Admission Requirements

Please refer to the information regarding general requirements for Admission and Application to Langara College programs.

Academic Requirements

  1. Completion of BC Grade 12 or equivalent, or be 19 years of age.
  2. One of the following:
    • Successful completion of English Studies 12 or equivalent (see note), OR
    • Successful completion of a post-secondary English or Communications course for which Langara College awards transfer credit, OR
    • LET (Langara English Test) Level 2, OR
    • LPI (Language Proficiency Index) Level 4 with essay 24, OR
    • TOEFL (paper-based) with a total score of 550 or higher and an essay score of 4.0 or higher, OR
    • TOEFL (Internet-based) with a total score of 80 or higher and a minimum of 18 in Listening, 20 in Reading, 18 in Speaking, and 20 in Writing, OR
    • IELTS 6.5, OR
    • CAEL 60 overall with essay 60, OR
    • Successful Completion of LEAP Level 8, OR
    • ELA (English Language Assessment) 145 offered by Vancouver Community College (VCC), OR
    • Successful completion of VCC English 099
    • Successful completion of at least four years of full-time studies in English in a country where English is the principal language.
  3. Applicants who have completed 24 credits or more of post-secondary study must have a cumulative grade point average of 2.33 or higher.

NOTE: Applicants who completed BC English 12 or Communications 12 prior to September 2019 may use these courses to satisfy this requirement.

NOTE: If you do not meet the English language proficiency requirements for admission to the university studies/open enrolment program, you may apply to the Langara English for Academic Purposes (LEAP) program. LEAP is a full-time, integrated, intensive English and academic skills program that prepares you for college and university study.