Admission Requirements

Admission Requirements

Students must have completed either a three- or four-year accredited Bachelor’s degree from a recognized university or college. Preference will be given to applicants with a degree in criminology, law, psychology, biology, occupational health, environmental sciences, or engineering.

Domestic students may apply with a two-year associate degree or diploma in environmental sciences or occupational health and safety.

English Language Proficiency

International students must demonstrate English-language proficiency with one of the following:

  • TOEFL (internet-based) with a total score of 90 or higher, and a minimum of 22 in Listening, 22 in Reading, 21 in Speaking, and 21 in Writing
  • IELTS (Academic) 6.5 overall with no band less than 6.0
  • CAEL 70 overall with essay 70
  • LPI (Language Proficiency Index) Level 4 with essay 24
  • Successful completion of LEAP Level 8
  • Successful completion of B.C. Grade 12 English or Communications 12 or equivalent
  • Successful completion of a post-secondary level English or Communications course for which Langara College awards transfer credit.

Students that do not meet the minimum English requirements will have the option to enroll in the Langara English Academic Purposes (LEAP) program to fulfill this requirement and then enter the program. Please note that students admitted to this program are not members of the Langara Students' Union.