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Post-Degree Studies
Admission Requirements for Post-Degree Diploma & Certificate Programs

Students interested in applying for the Post-Degree Diploma or Certificate must meet the following criteria:

Diploma Program Requirements: students must have a degree from a recognized university/college or special permission from the Dean.

Certificate Program Requirements: students must have a degree in business or tourism from a recognized university/college or special permission from the Dean.

Additional Admission Requirements:

  1. English proficiency at the university/college level is required.
  2. Math proficiency at the university/college level is required

green pointer right For International Students: for students for whom English is a second language, students must meet the grade 12 English equivalency posted on COTR’s Admissions & Registration website; or successful completion of a university/college level English course (e.g. ENGL 100).

Flexible Assessment:  A minimum of 25% of program credits must be completed with College of the Rockies’ courses. For the Sustainable Business Practices Certificate, this amounts to at least 7.5 credits. In most cases, students will complete a minimum of three sustainability courses (i.e. MGMT 307, MGMT 310, and MGMT 410).

Transfer Credit: Credit may be granted for courses taken at other institutions on a case- by-case basis.

Graduation Requirements: Students must maintain an average grade of at least 65% and minimum course grades of at least 60% in all courses contributing to this credential.