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University Transfer Pathway to Health Sciences Certificate


Intake
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Spring

  • Location
    Broadway
  • Campuses
    Broadway

    Resources

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    City of Vancouver
  • Length
    One Year
  • Tuition Estimate
    $52695 Total
  • Book & Supplies Cost Estimates
    $175 to $200 per course
  • Credential Granted
    • Certificate
    • University Course Transfer

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Application Deadline Advice

Applications should be submitted as early as possible. Qualified applicants are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.

Application Fee: $35

1) Program Admission Requirements

Academic (minimum grade in bracket)

1. High school graduation or equivalent

2. English

One of:

  • English 12 (C+)
  • VCC ENGL 0981 & ENGL 0991 (C+)
  • VCC ENGL 098 & ENGL 099 and Writing 0995 (C+)
  • equivalent course

Admission Advice

If you don't have English 12 with at least a "C+" grade, it's possible to gain equivalency through satisfactory standing in one of the following:
  • VCC English 1101 or 1100
  • Language Proficiency Index (LPI) exam (4 overall, 5 in English usage, 26 in composition)
  • Langara English Test (LET) (4 overall)
  • VCC/English Language Assessment (ELA) (145 overall, 16/20 essay)
  • International English Language Testing System (IELTS) (6.5 overall with no score less than 6)
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) (internet based 82 overall, 21 reading and listening, 20 writing and speaking)

 

2) Institution Admission Requirements

Applicants also have to satisfy VCC's institution admission requirements as listed below.

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.

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