Douglas College

Do what you love. At Douglas, a good career means loving what you do and being good at it.

About Us

Founded in 1970, Douglas College is the largest degree-granting college in British Columbia, Canada, educating close to 24,000 students per year. The College has two major campuses in Metro Vancouver (New Westminster and Coquitlam) as well as several smaller training centres in Surrey, Burnaby and Maple Ridge. With both main campuses directly on SkyTrain lines, Douglas is one of the most accessible post-secondary institutions in Metro Vancouver, drawing students from across the region.

Why Douglas?

In 2016, Douglas College hosted 2,000 international students from 85 countries. As an applied academic institution, Douglas College combines the academic foundations of a university with the employer-ready skills of a college. At Douglas, you will receive the best of both worlds: a deep, well-rounded education and the applied, real-world skills necessary to achieve academic and career success.

  • Located in the heart of Metro Vancouver
  • Smaller class sizes
  • Programs that are practical and applied
  • A clear pathway to university
  • The opportunity to gain Canadian work experience and accesses to wide variety career
  • Undergraduate (Diploma, Certificate, Associate and bachelor degree programs): High school graduation OR minimum 17 years of age by the end of the first month of studies in the semester of entry to Douglas College
    • Minimum overall grade average of 60% in the final year of high school
    • Minimum final grade of C or 60% in Grade 11 Mathematics or equivalent for most programs
  • Post-graduate (post-degree and post-baccalaureate) programs:
    • Graduation from a recognized degree-granting post-secondary institution with a minimum 3-year bachelor’s degree
    • Minimum cumulative grade average of 60% during bachelor’s degree program.


  • All Programs have start dates in September, January and May except as noted: * September only, **September and January only

You are required to demonstrate proficiency in the English language prior to admission to Douglas College. You can do so by providing proof of one of the following (other factors may also be considered):
• B.C. high school English 12: minimum grade C (based on course grade and provincial exam).
• TOEFL: iBT minimum score 83; Douglas College’s institutional code is 9568.
• IELTS (academic module): minimum overall score 6.5. For post-degree and post-baccalaureate diploma programs, minimum score of 6.0 for each band.
• Successful completion of four courses at ACE Level 2 and three courses at ACE Level 3 at Douglas College.

  • Accounting
  • Basic Musicianship*
  • Communications
  • Criminal Justice Studies
  • English Language Learningand Acquisition
  • General Business
  • Marketing
  • Modern Languages
  • Performing and Fine Arts
  • Accounting
  • Business Management (specialties: Business Administration; General Business)
  • Commerce and Business Administration
  • Computing Studies and Information Systems
  • Criminology
  • Dispensing Opticianry*
  • Engineering and Fabrication Technologies
  • Financial Services Management
  • Foundation for Music Therapy Studies*
  • General Studies
  • Geological Resources
  • Hearing Instrument Practitioner
  • Hospitality Management
  • Legal Studies
  • Liberal Arts
  • Marketing
  • Music*
  • Music Technology*
  • Stagecraft and Event Technology*
  • Threatre
  • Science and Technology
  • Anthropology
  • Associate of Arts
  • Associate of Science
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Communications
  • Creative Writing
  • Criminology
  • Economics
  • English
  • Environmental Science
  • Environmental Studies
  • Future Professional Pilots
  • Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies
  • Geography
  • Geology
  • History
  • Intercultural and International Studies
  • Mathematics
  • Modern Languages
  • Music*
  • Performing and Fine Arts
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Theatre
  • Applied Criminology**
  • Applied Psychology
  • Business Administration-Accounting
  • Business Administration-Financial Services
  • Business Administration-Management
  • Child and Youth Care
  • Performing Arts
  • Accounting
  • Accounting Studies
  • Business Law (Fall 2019)
  • Financial Analysis
  • Financial Planning
  • Global Banking and Economics
  • Hospitality Management
  • Hospitality Marketing
  • Information and Communication Technology
  • Information Business Management
  • Marketing
  • Profession Communication
  • Project Management
  • Sales**
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Accounting
  • Accounting and Finance
  • Computer and Information Systems (Emerging Technology or Data Analytics)
  • Finance
  • Hospitality Services Management
  • Health Information Management
  • International Supply Chain Management

Fees are for a one (1) year program and indicated are in Canadian Dollars(CAD).Room and board costs are estimated based on homestay rates. Costs for other room and board options may vary widely.Textbook costs are estimated based on average costs and will vary from course to course
Tuition costs and fees are subject to change without notice.This is the estimate costs of 1 year program, Please contact us for more information.

New Westminster
700 Royal Avenue
New Westminster, BC
V3M 5Z5
1250 Pinetree Way
Coquitlam, BC
V3B 7X3

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