Admission Requirements

Admission Requirements

Note: Applications for admission to the Diploma in Digital and Print Publishing have been suspended until further notice.

Academic Requirements

Domestic Applicants:  BC Grade 12 Graduation (or equivalent) or 19 years of age or older
International Applicants: BC Grade 12 Graduation (or equivalent)

English Language Requirement

Category 2

Additional Requirements

  • Letter of intent, citing how the Digital and Print Publishing Program will support the applicant's career goals.

Program Preferences

  • Committed, creative applicants with developed skills in comparable areas, e.g., those who have successfully completed, either at Langara College or elsewhere, programs (or their equivalents) such as journalism, professional photography, library and information technology, display+design, design formation, fine arts, marketing management, business management, or second-year arts and sciences.
  • Applicants with work experience in the publishing industry or those who have set up, or are planning to set up their own digital or print publishing business.
  • Applicants with a strong background in fine arts who present a professional-level portfolio.

Documents Required for Application Consideration

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

  • Completed application for admission form.
  • Official transcript(s).
  • English assessment scores (LET, LPI, IELTS, Duolingo, TOEFL, or CAEL).

Please refer to the program application dates in the Application Information section.

Applicant Notes

Advanced placement may be available to those who possess approved writing, editing, design, and computer skills, and those who have worked, or are working in the publishing or printing and related industries, or in corporate communications.

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