Admission Requirements

Admission Requirements

The application deadline for the January 2025 intake has been extended to June 30, 2024. Note that this does not apply to future intakes after January 2025, and does not apply to the Advanced Entry BSN program.

Please refer to the information regarding general requirements for admission and application to Langara College programs.

Academic Requirements

  1. A minimum grade point average (GPA) of 2.33 in courses required for admission.
  2. Applicants must complete the following courses with a minimum "C+" grade (unless otherwise noted):
    • ENGL 1100, 1123, 1127, or 1128 (or equivalent);
    • Any university-transferable English course that is not equivalent to ENGL 1100, 1123, 1127, or 1128;
    • BIOL 11901, 2;
    • BIOL 11911, 2; and
    • A minimum "C+" grade in PSYC 23212; a minimum "A" grade in STAT 11232; or a minimum "C+" grade in STAT 11242.


  1. To meet program requirements BIOL 1190 and 1191, or equivalents must be completed at the same institution.
  2.  Must be completed within five years prior to the application deadline.

Program Preferences

Preference may be given to applicants with higher than the minimum GPA or a bachelor's or higher degree from a recognized Canadian post-secondary institution.

Application Deadlines

All admission requirements must be complete and documentation submitted by the following dates:

Intake Applications Open Application Deadline
September  October 1 January 31
January  February 1 May 31

Supporting Documents

Applicants who receive offers of admission must submit the following:

  • a satisfactory Criminal Records Review
  • a complete and current Immunization and Communicable Disease Form
  • certification in Standard First Aid
  • certification in CPR Basic Life Support (BLS) or equivalent


For details on transferability, check British Columbia Council on Admissions & Transfer.