STUDY IN
canada

    Loyalist College, Belleville, Ontario - Programs And Fees

    Belleville, OntarioLocation
    CollegeSchool type
    Estd 1967established year
    3000enrollment
    7.9/10

    Advanced Diploma (Journalism)

    3 years
    full time
    English
    on-campus

    Field of Study 

    $10,749 

    1st Year
    Fees

    International Student Tution


    Eligibility & Entry Requirement

    Academic Eligibility:

    • Students must complete an Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) degree.
    •  Students must have to complete the following course such as:
      • English (ENG4U)
      • And three additional 4U or M courses
      • A minimum math average of 75% and no math grade below 65%
    • To gain admission to this program, a student’s academic average should be in the low-to-mid 80s.

    Indian Student Eligibility

    Indian students are eligible to apply if they have any one of the following certificates:

    • All-India Senior School Certificate (AISSCE)
    • Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC)
    • Indian School Certificate (ISC)
    • Intermediate Examination Certificate
    • Pre-University Examination Certificate
    • Students must have a Grade XII chemistry or Grade XII physics.
    • Students also hold Grade XII math (Minimum math result of 55%).

    English Language proficiency:

    • Applicants from India, China, Vietnam, Philippines, and Pakistan should note that IELTS is the only proficiency score accepted by the Study Direct Stream (SDS) program.
    • Meeting the minimum English requirements does not guarantee admission. Students with higher English proficiency scores will receive priority in the admission assessment process.
    • Not all students will qualify for EAP-3106 in place of the required IELTS or TOEFL test scores.

    Submission of GRE scores is not compulsory for this program, however, it is recommended to submit a minimum 300+ score for a better chance of admission.

    The above requirements are the minimum requirements and do not guarantee admission. The admissions committee will consider all evidence in the file and decide. To know more about the requirem….Read More


    Program Description

    • The Advanced Diploma in Journalism at Loyalist College is a 3-year program.
    • These Ranks are given to the Program by Maclean’s in 2020:
      • In terms of program reputation, this program ranks 11th among Canadian Universities.
      • In terms of research reputation, this program ranks 9th among Canadian Universities.
    • The graduation rate for this program is 78.8%, Which shows that the majority of the students get graduated.
    • The Employment rate after
      • 6 months after graduation is 93.3%.
      • 2 years after graduation is 100%.
    • The Acceptance Rate is 20% which increases the chances of students getting enrolled.
    • The Student to Teacher ratio is 20:1, which bridges the gap between Students and Teachers.
    • The Female to male ratio is 5:5 which gives equal chances for both the genders to compete.
    • The Average internship salary of the student is 30,750 USD.
    • Journalists help citizens understand the world and make informed decisions. Today, these stories are delivered across multiple platforms at lightning speed.
    • This fully integrated program will help shape entrepreneurial journalists who are informed, critically aware and technically skilled.
    • This degree can take a student's career in many directions. Many students choose to continue their academic inquiry with a Master’s. Students are equipped with a strong foundation for careers in:
      • Anchor/Reporter, CTV News Kitchener-Waterloo
      • Kingston Editor, Fine Lifestyles and Fine Homes
      • Multimedia Journalist, Kingston Whig-Standard
      • Content Producer, Station 14, Kingston
      • Anchor/Reporter, Quinte Broadcasting Ltd.

    Program Highlights

    Degree Type OfferedDiploma
    Duration3 years
    Fees41860 for 3 years
    Delivery Typefull time
    Admission Intakefall (Deadline - Feb 1)
    Language ProficiencyTOEFL,IELTS
    Program URLhttp://www.loyalistcollege.com/programs-and-courses/full-time-programs/journalism

    Required Document List

    The Documents required are:

    • College Transcripts - The marks statement provided by the education board after completion of the previous academic qualifications.
    • Financial Documentation - The Proof that shows the financial background of the student.
    • Letter of Recommendation - This shows who recommended the student to pursue the degree.
    • Statement of Purpose - This is an essay or any written statement written by the student while applying.
    • Resume/CV - This provides a summary of the experience and skills of the student.

    Application Deadline

    Event End Date
    fall Feb 1, 2021

    Scores Required

    80 / 120

    Avg. Score in

    TOEFL

    6.0 / 9

    Avg. Score in

    IELTS


    Fees & Funding

    Tution & Application Fees

    YearYear 1Year 2Year 3
    Tuition Fee$10749$10340$10340
    Health Insurance$450$450$450
    Others$3027$3027$3027
    Total Fee$14226$13817$13817

    Living Costs

    HeadAvg Cost Per Year
    Room And Board$4500
    Food$2700

    Scholarship Grants & Financial Aids

    Name AmountInternational Students EligibleApplication Deadline
    BrokerFish International student scholarship$1000YesDec 21, 2020
    Forktip Women’s- Innovation ScholarshipVariableYesAug 30, 2020
    Paul Foundation scholarships$20174YesN/A
    Collegedunia $150 Scholarship Program$150YesN/A

    VISA & Work Study

    VISA

    • Student visa and Visitor Visa (Optional) are required to study in Canada. 
    • The Student visa is a document that the Canadian government issues that allow foreign nationals to study at institutions in Canada.
    • A Student visa is usually valid for the length of the student’s study program, plus an extra 90 days. The 90 days lets the student prepare to leave Canada or apply to extend their stay.
    • The cost of the Student visa is 112 USD.
    • The students need these documents to apply for a study permit:
      • Proof of acceptance i.e The offer letter that the student received from the university.
      • Proof of identity 
      • Proof of financial support i.e Documents showing the financial status.

    Work Study

    • Students need to apply for Work-study for the respective Term:
      • Fall and Winter Term – September 14th (Deadline)
      • Summer Term – May 31st (Deadline)
    • Students are paid 10.5 USD Per Hour during the Work-Study Program.
    • Students need to pay an Entitlement fee of 1,125 USD Per Term While Applying.

    Career and Placement after Course

    • Anchor/Reporter, CTV News Kitchener-Waterloo
    • Kingston Editor, Fine Lifestyles and Fine Homes
    • Multimedia Journalist, Kingston Whig-Standard
    • Content Producer, Station 14, Kingston
    • Anchor/Reporter, Quinte Broadcasting Ltd.


    Similar Colleges

    Brescia University College
    Bachelor $ 23.28 K
    VIEW ALL COURSES & FEES
    Campion College

    Campion College

    Regina, Saskatchewan
    B.Sc $ 21.17 K
    VIEW ALL COURSES & FEES
    Glendon College

    Glendon College

    North York, Ontario
    B.A $ 22.12 K
    VIEW ALL COURSES & FEES
    Huron University College

    Huron University College

    London, Ontario
    B.A $ 23.28 K
    VIEW ALL COURSES & FEES
    King's University College

    King's University College

    London, Ontario
    B.A $ 23.28 K
    VIEW ALL COURSES & FEES
    Luther College

    Luther College

    Regina, Saskatchewan
    B.Sc $ 16.79 K
    VIEW ALL COURSES & FEES
    Renison University College

    Renison University College

    Waterloo, Ontario
    B.A $ 26.48 K
    VIEW ALL COURSES & FEES
    Royal Military College of Canada
    M.B.A $ 57.55 K
    VIEW ALL COURSES & FEES
    St. Thomas More College

    St. Thomas More College

    Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
    B.A $ 13.53 K
    VIEW ALL COURSES & FEES

    interested in this College ?

    Get free counselling