Affected Programs and Courses

      • June 11, 2013

        On Tuesday, June 11 the Board of Governors approved the 2013/2014 budget for Capilano University. While the approved budget includes program and section suspensions in a number of areas, we will continue to provide a wide range of degrees and diplomas to students in all of our five faculties:

        • Faculty of Arts & Sciences
        • Faculty of Business & Professional Studies
        • Faculty of Fine & Applied Arts
        • Faculty of Education, Health & Human Development
        • Faculty of Global & Community Studies

        However, budget cutbacks will have an impact on programming on all faculties and locations.

        North Vancouver Campus

        Suspension of admission (for Fall 2013/14 academic year)

        • Advanced Ceramics courses
        • Art Institute certificate
        • Applied Business
          • Medical Assistant certificate
          • Online certificates with BCCampus
        • Guided Imagery & Music post baccalaureate certificate
        • Interactive Design diploma
        • Studio Art diploma
        • Textile Arts diploma

        Note: The second year of any two-year program will continue to be offered in the 2013/14 academic year. We recognize our obligation to give students the opportunity to complete programs in which they are currently enrolled.

        Suspension of offerings (for Fall 2013/14 academic year)

        • Commerce
        • Computing Science
        • CultureNet
        • Geology
        • German
        • Kinesiology (Human Kinetics will not be affected)
        Suspension of short & summer courses
        • Foundations in Illustration & Design certificate (The IDEA program will not be affected)
        • Computer Animation & Visual Effects citation
        • Fundamental Grip Work for Digital Imaging & Film
        Reduction in general course offerings (for Fall 2013/14 academic year)
        • Arts & Sciences
        Offered in alternate years
        • Access to Work
        • Conducting Certificate

        Squamish Campus

        • Suspension of Adult Basic Education (ABE) offerings – (ABE will continue to be offered at the North Vancouver and Sunshine Coast campuses)
        • Adjustment in community development and outreach initiatives

        Sunshine Coast Campus

        • Reduction in Arts and Sciences general course offerings

        Impacted applicants will be notified of the board’s decision.