Program Details

Fast Facts

  • Institution:
    UBCO
  • Location:
    Kelowna BC
  • Program Length:
    2+ Years
  • Approx. Tuition Cost:
    $5884 per year
  • Approx. Books Cost:
    $1860 per year
  • Credentials:
  • Application Fee:
    $68
Application Deadline Advice
Applications must be submitted by January 31 for September entry. Early application is recommended.

 

Admissions Info

Admission for BC High School Graduates (minimum grade needed in bracket):

Academic

1. Meet UBC-O's English Language Requirement

2A. Admission is competitive. Courses used in the calculation of the grade point average (GPA) are:

  • English 12 or English 12 First Peoples
  • Principles of Math 12 or Pre-Calculus 12 (67%)
  • two other approved Grade 12 courses including at least one of: Biology 12, Chemistry 12, Geology 12, Geography 12, or Physics 12.

2B. Chemistry 11 is required for admission, but not used in the calculation of the GPA

Non-Academic

1. Complete a Personal Profile

Admission Advice

1. The following courses are approved Grade 12 courses. They can be used to calculate your admissions average.
  • All Advanced Placement courses (AP Calculus cannot be used instead of Principles of Mathematics 12 for programs that require Principles of Mathematics 12)
  • All International Baccalaureate courses
  • American Sign Language 12
  • Arabic 12
  • BC First Nations Studies 12
  • Biology 12
  • Calculus 12
  • Chemistry 12
  • Computer Information Systems 12
  • Computer Programming 12
  • Croatian 12
  • Economics 12
  • English Literature 12
  • English 12 or English 12 First Peoples
  • Français Langue 12 or French 12
  • Geography 12
  • Geology 12
  • German 12
  • Halq'eméylem 12
  • Heiltsuk 12
  • History 12
  • Hul'q'umi'num' 12
  • Italian 12
  • Japanese 12
  • Korean 12
  • Kwak’wala 12
  • Law 12
  • Liqwala/Kwakwala 12
  • Mandarin 12
  • nsíylxc?n (Okanagan Language) 12
  • Nte?kepmxcin 12
  • Nuu-chah-nulth 12
  • Physics 12
  • Principles of Mathematics 12 or Pre-Calculus 12
  • Punjabi 12
  • Russian 12
  • Secwepemctsin (Shuswap Language) 12
  • Shashishalhem (Sechelt Language) 12
  • Sim'algaxhl Nisga'a 12
  • Sm'algyax 12
  • Social Justice 12
  • Spanish 12
  • Sustainable Resources 12
  • Tsek'ene 12
  • Upper St’at’imcets 12

2. You will need to declare a Major in second year (after completing 24 credits).

3. Check here for all other admission categories.

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