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Dual Credit

Start Your Post-Secondary Education Early
and Tuition Free!

This unique partnership program between Vancouver Island University and your school district enables high school students to take academic university courses as well as Health and Trades programs for both high school and post-secondary credit. These credits count toward high school graduation and are fully transferable to other BC universities and colleges.

Choose courses from the following
program areas:

  • Trades & Applied Technology
  • Arts & Humanities
  • Social Sciences
  • Education
  • Health & Human Services
  • Science
  • Management

Next Steps:

  • Meet with your high school Career Counsellor to review a full list of courses and program offerings.
  • Fit these courses around your high school timetable.
  • Complete the VIU application package.

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How to Apply