Explore Your Topic: Education


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Research post-secondary programs offered in B.C. and use this tool to compare programs, admission requirements, and tuition.  This resource is managed by the BC Council on Admissions and Transfer (BCCAT).

 B.C. Ministry of Education website with links to distance education institutions including secondary school completion programs and post-secondary education.

Provides access to post-secondary planning information for over 2000 undergraduate programs offered by BC universities, colleges, and institutes.

BCIT Test Centre locations offer testing and invigilation services for students attending other colleges and universities, as well as BCIT distance education students requiring a proctored exam outside of their scheduled exam sessions.

The Office of the Registrar at Athabasca University annually updates a list of Invigilation centres across Canada. This website lists exam invigilation centres in the province of British Columbia.  The list includes fees, which are subject to change for each centre without notice.

SFU Registrar and Information Services is registered with many institutions as an invigilation centre and accommodate most testing requirements including online and international exams.

From BCcampus OpenEd,a searchable collection of open textbooks. The curated collection aligns with the top 40 subject areas in BC. Many of these textbooks have been reviewed and vetted by BC post-secondary faculty. Textbooks can be read online, downloaded, and printed.

ITA works with employers, employees, industry, labour, training providers and government to issue credentials, manage apprenticeships, set program standards, and increase opportunities in the trades in BC.

ICES evaluates formal for-credit educational programs of study for people who have studied in other provinces or countries and determines comparable levels in British Columbian and Canadian terms.

Through the B.C. Ministry of Education, get help with post-secondary tuition and fees. Learn about the scholarships and awards available to Grade 12 students completing high school.