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bachelor

Degree

Associate of Science in Biology

bachelor

Degree

Associate of Science in Biology

Quick facts

  • Tuition

    $11,890 CAD

  • Application fee

    $100 CAD

  • Duration

    2 years

  • PGWP

    3 years

  • Min GPA

    67 out of 100

Deadlines

Term start & deadline Deadline
Fall-September 31-August-2021 2021-08-31
Winter-January 31-December-2021 2021-12-31
Spring-May 30-April-2021 2021-04-30

Overview

Associate of Science in Biology

Selkirk College offers a great start to an undergraduate degree in biology. Complete your first two years in the College's learner-centered environment! Please also refer to the College's Rural Pre-Medicine Program which is the first one of its kind in Canada. The courses in the RPM program also offer the ability of students interested in health sciences to complete their first two years at Selkirk College.

If biology isn’t your passion, but you need it for another program or degree that you are interested in, the college offers a variety of biology courses that are relevant for non-biology majors as well.

Who Should Study Biology?

Biology is the science of life, so it is relevant to everyone! If you like biology, you are curious about living creatures. You might be interested in learning about the complex structure of a bacterium, an insect, a plant or maybe you are interested in human health. You might also like exploring how intricate genetic, biochemical and physiological processes work. Or, perhaps you enjoy learning how organisms interact with their environment and how ecosystems function.

Estimate your cost

Residency
Count of person

$19,410

Total costs

yearly

Details


Cost of living 1 person $6,000
Accommodation 1 bed room $7,520
Tuition 1 person $11,890

Hourly wage

Min wage

15.20 CAD / 1 hour

in Canada every student can work 20 hour per week

Required documents

Students whose first language is not English must fulfill the College’s English language proficiency requirement. See Policy 8611: Admissions.
Mature students must meet the English 12 requirement.

Language requirements

GRE
not required
GMAT
not required

IELTS

6
5.5
listening
5.5
writing
5.5
speaking
5.5
reading

TOEFL

80
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listening
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writing
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speaking
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reading

PTE

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listening
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writing
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speaking
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reading

Cambridge

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listening
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writing
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Language pathway (conditional offer) is available
Accepted English Duolingo scores for Selkirk College are 110 = IELTS 6.5 and 105 = IELTS 6.0.

If you need assistance to meet college or program admission requirements the following programs will get you get there:
English Language Program
Academic Upgrading

Academic background and requirement

Biology Academic Admission Requirements: Minimum grade of 67% in Math 12 or Pre-Calc 12 Minimum grade of 60% in English 12 or English 12 First Peoples or equivalent. Biology 12 and Chemistry 11 with a minimum grade of 67% Additional Requirements: Students whose first language is not English must fulfill the College’s English language proficiency requirement. See Policy 8611: Admissions. Mature students must meet the English 12 requirement.

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