Engineering Transition Diploma Admission Requirements

    • BC Secondary School graduation (Grade 12) or equivalent; or Mature Student status
    • A minimum grade of C+ in Pre-calculus 12, or a minimum grade of A in Pre-calculus 11, or a minimum grade of C- in MATH 097, or a minimum grade of B in BMTH 044, or Math Placement Test (Pre-calculus MPT or Calculus MPT); and successful completion of Chemistry 11 or BCHM 044; and successful completion of either English 12 or English 12 First Peoples.
    • Capilano English Language Requirement for students whose primary language is not English: Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL): paper=560, internet=83, or English Language Assessment (ELA)=145, or International English Language Testing System (Academic IELTS)=6.5 overall, and no one score less than 6, or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment (CAEL)=70, or Pearson Test of English (PTE Academic)=56 or Capilano University EAP 100 and 101 with a minimum B+ grade in each course.

    For the official publication of programs, course descriptions and admission requirements please view the Capilano University Calendar.

  • Admission Notes:

    • Students with less than 73% in English 12 or English 12 First Peoples will be required to write the EDT (English Diagnostic Test) or LPI (Language Proficiency Index) prior to registering in an English course.
    • Admission into the Engineering Transition program is competitive, so meeting the above minimum requirements does not guarantee admission.