BC High School Graduates1. Grade 12 graduation or equivalent with at least a C average
1. You may also apply as a mature student. To be considered you must:
Applicants also have to satisfy UCW's Institutional Admission Requirements.
At UCW English is the language of instruction. Applicants whose first language is not English, or who have received their education in another language, must provide evidence of English language proficiency at a university level such as an IELTS score of at least 6.5 with a writing band score of 6.0. Other options are detailed here
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Applicants who have graduated from a BC secondary school (high school) or equivalent are required to have, at minimum, the equivalent of a BC high school (Grade 12) diploma, with an overall average of C.
For details on Secondary School graduate admission check here.
Students who have completed at least 24 credit hours of academic post-secondary credits (one full-time year at the tertiary level) at a recognized institution may be reviewed for admission on the basis of their post-secondary studies. A minimum 2.00 cumulative grade point average (CGPA) or C average is required to be admitted without consideration of high school completion.
For details on transfer credit check here.
The Admissions Committee may consider an applicant for Special Admission (Mature Student Admission) if the applicant does not otherwise qualify for admission but demonstrates a combination of education and experience that indicates the ability to be successful in their program of study. Such applicants generally must:
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Applicants who have not completed the equivalent of a Canadian High School (Grade 12) diploma, or do not meet the minimum admissions requirements, may be accepted into an undergraduate program. In lieu of a high school diploma, the Admissions Committee will consider if the applicant has the work experience, or a combination of education and experience, that will indicate ability to be successful in their program of study. Applicants generally must:
To apply, all applicants to undergraduate programs must submit:
A completed application form;
Applicants who completed high school or post-secondary studies outside Canada must also submit:
If the original documents are not in English, a certified English translation is also required.
Training in a program like this one can lead to different careers. Related occupations are presented to show potential career options, not definite outcomes.
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