Douglas College

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Requirements for Canadian Students

All applicants must satisfy at least ONE of the following criteria: BC secondary school graduation (or the equivalent in another school system), one course short of BC secondary school graduation,19 years old by the end of the first month of the first semester of attendance,17 years old on the first day of the first semester of attendance and has not been in school for at least one year, or completion of a certificate or equivalent from a special needs program and has been in school for 12 years.

All applicants to the College must demonstrate proficiency in English by providing proof of completing one of the English proficiency requirements.

Procedure for Canadian Students

To study at Douglas, applying is the first step. To apply, you'll need to: provide some personal information and educational history, choose a program that interests you (even if it’s just General Studies) pay an application fee, and make sure you meet the admission requirements for Douglas College.

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Academic Year

Type of SystemSemester
Entrance DatesJanuary, May, September
Language of InstructionEnglish
Modified on August 12, 2022