Nine Reasons to Consider Studying at Briercrest

By Briercrest College Modified on November 16, 2017

Discover the value of applying to Briercrest as an international student.


We know that choosing a post-secondary school is a big decision. Here are a few benefits to studying in Canada:

  • You gain a broader worldview by living and studying in another country.
  • You build relationships with people in another culture.
  • If English isn't your first language, it's a great opportunity to improve your language skills by immersing yourself in it!

In addition to that, studying at Briercrest College gives you an amazing opportunity to become part of our close-knit, Christ-centred community while you pursue your career.

We offer:

  • 17 academic programs, ranging from ministry to marketplace disciplines
  • Many arts, athletics, and leadership opportunities, giving you many different avenues to explore your interests, invest in your passions, and grow in your faith
  • A small, safe community, where you''re supported and cared for by staff and faculty

Did you know that Briercrest has 13 countries represented on campus between our college, seminary, and high school? If you're considering applying, here are a couple of extra bonuses for international students at Briercrest:

  • No extra tuition fees! Briercrest College doesn't charge extra tuition for international students you pay the same tuition as Canadian students! Most colleges and universities in Canada charge international students 2-4 times more than domestic students. You could be saving $20,000 a year by attending Briercrest!
  • You get free healthcare! Briercrest College helps international students apply for provincial health care, you can go to the doctor for free!

To learn more about Briercrest's application process for international students, visit