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Tuition is based on program material and content which varies in price.For many programs, more general courses will be taken in first year while "program specific courses" begin in year two.Eight of these universities – Capilano University, Emily Carr University of Art and Design, University of the Fraser Valley, Kwantlen Polytechnic University, Trinity Western University, Simon Fraser University, the University Canada West, the British Columbia Institute of Technology and the University of British Columbia – are in the Metro Vancouver region, the most populated region of British Columbia (with the exception of the University of British Columbia Okanagan - the major UBC campus located in the Okanagan Valley), and three of them – Vancouver Island University, Royal Roads University and the University of Victoria – are on Vancouver Island.The University of Northern British Columbia houses a main campus in Prince George, with regional campuses in Quesnel, Terrace and Fort St. Three public universities, Capilano University, University of the Fraser Valley and Kwantlen Polytechnic University.The biggest provider of online and distance education in BC is Thompson Rivers University, Open Learning.
Most schools are members of Universities Canada (formerly the Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada (AUCC)).
Each Canadian university is autonomous in academic matters including policies and procedures of quality assurance of its programs, instructors and procedures.
Membership of Universities Canada, and the university's provincial government charter, are seen as serving in lieu of institutional accreditation, both in Canada and abroad.
Some universities such as University of Toronto require admission separate from initial admission from high school into specific programs based on internal standards achieved in first year (i.e. There are six public universities in Alberta, eleven public colleges, two polytechnical institutes (which grant degrees), and seven private colleges (all of which grant degrees).
Most private universities refer to themselves as "university colleges", and they grant equivalent degrees.