Selkirk College Programs

by / Wednesday, 19 March 2014 / Published in Selkirk College

Selkirk College, Programs for 2014 Intake

Selkirk College Programs

Selkirk College is a SPP participating institution- the Oldest Community College in British Columbia, Canada

Integrated Studies Diploma in Business & Pharmacy

  • Duration- 2 years
  • Campus: Castlegar
  • Application Fee: $ 100
  • Tuition Fee: $ 4,420 per semester
  • Start Date: May & September 2014
  • Admission Requirements: IELTS 6.5 overall with no band score lower than 6.0


Pharmacy Technician jobs are expanding and there is currently a shortage of qualified technicians. Fast track career with this Diploma program! Designed for success and awarded the status of Full accreditation by the Canadian Council for Accreditation of Pharmacy Programs (CCAPP), classes are technologically advanced, student-centered and convenient. Selkirk College program has an excellent reputation for upholding the high standards required in the pharmaceutical field and is recognized by many pharmacists, pharmacy organizations and health authorities in British Columbia and Alberta.

Program Objectives:

The CCAPP, (Canadian Councel for Accreditation of Pharmacy Programs) accredited Pharmacy Technician program prepares a graduates to function, under the supervision of a pharmacist to work in either a community or hospital setting performing technical production-oriented tasks. Program goals are based on the Canadian Pharmacy Technician Educators Association (CPTEA) Educational Outcomes for Pharmacy Technician Programs in Canada , and the National Association of Pharmacy Regulatory Authorities (NAPRA) Professional Competencies for Canadian Pharmacy Technicians at Entry to Practice.

Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration

  • Duration: 2 years
  • Tuition Fee: 8950 (one year)
  • Intake: September, January & May
  • English Requirement: IELTS score of 6.0 and no score less than 5.5 in each module
  • Co-op program available for international students

Post Graduate Diploma in Business & Tourism Management

Currently, approximately 115,000 direct tourism jobs in British Columbia which is one of the premier tourism destinations in the world

  • Duration: 2 years
  • Tuition Fee: 8950 (one year)
  • Intake: September, January & May
  • English Requirement: IELTS score of 6.0 and no score less than 5.5 in each module
  • Co-op program available for international students

Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management

Business specialists such as human resource managers, marketing professionals, accountants, and entrepreneurs are among Canada’s top 10 highest paid personnel.

  • Duration: 2 years
  • Tuition Fee: $ 4475 / semester

Diploma in Business Administration

University transfer to third year of Bachelor’s degree to University of Northern British Columbia, Royal Roads University & Thomson Rivers University-Online

  • Duration: 2 years
  • Tuition Fee: $ 4420 / semester

Selkirk College Nursing Program with Paid Internship

  • Majority of the programs have Co-op options – 4 months paid internships. Selkirk College Launching a unique program for Indian Nursing Graduates soon!
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Nursing Leadership & Gerontology with 4 months Practicum – Paid Work Experience
  • Duration : 2 years
  • Entry Requirement: Students with BSc in Nursing can apply for this course and Students with Diplomas & GNM (Government Nursing & Midwifery) cannot apply for this course. B.Sc. Nursing graduates from a recognized nursing school, Minimum of one year nursing experience, IELTS 6.5 overall with no band score lower than 6.0

For more course details:

Gerontology, Social Service Worker & Early Childhood Care and Education

Post Graduate Diploma in Gerontological Nursing

  • Duration: 2 years
  • Accreditation: Post Graduate Diploma
  • Campus: Castlegar
  • Application Fee: Waived with effect from Jan 29, 2014
  • Tuition Fee: $10,700
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  • Start Date: March 31, 2014

INCLUDES – Clinical practice in long-term care facilities

New Changes in Admission Requirements:

  1. GNM/ B.Sc. Nursing graduates from a recognized nursing school
  2. Some Work experience or internship
  3. IELTS 6.5 overall with no band score lower than 5.5

The geriatric population is the fastest growing health cohort around the world. By 2030, 25% of Canadians will be over 65 with 12% over 85 years of age. Currently 70% of all patients in Canada are elderly; registered nurses must have specialized knowledge and training to effectively educate, assess and care for these older people. This Post Graduate Diploma in Leadership in Gerontological Nursing will give participants tools and skills to meet the complex physical, social, environmental, cognitive and spiritual needs of the elderly. While completing the Diploma, the participants will also receive a Mental Health and Addictions Associate Certificate.

Diploma in Social Service Worker

  • Duration: 2 years
  • Accreditation: Diploma
  • Campus: Castlegar
  • Application fee: $100
  • Tuition fee: $4420 (one semester)
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Early Childhood Care and Education

  • Duration: 2 years
  • Accreditation: Diploma
  • Campus: Castlegar
  • Application Fee: $100
  • Tuition Fee: $4420 (One Semester)
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Please note 60 hours of volunteer or paid work experience in relevant field is a mandatory admission requirement.

Please note students will be requested to complete Computer Placement Test (CPT) for assessment of their English and Math skills.

Over 60 programs in Aviation I Hospitality & Tourism I Health & Human Services I Arts & Music I Environment & Geomatics

Canada Business Career & Co op Education Get 4 months paid work experience in the field

Opportunity to enroll in Co-op Education which integrates students’ academic study with related work experience in cooperating employer organizations. This program consists of four-month work terms that allow students to access unique experiential learning.

Co-op work terms are administrated as regular course work with both cost and reporting requirements. Benefits include maintenance of full-time student status as well as access to employment and experience unavailable outside of the Co-op Program.


4 Responses to “Selkirk College Programs”

  1. Ranjit singh says : Reply

    Hello Sir,I am completed my secondary education in 2015 from humanity ….so I am eligible to apply in management program…. I want intake in may….so please send me details …thank you

    • Geebee Counsellor says : Reply

      You can go for management but there will be a better chance of selection if you take up something related to arts or humanities.

  2. toyesh wagh says : Reply

    Hi I am looking forward to apply for the PGDM in Business Tourism Intake of SEP 2015,
    I would Like to Know what are Geebee’s charges for sending my application , things i already possess are:

    1. Educational Transcripts
    2. IELTS (awaiting results)
    3.Reference Letters
    4. Statement of Purpose
    5. IMM1017 Medical Certificate
    6. GIC (would apply online after application is sent)

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