Learning is a life-long endeavour. Here in B.C., there are thousands of world-class education options after high school – whether you’re upgrading skills, learning English, training for a career or enrolling in an academic program. Explore your options and never stop learning.
Educational success is realized when you know what you want from your education and where you can get it. There are many academic, technical, career and adult education options in B.C. – get informed and make the best choice.
Access information designed to help post-secondary institutions in B.C. manage and develop programs, support leadership and plan for the future.
Post-secondary education is a great investment – be sure to plan what your costs are going to be. Students need to be prepared to pay for things like tuition, student fees, books, supplies, room and board, and transportation.
A transcript is an official listing of course marks and credits received from a post-secondary institution.
A credential is the official document that indicates completion of a program or that a specific academic level has been reached - usually it's a certificate, diploma or degree.
Gathering student and institutional data helps with policy development, improves program delivery and ensures student success.
Micro-credentials recognize short-duration, competency-based learning opportunities, that align with labour market or community needs and can be assessed and recognized for employment or further learning opportunities.
In March 2022, the B.C. government announced a sector-wide review of how it funds operations at British Columbia’s 25 public post-secondary institutions to ensure they have the resources they need to support economic recovery and student success.