A non-refundable $25 application fee is to be submitted by applicants before the application can be processed. The application fee for foreign applicants includes an additional $60 to cover visa-processing.
A refundable $360 program deposit is due within two weeks after acceptance (doesn't apply to foreign applicants).
This deposit will be refunded at the completion of the program if the student has worked all required hours, has no outstanding debts, and their room is left clean and undamaged. Missing hours will be deducted at $6 per hour.
(applies to both Apprenticeship Programs)
Application Fee $25 Entrance Fee $400
Program Deposit $360
Total Cost $4,385
$400 covers class syllabus and other miscellaneous program expenses. Due upon arrival.
Cash Plan: $3,600 covers the cost of tuition. BCHEC operates with all volunteers. All apprentices volunteer 16 hours per week to cover the cost for room and board.
Volunteer Plan: Apprentices volunteer a total of 600 hours to cover the cost of tuition, and 16 hours per week to cover for the cost of room and board. Apprentices will arrive six months ahead of the desired session to volunteer towards their tuition.
Qualifications For Enrollment
Individuals desiring to be trained in service through one of our apprenticeship programs are invited to apply. The applicant should:
Be 17 years of age or older
Have a basic understanding of the English language
Have a serious interest in practical medical missionary work
Cash Plan Refund Policy
If for any reason a student withdraws from the program, up to 50% of tuition may be returned within 30 days. No refunds are given after 30 days.
Volunteer Plan Refund Policy
In the event that a student must leave the program early, accrued work hours may be applied toward a future student program, or toward a lifestyle program. No cash refunds will be given for hours worked.