Proficiencies. See Admission/Application notes

on the Capilano website for exceptions. IELTS

6.0 overall and no one score less than 5.5 plus

a minimum of 6.0 in writing, EAP 090 with a

minimum B+ or equivalent; two-page letter of

intent written by the applicant; resumé or

experience summary.

Retail Business Fundamentals Certificate 
8 months (30 credits) full-time 

Part-time available 

Starts in September

DESCRIPTION

Graduates find employment in entry-level

positions in various areas of business including

retail. Ladders into the Business Administration

diploma and degree.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

High school graduation or equivalent.*  

Preference given to students with English 12

(C+) or English 12 First Peoples (C+) and Math

11 (C); interview may be required.

Business Administration Pathway
8 months (33 credits) full-time 

Starts in September

DESCRIPTION

Offers international students intensive English

for Academic Purposes (EAP) language training

bridged with Business Administration courses.

Ladders into the Business Administration

diploma and/or degree. Some academic credits

may be used towards other Capilano programs.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

High school graduation or equivalent.*  

Students must produce evidence of their English

language proficiency. See page 30 for methods

of demonstrating proficiency. Principles of

Math 11 (C) or Foundations of Math 11 (C) or

Applications of Math 12 (B) or Apprenticeship

& Workplace Math 12 (B) or BTEC 115 (B-).

Accounting Assistant Diploma 
2 years (60 credits) full-time 

Part-time available in 2nd year 

Starts in September

DESCRIPTION

Provides students with practical accounting and

basic management skills that have value in a wide

variety of accounting jobs. Students will learn how

to apply manual and computerized accounting

systems in business situations, and gain skills in

management, quantitative methods, business

law, finance, economics and communications.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

High school graduation or equivalent.* English

12 (C+) or English 12 First Peoples (C+) or

EDT=ENGL 100 or LPI essay score=24, essay

level=4, and Math 11 or equivalent.* See page

30 for Business Math equivalencies. Information

meeting or appointment with a faculty member

or program convenor.

Accounting Assistant Certificate 
8 months (30 credits) full-time 

Starts in September

DESCRIPTION

Provides the skills required for entry-level

accounting positions such as accounting

assistant and bookkeeper. Fifteen credits may

be used towards the Business Administration

diploma or degree.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

High school graduation or equivalent.*  

Information meeting or appointment with a

faculty member or program convenor; Capilano

English for Academic Purposes placement test

for EAP students.

*Forhighschoolgraduation,EnglishandMathequivalencies,

aswellasEnglishlanguageproficiencyrequirements(e.g.,

TOEFL,ELA,IELTS,CAEL,PTE),seepage30-31.

" AT CAP U, SO MUCH OF THE LEARNING IS BASED ON PRACTICAL  

EXPERIENCE. NOT ONLY DO STUDENTS HAVE THE ABILITY TO WORK ON 

REAL LIFE PROJECTS AND ASSIGNMENTS, MANY OF THE PROFESSORS 

STILL PRACTISE THE FIELD THEY SPECIALIZE IN."

   IQBAL NOORMOHAMED 

International Management graduate diploma, Bachelor of Business Administration degree

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