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Intake
  • Fall

  • Location
    Broadway (King Edward) Campus
  • Campuses
    Broadway

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    City of Vancouver
  • Length
    Two Years
  • Tuition Estimate
    $89 per credit + $29 per term student fees
  • Book & Supplies Cost Estimates
    $594 - $669 per course
  • Credential Granted
    • Diploma
    • University Block Transfer
    • University Course Transfer

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Application Deadline Advice

Students should contact the Music Department at 604.871.7297 to confirm admission deadlines and interview arrangements. Application deadline is April 3.

Application Fee: $35

Academic

1. High school graduation or equivalent

2. English

One of:

  • English 12
  • Communications 12
  • IELTS (6.5, no band less than 6.0)
  • TOEFL (550 paper or 213 computer based)
  • VCC English Language Assessment minimum (145, with speaking 27/30, listening 27/30, essay 16/30, and reading 50/70
  • LPI (4, English usage 5, essay 26)
  • equivalent course
Non-Academic 
  • audition requirements differ for each instrument and vary from option to option. For specific audition requirements, see the School of Music website.

English Language Requirements

Summary

Check individual programs for English proficiency requirements

Verify with the institution directly

 

General Admission Requirements (All Students)

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

BC Secondary School (or equivalent)

You must meet the admission requirements of your intended program before your name is added to a waitlist or registered in a program.

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

 

Out-of-Province

You must meet the admission requirements of your intended program before your name is added to a waitlist or registered in a program.

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

BC Transfer Student

If you have prior post-secondary education that you want to transfer to VCC you must make a formal request through the Registrar's Office by completing an Approval for Transfer Credit form and attaching all required documents. For more information call 604.443.8411.

Out-of-Province Transfer Student

If you have prior post-secondary education that you want to transfer to VCC you must make a formal request through the Registrar's Office by completing an Approval for Transfer Credit form and attaching all required documents. For more information call 604.443.8411.

 

Mature Student

You must be at least 18 years old (unless you have graduated from Secondary School) to meet the general admission requirement for VCC. In addition, specific program admission requirements must also be met.

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

 

International Student

VCC International is the information gateway for International Students. It includes information on admission requirements, application procedures and much more.

Other Student (including Special Consideration)

Not Applicable

How to Apply

To apply to VCC check here.

Inter-Institutional Block Arrangements

Courses within the program may transfer on an individual basis to other post-secondary institutions in the province. Contact an academic advisor or program personnel for details.

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.

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