• Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration

Overview

Careers

Graduates of the Tourism Management programme offered at Thompson Rivers University gain the necessary skills to provide quality tourist experiences, develop and manage tourism businesses with entrepreneurial spirit, and contribute to community development in a manner that is environmentally, socially and economically sustainable.

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Business, Professional and Academic Composition
  • Introduction to Multimedia
  • Finite Mathematics with Applications
  • Introduction to Geographical Analysis
  • Organizational Leadership in Tourism
  • Organizational Behaviour

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    88

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    570

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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General Requirements

  • BC Grade 12 or equivalent or mature student status
  • English 12/English 12 First Peoples with a minimum 73% or equivalent
  • Foundations of Math 11 or Pre-calculus 11 with a minimum C or equivalent
Note: Students with Foundations of Math 12 or Pre-calculus 12 with a minimum C+ will be exempt from MATH 1100 and must make up the 3 credits with an elective of their choice.
  • Computer Skills
If students entering the program have little or no experience using computers, they are advised to take an introductory computer course that familiarizes them with Microsoft application software.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    515 CAD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 515 CAD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    143 CAD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 143 CAD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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International

  • $7,107 for 12 or less credits, per semester and $515 per credit for 13 credits or more

Living costs for Kamloops

  • 1240 - 1930 CAD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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