Program Details

Fast Facts

  • Institution:
    Capilano
  • Location:
    North Vancouver Campus
  • Program Length:
    1 - 2 Years
  • Approx. Tuition Cost:
    $6605 Total
  • Approx. Books Cost:
    $1435 Total
  • Credentials:
  • Application Fee:
    $50
Application Deadline Advice
Applications must be submitted by March 31. Earlier application is strongly recommended.

Admissions Info

Academic (minimum grade needed in bracket)

1. One of:

  • BC Secondary School Graduation (Grade 12) or equivalent
  • Mature Student Status (must be at least 19 years old)

2. English

One of:

  • English 12 (C-)
  • English 12 First Peoples (C-)

3. Math

One of:

  • Pre-calculus 12 (A)
  • Calculus 12 and Pre-calculus 12 (B)
  • MATH 105 (C-)
  • BMTH 054 (B)
  • Math Placement Test completion (= Calculus MPT)
4. Chemistry

One of:
  • Chemistry 12 (B)
  • CHEM 101 (B)
  • BCHM 054 (B)

5. Physics

One of:

  • Physics 12 (B)
  • PHYS 104 (C)
  • BPHY 054 (B)

Admission Advice


1. If English is not your primary language you must meet one of:

  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) requirement = 560 paper-based or 83 internet-based.
  • English Language Assessment (ELA) requirement = 145.
  • International English Language Testing System (IELTS) = 6.5 overall and no score less than 6.
  • Canadian Academic English Language (CAEL) Assessment = 70.
  • Pearson Test of English (PTE Academic) = 56.
  • Capilano University EAP 100 (B+) and EAP 101 (B+)

2.Students with less than 73% in English 12 or English 12 First Peoples will be required to write the English Diagnostic Test (EDT) or Language Proficiency Index (LPI) prior to registering in an English course.

3.Admission is competitive, so meeting the minimum requirements does not guarantee admission.

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