University Transfer - Arts, Certificate | Vancouver Community College | Vancouver, Canada
12 months
18037 CAD/year
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Start your the University Transfer - Arts degree at Vancouver Community College in a supportive learning environment with attentive instructors. Credits transfer to post-secondary institutions across British Columbia. 

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What you will learn

A graduate with a University Transfer - Arts degree at Vancouver Community College has reliably demonstrated to a first year university level the ability to:

  • Incorporate critical thinking into systematic inquiry, theoretical reasoning and decision-making.
  • Demonstrate teamwork by working collaboratively with colleagues to achieve shared goals.
  • Demonstrate information literacy skills to determine the nature and extent of information required.
  • Apply the appropriate rhetorical mode and presentation style to produce clear, accurate and effective written, verbal, and visual communication for clients and other professionals regarding issues, information, and knowledge in their discipline.
  • Utilize accepted research process and abilities in all professional inquiries, communication, and scholarship.
  • Apply and incorporate meta-cognitive processes for continued learning.
  • Demonstrate the quantitative and analytical skills for entrance into second year arts courses.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • English
  • Psychology
  • Sociology: Sociology
  • Sociology: Canadian Society
  • Precalculus
  • Statistics
  • Microeconomics
  • Macroeconomics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Grade 12 graduation, or equivalent 

Knowledge of English demonstrated by one of the following: 

  • English 12 with a minimum ‘C+’ grade, or equivalent

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18037 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18037 CAD for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Vancouver

1590 - 2686 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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