1. Is Langara College private or public?
Langara College is an independent public college established on April 1, 1994, under the Provincial College and Institute Act in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Langara also popularly known as the house of teachings started in 1965 as part of Vancouver Community College and is now a reputable undergraduate institution in British Columbia.
2. How many students go to Langara?
Langara College offers undergraduate, career-development, and continuing studies programs to over 22000 students annually. The institution offers more than 130 programs and 1,700 courses which allow students of varied age, background, and life stage to choose their path for meeting their academic goals.Academic programs include university transfer studies, ESL programs, post-degree programs, career studies, and continuing studies.
3. Is Langara College accredited?
Yes, Langara College is accredited by the national Canadian Association for Co-operative Education (CAFCE) which allows the students to receive transfer credit for Co-op work terms to enrol with other institutions. Langara has received six-year accreditation status for Associate of Science Degree, Diploma in Computer Studies, Accounting Diploma Program, Financial Management Diploma Program, Marketing Management Diploma Program, and Bachelor of Business Administration: Accounting, Business Management, International Business Management, and Marketing Management.
4. Is Langara College open for May intake?
Yes, Langara College iscurrently accepting applications for the following semesters:
- Fall 2020 (September to December)
- Spring 2021 (January to April)
- Summer 2021 (May to August)
However, students must know that not programs are available every semester. Carefully note the "Start Date" field on every program.
5. What is the full-time and part-time course duration in Langara?
In Langara, a full course load has 15 credits or more. The full-time study has nine credits or more, while the part-time study includes fewer than nine credits. As the duration varies from course to course, students are advised to refer to the eligibility criteria before applying.