Cape Breton University | Main
1250 Grand Lake Rd , Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
Sydney, Nova Scotia
Founded 1951
Total Students: 5500+

About

At Cape Breton University, we push the boundaries of innovation and thought leadership to create a global academic experience and build a sustainable future for our island. Surrounded by pristine natural landscape, vibrant culture, and welcoming communities, Cape Breton University (CBU) is home to nearly 5,500 students from more than 40 countries around the world. We are committed to the future of Cape Breton Island, innovative economic development and sustainability programs, and Indigenous learning leadership. CBU offers a comprehensive set of liberal arts, science, business, health and professional programs on the first energy self-sufficient campus in North America. As a university that is dedicated to excellence in teaching and learning, CBU provides students with the advantage of outstanding experiential learning and undergraduate research opportunities in a supportive academic environment. Our programs, in diverse fields of study, consistently rank well above the national averages in faculty-student interaction and service learning. Our people, our cultures, and our strong sense of community make Cape Breton University a special place.

Financials

  • Description Sub Total
  • Avg Yearly Cost of Living $10,000.00
  • Avg Cost of Tuition/Year $18,043.58
  • Estimated Total/Year $28,043.58

Find your Program

Business Management

Tuition: $15,052.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Post Baccalaureate Diploma - Business Management

Jan. 2022 | May 2021

Bachelor of Business Administration

Tuition: $16,560.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Business Administration (Optional Co-op)

Sep. 2021 | Jan. 2022

Accounting

Tuition: $17,868.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Business Administration - Accounting (Optional Co-op)

May 2021 | Jan. 2022

Mathematics

Tuition: $17,868.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Science - Mathematics (Optional Co-op)

Jan. 2021 | Sep. 2020

Biology

Tuition: $17,868.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Science - Biology (Optional Co-op)

May 2021 | Sep. 2021

Human Resources

Tuition: $16,560.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Business Administration - Human Resources (Optional Co-op)

Sep. 2020 | Jan. 2021

Political Science

Tuition: $17,868.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Arts - Political Science (Optional Co-op)

May 2022 | Sep. 2020

Chemistry

Tuition: $17,868.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Science - Chemistry (Optional Co-op)

Sep. 2020 | May 2021

Legal Studies

Tuition: $16,560.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Business Administration - Legal Studies (Optional Co-op)

Sep. 2021 | Sep. 2020

Marketing

Tuition: $17,868.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Business Administration - Marketing (Optional Co-op)

May 2021 | Jan. 2021

Diploma in Public Administration and Management

Tuition: $17,599.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Diploma in Public Administration and Management

Sep. 2021 | Jan. 2021

Economics

Tuition: $16,560.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Business Administration - Economics (Optional Co-op)

May 2021 | Sep. 2020

Bachelor of Health Sciences (Public Health)

Tuition: $17,868.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Health Sciences - Public Health (Optional Co-op)

May 2021 | Sep. 2020

Communication

Tuition: $17,868.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Arts - Communication (Optional Co-op)

Jan. 2022 | Sep. 2020

Anthropology

Tuition: $17,868.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Arts - Anthropology

Jan. 2022 | Sep. 2020

Finance

Tuition: $16,560.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Business Administration - Finance (Optional Co-op)

Sep. 2021 | Jan. 2022

Bachelor of Hospitality and Tourism Management

Tuition: $17,868.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Hospitality and Tourism Management

Jan. 2022 | Jan. 2021

Bachelor of Arts

Tuition: $16,080.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Arts

Sep. 2020 | May 2021

Bachelor of Science, Nursing

Tuition: $17,868.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Science - Nursing

Jan. 2021 | Sep. 2020

Bachelor of Arts and Science in Environment

Tuition: $17,868.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Arts and Science in Environment

Jan. 2021 | Jan. 2022

History

Tuition: $17,868.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Arts - History (Optional Co-op)

Jan. 2021 | Sep. 2021

Philosophy

Tuition: $17,868.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Arts - Philosophy (Optional Co-op)

Jan. 2022 | Sep. 2021

Anthropology (Optional Co-op)

Tuition: $17,868.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Arts - Anthropology (Optional Co-op)

Jan. 2021 | May 2021

Master of Business Administration - Community Economic Development

Tuition: $37,056.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Master of Business Administration - Community Economic Development

Jan. 2021 | Jul. 2021

Bachelor of Science(bachelor degree)

Tuition: $16,080.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Science

Sep. 2021 | Jan. 2022

Bachelor of Health Sciences (Public Health) - Accelerated

Tuition: $19,020.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Health & Well-Being - Diploma of Health Sciences (Public Health)

Sep. 2021 | Jan. 2022

Applied Theatre

Tuition: $17,868.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Arts Community Studies in Applied Theatre

Sep. 2021 | May 2021

Bachelor of Arts Community Studies in Sociology

Tuition: $17,868.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Arts Community Studies in Sociology

Jan. 2022 | Sep. 2021

Bachelor of Industrial Engineering (Transfer)

Tuition: $21,292.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Industrial Engineering (Transfer)

Sep. 2021 | May 2022

Bachelor of Arts Community Studies

Tuition: $16,080.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Arts Community Studies

Jan. 2022 | May 2021

Bachelor of Science in Psychology

Tuition: $17,868.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Science in Psychology

Jan. 2022 | May 2021

Bachelor of Arts Community Studies in Mathematics

Tuition: $17,868.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Arts Community Studies in Mathematics

May 2022 | Jan. 2022

Bachelor of Civil Engineering (Transfer)

Tuition: $21,292.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Civil Engineering (Transfer Diploma)

May 2022 | Sep. 2021

Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering (Transfer)

Tuition: $21,292.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering (Transfer)

May 2022 | Sep. 2021

Celtic Culture

Tuition: $16,560.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Arts in Celtic Culture

Sep. 2021 | Jan. 2022

English

Tuition: $17,868.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Arts in English

Jan. 2022 | May 2021

Folklore

Tuition: $17,868.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Arts in Folklore

May 2021 | May 2022

French

Tuition: $16,560.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Arts in French

Sep. 2021 | Jan. 2022

Gaelic

Tuition: $16,560.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Arts in Gaelic

Jan. 2022 | Sep. 2021

Gender and Women’s Studies

Tuition: $16,560.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Arts Gender and Women’s Studies

Jan. 2022 | Sep. 2021

Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics

Tuition: $17,868.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics (Optional Co-op)

May 2021 | Jan. 2022

Mi’kmaq Studies

Tuition: $17,868.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Arts - Mi'kmaq Studies (Optional Co-op)

May 2021 | Sep. 2021

Music

Tuition: $17,868.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Arts in Music

Jan. 2022 | Sep. 2021

Psychology

Tuition: $17,868.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Arts - Psychology (Optional Co-op)

May 2021 | May 2022

Religious Studies

Tuition: $16,560.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Arts in Religious Studies

Sep. 2021 | Jan. 2022

Sociology

Tuition: $17,868.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Arts in Sociology

May 2021 | Jan. 2022

Sport and Physical Activity Leadership

Tuition: $17,868.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Arts Community Studies in Sport and Physical Activity Leadership

May 2021 | Sep. 2021

Post-Baccalaureate Diploma in Health Care Management

Tuition: $19,020.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Post-Baccalaureate Diploma in Health Care Management

Sep. 2021 | Jan. 2022

Post-Baccalaureate Diploma in Supply Chain Management

Tuition: $16,527.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Post-Baccalaureate Diploma in Supply Chain Management

May 2021 | Jan. 2022

Post-Baccalaureate Diploma in Business Management

Tuition: $16,527.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Post-Baccalaureate Diploma in Business Management

May 2021 | Jan. 2022

Post-Baccalaureate Diploma in Business Analytics

Tuition: $16,527.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Post-Baccalaureate Diploma in Business Analytics

Jan. 2022 | Sep. 2021

Bachelor of Engineering (Transfer)

Tuition: $21,292.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Engineering (Transfer)

May 2021 | Jan. 2022

Supply Chain Management

Tuition: $17,868.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Business Administration - Supply Chain Management (Optional Co-op)

Sep. 2021 | May 2022

Bachelor of Education

Tuition: $16,560.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Education

Jan. 2022 | May 2021

Diploma in Education

Tuition: $19,020.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Diploma in Education

Sep. 2021 | Jan. 2022

Diploma in Educational Technology

Tuition: $16,560.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Diploma in Educational Technology

Jan. 2022 | Sep. 2021

Master of Education in Sustainability, Creativity and Innovation

Tuition: $19,020.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Master of Education in Sustainability, Creativity and Innovation

Jan. 2022 | Sep. 2021

Bachelor of Engineering Technology

Tuition: $16,560.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Engineering Technology

May 2021 | Sep. 2021

Master of Business Administration in Community Economic Development

Tuition: $20,104.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Master of Business Administration in Community Economic Development

Sep. 2021 | Jan. 2022

Chemical

Tuition: $18,213.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Chemical Engineering

May 2021 | Jan. 2022

Manufacturing

Tuition: $16,560.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Engineering in Manufacturing

Sep. 2021 | Jan. 2022

Petroleum

Tuition: $18,213.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Engineering in Petroleum

Jan. 2022 | May 2021

Bachelor of Technology (Nautical Science)

Tuition: $16,560.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Technology (Nautical Science)

Jan. 2022 | Sep. 2021

Electronics & Controls

Tuition: $18,213.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Engineering Technology - Electronics & Controls

Sep. 2021 | May 2021

Bachelor of Science

Tuition: $16,080.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Science

May 2021 | Jan. 2022

Bachelor of Arts Community Studies in Communication

Tuition: $17,868.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Arts Community Studies in Communication

May 2022 | Jan. 2022

Bachelor of Mineral Resource Engineering (Transfer)

Tuition: $21,292.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Mineral Resource Engineering (Transfer)

May 2022 | May 2021

Bachelor of Arts Community Studies in History

Tuition: $17,868.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Arts Community Studies in History

Sep. 2021 | Jan. 2022

Bachelor of Arts Community Studies in Philosophy

Tuition: $17,868.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Arts Community Studies in Philosophy

Sep. 2021 | May 2022

Bachelor of Arts Community Studies in Psychology

Tuition: $17,868.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Arts Community Studies in Psychology

May 2021 | Jan. 2022

Bachelor of Electrical Engineering (Transfer)

Tuition: $21,292.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Electrical Engineering (Transfer)

May 2022 | Jan. 2022

Bachelor of Arts Community Studies in Folklore

Tuition: $17,868.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Arts Community Studies in Folklore

Jan. 2022 | May 2022

Bachelor of Arts Community Studies in Music

Tuition: $17,868.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Arts Community Studies in Music

May 2021 | Jan. 2022

Bachelor of Arts Community Studies in English

Tuition: $17,868.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Arts Community Studies in English

Jan. 2022 | May 2022

Bachelor of Arts Community Studies in Political Science

Tuition: $17,868.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Arts Community Studies in Political Science

Jan. 2022 | May 2022

Bachelor of Chemical Engineering (Transfer)

Tuition: $21,292.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Chemical Engineering (Transfer)

Sep. 2021 | May 2021

Petroleum-(post degree BET)

Tuition: $16,080.00

Application Fee: $80.00

(post degree BET)-Petroleum

Jan. 2022 | Sep. 2021

Electronics & Controls-(post degree BET)

Tuition: $16,080.00

Application Fee: $80.00

(post degree BET)-Electronics & Controls

Sep. 2021 | Jan. 2022

Environmental Studies-(post degree BET)

Tuition: $16,080.00

Application Fee: $80.00

post degree BET-Environmental Studies

May 2022 | Jan. 2022

Chemical-(post degree BET)

Tuition: $16,080.00

Application Fee: $80.00

post degree BET-Chemical

Jan. 2022 | Sep. 2021

Bachelor of Science, Nutrition (Transfer)

Tuition: $17,868.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Science, Nutrition

Jan. 2022 | May 2021

Environmental Studies

Tuition: $18,213.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Engineering in Environmental Studies

Jan. 2022 | Sep. 2021

Bachelor of Emergency Management

Tuition: $17,868.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Emergency Management

May 2021 | Jan. 2022

Master of Education (Educational Technology)

Tuition: $19,020.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Master of Education

Sep. 2021 | Jan. 2022

Bachelor of Environmental Engineering (Transfer)

Tuition: $21,292.00

Application Fee: $80.00

Bachelor of Environmental Engineering (Transfer)

May 2021 | Jan. 2022