British Columbia Institute of Technology

British Columbia Institute of Technology

Burnaby, BC
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
43%
57%
student ratio
22,507
total students
Tuition Cost $5,050 CAD | $5,050 CAD
in-state | out-of-state
Not Reported
fall application deadline
43%
acceptance rate
Moderately Difficult
admission difficulty
Average test scores for all first-year students that were accepted and enrolled.
Not
Reported
sat math
Not
Reported
sat reading
Not
Reported
sat writing
Not
Reported
act composite

Majors & Degrees

Degrees Offered
Bachelor's
Associate's
  • Biological/life sciences
    • Biotechnology
      Associate Degree offered for this major. Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
  • Business/marketing
    • Accounting
      Associate Degree offered for this major. Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
    • Accounting Technology and Bookkeeping
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Business Administration and Management
      Associate Degree offered for this major. Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
    • Entrepreneurship
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Finance
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Finance and Financial Management Services Related
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Financial Planning and Services
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Human Resources Management
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • International Business/Trade/Commerce
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Management Science
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Marketing/Marketing Management
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Operations Management
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Real Estate
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Taxation
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Tourism and Travel Services Management
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Communication technologies
    • Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Computer and information sciences
    • Computer Science
      Associate Degree offered for this major. Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
    • Computer Systems Analysis
      Associate Degree offered for this major. Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
    • Data Processing and Data Processing Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Information Science/Studies
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Construction trades
    • Building/Construction Finishing, Management, and Inspection Related
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Carpentry
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Construction Trades Related
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Electrical and Power Transmission Installation
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Pipefitting and Sprinkler Fitting
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Education
    • Trade and Industrial Teacher Education
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Engineering
    • Engineering Related
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Transportation and Highway Engineering
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Engineering technologies
    • Aeronautical/Aerospace Engineering Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Architectural Drafting and CAD/CADD
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Architectural Engineering Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Civil Drafting and CAD/CADD
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Civil Engineering Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Construction Engineering Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Drafting and Design Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major. Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
    • Environmental Engineering Technology
      Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
    • Industrial Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Mechanical Drafting and CAD/CADD
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major. Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
    • Mining Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Petroleum Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Plastics and Polymer Engineering Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Robotics Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Surveying Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major. Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
  • Health professions and related sciences
    • Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions Related
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Cardiovascular Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Critical Care Nursing
      Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
    • Environmental Health
      Associate Degree offered for this major. Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
    • Health and Medical Administrative Services Related
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Health Professions Related
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Health/Health-Care Administration
      Associate Degree offered for this major. Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
    • Medical Administrative Assistant and Medical Secretary
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Medical Radiologic Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major. Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
    • Nuclear Medical Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Nursing Administration
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Occupational and Environmental Health Nursing
      Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
    • Occupational Health and Industrial Hygiene
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Pediatric Nursing
      Associate Degree offered for this major. Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
    • Perioperative/Operating Room and Surgical Nursing
      Associate Degree offered for this major. Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
    • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
      Associate Degree offered for this major. Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
  • Homeland security, law enforcement, firefighting, and protective services
    • Fire Prevention and Safety Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Forensic Science and Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Mechanic and repair technologies
    • Aircraft Powerplant Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Airframe Mechanics and Aircraft Maintenance Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Avionics Maintenance Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Diesel Mechanics Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Heavy Equipment Maintenance Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Precision Systems Maintenance and Repair Technologies Related
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Small Engine Mechanics and Repair Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies Related
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Natural resources/environmental science
    • Forest Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Forest/Forest Resources Management
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Precision production
    • Cabinetmaking and Millwork
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Machine Tool Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Sheet Metal Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Welding Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Science technologies
    • Biology/Biotechnology Laboratory Technician
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Chemical Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Science Technologies Related
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Visual and performing arts
    • Commercial and Advertising Art
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Interior Design
      Associate Degree offered for this major.

Admissions

43% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied7,721
    • Accepted3,383
    • Acceptance Rate43%
    • Enrolled22,507
    • Female Applicants
    • Females Accepted
    • Female Acceptance Rate
    • Male Applicants
    • Males Accepted
    • Male Acceptance Rate
  • Applying
    • Application Fee $60
    • Required for All Transcript of high school record
    • Required for Some Essay or personal statement
      Interview
      Letter(s) of recommendation
    • Average high school GPA for first-year freshman
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
  • Test Scores Accepted
    • Test Average School Accepted 25th Percentile* 75th Percentile*
    • * 25th and 75th percentile is the score that 25/75 percent of students score at or below.

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition
    • In-state tuition *$5,050 CAD
    • Out-of-state tuition *Not Reported
    • In-district tuitionNot Reported
    • * Tuition costs are based on a full academic year typically extending from September to June.
  • Fees
    • Full-time student feesNot Reported
    • Room and board *Not Reported
    • Room only *Not Reported
    • * Room and board charges vary according to board plan selected (i.e., 12-meal plan, 19-meal plan, etc.) and student level (freshman, sophomore, etc.)
  • Other Payment Considerations
    • Guaranteed tuition plan offeredNot Reported
    • Tuition pre-payment planNot Reported
    • Tuition payment plans offeredNot Reported
    • Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuitionNot Reported

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Undergraduate Students22,507
    • Male Student Percentage57%
    • Female Student Percentage43%
  • Race/Ethnicity
  • Other Student Statistics

Campus Life

  • Housing
    • College-owned housing available Yes
    • Housing Requirements Not Reported
    • Housing options Coed housing , Female-only housing, Special housing for disabled, Male-only housing
    • Percentage of undergraduate students who live in college-owned housing Not Reported
  • Student Activities
    • Student-run campus newspaper Yes
    • Drama / theater group Not Reported
    • Student-run radio station Yes
    • Student-run television station Not Reported
    • Marching band Not Reported
    • Choral groups Not Reported
  • Student Services
    • Legal services Not Reported
    • Health clinic Yes
    • Personal / psychological counseling Yes
    • Women's center Yes
  • Student Organizations
    • Greek fraternities Not Reported
    • Greek sororities Not Reported
    • Local fraternities Not Reported
    • Local sororities Not Reported
    • Other organizations Not Reported
    • Most popular organizations Not Reported
  • Campus Security and Safety
    • 24-hour emergency telephone / alarm services Yes
    • 24-hour patrols by trained officers Yes
    • Students patrols Yes
    • Late-night transport / escort services Yes
    • Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Not Reported
    • Other Not Reported

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty1,359
    • Full-time Percentage54%
    • Part-time Percentage46%
    • Female PercentageNot Reported
    • Male PercentageNot Reported
    • Student:Faculty RatioNot Reported

Location & Contact

3700 Willingdon Avenue
Burnaby, BC V5G 3H2
Canada

Ms. Anna Dosen

Supervisor of Admissions

Phone: 604-432-8496
Fax: 604-431-6917

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