Hanson International

English for Academic Purposes (EAP)

English for Academic Purposes (EAP)*

* This program does not require the approval of PTIB

Brief Program Description Students will learn effective skills and strategies that will help them meet language proficiency requirements. In this course, an equal emphasis is placed on essential study skills and English language acquisition. The core-curriculum will focus on academic reading and writing, communication skills and strategies, comprehension and critical thinking and research skills, in accordance with first-year college standards.
Admission Requirements

All applicants from non-English-speaking countries must demonstrate adequate English language proficiency to be successful at the college level. 

English language proficiency can be demonstrated through:

-obtaining a grade of 60% or higher on the Hanson English Placement Test; or

-obtaining a grade of 49% or below on the Hanson English Placement Test and enrolling in full-time English for Academic Purposes program. Upon successful completion of EAP full-time program, applicants may reapply to the college programs.

Learning Objectives

Completion of this program the successful student will have reliably demonstrated the English profeciencies abilities

at CLB 6-7.

Program Duration 15 weeks, 18 hours/ week, 270 hours total


EAP TUITION: (WINTER 2020 / SPRING 2020 / FALL 2020)



Term 1 $4,265.00*
Total $4,265.00**


*Includes $3900 tuition fees, $150 application fee, $90 textbook fee and $275 insurance. (This is only for international students. All programs exclusively enroll international students.)

**Fees do not include books (unless specifically noted), supplies or living costs, and are subject to change.

This program does not require approval by the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills & Training. As such, PTIB did not review this program”.
“Students who enroll in a language program which is six months or less in duration or for which tuition is less than $4,000 may not make a claim against the Student Tuition Protection Fund, which is managed by the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills & Training. Further, this language program may not have been reviewed or approved by PTIB.