Admission Requirements

Admission Requirements

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

Applicants are required to meet Langara College general admission requirements:

Academic Requirements

  • One of the following (prerequisites are valid for only three years):
    • A minimum “A” grade in Precalculus 12;
    • Permission of the department based on the MDT process (MDT 090);
    • A minimum “C+” grade in MATH 1170;
    • A minimum “C+” grade in Precalculus 12 and a minimum “C-“ grade in Calculus 12.
  • A minimum “B” grade in Chemistry 12 or a minimum “C-“ grade in CHEM 1118. Prerequisites are valid for only three years.
  • A minimum “C+” grade in Anatomy and Physiology 12 or a minimum “C” grade in BIOL 1111, 1118, 1218, or 1175 (see note 2).
  • One of the following:
    • English Studies 12 with a minimum 80% (see note 1);
    • Literary Studies 12 with a minimum 80% (see note 1);
    • English First Peoples 12 with a minimum 80% (see note 1);
    • LET (Langara English Test) score of 3 or higher;
    • LPI (Language Proficiency Index) with a minimum 26 on the essay and one of 5 in English usage, 5 in sentence structure, or 10 in reading comprehension;
    • A minimum “C”  grade in ENGL 1120;
    • An “S” grade in ENGL 1107, 1108, or 1110.

NOTES:

  1. Applicants who completed BC English 12, BC English Literature 12, or BC English First Peoples 12 prior to September 2019 may use these courses to satisfy this requirement.
  2. Applicants who completed Biology 12 prior to September 2019 may use this course to satisfy this requirement.

Program Preference

Preference may be given to applicants who exceed the minimum academic requirements.

Application Deadline

  • May 31 (September intake)

Documents Required for Application Evaluation

(Applications will not be considering until all documents have been received)

  • Completed application for admission.
  • Official transcript(s).
  • LET or LPI scores (if applicable).

Admission to a program does not guarantee registration in required courses. Students interested in the program are strongly encouraged to check individual course prerequisites and submit relevant documents to Registrar & Enrolment Services well in advance of the registration period.

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

To be admitted and participate in a Co-operative Education option, students must:

  1. Be enrolled in three program courses (minimum 9 credits) or more, not including EXPE 2300 (formerly BUSM 2300/COOP 2300).
  2. Achieve and maintain a minimum GPA of 2.6 in each term.
  3. Successfully complete an employability assessment interview with a Co-op Officer, and
  4. Complete EXPE 2300 (formerly BUSM 2300/COOP 2300) with a "C" or higher.

For further information, please contact Chair of the Biology Department or the Students Affairs Coordinator in the Computing Science and Information Systems Department.

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

To be admitted and participate in a Co-operative Education option, students must:

  1. Be enrolled in three program courses (minimum 9 credits) or more, not including EXPE 2300 (formerly BUSM 2300/COOP 2300).
  2. Achieve and maintain a minimum GPA of 2.6 in each term.
  3. Successfully complete an employability assessment interview with a Co-op Officer, and
  4. Complete EXPE 2300 (formerly BUSM 2300/COOP 2300) with a "C" or higher.