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Engineering (Applied Science) Certificate


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Intake
  • Fall

  • Location
    Prince George
  • Campuses
    Prince George

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  • Length
    One Year
  • Tuition Estimate
    $4641 Total
  • Book & Supplies Cost Estimates
    $2000 Total
  • Credential Granted
    • Certificate
    • University Block Transfer
    • University Course Transfer

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Application Deadline Advice

Applications are accepted after September 15 for entry the following Fall. Applications for the following Fall should be received by March 31 to ensure priority admissions processing and review. Applications for the following Winter should be received by October 31.

Application Fee: $40

Academic

1. One of:

  • high school graduation with English 12 or English 12 First Peoples 
  • ABE/Academic Upgrading Advanced Certificate
  • General Educational Development (GED) Certificate
  • completion of Grade 11 (with an outstanding academic record in the year of application)

2. Math

One of:

  • Principles of Math 12
  • Pre-calculus 12
  • MATH 050
  • MATH 100
  • or equivalent

3. Chemistry

One of:

  • Chemistry 12
  • CHEM 050

4. Physics

One of:

  • Physics 12
  • PHYS 050

Admission Advice

1. You will need to meet prerequisites of specific courses.

2. Students applying for admission to MATH 101, CSC 109, PHYS 101, or CHEM 111 who have obtained a "C+" grade (or interim grade) or less in Principles of Math 12, Pre-Calculus 12, or Math 050 will be registered in MATH 100.

English Language Requirements

Summary

Completion of English 12

If your first language is not English, one of the following is required (minimum score):                 

  • A TOEFL score of 550 (PBT), 213 (CBT) or 80 (IBT)
  • An IELTS score of 6.0
  • Completion of Level 4 English for Academic Purposes at CNC

Verify with the institution directly

 

General Admission Requirements (All Students)

English Language Requirement - You must have proficiency in English at a level suitable for your desired program.

BC Secondary School (or equivalent)

You must meet the admission requirements of your intended program (detailed in the program admission requirements section for CNC programs in Education Planner).

The following qualifications are normally accepted where Grade 12 or equivalent is needed as a requirement for admission:

  • graduation from a BC Secondary School; or
  • completion of a BC Adult Graduation Diploma; or
  • completion of the General Education Development (GED) tests; or
  • completion of the Adult Basic Education (ABE) Advanced Certificate
For more details on General Admission to CNC check here.

Out-of-Province

You must meet the admission requirements of your intended program (detailed in the program admission requirements section for CNC programs in Education Planner).

The following qualifications are normally accepted where Grade 12 or equivalent is needed as a requirement for admission:

  • graduation from a BC Secondary School; or
  • completion of a BC Adult Graduation Diploma; or
  • completion of the General Education Development (GED) tests; or
  • completion of the Adult Basic Education (ABE) Advanced Certificate
For more details on General Admission to CNC check here.

BC Transfer Student

You must meet the academic requirements of your intended program (detailed in the program admission requirements section for CNC programs in Education Planner).

If you have completed courses at other post-secondary institutions you may request these credits be transferred to CNC. An official transcript from each institution at which the courses were taken must accompany your transfer credit request.

Out-of-Province Transfer Student

You must meet the academic requirements of your intended program (detailed in the program admission requirements section for CNC programs in Education Planner).

If you have completed courses at other post-secondary institutions you may request these credits be transferred to CNC. An official transcript from each institution at which the courses were taken must accompany your transfer credit request.

Mature Student

Details on Mature Student Admission can be found on the Admissions, Registration and Records web page.

International Student

Details on International Student Admission can be found on the Admissions, Registration and Records web page.

Other Student (including Special Consideration)

Details on Special Admission can be found on the Admissions, Registration and Records web page.

How to Apply

Details on applying can be found on the Admissions, Registration and Records web page.

Inter-Institutional Block Arrangements

Graduates with at least a 2.5 (ie-between a "C+" and "B-") grade point average are eligible to apply to the second year of UBC's Engineering degree program.

With one or two course substitutions students can also transfer to the following undergraduate Engineering degree programs:

  • Computer Engineering/Computer Science; Electrical Engineering; Mechanical Engineering; Software Engineering - University of Victoria (UVic)
  • Joint Environmental Engineering - University of Northern BC (UNBC)/University of British Columbia (UBC)
Individual courses within the program also transfer to UVic, Simon Fraser University, UNBC, Thompson Rivers University and other post-secondary institutions in BC.

Final Notes: Minimum grade point average and other requirements may apply. All transfer requirements should be confirmed with advising personnel at the intended institution.

Students may also wish to refer to the BC Council on Admissions & Transfer's BC Transfer Guide. This website offers details about transfer arrangements between post-secondary institutions in BC. This information includes course-to-course transfer opportunities.