University of Prince Edward Island

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Bachelor of Applied Science in Radiography

University of Prince Edward Island

Faculty:Faculty of Science
Field of Study:Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
Provincial: $6,570
National: $6,570
International: $14,274
Careers:Ultrasound Technologists (Medical Sonographers)


In 1997, in cooperation with the Prince Edward Island School of Radiography, the University of Prince Edward Island and the Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEH) in Charlottetown entered an articulation agreement to enable the offering by the University of a Bachelor of Applied Science in Radiography.

Students admitted to the Radiography program are subject to many of UPEI's Academic Regulations except as indicated in the student handbook available online. These exceptions are for QEH-designated courses only, and can be viewed in our online handbook.


Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*70
These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
    The admission requirements are a minimum of three years full-time, consecutive, equivalent work experience with a diploma in radiography from an accredited institution. Completing an additional 60 semester hours (20 courses) at UPEI will fulfill the degree requirements. Applicant must be a member in good standing with the Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists. Students who have courses equivalent to any of the prescribed courses will be required to substitute other courses in place of these. In such cases, students must consult with the Dean of Science who will make the appropriate decisions.
    High School applicants must apply to a Bachelor of Science with a Major to complete the required prerequisite courses. An applicant is eligible to apply to the program once they are at least enrolled in all of the prerequisite courses.
    Test Scores:
    • International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 7] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 100] or CanTEST [min. 5] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 600+6]
    Application Notes : The language of instruction at the University of Prince Edward Island is English. All academically admissible applicants, regardless of their country of origin or citizenship status, are required to demonstrate proficiency in the English language prior to undertaking studies at the University of Prince Edward Island. Proficiency may be demonstrated by: 1. Three years of full-time study in English in Canada or in another country where English is a principal language (as recognized by UPEI); evidence of bilingualism (English and another language) is acceptable for those applicants educated in Canada in a language other than English; OR 2. Submission of an official test score at or above the acceptable minimum, such as: IELTS (Academic) - overall score of 7 with 7 in writing and speaking; 6.5 in reading and listening; TOEFL paper-based test - 600 with minimum TWE of 6; TOEFL internet-based test - 100 with a minimum of 25 in speaking and writing, 22 in reading and listening; MELAB - 85; CanTEST - 5; CAEL - 70; Pearson Test of English - 66; Cambridge Advanced English - CAE A: CPE A & B; 185-190 after Jan 1/15; or Eiken - 1.
    Additional Admission Requirements:
    • Work Experience

    * The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on July 28, 2022