Accredited Post-Secondary Programs - RPBio

Accreditation Assessment for Post-Secondary Institutions in British Columbia - RPBio

The following programs have been assessed by the College.  Students graduating from these programs will meet the academic standards for entry into the College as a Biologist in Training or a Registered Professional Biologist and do not need to submit course descriptions.  

! NOTE: Program marked [!] below require an accreditation review to meet the new entrance standards and policies. Applicants are advised to apply under 'Stream 2 - non accredited' program unless they are from an institution that is not under review.

The years that these programs were officially accredited are in brackets in the Accreditation Decision column (i.e. Accredited (2014)). Applicants that graduated from these programs prior to the year of accreditation must include course descriptions with their applications.

Institution Program Major Accreditation Decision

 BCIT

 Ecological Restoration (BSc) + Fish, Wildlife & Recreation  Accredited (2019) (must complete FWR diploma pathway)

 SFU

 Applied Biology Concentration  Accredited (2021)
 SFU  Ecology, Evolution and Conservation stream in Biological Sciences

 Accredited (2017)  [!] Under Review

 TRU

Natural Resources Sciences  Accredited (2014)  [!] Under review

 UNBC

 Wildlife and Fisheries  Accredited (2014)  - Renewed March, 2021

 UNBC

 Biology  Accredited (2014) - Renewed March, 2021