University of Prince Edward Island

The University of Prince Edward Island (UPEI) is a public university located in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada. UPEI offers over 100 programs - major and minors - at a bachelor's and master's level through its Faculty of Arts, School of Business, Faculty of Education, and School of Nursing.

  • Average Tution CAD 14,668
  • Students 4,400
  • International Students 19%
  • Total Cost CAD 23,758
  • Scholarships Yes
  • Student-Faculty Ratio 12:1

School Description

The main campus of the University of Prince Edward Island is located on 140 acres in Charlottetown. The campus has 29 buildings which are used for many reasons that include academic, and athletic purposes. The city of Charlottetown is a great place for students to live in. the city is a safe and clean family community. Students can also find many activities to do within the city that includes shopping, and entertainment.

The University of Prince Edwards Island has almost 4,400 students that come from nearly 70 different countries. UPEI offers its students plenty of opportunities to get involved through student clubs and societies that include, the African Society, the Political Science Society, and the Association of the Caribbean Society.

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  • University of Prince Edward Island
    550 University Ave, Charlottetown, PE C1A 4P3, Canada

    Business Administration

    CAD 39,622 Tuition Fee

    A program that generally prepares individuals to plan, organize, direct, and control the functions and processes of a firm or organization. Includes instruction in management theory, human resources management and behavior, accounting and other quantitative methods, purchasing and logistics, organization and production, marketing, and business decision-making.

  • University of Prince Edward Island
    550 University Ave, Charlottetown, PE C1A 4P3, Canada

    Education

    CAD 10,831 Tuition Fee

    Instructional programs that focus on the theory and practice of learning and teaching, and related research, administrative and support services.

  • University of Prince Edward Island
    550 University Ave, Charlottetown, PE C1A 4P3, Canada

    Environmental Studies

    CAD 10,441 Tuition Fee

    A program that focuses on environment-related issues using scientific, social scientific, or humanistic approaches or a combination. Includes instruction in the basic principles of ecology and environmental science and related subjects such as policy, politics, law, economics, social aspects, planning, pollution control, natural resources, and the interactions of human beings and nature.

  • University of Prince Edward Island
    550 University Ave, Charlottetown, PE C1A 4P3, Canada

    Biology

    CAD 10,441 Tuition Fee

    A general program of biology at the introductory, basic level or a program in biology or the biological sciences that is undifferentiated as to title or content. Includes instruction in general biology and programs covering a variety of biological specializations.

  • University of Prince Edward Island
    550 University Ave, Charlottetown, PE C1A 4P3, Canada

    Biomedical Science

    A general, program that focuses on the integrative scientific study of biological issues related to health and medicine, or a program in one or more of the biomedical sciences that is undifferentiated as to title. Includes instruction in any of the basic medical sciences at the research level; biological science research in biomedical faculties; and general studies encompassing a variety of the biomedical disciplines.

  • University of Prince Edward Island
    550 University Ave, Charlottetown, PE C1A 4P3, Canada

    Molecular Biology

    CAD 10,441 Tuition Fee

    A program that focuses on the scientific study of the structure and function of biological macromolecules and the role of molecular constituents and mechanisms in supramolecular assemblies and cells. Includes instruction in such topics as molecular signaling and transduction, regulation of cell growth, enzyme substrates and mechanisms of enzyme action, DNA-protein interaction, and applications to fields such as biotechnology, genetics, cell biology, and physiology.

  • University of Prince Edward Island
    550 University Ave, Charlottetown, PE C1A 4P3, Canada

    Nursing

    CAD 10,441 Tuition Fee

    A program that generally prepares individuals in the knowledge, techniques and procedures for promoting health, providing care for sick, disabled, infirmed, or other individuals or groups. Includes instruction in the administration of medication and treatments, assisting a physician during treatments and examinations, Referring patients to physicians and other health care specialists, and planning education for health maintenance.

  • University of Prince Edward Island
    550 University Ave, Charlottetown, PE C1A 4P3, Canada

    Science

    CAD 10,441 Tuition Fee

    Instructional programs that focus on the systematic study of social systems, social institutions, and social behavior.

  • University of Prince Edward Island
    550 University Ave, Charlottetown, PE C1A 4P3, Canada

    Veterinary Science

    CAD 10,441 Tuition Fee

    An integrated program of study in one or more of the veterinary medical or clinical sciences or a program undifferentiated as to title.

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  • Minimum GPA 3.30
  • Minimum incoming TOEFL 100
  • Minimum incoming IELTS 7.00

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    Established in 1969

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          • 2009-2010, BS in Computer science

            UPEI Has a great CS Program that really help fresh grads shine in the industry and have unique skills.

          • 2010-2012, M. Ed., B. Ed (HRD)

            UPEI is a great small university. It is easy to form relationships with both students and profs.

          • 1989-1993, Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)

            This smaller unique University setting provides close personal attention from the faculty that inspires the student to concentrate and learn with an open mind. With the tremendous expansion of the University i highly recommend your enrollment particularly if you enjoy sports while building your future. .