PROGRAM AT A GLANCE

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Program length  

Varies

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TUITION & FEES


Canadian
Total: $2,800.54

International
Total: $5,628.54

 
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This program information is not for the current academic year. If you are interested in a program starting before July, view the current academic year of the program.

Admission Requirements

Academic Requirements

To be accepted as a NorQuest Bridging student, you must provide a high school transcript, current within the last five years, or complete a NorQuest College placement assessment to show that you will be able to meet academic requirements for your target program as a NorQuest Bridging student.

English Language Proficiency Requirements

Each NorQuest Bridging applicant must provide proof of English language proficiency (ELP) prior to admission. ELP test results must have been obtained within two years of the start date of the NorQuest Bridging program.

The following minimum ELP scores are for students who do not require any Academic Upgrading coursework during their Bridging program. Applicants who also require Academic Upgrading need higher ELP scores.

Acceptable evidence of ELP for students seeking admission to Band E programs may be one of the following:

Acceptable evidence of ELP for students seeking admission to Band F programs may be one of the following:

Acceptable evidence of ELP for students seeking admission to Band H programs may be one of the following:
  • IELTS Academic: 5.5; no section score below 5.0, and the Listening score must be at least 5.5
  • TOEFL iBT: 52
  • Duolingo: 95
  • minimum of 80% in ESLS 6000 or ESLS 6100, and 80% in ESLW 6000 or ESLW 6100

 

Other Requirements

For international students who do not yet have a study permit, we recommend you have a high school diploma before applying to the NorQuest Bridging program.

Participating post-secondary programs

ELP Band E programs

ELP Band F programs

ELP Band H programs

Progression

NorQuest Bridging students who do not meet their target program’s requirements in full by their specified due date may remain as Bridging students, but will no longer have a guaranteed seat in the target program.