BC Institutions

This is by no means a comprehensive list of all the Post-Secondary institutions in BC and students are to research all their options.

BC Colleges: http://bccolleges.ca/                                                                                                                                                                                          This website provides up- to- date facts about the BC College public system, connects visitors to the latest BC labour market information, and highlights key initiatives undertaken by BC Colleges.


BCIT (British Columbia Institute of Technology)


Program Areas: Applied & Natural Sciences; Business and Media; Computing & IT; Engineering; Health Sciences; Trades & Apprenticeship.

Camosun College


Program Areas: Arts; Business; Continuing Education; Employment Prep; Engineering Tech; ESL; Health & Human Services; Science; Sports; University Transfer; Trades & Apprenticeship.

Capilano University


Program Areas: Arts & Science; Business; Fine & Applied Arts; Health & Education; Preparatory Studies; Tourism & Outdoor Recreation.


College of New Caledonia


Program Areas: Academic Arts, Business, Aviation, Computer Studies, Forest Technology, Natural Resources, Dental, Nursing, General Sciences, Tourism, Trades, Education


College of the Rockies


Program Areas: Vocational, Trades, Career Technical and Academic Programs and Services


Corpus Christi College


Program Areas: University Transfer program in Arts, Commerce and Science; Associate of Arts Degrees in Business & Commerce, Global Studies, Science & Environment, Faith & Culture, Interdisciplinary Studies


Douglas College


Program Areas:  Child, Family & Community Studies; Business; Humanities & Social Sciences; Language, Literature & Performing Arts; Science & Technology; Health Sciences (Dental Assisting, Health Care Support Worker, Nursing)


Emily Carr University of Art and Design


Program Areas: Specializing in Design, Media and Fine Arts

Justice Institute of BC


Program Areas: Aboriginal programs; Conflict Resolution; Counselling & Community Safety; Leadership; Emergency Management; Fire& Safety; Health Sciences; Law Enforcement; Sheriff.

Kwantlen Polytechnic University


Program Areas: Humanities; Social Sciences; Business; Design; Community & Health Studies; Horticulture; Science, Mathematics & Applied Sciences; Trades & Technology.


Langara College


Program Areas: Arts; Business; Science & Technology; Humanities &

Social Sciences; Sciences; Health.

Okanagan College


Program Areas: University Studies (Arts, Science, Nursing etc); Business; Computer Information Systems; Engineering Technology; Health & Social Development; Trades & Apprenticeship; Foundational Programs.


Royal Roads University


Program Areas: Business & Management; Communication; Conflict & Disaster Management; Environment & Sustainability; Leadership; Tourism and Hospitality; Education Studies.


Selkirk College


Program Areas: University Arts & Sciences; Academic Upgrading; Business & Aviation; Digital Media & Music; Environment & Geomatics; Health & Human Services; Hospitality & Tourism; Industry & Trades Training.


Simon Fraser University (Burnaby & Surrey )


Program Areas: Applied Sciences; Arts & Social Sciences; Business Administration; Communication, Art & Technology; Education; Environment; Health Sciences; Science.


Thompson Rivers University


Program Areas: Arts; Business & Economics; Computing; Education; Fine Arts: Visual & Performing Arts; Health Sciences (Nursing & Respiratory Therapy); Journalism; Law; Police & Justice Studies; Sciences & Environment; Social Work & Human Service; Tourism; Trades & Technology;


Trinity Western University (Private Christian Liberal Arts & Sciences University)


Program Areas: Humanities & Social Sciences; Natural & Applied Sciences; Arts, Media & Culture; Business; Education; Human Kinetics; Nursing; Aviation


University of British Columbia (Vancouver & Okanagan Campus)


Program Areas: Vancouver Campus– Arts; Applied Science; Business; Forestry; Kinesiology; Education; Music; Land & Food Systems; Science; Medicine (no-direct entry); Dentistry (no direct entry); Law (no direct entry)

Okanagan campus– Arts & Sciences; Fine Arts; Management; Engineering; Health & Exercise Sciences (Human Kinetics); Nursing; Science.


University of Northern British Columbia


Program Areas: Arts; Fine Arts; Commerce; Education; Science; Applied Science; Health Sciences; Environmental Planning; Nursing; Social Work; Medicine


University of the Fraser Valley


Program Areas: Arts; Health Sciences; Professional Studies; Science; Trades & Technology; Graduate Studies


University of Victoria


Program Areas: Business; Education; Engineering; Fine Arts; Human & Social Development; Humanities; Law; Medical Sciences; Science; Social Sciences


Vancouver Community College


Program Areas: Academic Upgrading; Apprenticeship Training; Business; Design; ESL; Health Sciences & Human Services; High School Plus; Hospitality;

Instructor & Teacher Training; Languages & Writing; Music & Dance; Sign Language Studies; Technology; Transportation Trades; University Transfer


Vancouver Island University


Program Areas: Art, Design & Performing Arts; Art & Humanities; Business & Management; Career & Academic Preparation; Continuing Education; Education; ESL; First Nations; Health; High School Equivalency; Human Services; Natural Resource Extension Program; On-line/Distance Courses; Science & Technology; Social Sciences; Tourism, Recreation & Hospitality; Trades & Applied Technology