Program Details

Fast Facts

  • Institution:
    Capilano
  • Location:
    North Vancouver Campus
  • Program Length:
    1 - 2 Years
  • Approx. Tuition Cost:
    $5563 Year One
  • Approx. Books Cost:
    $1435 per year
  • 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
  • English 12 First Peoples

3. Math

One of:

  • Pre-Calculus 12 (C+)
  • Pre-Calculus 11 (A)
  • MATH 097 (C-)
  • BMTH 044 (B)
  • Math Placement Test (Pre-calculus MPT or Calculus MPT)

4. One of:

  • Chemistry 11
  • BCHM 044
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 (Academic 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 EDT (English Diagnostic Test) or LPI (Language Proficiency Index) prior to registering in an English course.

3. Admission into the Engineering Transition program is competitive, so meeting the above minimum requirements does not guarantee admission.
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