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Explore Education and Training

Explore post-secondary education programs and schools, including apprenticeships. Discover how to plan for and be successful in post-secondary. Find information on paying for your education, transferring credits, and more!

Plan Your Education
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Explore School and Program Options

Once you've identified a career direction and the education and training you need to make it a reality, your next step is to explore schools and programs.

Learn About Apprenticeship

An apprenticeship is a post-secondary education program that combines work experience, on-the-job and technical training.

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Plan a Gap Year That Works for You

Finished school and wondering what’s next? Studying but not sure if you’re on the right path? Find out how a planned gap year can help you explore options.

Part-Time Learning Options

Going to school part-time can give you flexibility to work while you study, take care of your family, or ease your course load.

Get Started with the Registered Apprenticeship Program

If you’re a high school student interested in the skilled trades, RAP might be for you. RAP lets you earn on-the-job training hours towards an apprenticeship program while you earn credits towards your high school diploma.

Student Life

There’s More to Education Than Studying

There’s a lot you can learn beyond the classroom—informally with friends and fellow students and in clubs, groups and programs.

Plan for Graduate School

Are you interested in pursuing further education beyond your bachelor's degree? Not sure where to start or how to decide if it's right for you?

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Tools & Resources

How do I choose what post-secondary school to attend? (1:13)

An Alberta Supports Coordinator provides information on some things to consider when choosing a post-secondary school. Get information and referrals about career and education options from Alberta Supports.