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2 Fast Facts... FOUnded: 1967 One of the largest provincially funded Colleges in the province. LOCATiOn: Hamilton, Ontario, CANADA located on the western tip of Lake Ontario, population 500,000, one hour drive from Toronto to the east and one hour drive to Niagara Falls to the south. STUdenTS: 11,500 full-time, 42,000 part-time students and over 1100 international students. MOST popular postsecondary programs: Diploma programs: Business Management, Computer Science and Engineering Technology, Early Childhood Education, Tourism and Travel, Graduate Certificate programs: International Business, Human Resources Management degree COMpLeTiOn: Earn a diploma from Mohawk College and then apply for transfer to a university to earn a degree B.Sc.; B.Tech; and on to Masters Study. Mohawk has formal transfer agreements with institutions that award advanced standing into degree programs, enabling you to earn university credentials. For more information go to: ALUMni: Mohawk has over 85,000 alumni around the world and we want you to be part of that network. USeFUL LinKS: Citizenship and Immigration Canada Canada Province of Ontario City of Hamilton PAGE 1 international education mohawk college will be internationally renowned for its innovation, culture and highly skilled future ready graduates who will drive tomorrow s opportunities. partnerships And recruitment The International Partnership group at Mohawk College help facilitate academic institutional linkages and off shore projects around the world. As part of an internationalization strategy our intention is to open the world to Mohawk College and complement the programs we offer in a global community. For over 35 years, Mohawk College has been the academic choice for students from around the world. International Recruitment coordinates international student recruitment and admission, development of agency networks and the marketing of Mohawk College through the world.
3 Language requirements for postsecondary programs all instruction at the college is in english. international applicants are expected to be proficient in the english language skills of reading, writing, listening and speaking to meet the demands of the program. Applicants whose first language is not English are expected to provide proof of completion of any of the following for admission: 1. Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) Overall score of 80. Post Graduate and Health Science programs require 83 overall (Internet Based Test). 2. International English Language Testing System (IELTS) Overall score of 6.0, with no band less than 5.5. Post Graduate and Health Science programs require 6.5 overall. 3. English Credit, Ontario Secondary School Diploma (Grade 12), college or university level. english as a Second Language mohawk college has established a reputation as a leader in the english as a Second language field. our teachers are creative specialists who have wide experience in teaching english as a Second language in canada and overseas. FEATuRES/FOCuS: Intensive classes for students working in Canadian Language Benchmark 1 to CLB 7 Access to College facilities and services An innovative CALL (Computer Assisted Language Learning) program ESL Voices: our own student-made newspaper with opportunities for writing, editing and volunteer experience Conversation Workshops after class with postsecondary students and community volunteers Special assemblies, graduations and gatherings where we celebrate our diversity Field trips and in-class presentations general ArTS And SCienCe english FOr ACAdeMiC purposes (278) Start dates: September, January, May Intended for learners whose first language is not English and who have chosen a college academic pathway, or those wishing to enhance their English for professional environments. HIGHLIGHTS: Individualize programs to meet your needs Students select courses to meet their needs with the help of a coordinator Great preparation for a college program Improves skills in listening, speaking, reading and writing Successful completion guarantees admission to selected Mohawk College career programs All courses will be offered in all three semesters to suit a student s specific needs and create a fast track to their future program Postsecondary credits Intense preparation for university-level, English proficiency development Develop skills in the areas of research, writing, TOEFL/ IELTS and oral communication Opportunity for studying in a blended format of regular classes, computer lab work and online learning Focus on the complex issues of culture and integration in academic or workplace environments All courses will be offered in all three semesters to suit a student s specific needs and create a fast track to his/her future goals PAGE 2
4 postsecondary and post graduate, Certificate and diploma programs: Program Program Format Start Dates arts General Arts & Science English for Academic Purposes #278 S1, S2, S3 Sept/Jan/May ESL For Students that do not meet the IELTS Entrance of 6.0 with no band below 5.5. Only take what you need to get into your Post Secondary Program Preparation for university Communication: #287 (1 Semester) S1 Sept/Jan/May Applied Music Preparatory: #105 (1 year) S1, S2 Sept Broadcasting TV Communications Media: #651 (3 years) IELTS 6.5 S1, S2, V, S3, S4, V, S5, S6 Sept Community and Justice Services: #286 ( non co-op) (2 years) S1, S2, V, S3, S4 Sept/Jan Community and Justice Services: #288 (co-op) (2 years) S1, S2, V, S3, S4, S5 Sept General Arts & Science: #230 (1 year) S1, S2 Sept/Jan General Arts & Science: #208 (2 years) S1, S2, V, S3, S4 Sept/Jan Police Foundations: #218 (non co-op) (2 years) S1, S2, V, S3, S4 Sept/Jan Protection, Security & Investigation: #293 (non co-op) (2 years) S1, S2, V, S3, S4 Sept/Jan Protection, Security & Investigation: #294 (co-op) (2 years) S1, S2, V, S3, S4 Sept media Art and Design Foundations: #270 (1 year) S1, S2 Sept Broadcasting Radio: #220 (2 years) IELTS 6.5 S1, S2, V, S3, S4 Sept Creative Photography Still and Motion: #277 (2 years) S1, S2, V, S3, S4 Sept Graphic Design: #508 (3 years) S1, S2, V, S3, S4, V, S5, S6 Sept Graphic Design Production Integrated Animation: #257 (2 years) S1, S2, V, S3, S4 Sept Journalism: #297 (3 years) IELTS 6.5 S1, S2, V, S3, S4, V, S5, S6 Sept BUSineSS (75% needed to enter co-op) Advertising and Marketing Communications Management: #652 (3 years) S1, S2, V, S3, S4, V, S5, S6 Sept Business Accounting: # 356 (co-op) (2 years) S1, S2, W1, S3, W2, S4 Sept Business Accounting: #316 (non co-op) (2 years) S1, S2, V, S3, S4 Sept/Jan Business Financial Services: #303 (2 years) S1, S2, V, S3, S4 Sept/Jan Business Marketing: #359 (co-op) (2 years) S1, S2, W1, S3, W2, S4 Sept Business Marketing: #319 (non co-op) (2 years) S1, S2, V, S3, S4 Sept/Jan Business Administration: #632 (3 years) S1, S2, V, S3, S4, V, S5, S6 Sept/Jan Business General: #320 (2 years) S1, S2, V, S3, S4 Sept/Jan/May Insurance: #318 (2 years) S1, S2, V, S3, S4 Sept/Jan Insurance: #368 (co-op) (2 years) S1, S2, W1, S3, W2, S4 Sept. Office Administration General: #380 (1 year) S1, S2 Sept Office Administration Executive: #327 (2 years) S1, S2, V, S3, S4 Sept/Jan Office Administration Legal: #328 (2 years) S1, S2, V, S3, S4 Sept/Jan Office Administration Medical: #329 (2 years) S1, S2, V, S3, S4 Sept/Jan Small Business & Entrepreneurship: #179 (1 year) S1, S2 Sept Tourism & Travel: #314 (2 years) S1, S2, V, S3, S4 Sept/Jan Business Foundations: #248 (2 years) S1, S2 Sept/Jan engineering Building and construction Sciences Architectural Technician: #420 (2 years) S1, S2, V, S3, S4 Sept Architectural Technology: #531 (co-op) (3 years) S1, S2, V, S3, S4, W1, W2, S5 W3, S6 Sept Civil Engineering Technician: #421 (2 years) S1, S2, V, S3, S4 Sept Civil Engineering Technology: #534 (co-op) (3 years) S1, S2, V, S3, S4, W1, W2, S5 W3, S6 Sept Building Renovation Technician: #462 (2 years) S1, S2, V, S3, S4 Sept Construction Engineering Technician: #451 (2 years) S1, S2, V, S3, S4 Sept PAGE 3 BL: Brantford: Mohawk-Laurier Centre FF: Fennell Campus HI: Hamilton International Airport IAHS: Institute for Applied Health Sciences SC: Stoney Creek Campus (STARRT) SM: Sheridan Mississauga Campus TO: Toronto Campus Subject to change: (S=Semester) (V=Vacation) (W=Work Term) (P=Field Placement)
5 Transportation Engineering Technology: #543 (co-op) (3 years) S1, S2, V, S3, W1, S4, W2, S5, W3, S6 Sep Urban and Regional Planning Technician: #406 (2 years) S1, S2, V, S3, S4 Sept engineering chemical and environmental technology Biotechnology: #369 (2 years) (co-op optional if 75% or better) S1, S2, V, S3, W1, W2, W3, S4 Sept Biotechnology (Health): #370 (2 years) (co-op optional if 75% or better) S1, S2, V, S3, W1, W2, W3, S4 Sept Chemical Engineering Technology: # 533 (co-op) (3 years) S1, S2, V, S3, S4, W1, S5 W2, W3, W4, S6 Sept Environmental Technician: #453 (2 years) S1, S2, V, S3, S4 Sept engineering computer Science and information technology (75% needed to enter co-op) Computer Systems Technician Networking Systems: #447 (2 years) S1, S2, V, S3, S4 Sept Computer Systems Technician Networking Systems: #455 (co-op) (2 years) S1, S2, V, S3, W1, W2, S4 Sept Comp uter Systems Technology Network Engineering Security Analyst: #555 (co-op) (3 years) S1, S2, V, S3, S4, W1, W2, S5 W3, S6 Sept/Jan Computer Systems Technology Software Development: #559 (co-op) ( 3years) S1, S2, V, S3, S4, W1, W2, S5 W3, S6 Sept/Jan Computer Systems Technician Software Support: #558 (co-op) (2 years) S1, S2, V, S3, W1, W2, S4 Sept Computer Systems Technician Software Support: #548 (2 years) S1, S2, V, S3, S4 Sept Computer Engineering Technology: #552 (co-op) (3 years) S1, S2, V, S3, S4, W1, W2, S5 W3, S6 Sept/Jan engineering electrical and mechanical technology Electrical Engineering Technician Power: #403 (2 years) S1, S2, V, S3, S4 Sept/Jan Electrical Engineering Technology Control: #536 (co-op) (3 years) S1, S2, V, S3, S4, W1, S5 W2, W3, W4, W5, S6 Sept Energy Systems Engineering Technology: #360 (3 years) S1, S2, V, S3, S4, W1, S5 W2, W3, W4, S6 Sept/Jan Manufacturing Eng. Technician Automation (Millwright): #413 (2 years) S1, S2, V, S3, S4 Sept Manufacturing Techniques: #115 (1 year) S1, S2 Sept Mechanical Engineering Technology: #529 (co-op) (3 years) S1, S2, V, S3, S4, W1, S5 W2, W3, W4, S6 Sept Aviation Technician Aircraft Maintenance: #269 (2 years) * (Differential Tuition) (At locations FF, SC & Hamilton Airport) Very Limited Seats IELTS 6.5 S1, S2, V, S3, S4 Sept Motive Power Technician: #446 (2 years) (Automotive Mechanic) S1, S2, V, S3, S4 Sept Motive Power Fundamentals: #187 (1 year) S1, S2 Sept Pre-technologY ProgramS for those that need upgrading Pre-Technology: #168 (1 year) S1, S2 Jan Pre-Technology: (Biotechnology Foundations) #345 (1 year) S1, S2 Sept Pre-Technology: (Building & Construction Sciences) #341 (1 year) S1, S2 Sept Pre-Technology: (Chemical Engineering Foundations) #346 (1 year) S1, S2 Sept Pre-Technology: (Electrical Foundations) #343 (1 year) S1, S2 Sept/Jan Pre-Technology: (Environmental Foundations) #343 (1 year) S1, S2 Sept Pre-Technology: (Mechanical/NDE Foundations) #344 (1 year) S1, S2 Sept health and Social SerViceS Child & Youth Worker: #610 (3 years) IELTS 6.5 S1, S2, V, S3, S4, V, S5, S6 Sept/Jan Early Childhood Education: #213 (2 years) IELTS 6.5 S1, S2, V, S3, S4 Sept/Jan Educational Support: #747 (2 years) IELTS 6.5 S1, S2, V, S3, S4 Sept/Jan Health, Wellness and Fitness: #268 (2 years) S1, S2, V, S3, S4 Sept/Jan Human Services Foundation: #276 (1 year) S1, S2 Sept Massage Therapy: #469 (3 years) NEW S1, S2, S3, S4, S5, S6 Sept/Jan Personal Support Worker: #110 (1 year) IAHS Campus S1, S2 Sept Pharmacy Technician: #407 (2 years) (McMaster Campus) * IELTS 6.5 (Differential Tuition) S1, S2, V, S3, S4 Sept Recreation and Leisure Services: #214 (2 years) S1, S2, V, S3, S4 Sept/Jan Recreation Therapy: #283 (2 years) S1, S2, V, S3, S4 Sept/Jan Social Service Worker: #215 (2 years) (Brantford Library) IELTS 6.5 S1, S2, V, S3, S4 Sept/Jan graduate certificate ProgramS: 1 year Event Management Convention and Meeting: #384 (1 year) IELTS 6.5 S1, S2 Sept Financial Planning: #317 (1 year) S1, S2 Sept Human Resources Management: #113 (1 year) IELTS 6.5 S1, S2 Sept International Business Management: #116 (1 year) S1, S2 Sept/Jan/May Public Relations: #166 (1 year) IELTS 6.5 S1, S2 Sept Canadian Health Care System For Foreign Trained Health Care Professionals (1 year) S1, S2 Sept This program requires an IELTS score of 6.5 with no band below 6.0 NEW * Higher Tuition Fees PAGE 4
6 international Services: we can help you with... international STUdenT ServiCeS located in THE SQuARE (C102) is a multi-disciplined department dedicated to the support and guidance of international students attending Mohawk College. The department s role is to ensure that the international students are supported from the time they arrive through to their graduation. ACCOMMOdATiOnS there are different housing options available to students. homestay The Homestay program allows our international visa students a chance to live with a Canadian family. C&M Homestay personally interviews all host families to make sure that you will be in a warm and comfortable family environment. For detailed information on how to arrange homestay accommodation, please contact - C&M Homestay Agency, Tel: , Fax: , Website: on campus Mohawk College Residence is awarded to International students by lottery because of the demand, so apply before May 15th for September accommodation. Visit the residence web site: to make arrangements and to print off a residence application form. off campus housing Housing is available in the neighbourhood community. This allows students to live independently and still be within walking distance to the college. For more information visit the website: AirpOrT pick Up International Student Services can arrange personal airport reception upon your arrival to Toronto s Pearson International Airport. This service includes: reception, assistance with your luggage, transportation to your accommodation. the cost for this service is $125 one way. For more information on this service, please contact HeALTH insurance And MediCAL ServiCeS Health insurance for international students is mandatory and provided through Mohawk College s insurance provider, Guard.me. Students cannot opt out from this coverage. The cost of health insurance is included in the student s tuition. More information about the health insurance coverage can be found at Guard.me. Medical care services are readily available to all Mohawk College students. The Mohawk College Health Clinic is located at the Fennell Campus, Room C109. A physician is available on a full time basis at the Fennell Campus. PAGE 5
7 Fees: Below is a breakdown of the current Tuition fees per semester. Some programs may require additional fees to be paid. All prices subject to change. All tuition fees include Activity fees, and mandatory Health Insurance. APPLICATION FEE*... $100 ENGLISH LANGuAGE TRAINING (ESL)/ GENERAL ARTS & SCIENCE ENGLISH FOR ACADEMIC PuRPOSES TuITION FEE...$6,300 POSTSECONDARY TuITION FEE...$6,300 POST GRADuATE TuITION FEE...$6,750 LATE FEE (If payment is received after the deadline)... $100 *The Provincial Government has proposed a tax of $825.00, which will be charged to the fees outlined above. ApprOxiMATe Fee deadline dates: September Semester Early July January Semester Early November may Semester Early April OTHer MiSCeLLAneOUS COSTS: School supplies and textbooks...$600/semester Living accommodations...$ /month Transportation...$80/month Clothing...$250/semester Incidentals...$150/semester These amounts are estimates and may not include all costs involved in studying at Mohawk College. Amounts subject to change. MeTHOd OF payment in CAnAdiAn FUndS CERTIFIED CHEQUE or MONEY ORDER Made payable to Mohawk College CREDIT CARD Visa and MasterCard only BANK TRANSFER/WIRE TRANSFER Contact International Partnerships & Recruitment for more details: Phone: please note: The Bank Transfer/Wire Transfer must include the student s full name, date of birth and application number to ensure the payment is reflected on the student s account. A minimum $10 service fee applies to all bank transfers. mailing address: Mohawk College International Partnerships & Recruitment Room J Fennell Ave West, Hamilton, Ontario L9C 1E9 CANADA contact Us: The International Partnerships & Recruitment office is located on the first level of J-Wing, Room J107 Fennell Campus, Hamilton. office hours: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday to Friday Tel: Fax: Website: PAGE 6
8 FenneLL CAMpUS mohawk-laurier centre Starrt institute How to apply for postsecondary programs mohawk college will consider applications on an individual basis. applications can be found on the international website: The completed application form should be accompanied with: Original academic transcripts in English and/or notorized copy of original transcripts translated in English An official TOEFL or IELTS score or similar evaluation of your English language skills meeting college requirements Application Fee ($100) as indicated on application (Non-refundable) A Confirmation Fee of $400 is due on receipt of the Letter of Acceptance to secure a seat in the program. The remainder of the payment is due by the deadline listed on the Letter of Acceptance. Full payment is required by the deadline date to guarantee a seat in the program and to select a timetable when registration opens. Please visit our website for current information mohawkcollege.ca/international TOrOnTO CAMpUS mohawk mcmaster institute For applied health ScienceS You are encouraged to apply early for admission. Applications are accepted by mail, , fax, or in- person. Successful applicants will receive a Letter of Acceptance. upon receipt of the Letter of Acceptance, you may then begin preparations for your Study Permit by taking the Letter of Acceptance to the nearest Canadian Consulate Office. It is your responsibility to obtain a Study Permit to study in Canada. For detailed information on Study Permits, visit the website of Citizenship and Immigration Canada and click on Study. m o h a w k c o l l e g e. c a / i n t e r n a t i o n a l i n S P i r i n g l e a r n i n g, l e a D e r S h i P, c i t i z e n S h i P a n D i n n o V a t i o n