This Associate Certificate Program is designed to provide
second language students with general business skills. English
language training is provided in conjunction with specific
course areas including: Computing, Marketing, Business, Accounting,
Economics, Business Mathematics and Communications. This program
is delivered by professionals with experience in business.
Eight months, two terms full-time beginning in January, May
and September each year.
High school graduation
TOEFL 513 or Computerized TOEFL 183
All students are required to have valid student authorization,
a passport, and medical insurance.
Graduates of this program can apply for transfer of credit
into BCIT diploma programs. They are also eligible to work
in the Canadian business industry for up to eight months or
can immediately put new
skills to work in their home country.
Effective Public Speaking
Computer Applications 1
Technical Communication Skills for Second Language Students*
Essentials of Marketing
Technical English and Learning Skills for Second Language
*Note: Students will be placed in the appropriate
level of Technical Communications based on a placement examination.
Tuition Fees (subject to change)
Term 1: $ 3185 USD plus a $163 USD non-refundable application
Term 2: $ 3185 USD
The non-refundable application fee is transferable once only
upon student's written request.
All BCIT students are also charged student activity, building,
registration, and one card fees.
Books and Supplies
Students should be prepared to spend approximately $750 on