Studying at BCIT
As a military student at BCIT you can receive support from our office, including:
- Free tutoring
- Scholarships & bursaries
- Legion Program student events
- Individualized support for academic needs
If you are a military student at BCIT, please contact us to get added to our student list.
Advanced Placement and Direct Entry Programs
After an assessment of the knowledge, skills, and abilities you acquired through your military career, BCIT can potentially grant single educational equivalency credits or block credits for advanced placement towards certificate, diploma, and degree programs.
Currently we have several programs that grant advanced placement or direct entry based on military service, many leading to a degree in as little as two years full-time:
School of Business:
- Business Information Technology Management Diploma
- Business Management Diploma (Advanced Placement - Diploma/Degree entry)
- Business Management Advanced Diploma*
- International Business Management Diploma
- Human Resource Management Diploma (Advanced Placement - Diploma/Degree entry)
- Operations Management Diploma
- Sustainable Business Leadership Advanced Certificate *
- General Insurance and Risk Management Diploma
- Accounting Diploma*
- Finance Diploma*
- Financial Planning Diploma*
- Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) Executive Pathway*
- Construction Management, Bachelor of Technology*
- Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Advanced Diploma*
- Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Bachelor of Technology*
- Ecological Restoration, Bachelor of Science* (entry pathway for Combat Engineers, diploma/degree may be required)
- Forensic Investigation (Crime and Intelligence Analysis Option), Bachelor of Technology* (for select occupations, contact for details)
If you are interested in any of the above programs, please start your assessment.
Don't see a program you're interested in listed above? Contact us to let us know. We're always looking to create new educational opportunities for military members.