Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University


Does a degree seem a long way off?

You can earn an Associate of Science degree enroute to a bachelor's degree, or as an independent credential.

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Do you already have a diploma but want more?

See how you can use some or all of your diploma credits toward your degree.

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While you can choose from many OL and TRU courses to fulfill your program requirements, you can also access post-secondary courses from other institutions and transfer them to your OL program. See BC Council on Admissions & Transfer (BCCAT) to explore your options.

Plan ahead and make the most of your Science credential. Our Program Advisors help you choose courses that can later be applied toward another program, either at OL or elsewhere.

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Estimated Program Costs

For domestic students, estimated costs for Science programs are listed here.

OL Science Programs

Associate of Science University
Bachelor of Science, General University
Bachelor of Science, Major University

Before Registering or Applying

Read about distance education and course delivery formats. Look at the program descriptions, which state the admission requirements (if any) and residency requirements. Familiarize yourself with the course descriptions, too.

Financial Assistance

You can apply for financial assistance if you meet specific place of residence requirements. See Student Awards & Financial Support.

Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition (PLAR)

If you have applied for or been admitted to an OL Science program, you may be eligible for credit based on an assessment of your prior learning. PLAR allows you to earn academic credits for knowledge, training and skills gained through work and life experience.


We're with you at every step of your educational journey. Feel free to contact Student Services if you have any questions about OL Science programs and courses or any of the services available to you as an online student.