International Student Fees

New International Students

All international students are required to participate in the BCA International Student Program. This program provides academic, personal, and cultural support. The Academic Plan will be adjusted according to the student’s skills, needs, performance and progress.

Students needing English language learning will be enrolled in our ENGLISH+ Program, in addition to the BCA International Student Program. All international student’s English proficiency will be assessed as part of the application process and will be placed in our Credit Prep. Track, or Non-Credit Track. Click for more details about the ENGLISH+ Program.

Students in our International Student Program pay BCA tuition and boarding fees in addition to the applicable ENGLISH+ and international program fees.

Tuition and Fees

Includes International tuition and standard fees.

Dorm Fees

Includes room fees, meal plan, damage deposit, mattress cover, laundry, and internet safety software.

BCA International Student Program Fees
(Non-PHA/BESA international Students)

Includes academic, personal care, and travel support, such as private tutoring, day-to-day support, airport pick-ups and drop-offs, local shopping and errands, and Canadian cultural experiences.

BCA International Student Program Fees
(For PHA/BESA International Students)

Includes academic and personal care, such as private tutoring, day-to-day support, airport pick-ups and drop-offs, shopping, and local errands.


Includes ENGLISH+ ESL courses, private tutoring, TOEFL and IELTS exam preparation. Program fees are based upon student English proficiency and ESL needs as evaluated by Briercrest Christian Academy.

Credit Prep. Track $1,130 - $2,265 | Non-Credit Track $515 - $2,420


Grand Total       $34,000 - $44,000

Please note these fees for the 2024–25 school year are approximate and subject to change.  _________________________________________________________________________________________________________



Payment Policy

Payment in full is required once a student has been accepted to attend BCA (includes any accompanying family members). Once payment has been received, the study permit/acceptance letter, confirmation of funds received and guardianship paperwork for study permit application will be issued. Returning students are permitted to enter the 2-payment plan.

Tuition, standard fees, room and board and ENGLISH+ are billed at the beginning of the academic year. Grad fees are billed in September and are included in the cost of attendance calculated at the beginning of the school year. Optional fees such as music lessons, college tuition, sports, counseling and tutoring are all billed as required.

International Students who do not receive a study permit or who are denied a study permit will be refunded the full cost of attendance deposited to Briercrest minus $500. Students who withdraw during the school year follow the refund policy found here.