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University Transfer Environmental Studies Certificate


Intake
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

  • Location
    Vancouver
  • Campuses
    Broadway

    Resources

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    City of Vancouver
  • Length
    1 year
  • Tuition Estimate
    $5800 Total
  • Book & Supplies Cost Estimates
    $200 - $500
  • Credential Granted
    Certificate

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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 (72% combination of in-class and Provincial Exam)
  • English 12 (72% in Provincial exam)
  • English 12 (64% final grade) and VCC ENSK 0902 (B)
  • VCC ENGL 0981 & ENGL 0991 (B)
  • ABE Assessment = 60 in reading, 52 in writing and 0991 on paragraph
  • Language Proficiency Exam (LPI) = 5/35
  • Langara English Test = 4 overall

3. Biology

One of:

  • Biology 11 and 12 (C+ in each)
  • VCC Biology 0861/0871 and Biology 0983/0993 (C+ in both)
  • Equivalent

4. Chemistry

One of:

  • Chemistry 11 (C+)
  • VCC Chemistry 0861/0871 (C+)
  • Equivalent

5.Math

One of:

  • Pre-Calculus 11 (C)
  • VCC Math 0861/0871 (C in both)
  • Equivalent

Admission Advice

1. Information about VCC assessment testing services can be found here.
2. For course registration and program completion purposes, you should make sure that you meet the prerequisites for the Arts and/or Science courses in the program.

 

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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