Business Administration Pathway
Business & Professional Studies, School of Business
The English for Academic Purposes (ESL) program – in partnership with the School of Business – offers the Business Administration Pathway for international students.
The Pathway allows you to begin getting credit for a business credential while you improve your English.
Upon successful completion of the two-semester Pathway Program, students earn 18 credits towards their business credential.
Tuition and Fees Per Year
Note: Fees are subject to change.
Total credits: 33.00
|EAP 090||English for Academic Purposes 3||12.00 credits|
|EAP 100||English for Academic Purposes 4A||6.00 credits|
|EAP 101||English for Academic Purposes 4B||3.00 credits|
|100-level BADM, BCPT, BFIN, BMKT courses as defined by the program||6.00 credits|
|100-level courses as defined by the program||6.00 credits|
Total program credits: 33.00
The Business Administration Pathway will consist of 8 months (two semesters), combining English for Academic Purposes with Business Administration and other courses. Students in the program must successfully complete EAP 090 with a minimum B grade to continue into the second term. Students who successfully complete EAP 100 and EAP 101 with a minimum B+ grade in both courses will continue with the Bachelor of Business Administration and/or the Business Administration Diploma coursework until they are eligible for their Business credential.
Course Registration & Waitlisting
Fee Payment Deadline
Aug 27 4 p.m.
Note: Dates are subject to change.
BC Secondary School graduation (Grade 12) or equivalent
Principles of Math 11 (C) or Foundations of Math 11 (C) or Applications of Math 12 (B) or Apprenticeship & Workplace Mathematics 12 (B) or BTEC 115 (B-)
Students must produce evidence of their English Language proficiency. The standard required is: Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL): paper=520, internet=67, or English Language Assessment (ELA)=114, or International English Language Testing System (Academic IELTS)=5.5 overall, and no one score less than 5.0, or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment (CAEL)=40, or Pearson Test of English (PTE Academic)=47 or Capilano University EAP 080 with a minimum B grade.
For the official publication of programs, course descriptions and admission requirements please view the Capilano University Calendar (pdf).