologies/technicians - Other
41.9999 Science technologies/technicians - Other CIP_ALL
Appendix N28
Major Field of Study - Classification using Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes – Academic and occupation-specific programs –
42. Psychology
CIP code Chapter, series, subseries and instructional program classes Level
42. – Psychology
42.01 – Psychology - General
Source: Statistics Canada – Catalogue no. 12-590-XIE.
42.0101 Psychology - General CIP_COL_UNIV
42.02 – Clinical psychology
42.0201 Clinical psychology CIP_COL_UNIV
42.03 – Cognitive psychology and psycholinguistics
42.0301 Cognitive psychology and psycholinguistics CIP_COL_UNIV
42.04 – Community psychology
42.0401 Community psychology CIP_COL_UNIV
42.05 – Comparative psychology
42.0501 Comparative psychology CIP_COL_UNIV
42.06 – Counselling psychology
42.0601 Counselling psychology CIP_COL_UNIV
42.07 – Developmental and child psychology
42.0701 Developmental and child psychology CIP_COL_UNIV
42.08 – Experimental psychology
42.0801 Experimental psychology CIP_COL_UNIV
42.09 – Industrial and organizational psychology
42.0901 Industrial and organizational psychology CIP_COL_UNIV
42.10 – Personality psychology
42.1001 Personality psychology CIP_COL_UNIV
42.11 – Physiological psychology/psychobiology
42.1101 Physiological psychology/psychobiology CIP_COL_UNIV
42.16 – Social psychology
42.1601 Social psychology CIP_COL_UNIV
42.17 – School psychology
42.1701 School psychology CIP_COL_UNIV
42.18 – Educational psychology
42.1801 Educational psychology CIP_COL_UNIV
42.19 – Psychometrics and quantitative psychology
42.1901 Psychometrics and quantitative psychology CIP_COL_UNIV
42.20 – Clinical child psychology
42.2001 Clinical child psychology CIP_COL_UNIV
42.21 – Environmental psychology
42.2101 Environmental psychology CIP_COL_UNIV
42.22 – Geropsychology
42.2201 Geropsychology CIP_COL_UNIV
42.23 – Health/medical psychology
42.2301 Health/medical psychology CIP_COL_UNIV
42.24 – Psychopharmacology
42.2401 Psychopharmacology CIP_COL_UNIV
42.25 – Family psychology
42.2501 Family psychology CIP_COL_UNIV
42.26 – Forensic psychology
42.2601 Forensic psychology CIP_COL_UNIV
42.99 – Psychology - Other
42.9999 Psychology - Other CIP_COL_UNIV
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Appendix N29
Major Field of Study - Classification using Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes – Academic and occupation-specific programs –
43. Security and protective services
CIP code Chapter, series, subseries and instructional program classes Level
43. – Security and protective services
43.01 – Criminal justice and corrections
Source: Statistics Canada – Catalogue no. 12-590-XIE.
43.0102 Corrections CIP_ALL
43.0103 Criminal justice/law enforcement administration CIP_ALL
43.0104 Criminal justice/safety studies CIP_ALL
43.0106 Forensic science and technology CIP_ALL
43.0107 Criminal justice/police science CIP_ALL
43.0109 Security and loss prevention services CIP_TR_COL
43.0110 Juvenile corrections CIP_ALL
43.0111 Criminalistics and criminal science CIP_ALL
43.0112 Securities services administration/management CIP_ALL
43.0113 Corrections administration CIP_ALL
43.0199 Criminal justice and corrections - Other CIP_ALL
43.02 – Fire protection
43.0201 Fire protection and safety technology/technician CIP_ALL
43.0202 Fire services administration CIP_ALL
43.0203 Fire science/firefighting CIP_TR_COL
43.0299 Fire protection - Other CIP_ALL
43.99 – Security and protective services - Other
43.9999 Security and protective services - Other CIP_ALL
Appendix N30
Major Field of Study - Classification using Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes – Academic and occupation-specific programs –
44. Public administration and social service professions
CIP code Chapter, series, subseries and instructional program classes Level
44. – Public administration and social service professions
44.00 – Human services - General
Source: Statistics Canada – Catalogue no. 12-590-XIE.
44.0000 Human services - General CIP_ALL
44.02 – Community organization and advocacy
44.0201 Community organization and advocacy CIP_ALL
44.04 – Public administration
44.0401 Public administration CIP_ALL
44.05 – Public policy analysis
44.0501 Public policy analysis CIP_UNIV
44.07 – Social work
44.0701 Social work - General CIP_COL_UNIV
44.0702 Youth services/administration CIP_ALL
44.0799 Social work - Other CIP_ALL
44.99 – Public administration and social service professions - Other
44.9999 Public administration and social service professions - Other CIP_ALL
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Appendix N31
Major Field of Study - Classification using Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes – Academic and occupation-specific programs –
45. Social sciences
CIP code Chapter, series, subseries and instructional program classes Level
45. – Social sciences
45.01 – Social sciences - General
Source: Statistics Canada – Catalogue no. 12-590-XIE.
45.0101 Social sciences - General CIP_COL_UNIV
45.02 – Anthropology
45.0201 Anthropology - General CIP_COL_UNIV
45.0202 Physical anthropology CIP_COL_UNIV
45.0299 Anthropology - Other CIP_COL_UNIV
45.03 – Archeology
45.0301 Archeology CIP_COL_UNIV
45.04 – Criminology
45.0401 Criminology CIP_COL_UNIV
45.05 – Demography and population studies
45.0501 Demography and population studies CIP_COL_UNIV
45.06 – Economics
45.0601 Economics - General CIP_COL_UNIV
45.0602 Applied economics CIP_COL_UNIV
45.0603 Econometrics and quantitative economics CIP_COL_UNIV
45.0604 Development economics and international development CIP_COL_UNIV
45.0605 International economics CIP_COL_UNIV
45.0699 Economics - Other CIP_COL_UNIV
45.07 – Geography and cartography
45.0701 Geography CIP_COL_UNIV
45.0702 Cartography CIP_ALL
45.0799 Geography and cartography - Other CIP_COL_UNIV
45.09 – International relations and affairs
45.0901 International relations and affairs CIP_COL_UNIV
45.10 – Political science and government
45.1001 Political science and government - General CIP_COL_UNIV
45.1002 American government and politics (United States) CIP_COL_UNIV
45.1003 Canadian government and politics CIP_COL_UNIV
45.1099 Political science and government - Other CIP_COL_UNIV
45.11 – Sociology
45.1101 Sociology CIP_COL_UNIV
45.12 – Urban studies/affairs
45.1201 Urban studies/affairs CIP_COL_UNIV
45.99 – Social sciences - Other
45.9999 Social sciences - Other CIP_COL_UNIV
Appendix N32
Major Field of Study - Classification using Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes – Academic and occupation-specific programs –
46. Construction trades
CIP code Chapter, series, subseries and instructional program classes Level
46. – Construction trades
46.00 – Construction trades - General
Source: Statistics Canada – Catalogue no. 12-590-XIE.
46.0000 Construction trades - General CIP_TR_COL
46.01 – Masonry/mason
46.0101 Masonry/mason CIP_TR_COL
46.02 – Carpentry/carpenter
46.0201 Carpentry/carpenter CIP_TR_COL
46.03 – Electrical and power transmission installation/installer
46.0301 Electrical and power transmission installation/installer - General CIP_TR_COL
46.0302 Electrician CIP_TR_COL
46.0303 Lineworker CIP_TR_COL
46.0399 Electrical and power transmission installers - Other CIP_TR_COL
46.04 – Building/construction finishing, management and inspection
46.0401 Building/property maintenance and management CIP_TR_COL
46.0402 Concrete finishing/concrete finisher CIP_TR_COL
46.0403 Building/home/construction inspection/inspector CIP_TR_COL
46.0404 Drywall installation/drywaller CIP_TR_COL
46.0406 Glazier CIP_TR_COL
46.0408 Painting/painter and wall coverer CIP_TR_COL
46.0410 Roofer CIP_TR_COL
46.0411 Metal building assembly/assembler CIP_TR_COL
46.0412 Building/construction site management/manager CIP_TR_COL
46.0499 Building/construction finishing, management and inspection - Other CIP_TR_COL
46.05 – Plumbing and related water supply services
46.0502 Pipefitting/pipefitter and sprinkler fitter CIP_TR_COL
46.0503 Plumbing technology/plumber CIP_TR_COL
46.0504 Well drilling/driller CIP_TR_COL
46.0505 Blasting/blaster CIP_TR_COL
46.0599 Plumbing and related water supply services - Other CIP_TR_COL
46.99 – Construction trades - Other
46.9999 Construction trades - Other CIP_TR_COL
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Appendix N33
Major Field of Study - Classification using Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes – Academic and occupation-specific programs –
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians
CIP code Chapter, series, subseries and instructional program classes Level
47. – Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians
47.00 – Mechanics and repairers - General
Source: Statistics Canada – Catalogue no. 12-590-XIE.
47.0000 Mechanics and repairers - General CIP_TR_COL
47.01 – Electrical/electronics maintenance and repair technology
47.0101 Electrical/electronics equipment installation and repair - General CIP_TR_COL
47.0102 Business machine repair CIP_TR_COL
47.0103 Communications systems installation and repair technology CIP_TR_COL
47.0104 Computer installation and repair technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
47.0105 Industrial electronics technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
47.0106 Appliance installation and repair technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
47.0110 Security system installation, repair and inspection technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
47.0199 Electrical/electronics maintenance and repair technology - Other CIP_TR_COL
47.02 – Heating, air conditioning, ventilation and refrigeration maintenance technology/technician (HAC, HACR, HVAC, HVACR)
47.0201 Heating, air conditioning, ventilation and refrigeration maintenance technology/technician (HAC, HACR, HVAC, HVACR) CIP_TR_COL
47.03 – Heavy/industrial equipment maintenance technologies
47.0302 Heavy equipment maintenance technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
47.0303 Industrial mechanics and maintenance technology CIP_TR_COL
47.0399 Heavy/industrial equipment maintenance technologies - Other CIP_TR_COL
47.04 – Precision systems maintenance and repair technologies
47.0402 Gunsmithing/gunsmith CIP_TR_COL
47.0403 Locksmithing and safe repair CIP_TR_COL
47.0404 Musical instrument fabrication and repair CIP_TR_COL
47.0408 Watchmaking and jewellery making CIP_TR_COL
47.0409 Parts and warehousing operations and maintenance technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
47.0499 Precision systems maintenance and repair technologies - Other CIP_TR_COL
47.05 – Stationary energy sources installer and operator (Canada)
47.0501 Stationary energy sources installer and operator (Canada) CIP_TR_COL
47.06 – Vehicle maintenance and repair technologies
47.0603 Autobody/collision and repair technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
47.0604 Automobile/automotive mechanics technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
47.0605 Diesel mechanics technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
47.0606 Small engine mechanics and repair technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
47.0607 Airframe mechanics and aircraft maintenance technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
47.0608 Aircraft powerplant technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
47.0609 Avionics maintenance technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
47.0610 Bicycle mechanics and repair technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
47.0611 Motorcycle maintenance and repair technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
47.0612 Vehicle emissions inspection and maintenance technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
47.0613 Medium/heavy vehicle and truck technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
47.0614 Alternative fuel vehicle technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
47.0615 Engine machinist CIP_TR_COL
47.0616 Marine maintenance/fitter and ship repair technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
47.0699 Vehicle maintenance and repair technologies - Other CIP_TR_COL
47.99 – Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians - Other
47.9999 Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians - Other CIP_TR_COL
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Appendix N34
Major Field of Study - Classification using Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes – Academic and occupation-specific programs –
48. Precision production
CIP code Chapter, series, subseries and instructional program classes Level
48. – Precision production
48.00 – Precision production trades - General
Source: Statistics Canada – Catalogue no. 12-590-XIE.
48.0000 Precision production trades - General CIP_TR_COL
48.03 – Leatherworking and upholstery
48.0303 Upholstery/upholsterer CIP_TR_COL
48.0304 Shoe, boot and leather repair CIP_TR_COL
48.0399 Leatherworking and upholstery - Other CIP_TR_COL
48.05 – Precision metal working
48.0501 Machine tool technology/machinist CIP_TR_COL
48.0503 Machine shop technology/assistant CIP_TR_COL
48.0506 Sheet metal technology/sheetworking CIP_TR_COL
48.0507 Tool and die technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
48.0508 Welding technology/welder CIP_TR_COL
48.0509 Ironworking/ironworker CIP_TR_COL
48.0599 Precision metal working - Other CIP_TR_COL
48.07 – Woodworking
48.0701 Woodworking - General CIP_TR_COL
48.0702 Furniture design and manufacturing CIP_TR_COL
48.0703 Cabinetmaking and millwork CIP_TR_COL
48.0799 Woodworking - Other CIP_TR_COL
48.08 – Boilermaking/boilermaker
48.0801 Boilermaking/boilermaker CIP_TR_COL
48.99 – Precision production - Other
48.9999 Precision production - Other CIP_ALL
Appendix N35
Major Field of Study - Classification using Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes – Academic and occupation-specific programs –
49. Transportation and materials moving
CIP code Chapter, series, subseries and instructional program classes Level
49. – Transportation and materials moving
49.01 – Air transportation
Source: Statistics Canada – Catalogue no. 12-590-XIE.
49.0101 Aeronautics/aviation/aerospace science and technology - General CIP_ALL
49.0102 Airline/commercial/professional pilot and flight crew CIP_ALL
49.0104 Aviation/airway management and operations CIP_ALL
49.0105 Air traffic controller CIP_TR_COL
49.0106 Airline flight attendant CIP_TR_COL
49.0108 Flight instructor CIP_TR_COL
49.0199 Air transportation - Other CIP_ALL
49.02 – Ground transportation
49.0202 Construction/heavy equipment/earthmoving equipment operation CIP_TR_COL
49.0205 Truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operation CIP_TR_COL
49.0206 Mobile crane operation/operator CIP_TR_COL
49.0299 Ground transportation - Other CIP_TR_COL
49.03 – Marine transportation
49.0303 Commercial fishing CIP_TR_COL
49.0304 Diver, professional and instructor CIP_TR_COL
49.0309 Nautical science/merchant marine officer CIP_ALL
49.0399 Marine transportation - Other CIP_ALL
49.99 – Transportation and materials moving - Other
49.9999 Transportation and materials moving - Other CIP_ALL
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Appendix N36
Major Field of Study - Classification using Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes – Academic and occupation-specific programs –
50. Visual and performing arts
CIP code Chapter, series, subseries and instructional program classes Level
50. – Visual and performing arts
50.01 – Visual and performing arts - General
Source: Statistics Canada – Catalogue no. 12-590-XIE.
50.0101 Visual and performing arts - General CIP_ALL
50.02 – Crafts/craft design, folk art and artisanry
50.0201 Crafts/craft design, folk art and artisanry CIP_ALL
50.03 – Dance
50.0301 Dance - General CIP_COL_UNIV
50.0302 Ballet CIP_ALL
50.0399 Dance - Other CIP_ALL
50.04 – Design and applied arts
50.0401 Design and visual communications - General CIP_ALL
50.0402 Commercial and advertising art CIP_ALL
50.0404 Industrial design CIP_ALL
50.0406 Commercial photography CIP_TR_COL
50.0407 Fashion/apparel design CIP_ALL
50.0408 Interior design CIP_ALL
50.0409 Graphic design CIP_ALL
50.0410 Illustration CIP_ALL
50.0499 Design and applied arts - Other CIP_ALL
50.05 – Drama/theatre arts and stagecraft
50.0501 Drama and dramatics/theatre arts - General CIP_COL_UNIV
50.0502 Technical theatre/theatre design and technology CIP_ALL
50.0504 Playwriting and screenwriting CIP_ALL
50.0505 Theatre literature, history and criticism CIP_COL_UNIV
50.0506 Acting CIP_ALL
50.0507 Directing and theatrical production CIP_ALL
50.0508 Theatre/theatre arts management CIP_COL_UNIV
50.0599 Drama/theatre arts and stagecraft - Other CIP_ALL
50.06 – Film/video and photographic arts
50.0601 Film/cinema studies CIP_ALL
50.0602 Cinematography and film/video production CIP_COL_UNIV
50.0605 Photography CIP_ALL
50.0699 Film/video and photographic arts - Other CIP_ALL
50.07 – Fine arts and art studies
50.0701 Art/art studies - General CIP_COL_UNIV
50.0702 Fine/studio arts - General CIP_ALL
50.0703 Art history, criticism and conservation CIP_COL_UNIV
50.0704 Arts management CIP_COL_UNIV
50.0705 Drawing CIP_ALL
50.0706 Intermedia/multimedia CIP_COL_UNIV
50.0708 Painting CIP_ALL
50.0709 Sculpture CIP_ALL
50.0710 Printmaking CIP_ALL
50.0711 Ceramic arts and ceramics CIP_ALL
50.0712 Fibre, textile and weaving arts CIP_ALL
50.0713 Metal and jewellery arts CIP_ALL
50.0799 Fine arts and art studies - Other CIP_ALL
50.09 – Music
50.0901 Music - General CIP_ALL
50.0902 Music history, literature and theory CIP_COL_UNIV
50.0903 Music performance - General CIP_COL_UNIV
50.0904 Music theory and composition CIP_COL_UNIV
50.0905 Musicology and ethnomusicology CIP_ALL
50.0906 Conducting CIP_COL_UNIV
50.0907 Piano and organ CIP_ALL
50.0908 Voice and opera CIP_COL_UNIV
50.0909 Music management and merchandising CIP_COL_UNIV
50.0910 Jazz/jazz studies CIP_COL_UNIV
50.0911 Violin, viola, guitar and other stringed instruments CIP_COL_UNIV
50.0912 Music pedagogy CIP_COL_UNIV
50.0999 Music - Other CIP_ALL
50.99 – Visual and performing arts - Other
50.9999 Visual and performing arts - Other CIP_ALL
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Appendix N37
Major Field of Study - Classification using Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes – Academic and occupation-specific programs –
51. Health professions and related clinical sciences
CIP code Chapter, series, subseries and instructional program classes Level
51. – Health professions and related clinical sciences
51.00 – Health services/allied health/health sciences - General
Source: Statistics Canada – Catalogue no. 12-590-XIE.
51.0000 Health services/allied health/health sciences - General CIP_ALL
51.01 – Chiropractic (DC)
51.0101 Chiropractic (DC) CIP_UNIV
51.02 – Communication disorders sciences and services
51.0201 Communication disorders - General CIP_COL_UNIV
51.0202 Audiology/audiologist and hearing sciences CIP_COL_UNIV
51.0203 Speech-language pathology/pathologist CIP_COL_UNIV
51.0204 Audiology/audiologist and speech-language pathology/pathologist CIP_COL_UNIV
51.0299 Communication disorders sciences and services - Other CIP_ALL
51.04 – Dentistry (DDS, DMD)
51.0401 Dentistry (DDS, DMD) CIP_MD
51.05 – Advanced/graduate dentistry and oral sciences (Cert., MSc, PhD)
51.0501 Dental clinical sciences (MSc, PhD) - General CIP_MSC_PHD
51.0502 Advanced general dentistry (Cert., MSc, PhD) CIP_MSC_PHD
51.0503 Oral biology and oral pathology (MSc, PhD) CIP_MSC_PHD
51.0504 Dental public health and education (Cert., MSc, MPH, PhD, DPH) CIP_MSC_PHD
51.0505 Dental materials (MSc, PhD) CIP_MSC_PHD
51.0506 Endodontics/endodontology (Cert., MSc, PhD) CIP_MSC_PHD
51.0507 Oral/maxillofacial surgery (Cert., MSc, PhD) CIP_MSC_PHD
51.0508 Orthodontics/orthodontology (Cert., MSc, PhD) CIP_MSC_PHD
51.0509 Pediatric dentistry/pedodontics (Cert., MSc, PhD) CIP_MSC_PHD
51.0510 Periodontics/periodontology (Cert., MSc, PhD) CIP_MSC_PHD
51.0511 Prosthodontics/prosthodontology (Cert., MSc, PhD) CIP_MSC_PHD
51.0599 Advanced/graduate dentistry and oral sciences (Cert., MSc, PhD) - Other CIP_MSC_PHD
51.06 – Dental support services and allied professions
51.0601 Dental assisting/assistant CIP_TR_COL
51.0602 Dental hygiene/hygienist CIP_TR_COL
51.0603 Dental laboratory technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
51.0699 Dental support services and allied professions - Other CIP_ALL
51.07 – Health and medical administrative services
51.0701 Health/health care administration/management CIP_COL_UNIV
51.0702 Hospital and health care facilities administration/management CIP_COL_UNIV
51.0703 Health unit coordinator/ward clerk CIP_ALL
51.0704 Health unit manager/ward supervisor CIP_ALL
51.0705 Medical office management/administration CIP_COL_UNIV
51.0706 Health information/medical records administration/administrator CIP_COL_UNIV
51.0707 Health information/medical records technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
51.0708 Medical transcription/transcriptionist CIP_TR_COL
51.0709 Medical office computer specialist/assistant CIP_TR_COL
51.0710 Medical office assistant/specialist CIP_TR_COL
51.0711 Medical/health management and clinical assistant/specialist CIP_ALL
51.0712 Medical reception/receptionist CIP_TR_COL
51.0713 Medical insurance coding specialist/coder CIP_ALL
51.0714 Medical insurance specialist/medical biller CIP_ALL
51.0715 Health/medical claims examiner CIP_ALL
51.0716 Medical administrative/executive assistant and medical secretary CIP_TR_COL
51.0717 Medical staff services technology/technician CIP_ALL
51.0799 Health and medical administrative services - Other CIP_ALL
51.08 – Allied health and medical assisting services
51.0801 Medical/clinical assistant CIP_TR_COL
51.0802 Clinical/medical laboratory assistant CIP_TR_COL
51.0803 Occupational therapist assistant CIP_TR_COL
51.0805 Pharmacy technician/assistant CIP_TR_COL
51.0806 Physical therapist assistant CIP_TR_COL
51.0808 Veterinary/animal health technology/technician and veterinary assistant CIP_TR_COL
51.0809 Anesthesiologist assistant CIP_TR_COL
51.0810 Emergency care attendant (EMT ambulance) CIP_TR_COL
51.0811 Pathology/pathologist assistant CIP_TR_COL
51.0812 Respiratory therapy technician/assistant CIP_TR_COL
51.0813 Chiropractic assistant/technician CIP_TR_COL
51.0899 Allied health and medical assisting services - Other CIP_TR_COL
51.09 – Allied health diagnostic, intervention and treatment professions
51.0901 Cardiovascular technology/technologist CIP_TR_COL
51.0902 Electrocardiograph technology/technician CIP_TR_COL
51.0903 Electroneurodiagnostic/electroencephalographic technology/technologist CIP_TR_COL
51.0904 Emergency medical technology/technician (EMT paramedic) CIP_TR_COL
51.0905 Nuclear medical technology/technologist CIP_TR_COL
51.0906 Perfusion technology/perfusionist CIP_ALL
51.0907 Medical radiologic technology/science - Radiation therapist CIP_TR_COL
51.0908 Respiratory care therapy/therapist CIP_ALL
51.0909 Surgical technology/technologist CIP_TR_COL
51.0910 Diagnostic medical sonography/sonographer and ultrasound technician CIP_TR_COL
51.0911 Radiologic technology/science - Radiographer CIP_ALL
51.0912 Physician assistant CIP_ALL
51.0913 Athletic training/trainer CIP_ALL
51.0914 Gene/genetic therapy CIP_ALL
51.0915 Cardiopulmonary technology/technologist CIP_ALL
51.0916 Radiation protection/health physics technician CIP_ALL
51.0999 Allied health diagnostic, intervention and treatment professions - Other CIP_ALL
51.10 – Clinical/medical laboratory science and allied professions
51.1001 Blood bank technology specialist CIP_ALL
51.1002 Cytotechnology/cytotechnologist CIP_TR_COL
51.1003 Hematology technology/technician CIP_ALL
51.1004 Clinical/medical laboratory technician CIP_TR_COL
51.1005 Clinical laboratory science/medical technology/technologist CIP_COL_UNIV
51.1006 Ophthalmic laboratory technology/technician CIP_ALL
51.1007 Histologic technology/histotechnologist CIP_COL_UNIV
51.1008 Histologic technician CIP_TR_COL
51.1009 Phlebotomy/phlebotomist CIP_ALL
51.1010 Cytogenetics/genetics/clinical genetics technology/technologist CIP_COL_UNIV
51.1011 Renal/dialysis technologist/technician CIP_TR_COL
51.1099 Clinical/medical laboratory science and allied professions - Other CIP_ALL
51.11 – Health/medical preparatory programs
51.1101 Predentistry studies CIP_COL_UNIV
51.1102 Premedicine/premedical studies CIP_COL_UNIV
51.1103 Prepharmacy studies CIP_COL_UNIV
51.1104 Preveterinary studies CIP_COL_UNIV
51.1105 Prenursing studies CIP_COL_UNIV
51.1199 Health/medical preparatory programs - Other CIP_COL_UNIV
51.12 – Medicine (MD)
51.1201 Medicine (MD) CIP_MD
51.14 – Medical scientist (MSc, PhD)
51.1401 Medical scientist (MSc, PhD) CIP_MSC_PHD
51.15 – Mental and social health services and allied professions
51.1501 Substance abuse/addiction counseling CIP_ALL
51.1502 Psychiatric/mental health services technician CIP_TR_COL
51.1503 Clinical/medical social work CIP_COL_UNIV
51.1504 Community health services/liaison/counselling CIP_ALL
51.1505 Marriage and family therapy/counseling CIP_COL_UNIV
51.1506 Clinical pastoral counseling/patient counselling CIP_COL_UNIV
51.1507 Psychoanalysis and psychotherapy CIP_COL_UNIV
51.1508 Mental health counselling/counselor CIP_ALL
51.1509 Genetic counselling/counselor CIP_COL_UNIV
51.1599 Mental and social health services and allied professions - Other CIP_ALL
51.16 – Nursing
51.1601 Nursing/registered nurse (RN, ASN, BScN, MScN) CIP_COL_UNIV
51.1602 Nursing administration (MScN, MSc, PhD) CIP_MSC_PHD
51.1603 Adult health nurse/nursing CIP_COL_UNIV
51.1604 Nurse anesthetist CIP_COL_UNIV
51.1605 Family practice nurse/nurse practitioner CIP_COL_UNIV
51.1606 Maternal/child health and neonatal nurse/nursing CIP_COL_UNIV
51.1607 Nurse midwife/nursing midwifery CIP_COL_UNIV
51.1608 Nursing science (MSc, PhD) CIP_MSC_PHD
51.1609 Pediatric nurse/nursing CIP_COL_UNIV
51.1610 Psychiatric/mental health nurse/nursing CIP_COL_UNIV
51.1611 Public health/community nurse/nursing CIP_COL_UNIV
51.1612 Perioperative/operating room and surgical nurse/nursing CIP_COL_UNIV
51.1613 Licensed practical/vocational nurse training (LPN, LVN, Cert., Dipl., AAS) CIP_TR_COL
51.1614 Nurse/nursing assistant/aide and patient care assistant CIP_TR_COL
51.1616 Clinical nurse specialist CIP_COL_UNIV
51.1617 Critical care nursing CIP_COL_UNIV
51.1618 Occupational and environmental health nursing CIP_COL_UNIV
51.1699 Nursing - Other CIP_ALL
51.17 – Optometry (OD)
51.1701 Optometry (OD) CIP_MD
51.18 – Ophthalmic and optometric support services and allied professions
51.1801 Opticianry/ophthalmic dispensing optician CIP_ALL
51.1802 Optometric technician/assistant CIP_TR_COL
51.1803 Ophthalmic technician/technologist CIP_TR_COL
51.1804 Orthoptics/orthoptist CIP_COL_UNIV
51.1899 Ophthalmic and optometric support services and allied professions - Other CIP_ALL
51.19 – Osteopathic medicine/osteopathy (DO)
51.1901 Osteopathic medicine/osteopathy (DO) CIP_UNIV
51.20 – Pharmacy, pharmaceutical sciences and administration
51.2001 Pharmacy (PharmD [USA], PharmD or BSc/BPharm [Canada]) CIP_UNIV
51.2002 Pharmacy administration and pharmacy policy and regulatory affairs (MSc, PhD) CIP_MSC_PHD
51.2003 Pharmaceutics and drug design (MSc, PhD) CIP_MSC_PHD
51.2004 Medicinal and pharmaceutical chemistry (MSc, PhD) CIP_MSC_PHD
51.2005 Natural products chemistry and pharmacognosy (MSc, PhD) CIP_MSC_PHD
51.2006 Clinical and industrial drug development (MSc, PhD) CIP_MSC_PHD
51.2007 Pharmacoeconomics/pharmaceutical economics (MSc, PhD) CIP_MSC_PHD
51.2008 Clinical, hospital and managed care pharmacy (MSc, PhD) CIP_MSC_PHD
51.2009 Industrial and physical pharmacy and cosmetic sciences (MSc, PhD) CIP_MSC_PHD
51.2099 Pharmacy, pharmaceutical sciences and administration - Other CIP_UNIV
51.21 – Podiatric medicine/podiatry (DPM)
51.2101 Podiatric medicine/podiatry (DPM) CIP_UNIV
51.22 – Public health
51.2201 Public health (MPH, DPH) - General CIP_MSC_PHD
51.2202 Environmental health CIP_COL_UNIV
51.2205 Health/medical physics CIP_UNIV
51.2206 Occupational health and industrial hygiene CIP_COL_UNIV
51.2207 Public health education and promotion CIP_COL_UNIV
51.2208 Community health and preventive medicine CIP_COL_UNIV
51.2209 Maternal and child health CIP_COL_UNIV
51.2210 International public health/international health CIP_COL_UNIV
51.2211 Health services administration CIP_COL_UNIV
51.2299 Public health - Other CIP_COL_UNIV
51.23 – Rehabilitation and therapeutic professions
51.2301 Art therapy/therapist CIP_COL_UNIV
51.2302 Dance therapy/therapist CIP_COL_UNIV
51.2305 Music therapy/therapist CIP_COL_UNIV
51.2306 Occupational therapy/therapist CIP_COL_UNIV
51.2307 Orthotist/prosthetist CIP_ALL
51.2308 Physical therapy/therapist CIP_COL_UNIV
51.2309 Therapeutic recreation/recreational therapy CIP_COL_UNIV
51.2310 Vocational rehabilitation counselling/counselor CIP_COL_UNIV
51.2311 Kinesiotherapy/kinesiotherapist CIP_ALL
51.2312 Assistive/augmentative technology and rehabilitation engineering CIP_ALL
51.2399 Rehabilitation and therapeutic professions - Other CIP_ALL
51.24 – Veterinary medicine (DVM)
51.2401 Veterinary medicine (DVM) CIP_MD
51.25 – Veterinary biomedical and clinical sciences (Cert., MSc, PhD)
51.2501 Veterinary sciences/veterinary clinical sciences (Cert., MSc, PhD) - General CIP_MSC_PHD
51.2502 Veterinary anatomy (Cert., MSc, PhD) CIP_MSC_PHD
51.2503 Veterinary physiology (Cert., MSc, PhD) CIP_MSC_PHD
51.2504 Veterinary microbiology and immunobiology (Cert., MSc, PhD) CIP_MSC_PHD
51.2505 Veterinary pathology and pathobiology (Cert., MSc, PhD) CIP_MSC_PHD
51.2506 Veterinary toxicology and pharmacology (Cert., MSc, PhD) CIP_MSC_PHD
51.2507 Large animal/food animal and equine surgery and medicine (Cert., MSc, PhD) CIP_MSC_PHD
51.2508 Small/companion animal surgery and medicine (Cert., MSc, PhD) CIP_MSC_PHD
51.2509 Comparative and laboratory animal medicine (Cert., MSc, PhD) CIP_MSC_PHD
51.2510 Veterinary preventive medicine, epidemiology and public health (Cert., MSc, PhD) CIP_MSC_PHD
51.2511 Veterinary infectious diseases (Cert., MSc, PhD) CIP_MSC_PHD
51.2599 Veterinary biomedical and clinical sciences (Cert., MSc, PhD) - Other CIP_MSC_PHD
51.26 – Health aides/attendants/orderlies
51.2601 Health aide CIP_TR_COL
51.2602 Home health aide/home attendant CIP_TR_COL
51.2603 Medication aide CIP_TR_COL
51.2699 Health aides/attendants/orderlies - Other CIP_TR_COL
51.27 – Medical illustration and informatics
51.2703 Medical illustration/medical illustrator CIP_ALL
51.2706 Medical informatics CIP_ALL
51.2799 Medical illustration and informatics - Other CIP_ALL
51.31 – Dietetics and clinical nutrition services
51.3101 Dietetics/dietitian (RD) CIP_COL_UNIV
51.3102 Clinical nutrition/nutritionist CIP_COL_UNIV
51.3103 Dietetic technician (DTR) CIP_TR_COL
51.3104 Dietitian assistant CIP_TR_COL
51.3199 Dietetics and clinical nutrition services - Other CIP_ALL
51.32 – Bioethics/medical ethics
51.3201 Bioethics/medical ethics CIP_COL_UNIV
51.33 – Alternative and complementary medicine and medical systems
51.3301 Acupuncture CIP_ALL
51.3302 Traditional Chinese/Asian medicine and Chinese herbology CIP_ALL
51.3303 Naturopathic medicine/naturopathy (ND) CIP_ALL
51.3304 Homeopathic medicine/homeopathy CIP_ALL
51.3305 Ayurvedic medicine/Ayurveda CIP_ALL
51.3399 Alternative and complementary medicine and medical systems - Other CIP_ALL
51.34 – Alternative and complementary medical support services
51.3401 Direct-entry midwifery (LM, CPM) CIP_COL_UNIV
51.3499 Alternative and complementary medical support services - Other CIP_COL_UNIV
51.35 – Somatic bodywork and related therapeutic services
51.3501 Massage therapy/therapeutic massage CIP_ALL
51.3502 Asian bodywork therapy CIP_ALL
51.3503 Somatic bodywork CIP_ALL
51.3599 Somatic bodywork and related therapeutic services - Other CIP_ALL
51.36 – Movement and mind-body therapies
51.3601 Movement therapy CIP_ALL
51.3602 Yoga teacher training/yoga therapy CIP_ALL
51.3603 Hypnotherapy/hypnotherapist CIP_ALL
51.3699 Movement and mind-body therapies - Other CIP_ALL
51.37 – Energy-based and biologically based therapies
51.3701 Aromatherapy CIP_ALL
51.3702 Herbalism/herbalist CIP_ALL
51.3703 Polarity therapy CIP_ALL
51.3704 Reiki CIP_ALL
51.3799 Energy-based and biologically based therapies - Other CIP_ALL
51.99 – Health professions and related clinical sciences - Other
51.9999 Health professions and related clinical sciences - Other CIP_ALL
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Appendix N38
Major Field of Study - Classification using Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes – Academic and occupation-specific programs –
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services
CIP code Chapter, series, subseries and instructional program classes Level
52. – Business, management, marketing and related support services
52.01 – Business/commerce - General
Source: Statistics Canada – Catalogue no. 12-590-XIE.
52.0101 Business/commerce - General CIP_ALL
52.02 – Business administration, management and operations
52.0201 Business administration and management - General CIP_ALL
52.0202 Purchasing, procurement/acquisitions and contracts management CIP_ALL
52.0203 Logistics and materials management CIP_COL_UNIV
52.0204 Office management and supervision CIP_COL_UNIV
52.0205 Operations management and supervision CIP_COL_UNIV
52.0206 Non-profit/public/organizational management CIP_ALL
52.0207 Customer service management CIP_COL_UNIV
52.0208 E-commerce/electronic commerce CIP_COL_UNIV
52.0209 Transportation/transportation management CIP_COL_UNIV
52.0299 Business administration, management and operations - Other CIP_ALL
52.03 – Accounting and related services
52.0301 Accounting CIP_UNIV
52.0302 Accounting technology/technician and bookkeeping CIP_TR_COL
52.0303 Auditing CIP_COL_UNIV
52.0304 Accounting and finance CIP_COL_UNIV
52.0305 Accounting and business/management CIP_COL_UNIV
52.0399 Accounting and related services - Other CIP_ALL
52.04 – Business operations support and assistant services
52.0401 Administrative assistant and secretarial science - General CIP_ALL
52.0402 Executive assistant/executive secretary CIP_ALL
52.0406 Receptionist CIP_TR_COL
52.0407 Business/office automation/technology/data entry CIP_ALL
52.0408 General office occupations and clerical services CIP_ALL
52.0409 Parts, warehousing and inventory management operations CIP_TR_COL
52.0410 Traffic, customs and transportation clerk/technician CIP_TR_COL
52.0411 Customer service support/call centre/teleservice operation CIP_TR_COL
52.0499 Business operations support and assistant services - Other CIP_ALL
52.05 – Business/corporate communications
52.0501 Business/corporate communications CIP_ALL
52.06 – Business/managerial economics
52.0601 Business/managerial economics CIP_COL_UNIV
52.07 – Entrepreneurial and small business operations
52.0701 Entrepreneurship/entrepreneurial studies CIP_ALL
52.0702 Franchising and franchise operations CIP_TR_COL
52.0703 Small business administration/management CIP_ALL
52.0799 Entrepreneurial and small business operations - Other CIP_ALL
52.08 – Finance and financial management services
52.0801 Finance - General CIP_COL_UNIV
52.0803 Banking and financial support services CIP_COL_UNIV
52.0804 Financial planning and services CIP_COL_UNIV
52.0806 International finance CIP_COL_UNIV
52.0807 Investments and securities CIP_COL_UNIV
52.0808 Public finance CIP_COL_UNIV
52.0809 Credit management CIP_COL_UNIV
52.0899 Finance and financial management services - Other CIP_ALL
52.09 – Hospitality administration/management
52.0901 Hospitality administration/management - General CIP_COL_UNIV
52.0903 Tourism and travel services management CIP_COL_UNIV
52.0904 Hotel/motel administration/management CIP_ALL
52.0905 Restaurant/food services management CIP_TR_COL
52.0906 Resort management CIP_TR_COL
52.0999 Hospitality administration/management - Other CIP_ALL
52.10 – Human resources management and services
52.1001 Human resources management/personnel administration - General CIP_COL_UNIV
52.1002 Labour and industrial relations CIP_COL_UNIV
52.1003 Organizational behaviour studies CIP_COL_UNIV
52.1004 Labour studies CIP_COL_UNIV
52.1005 Human resources development CIP_COL_UNIV
52.1099 Human resources management and services - Other CIP_ALL
52.11 – International business/trade/commerce
52.1101 International business/trade/commerce CIP_COL_UNIV
52.12 – Management information systems and services
52.1201 Management information systems - General CIP_COL_UNIV
52.1206 Information resources management/Chief Information Officer (CIO) training CIP_COL_UNIV
52.1207 Knowledge management CIP_COL_UNIV
52.1299 Management information systems and services - Other CIP_ALL
52.13 – Management sciences and quantitative methods
52.1301 Management science - General CIP_COL_UNIV
52.1302 Business statistics CIP_COL_UNIV
52.1304 Actuarial science CIP_COL_UNIV
52.1399 Management sciences and quantitative methods - Other CIP_ALL
52.14 – Marketing
52.1401 Marketing/marketing management - General CIP_COL_UNIV
52.1402 Marketing research CIP_COL_UNIV
52.1403 International marketing CIP_COL_UNIV
52.1499 Marketing - Other CIP_ALL
52.15 – Real estate
52.1501 Real estate CIP_ALL
52.16 – Taxation
52.1601 Taxation CIP_COL_UNIV
52.17 – Insurance
52.1701 Insurance CIP_ALL
52.18 – General sales, merchandising and related marketing Operations
52.1801 Sales, distribution and marketing operations - General CIP_ALL
52.1802 Merchandising and buying operations CIP_TR_COL
52.1803 Retailing and retail operations CIP_TR_COL
52.1804 Selling skills and sales operations CIP_ALL
52.1899 General sales, merchandising and related marketing operations - Other CIP_ALL
52.19 – Specialized sales, merchandising and marketing operations
52.1901 Auctioneering CIP_TR_COL
52.1902 Fashion merchandising CIP_ALL
52.1903 Fashion modeling CIP_TR_COL
52.1904 Apparel and accessories marketing operations CIP_TR_COL
52.1905 Tourism and travel services marketing operations CIP_TR_COL
52.1906 Tourism promotion operations CIP_TR_COL
52.1907 Vehicle and vehicle parts and accessories marketing operations CIP_TR_COL
52.1908 Business and personal/financial services marketing operations CIP_TR_COL
52.1909 Special products marketing operations CIP_TR_COL
52.1910 Hospitality and recreation marketing operations CIP_ALL
52.1999 Specialized sales, merchandising and marketing operations - Other CIP_ALL
52.20 – Construction management
52.2001 Construction management CIP_ALL
52.99 – Business, management, marketing and related support services - Other
52.9999 Business, management, marketing and related support services - Other CIP_ALL
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Appendix N39
Major Field of Study - Classification using Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes – Academic and occupation-specific programs –
54. History
CIP code Chapter, series, subseries and instructional program classes Level
54. – History
54.01 – History
Source: Statistics Canada – Catalogue no. 12-590-XIE.
54.0101 History - General CIP_COL_UNIV
54.0102 American history (United States) CIP_COL_UNIV
54.0103 European history CIP_COL_UNIV
54.0104 History and philosophy of science and technology CIP_COL_UNIV
54.0105 Public/applied history and archival administration CIP_COL_UNIV
54.0106 Asian history CIP_COL_UNIV
54.0107 Canadian history CIP_COL_UNIV
54.0199 History - Other CIP_ALL
Appendix N40
Major Field of Study - Classification using Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes – Academic and occupation-specific programs –
55. French language and literature/letters (Canada)
CIP code Chapter, series, subseries and instructional program classes Level
55. – French language and literature/letters (Canada)
55.01 – French language and literature (Canada) - General
Source: Statistics Canada – Catalogue no. 12-590-XIE.
55.0101 French language and literature (Canada) - General CIP_COL_UNIV
55.03 – French composition (Canada)
55.0301 French composition (Canada) CIP_COL_UNIV
55.04 – French creative writing (Canada)
55.0401 French creative writing (Canada) CIP_COL_UNIV
55.05 – French Canadian literature (Canada)
55.0501 French Canadian literature (Canada) CIP_COL_UNIV
55.06 – French literature ([France and the French community] [Canada])
55.0601 French literature ([France and the French community] [Canada]) CIP_COL_UNIV
55.07 – French speech and rhetorical studies (Canada)
55.0701 French speech and rhetorical studies (Canada) CIP_ALL
55.08 – French technical and business writing (Canada)
55.0801 French technical and business writing (Canada) CIP_COL_UNIV
55.99 – French language and literature/letters (Canada) - Other
55.9999 French language and literature/letters (Canada) - Other CIP_ALL
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Appendix N41
Major Field of Study - Classification using Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes – Dental, medical and veterinary residency programs –
60. Dental, medical and veterinary residency programs
CIP code Chapter, series, subseries and instructional program classes Level
60. – Dental, medical and veterinary residency programs
60.01 – Dental residency programs
Source: Statistics Canada – Catalogue no. 12-590-XIE.
60.0101 Dental/oral surgery specialty residency programs CIP_MD
60.0102 Dental public health specialty residency programs CIP_MD
60.0103 Endodontics specialty residency programs CIP_MD
60.0104 Oral pathology specialty residency programs CIP_MD
60.0105 Orthodontics specialty residency programs CIP_MD
60.0106 Pedodontics specialty residency programs CIP_MD
60.0107 Periodontics specialty residency programs CIP_MD
60.0108 Prosthodontics specialty residency programs CIP_MD
60.0199 Dental residency programs - Other CIP_MD
60.02 – Medical residency programs
60.0201 Aerospace medicine residency programs CIP_MD
60.0202 Allergies and immunology residency programs CIP_MD
60.0203 Anesthesiology residency programs CIP_MD
60.0204 Blood banking residency programs CIP_MD
60.0205 Cardiology residency programs CIP_MD
60.0206 Chemical pathology residency programs CIP_MD
60.0207 Child/pediatric neurology residency programs CIP_MD
60.0208 Child psychiatry residency programs CIP_MD
60.0209 Colon and rectal surgery residency programs CIP_MD
60.0210 Critical care anesthesiology residency programs CIP_MD
60.0211 Critical care medicine residency programs CIP_MD
60.0212 Critical care surgery residency programs CIP_MD
60.0213 Dermatology residency programs CIP_MD
60.0214 Dermatopathology residency programs CIP_MD
60.0215 Diagnostic radiology residency programs CIP_MD
60.0216 Emergency medicine residency programs CIP_MD
60.0217 Endocrinology and metabolism residency programs CIP_MD
60.0218 Family medicine residency programs CIP_MD
60.0219 Forensic pathology residency programs CIP_MD
60.0220 Gastroenterology residency programs CIP_MD
60.0221 General surgery residency programs CIP_MD
60.0222 Geriatric medicine residency programs CIP_MD
60.0223 Hand surgery residency programs CIP_MD
60.0224 Hematology residency programs CIP_MD
60.0225 Hematological pathology residency programs CIP_MD
60.0226 Immunopathology residency programs CIP_MD
60.0227 Infectious disease residency programs CIP_MD
60.0228 Internal medicine residency programs CIP_MD
60.0229 Laboratory medicine residency programs CIP_MD
60.0230 Musculoskeletal oncology residency programs CIP_MD
60.0231 Neonatal-perinatal medicine residency programs CIP_MD
60.0232 Nephrology residency programs CIP_MD
60.0233 Neurological surgery/neurosurgery residency programs CIP_MD
60.0234 Neurology residency programs CIP_MD
60.0235 Neuropathology residency programs CIP_MD
60.0236 Nuclear medicine residency programs CIP_MD
60.0237 Nuclear radiology residency programs CIP_MD
60.0238 Obstetrics and gynecology residency programs CIP_MD
60.0239 Occupational medicine residency programs CIP_MD
60.0240 Oncology residency programs CIP_MD
60.0241 Ophthalmology residency programs CIP_MD
60.0242 Orthopedics/orthopedic surgery residency programs CIP_MD
60.0243 Otolaryngology residency programs CIP_MD
60.0244 Pathology residency programs CIP_MD
60.0245 Pediatric cardiology residency programs CIP_MD
60.0246 Pediatric endocrinology residency programs CIP_MD
60.0247 Pediatric hemato-oncology residency programs CIP_MD
60.0248 Pediatric nephrology residency programs CIP_MD
60.0249 Pediatric orthopedics residency programs CIP_MD
60.0250 Pediatric surgery residency programs CIP_MD
60.0251 Pediatrics residency programs CIP_MD
60.0252 Physical and rehabilitation medicine residency programs CIP_MD
60.0253 Plastic surgery residency programs CIP_MD
60.0254 Preventive medicine residency programs CIP_MD
60.0255 Psychiatry residency programs CIP_MD
60.0256 Public health medicine residency programs CIP_MD
60.0257 Pulmonary disease residency programs CIP_MD
60.0258 Radiation oncology residency programs CIP_MD
60.0259 Radioisotopic pathology residency programs CIP_MD
60.0260 Rheumatology residency programs CIP_MD
60.0261 Sports medicine residency programs CIP_MD
60.0262 Thoracic surgery residency programs CIP_MD
60.0263 Urology residency programs CIP_MD
60.0264 Vascular surgery residency programs CIP_MD
60.0265 Adult reconstructive orthopedics (orthopedic surgery) residency programs CIP_MD
60.0266 Child neurology residency programs CIP_MD
60.0267 Cytopathology residency programs CIP_MD
60.0268 Geriatric medicine (internal medicine) residency programs CIP_MD
60.0269 Pediatric urology residency programs CIP_MD
60.0270 Physical medicine and rehabilitation/psychiatry residency programs CIP_MD
60.0271 Orthopedic surgery of the spine residency programs CIP_MD
60.0299 Medical residency programs - Other CIP_MD
60.03 – Veterinary residency programs
60.0301 Veterinary anesthesiology residency programs CIP_MD
60.0302 Veterinary dentistry residency programs CIP_MD
60.0303 Veterinary dermatology residency programs CIP_MD
60.0304 Veterinary emergency and critical care medicine residency programs CIP_MD
60.0305 Veterinary internal medicine residency programs CIP_MD
60.0306 Laboratory animal medicine residency programs CIP_MD
60.0307 Veterinary microbiology residency programs CIP_MD
60.0308 Veterinary nutrition residency programs CIP_MD
60.0309 Veterinary ophthalmology residency programs CIP_MD
60.0310 Veterinary pathology residency programs CIP_MD
60.0311 Veterinary practice residency programs CIP_MD
60.0312 Veterinary preventive medicine residency programs CIP_MD
60.0313 Veterinary radiology residency programs CIP_MD
60.0314 Veterinary surgery residency programs CIP_MD
60.0315 Theriogenology residency programs CIP_MD
60.0316 Veterinary toxicology residency programs CIP_MD
60.0317 Zoological medicine residency programs CIP_MD
60.0399 Veterinary residency programs - Other CIP_MD