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1-Year Pathway

One-Year Pathway Options


Our Arts Pathway is a one-year program in general arts, equal to 30 university transfer credits, designed to provide students with a broad education in humanities and the social sciences.


  • English
  • Humanities
  • Languages
  • Mathematics
  • Sciences
  • Social Sciences

Arts Pathway (General Studies) Requirements

  • Required Courses


The Business Pathway is a one-year program in business, equal to 30 university transfer credits, designed to provide the foundation coursework for completion of a university degree in business.


  • Accounting
  • Business
  • Economics
  • English
  • Mathematics
  • Statistics

Business Pathway Requirements

  • Required Courses


The one-year Pathway in Science is designed to provide students with a complete overview of first year science. It is intended for students who wish to go on to further studies in science or engineering at a university in British Columbia. This pathway satisfies the first year requirements in science and applied science faculties at all BC universities. The program requirements depend upon students’ intended majors at university.


  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • English
  • Mathematics
  • Physics

Science Pathway Requirements

  • Biology Pathway
  • Chemistry, Physics or Engineering Pathway
  • Computer Science or Mathematics Pathway
  • General Studies Pathway

Speak to an Academic Advisor

Or Speak to a RISIA (Regulated International Student Immigration Advisor)

To discuss study permit renewals/extensions, ability to work, PGWP eligibility and other IRCC-related questions with the CC RISIA:
Contact the main office by email or phone to set up an appointment.

The CC RISIA is in the Student Services office most Tues/Wed from 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Or by virtual appointment.

To speak directly to an Academic Advisor, drop into Student Services office or call 604-939-6633:
Monday-Thursday | 8:30am to 5:30pm(Vancouver time)
Friday | 8:30am to 4:00pm(Vancouver time)

Discover your Transfer Option

To see how Coquitlam College courses transfer to British Columbia’s universities, visit the online transfer guide of the British Columbia Council of Admissions and Transfer (BCCAT).