Start your degree at Langara, with small classes and a supportive environment; finish with a degree from Queen’s, one of Canada’s oldest research universities. Students can complete their first two years at Langara in Vancouver and then transfer directly to one of 17 Arts, Science or Computing programs leading to a Bachelor of Arts (Honours), Bachelor of Science (Honours), or Bachelor of Computing (Honours) degree at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario.
Langara students who have completed an Associate of Arts or Associate of Science degree will begin their course of study in the third year of their Honours Bachelor’s degree program at Queen’s. Applicants who have not completed the Associate of Arts or Associate of Science degree may still be considered for admission on a credit-by-credit basis, based on the assessment of transfer credits for the courses completed. The number of transfer credits granted will determine the year of study into which the students is admitted.
Langara is a public post-secondary college located in a central area of Vancouver, a city recognized as one of the most beautiful and liveable cities in the world. We are conveniently located between the international airport and Vancouver’s downtown core. Our campus is ideal for students who want to take advantage of everything the city has to offer.
Many of our degrees are recognized at Queen’s University and other top institutions across Canada. Students have a clear pathway that leads directly to a Honours Bachelor’s degree at Queen’s. Starting at Langara means smaller class sizes, outstanding services, and individual attention while earning the same course credits offered by Canada’s best universities.
For 175 years, our community has been more than a collection of bright minds – Queen’s has attracted people with an ambitious spirit. Queen’s has the highest retention rates among recent graduates. We are a research intensive university focused on the undergraduate experience. The BBC has identified us as one of the GREATEST UNIVERSITY TOWNS in the world – and is often awarded the safest city in Canada. We are a university at the core; just a quick drive to Toronto, Montreal, Ottawa and even New York. A university with more clubs per capita than any other university in Canada, and a city with more restaurants per capita than any other city in North America. You will have the experience of a lifetime at Queen’s – and graduate with a degree that is globally recognized as among the best.
Applicants must have successful completion of 12 years of formal education. Some programs may have additional requirements. English is the language of instruction at Langara. Applicants are required to demonstrate proficiency in the English language prior to admission to post-secondary programs.
Studentss must have successfully completed their associate degree at Langara with a cumulative GPA of 2.60 minimum (some programs may require higher); and appropriate departmental criteria for entry to a particular Plan of study.
Applications open February 1, 2017.
The deadline to apply is June 1, 2017.