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You’ve decided to take your education further. Where do you start? What career path do you want to follow? What schools can take you there? (Hint: you can do it all in Northern BC)

There’s some good advice at the EducationPlannerBC site.

  • Social Work: Master (MSW)
    Institution:
    UNBC
    Program Credentials:
    Master's - Other Subject Areas
    Application Advice: This is a graduate program. The search results do not have any further information at this time.
    Program Details:

    This is a graduate program. The search results do not have any further information at this time. Please see the Program Details page for contact information.

  • Steamfitter/Pipefitter: Apprenticeship
    Institution:
    CNC
    Program Credentials:
    Apprenticeship, ITA Credential
  • Steamfitter/Pipefitter: Apprenticeship
    Institution:
    CNC
    Program Credentials:
    Apprenticeship, ITA Credential
  • Sustainable Communities Specialization
    Institution:
    NWCC
    Program Credentials:
    Associate Degree, University Block Transfer, University Course Transfer
    Program Length:
    Two Years
    Location: Smithers, Terrace and Prince Rupert Campuses
    Approx. Cost of Books: $1650 per year
    Approx. Tuition Cost: $2899 per year
    Application Fee: No Charge
    Application Deadline:

    Applications should be submitted as early as possible. Qualified applicants will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.

    Program Details:

    Academic

    • Grade 12 graduation or equivalent
    • meet the prerequisites for individual courses in the program

    Admission Advice

    1. If you are unsure of the courses needed for program entry, don't hesitate to contact a NWCC advisor. Advisors are available to help you access and navigate the courses/programs of interest to you.

    2. If you do not have the prerequisites for the courses you wish to take it's possible to upgrade by taking Career and College Preparation courses along with selected university credit courses. For more details consult an advisor.

  • Techniques for Access, Reaching Goals, and Employment Training (TARGET) Program
    Institution:
    CNC
    Program Credentials:
    Certificate
    Program Length:
    Nine Months
    Location: Prince George Campus
    Approx. Cost of Books: $100 per year
    Approx. Tuition Cost: $1105 Total
    Application Fee: $15
    Application Deadline: Applications may be submitted at anytime. Early application is recommended. Contact the department at 250.561.5826.

    Application Advice: Applications may be submitted at anytime. Early application is recommended. Contact the department at 250.561.5826.
    Program Details:

    Non-Academic

    • interview

    Admission Advice

    1. The purpose of the interview is to determine if the program is the right fit for students.

    2. Parents and other support people are welcome to attend this interview.

  • Tourism Management Post Diploma
    Institution:
    CNC
    Program Credentials:
    Advanced Diploma
    Program Length:
    Two Years
    Location: Prince George
    Approx. Cost of Books: TBA
    Approx. Tuition Cost: $6000 Total
    Application Fee: $15
    Application Deadline: Applications may be submitted at any time. Early application is strongly recommended.

    Program Details:

    Academic

    1. Successfully completed a two-year diploma from a recognized post-secondary institution or equivalent

  • Traditional Ecological Knowledge Certificate
    Institution:
    UNBC
    Program Credentials:
    Certificate, University Course Transfer
    Program Length:
    30 Credits
    Location: Prince George Campus
    Approx. Cost of Books: $1800 Total
    Approx. Tuition Cost: $6005 Total
    Application Fee: $35.70
    Application Deadline:

    Early applications are accepted up to one year in advance of the intended start date. The application deadline for students is March 1 for September and May entry and November 1 for the January intake. Admission deadlines are subject to change and are often extended.

    Application Advice: Early applications are accepted up to one year in advance of the intended start date. The application deadline for secondary school students is March 1 for September entry and November 2 for the January intake. Admission deadlines are subject to change and are often extended.
    Program Details:

    Academic

    • general UNBC undergraduate admission requirements apply
    Admission Advice

    To determine all the ways you can be admitted, please refer to the Institute Admission Requirement for UNBC in Education Planner.

  • Transport Trailer Technician: Apprenticeship
    Institution:
    NLC
    Program Credentials:
    Apprenticeship, ITA Credential
  • Truck and Transport Mechanic: Apprenticeship
    Institution:
    NLC
    Program Credentials:
    Apprenticeship, ITA Credential
  • University (Transfer) Studies
    Institution:
    NWCC
    Program Credentials:
    University Course Transfer
    Program Length:
    Up to Two Years
    Location: Prince Rupert, Terrace and Smithers Campuses
    Approx. Cost of Books: $1650 per year
    Approx. Tuition Cost: $2899 per year
    Application Fee: No Charge
    Application Deadline:

    Applications should be submitted as early as possible. Qualified applicants will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.

    Application Advice:

    Applications may be submitted as early as possible -- qualified applicants will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.

    Program Details:

    Academic

    • meet the prerequisites for individual courses in the program

    Admission Advice

    1. Students entering directly from high school are expected to have graduated Grade 12.

    2. If you are unsure of the courses needed for program entry, don't hesitate to contact a NWCC advisor. Advisors are available to help you access and navigate the courses/programs of interest to you.

    3. If you do not have the prerequisites for the courses you wish to take it's possible to upgrade by taking Career and College Preparation courses along with selected university credit courses. For more details consult an advisor.