A Canada Study Permit may be required for international students to study here in Canada. Applicants must include an official McKenzie College Letter of Acceptance in Study Permit applications.
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Admission requirements for
In addition to the the regular admission requirements, International Students must also submit:
1. Copy of valid Passport
Must include photograph, name, country of origin, expiry date.
2. Proof of English proficiency
If applicant is not applying for an English Language program at McKenzie College, a copy of English proficiency test results or English language school transcripts are required.
3. Valid Canada Study Permit
After acceptance, we require a COPY OF VALID CANADA STUDY PERMIT for proof of accepted entry to Canada.
4. Seat reservation fee - $500
For international students a seat reservation fee for Language Programs and Regular College Programs is $500 (non-refundable). These fees will be deducted from tuition costs.
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Tuition policy for
The policies and criteria of McKenzie College are the same for all international students. A Canada study permit is required for an international student to study here in Canada. Before the permit application can be processed, the student must apply to McKenzie College, be accepted and receive an official McKenzie College Acceptance Letter. However, to receive the acceptance letter from McKenzie College, the application fee and the seat reservation fee must be included.
Refund policy on tuition payments
If you do not obtain the required study permit and are unable to attend McKenzie College, the tuition costs previously paid (excluding the application fee and seat reservation fee) will be fully refunded.
Since English is the language of instruction at McKenzie College, all applicants who wish to enter a Certificate or Diploma program must prove adequate proficiency in English as a prerequisite to admission.
All international applicants will be required to provide proof of proficiency in English in ONE (1) of the following ways:
1. Minimum English study in applicant’s home country
The applicant has studied in an English language secondary school for a minimum of 3 years and has achieved a minimum grade of 70% or B in Grade 12 English or equivalent course; OR
The applicant studied at an English language institution for at least one year at the post-secondary level
2. The applicant has studied in a high school in Canada
For a minimum of 1 year
Has achieved a minimum grade of 70% or B in Grade 12 English (ENG4U/EAE4U or equivalent course)
3. Completion of Official Language Proficiency Test
You must submit or complete one of the following language proficiency indicators:
International English Language Testing Systems (IELTS Academic Test) – minimum average of 6.0, with no band lower than 5.5 (Listening, Reading, Writing, Speaking).
Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) – minimum test scores of 80 on the Internet-Based Test (TOEFL® iBT), 60 on the Paper-Delivered Test, or 550 on the Paper-Based Test
Canadian Academic English Language Assessment (CAEL) – minimum Band 60
Michigan English Language Assessment Battery (MELAB) - Score of 80
4. Completion of English for Academic Purposes (EAP) Level 5 at McKenzie Language Centre
Test results submission policy
Standardized test results must be issued directly from the testing office. Photocopies will not be accepted. Test scores must be valid and verifiable. Scores more than three years old will not be accepted.
Students who are conditionally accepted to McKenzie College but do not meet these language requirements must complete their English Language Training through our Language Learning Centre.
Making a Payment
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