1. One of:
1. Graduates of OC's Human Service Worker Certificate may apply for advanced standing in the diploma program. Graduates from similar certificate programs offered by other post-secondary institutions may also apply for advanced standing. Course equivalencies will be determined on an individual basis in consultation with the Department Chair.
2. A Class 4 (restricted version) driver's licence is strongly recommended for the practicum and eventual employment.
3. Qualified applicants will be admitted based on their date of application.
Applicants also have to satisfy OC's Institutional Admission Requirements.
If English is not your first language, you must submit one of the following (minimum scores):
Verify with the institution directly
The following Citizenship and Immigration, Age, and English requirements apply.
For details on Transfer Student admission check here
For details on Mature Student admission check here.
For details on applying to Okanagan College check the Become a Student site here.
Introductory Note: Normally one year of academic study is made up of 15 units or 30 credits.
Graduates are eligible for the following transfer opportunities:
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.
Training in a program like this one can lead to different careers. Related occupations are presented to show potential career options, not definite outcomes.
These links lead to occupational descriptions on WorkBC.