Good planning lets you focus on your success rather than your finances. Here is some basic information to help you get started.
Program tuition is calculated based on the number of courses you are taking.
|Canadian Students||International Students|
|(3) Credit Course||$675||$1,499|
|(6) Credit Internship||$675||$1,499|
|(1.5) Credit Portfolio Course||$310||$750|
|English For Academic Purposes Level 3 (1 Term)||$4,110||$4,110|
|English For Academic Purposes 100 (1 Term)||$2,150||$4,750|
In addition to course tuition, there are some miscellaneous fees that you should plan for, as shown in the table below. All students are required to pay tuition fees and expenses before the start of each term of study.
|Fee Type||Canadian Students||International Students|
|Application Fee (Non Refundable)||$150.00||$150.00|
|Registration Fee (Per Term)||$50.00||$50.00|
|Student Activity Fee (Per Term)||$40.00||$40.00|
|Library Fee (Per Term)||$50.00||$50.00|
|Photocopy fee (Per Course)||$25.00||$25.00|
|Textbooks (Per Course)||$150.00 (Approximate)||$150.00 (Approximate)|
|Student Photo ID (Annual)||$20||$20|
|English Placement Re-Test Fee||$50 (New)||$50 (New)|
The above fee changes do not apply to current students who have completed at least one semester at Acsenda School of Management or those who commence their program of study prior to the term starting April 7, 2015.
Students who have applied for Term 1, 2015 (January 5, 2015) and who have received a Letter of Acceptance for Term 1, 2015 and a confirmation of receipt of the required tuition fee deposit from Acsenda School of Management will be allowed to defer their start date a maximum of one term and not be subject to the tuition fee increase. Students who have deferred their start and/or begin classes after Term 2, 2015 – April 7, 2015 will pay the new tuition fee of $1,499 per course.
Please note that tuition and other fees are subject to change without prior notice as per Acsenda School of Management Academic Calendar under the Finance Section.
How can I pay my tuition fees?
You can pay in person at our West Pender campus by cash, debit or credit card, or you can pay by wire transfer from anywhere in the world.
Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce
1036 W. Georgia Street, Vancouver, BC V6E 3C7, Canada
Credit account of: Acsenda School of Management Inc.
Transit Number: 00500
Institution Number: 010
Account Number: 0994219
SWIFT Code: CIBCCATT
*Please note that wire transfers are subject to bank service charges from both the sending and receiving financial institutions. Be sure to take this into account when transferring tuition and fees.
Do I need medical insurance?
We require that all students provide proof of valid medical insurance coverage at the time of registration.
- Residents of British Columbia
All BC residents are required to have medical insurance under the BC Medical Services Plan.
- Residents of other provinces
Students from other provinces may be able to maintain medical coverage from their home province.
- International students
All newcomers to BC have a three-month waiting period before they can apply for the BC Medical Services Plan. During that waiting period, you are responsible for getting private insurance coverage until you are covered by MSP.
Questions about insurance? Please talk to our advisors.
Can I get loans or bursaries for my program?
Yes, if you are a Canadian citizen or permanent resident.
If you are taking a minimum 60% course load and you can demonstrate financial need, you can apply for aid through your home province’s student loan program.
Other bursaries or tuition subsidies may also be available to you. Talk to one of our advisors for the most up-to-date information.
What is the cost of living in Vancouver?
For cost of living in Vancouver visit this site from Study in Canada: http://www.studyincanada.com/english/canada/cost.asp
Please see our Vancouver page for more information on the city.