Electrical Engineering Bridge program

Campus Kelowna (Sep)
Delivery Distance/Online, Part-Time, Full-Time
Credential Other

Students entering this bridge program are advised to complete either Chemistry 12 with a minimum 60% grade or Chemistry 11 with a 75% grade to be eligible to enrol in CHEM 111.

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Electronic Engineering students work on materials in the lab.

Program Highlights

Prepare for undergraduate studies at university. Learn about electronic circuits and system analysis and design. Explore electronic technology fields such as telecommunications, control systems, embedded systems and the industrial internet of things (IoT).

Tuition and Fees

2022-23: $2,934.88

  • Fees listed are for all six courses and DO NOT include any mandatory fees: Activity fee, Health & Dental, Student Association fee, Education Technology fee, Development fee.
  • Fees do not reflect distance education course cost.
  • All amounts are approximate and are subject to change.
  • International students will pay International tuition fees

Program Details

Upon completion of this program, graduates of Okanagan College’s Electronic Engineering Technology program will be able to bridge into second year, second semester of Electrical Engineering at UBC Okanagan.

The program consists of courses intended to broaden and deepen the student’s knowledge to allow them to succeed in the Electrical Engineering degree program at UBC-O. It has been developed in cooperation with UBC-O. The program uses existing courses offered by Okanagan College and can be taken part-time. Some courses may be taken through Distance Education (ENGL 100, some Arts/Humanities). The program will take one semester full-time, or longer if taken part-time.


Admission Requirements

  • Completion of Okanagan College's Electronic Engineering Technology diploma program with a minimum cumulative grade average of 80% in all required second year courses.
  • Chemistry 12 or ABE CHEM 012 with a minimum 60% grade, or Chemistry 11 or ABE CHEM 011 with a minimum 75% or equivalent


Program Outline

ENGL 100 University Writing
CHEM 111 Principles of Chemistry I
MECH 134 Statics
MECH 133 Materials Technology
MATH 221 Introduction to Linear Algebra
PHYS 215 Thermodynamics

Students must achieve a minimum of 60% in each bridge course and achieve a combined grade average of a minimum of 70% in CHEM 111, MECH 134, MATH 212, and PHYS 215 to be eligible for admissions to the UBCO Electrical Engineering program.



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