English for Academic Purposes Program
This program at Stenberg College International Study Centre focuses on improving your academic English skills as well as skills needed for success in college life and entry into the workforce. Classes include reading, writing, listening/speaking, academic success and test-taking strategies. You will study Integrated English Practice for 12 or 24 weeks depending on your English language score.
The English for Academic Purposes Program will also help you to adjust to your new life in Canada. Staff will be able to advise you on your pathway and any questions you have about day-to-day life.
Diploma or Certificate
You will study for your Diploma or Certificate for one year at Stenberg College, during which time you will be able to work for 20 hours per week through your study permit. Your classes will be scheduled so you can fit work in around them.
The program will be focused on practical skills so you’ll gain experience for your future career. Once you have completed the Certificate or Diploma, you can progress to one of our partner universities to complete your Bachelor degree.
If you would like to apply for a Work Permit from the first day of your English for Academic Purposes Program, you can choose one of Stenberg College's International programs which combine Early Childhood Educator Basic (and Basic+Co-Op), Business Diploma Marketing Specialization, Health Care Assistant. Optician or Post Graduate Diploma in Canadian nursing with the 12-week IEP-200 program.