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Rural Health Sciences Advanced Diploma


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Intake
  • Fall

Study Options
  • Work
    Experience
  • Location
    Castlegar
  • Campuses
    Castlegar

    Resources

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    City of Castlegar
  • Length
    Three Years
  • Tuition Estimate
    $5119 per year
  • Book & Supplies Cost Estimates
    $1679 per year
  • Credential Granted
    • Associate Degree
    • Advanced Diploma
    • University Course Transfer

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Application Deadline Advice

Applications may be submitted up to 12 months before the program start date. Qualified applicants are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. Early application is recommended.

Application Fee: $37

Academic

1. High school graduation or equivalent

2. English

One of:

  • English 12 (67%)
  • English 12 First Peoples (67%)
  • IELTS (6.5)

3. Math

One of:

  • Principles of Math 12 (67%)
  • Pre-Calculus 12 (67%)

4. Two Grade 12 courses including at least one of:

  • Biology 12 (67%)
  • Chemistry 12 (67%)
  • Geography 12 (67%)
  • Geology 12 (67%)
  • Physics 12 (67%)

5. Chemistry 11 (67%)

6. Physics 11 (60%)

Non-Academic

1. Complete the RPM application package

Admission Advice

1.  Mature students (ie - at least 19 years old and have been out of the school system for at least one year) may be admitted based on work experience or other criteria. Mature students must normally meet all course prerequisites. Individuals considering applying under this category should do so at least one year in advance of the desired start date since academic upgrading may be needed.

English Language Requirements

Summary

If English is not your first language, you must provide one of the following (minimum scores):

  • Completion of English 12 or equivalent
  • A C+ grade in advanced core courses in the Selkirk College English Language Program and Provincial Level English 51
  • A TOEFL score of 213 (computer) or 80 (internet)
  • A EIKEN grade of pre-1
  • An IELTS score of 6.0
  • A Language Proficiency Index of 4

Verify with the institution directly

General Admission Requirements (All Students)

You must meet the general admission requirements of the college as well as the specific admission requirements of your intended program.

Special Note: The admission requirements for all Selkirk College programs are detailed separately in Education Planner.

BC Secondary School (or equivalent)

If you have graduated from a BC Secondary School (or equivalent) you are eligible for general admission to Selkirk. You must also meet any admission requirements of your intended program.

Special Note: The admission requirements for all Selkirk College programs are detailed separately in Education Planner.

Out-of-Province

If you have graduated from Secondary School (or equivalent) you are eligible for general admission to Selkirk. You must also meet any admission requirements of your intended program.

Special Note: The admission requirements for all Selkirk College programs are detailed separately in Education Planner.

BC Transfer Student

For Transfer Credit details check here.

Out-of-Province Transfer Student

For Transfer Credit details check here.

Mature Student

If you are at least 19 years old at the time of registration you are eligible for general admission to Selkirk. You must also meet any admission requirements of your intended program.

Special Note: The admission requirements for all Selkirk College programs are detailed separately in Education Planner.

 

 

International Student

For details on International Student Admission check here.

Other Student (including Special Consideration)

Applicants who do not qualify for admission to Selkirk in any of the other admission categories may still qualify for general admission in one of the following two ways:

  • if you are under 19 years old but who have the written recommendation of their secondary school principal; or
  • if you are considered by the Admissions and Standards Committee to be capable of succeeding in college courses based on their particular circumstances.

You must also meet the specific admission requirements of your intended program.

Special Note: The program admission requirements for all Selkirk College programs are detailed separately in Education Planner.

How to Apply

For details on How to Apply check here.

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