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Revolutionary Health Science Education

School of Health Sciences

Health Sciences for a complex world

The School of Health Sciences provides industry-leading education for essential, in-demand careers in the healthcare field.

The School of Health Sciences offers an education that can open the door to a highly-rewarding and challenging career that makes a difference.

From Occupational Health & Safety, to Radiation Therapy, Environmental Public Health and Specialty Nursing, you will learn from industry practitioners and get real-world experience.

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New Health Sciences Centre building

front view of BCIT's Health Sciences Centre on the Burnaby campus
BCIT’s Burnaby campus is home to a new Health Sciences Centre that is educating and training future health care professionals to meet the growing demands of British Columbian families. Completed in fall 2022, BCIT School of Health Sciences is excited to provide collaborative delivery of programs to students in our new building. Visit BCIT Foundation to support the building project and see BCIT’s Campus Plan to learn more. Watch the Health Sciences Centre announcement video:

School of Health Sciences Nursing Simulation Lab

BCIT launches the Next Generation Sequencing Lab to advance healthcare training

BCIT is excited to announce the launch of the Clinical Genetic Technology program‘s Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) lab using the state-of-the-art illumina iSeq instrument. This lab is the first of...

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Four ways BCIT Industry Services can boost your business

The advantages of an education from BCIT are clear for students, but there are also numerous gains to be had for businesses in British Columbia. From consulting with thought leaders...

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Fighting health disinformation with free open source pathology resources

Working from home during the pandemic was challenging for energetic and outgoing Basic Health Sciences faculty Jen Kong. But boredom turned to frustration when she repeatedly witnessed viral headlines and...

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BCIT launches Digital Health Advanced Certificate to support upskilling in a digital healthcare era

The healthcare industry is rapidly evolving with the implementation of innovative technologies such as electronic health records (EHRs), telemedicine, and e-prescribing. In response to these technological advances in the healthcare...

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Student recipients of 2022 BCIT Entrance Awards and Scholarships poised to become leaders of tomorrow

Congratulations to the hundreds of well-deserving student recipients of BCIT’s 2022 entrance awards and scholarships. Representing every school at BCIT, they are a reflection of the Institute’s values of excellence,...

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