Associate of Science

Alexander College, Canada

associate-of-science

Next enrollment cycle

January 2022

See all cycles

First Year Course Fee

USD 13,376

Course Accredited By

DQAB

  • 2 Years
  • Online and On-campus
  • Undergraduate
  • Associate Degree

Students within the Associate of Science Degree program will gain multi-disciplinary knowledge of natural and applied sciences, and develop their critical thinking and research skills. 

  • The program provides a comprehensive learning experience that also allows students to customize and focus their coursework in an area of personal interest such as biology, chemistry, computer science, mathematics, or physics.
  • Students can also fulfill a significant portion of their course work requirements for first year engineering and engineering diploma programs.
  • The Associate of Science Degree is a two-year undergraduate degree offered by many institutions in the province of British Columbia and beyond. The Associate Degree program is designed to provide broad-based knowledge and experiences in preparation for entering the workforce, or as a foundation for further undergraduate study.

Enrollment Cycles

  • January 2022
  • May 2022
  • July 2022
  • September 2022

The Associate of Science degree program consists of the following course requirements, which must be completed with a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or greater.

I. 6 credits in first-year English

II. 6 credits in mathematics

III. 36 credits in science which shall include:

  • 12 credits in first-year science
  • 18 or more credits in second-year science in at least two subject areas
  • 6 additional credits in science

IV. 6 credits in arts, science, or other areas

V. 6 credits in arts

  • The Associate of Science Degree is a foundational degree consisting of 60 credits in total, typically completed over a two-year period.
  • The credits must include a minimum of 36 credits in science at first and second-year level in the disciplines of biology, chemistry, physics, and engineering physics.
  • Undergraduate tuition fee $285.00 per credit Regular term – 14 weeks
  • English for Academic Purposes (EAP) Program English 095, 20 hours per week $3,060.00
  • English 096, 20 hours per week $3,060.00
  • English 097, 20 hours per week $3,060.00
  • English 098, 15 hours per week $2,295.00
  • English 099, 10 hours per week $1,530.00
  • English as a Second Language (ESL) EASL 068-089 $2,500 Session – 7 weeks
  • Academic Upgrading (excluding EAP) e.g. MATH 099 3 credit fee Regular term – 14 weeks
  • University Preparation Program UPRE 099 $1,710
  • Student Association (ACSA) and Activity Fee $20.00 Per term
  • Lab Fee (per 4 credit lab-science course)  $30.00 Per term, if applicable
  • Student Refugee Program (SRP) Fee  $5.00 Per term
  • Application for Admission $200.00
  • English or Math Placement Test Rewrite $50.00
  • English or Math Placement Test No-Show Fee (applied after 2 no-shows) $50.00
  • Application for Transfer Credit (International coursework) $50.00
  • Application for Graduation (refundable if credential is not conferred) (from September 1, 2019) $25.00
  • Official Transcript $10.00
  • 24-hour Rush Fee (for Official Transcript processing) $15.00
  • Local Mail to Local Address $5.00
  • Express Mail to Local Address $30.00
  • Express Mail to International Address $50.00
  • Duplicate or replacement Confirmation of Graduation Letter $10.00
  • Duplicate or replacement Degree Parchment $25.00

Interested in this course?

Our Admissions Counsellors would love to assist!