French Cohort Program

The French Cohort Program (FCP) offers you the opportunity to study in Canada’s two official languages. This multidisciplinary program, taught primarily in French, leads to a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science, French, and History.


This cohort program, leading to a political science major with a French extended minor, or a French major with a political science extended minor, is a four year program taught in Canada's two official languages.

Degree: Bachelor of Arts

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Admission requirements for French Cohort Program

Students applying directly from BC high school Grade 12: see program-specific requirements for the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences. For other areas and other categories of admission, please see admission requirements.

How to apply

Before applying, you might want to review this help video. Then:

  • Go to
  • In section 4, Applying to SFU:
    • select from the drop-down list of faculties: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
    • select from the drop-down list of programs: French Cohort Program

Career possibilities

The world is changing rapidly and you have no way of knowing the full range of career opportunities available to you in the future. Graduates of this program may end up in a range of occupations, including these:

  • Community Planner
  • Journalist
  • Policy Analyst
  • Politician
  • Public Administrator
  • Researcher
  • Teacher