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Medical Laboratory Technology Science Diploma


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Intake
  • Winter

Study Options
  • Work
    Experience
  • Location
    Prince George Campus
  • Campuses
    Prince George

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  • Length
    2.5 Years
  • Tuition Estimate
    $6200 year one
  • Book & Supplies Cost Estimates
    $5000 Total
  • Credential Granted
    • Diploma
    • University Block Transfer

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Application Deadline Advice

Applications may be submitted at any time. Early application is strongly recommended.

Application Fee: $40

Academic (minimum grade needed in bracket)

1. One of:

  • high school graduation
  • ABE Advanced Certificate

2. English

One of:

  • English 12 (C)
  • English 12 First Peoples (C)
  • Technical and Professional Communications 12 (C)
  • ENGL 045 (C)
  • equivalent course

3. Math

One of:

  • Foundations of Math 12 (C)
  • Pre-Calculus 12 (C)
  • Math 050 (C)
  • equivalent course

4. Biology

One of:

  • Biology 12 (C)
  • Biology 050 (C)
  • equivalent course

5. Chemistry

One of:

  • Chemistry 12 (C)
  • Chemistry 050 (C)
  • equivalent course

Non-Academic

  • submit a completed "Self Report on Suitability" form
  • submit a completed Medical Laboratory Technology (MLT) Career Investigation Report form
  • Criminal Record Search

Admission Advice

1. As part of the selection process, shortlisted applicants will be interviewed (teleconferencing is an option). The MLT Career Investigation Report form is the primary means of selecting applicants for the interview.

2. Students accepted into the program will have to supply documents certifying current immunizations, health exams and a current first aid certificate.

3. Self-identified Canadian Aboriginal applicants who meet the admission requirements by the priority deadline will be given priority for 20% of the seats in the program.

4. For details on the program's selection criteria, please visit CNC's website.

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 may obtain a Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Science Degree from the University of British Columbia with two more years of study.

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

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

 

 

 

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