Where thought meets action

Ready to further your education today for more opportunities tomorrow? 

Join KPU’s Faculty of Academic and Career Preparation (ACP) to take your education to the next level and get the skills you need for a successful career! 

English Upgrading

Learn in-person or online with adult English language courses for any skill level. Our courses make your English better so you can get your Adult Dogwood Diploma, enter a university program, or make a change at your workplace.

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English Language Studies

Improve your English skills to succeed in your education or career. Our full-or part-time language courses are taught by experienced instructors that give one-on-one support. Learn in small classes so every student has enough time to practice the important English communication skills they need for everyday life.

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Employment & Community Studies

Prepare for lifelong learning, employment and community engagement in courses designed for students with diverse learning needs. Hands-on learning opportunities, focused on a diverse range of skills, empower students to be confident and contributing community members.

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Professional Communication for Internationally Educated Nurses

Learn to communicate effectively in the Canadian healthcare industry with our course made for internationally educated nurses wanting to practice nursing in Canada or expand their knowledge of Canadian healthcare workplaces.

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Academic and Career Preparation

ACP classes are designed with you in mind, whether your goal is to improve your English skills, gain confidence in communicating as a nurse in the Canadian healthcare system, or get the knowledge and skills you need as a diverse learner. KPU’s ACP Faculty offers flexible learning opportunities with online and in-person classes, along with tuition-free courses*. Come learn in ACP with inclusive classrooms that put you first and get hands-on training from supportive instructors. Be career-ready in a program that meets you where you’re at!

*Some ACP courses are tuition-free; funding options may be available for tuition-bearing courses.

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