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Biomedical Engineering Technology
Northern Alberta Institute of Technologywww.nait.ca
The Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (NAIT) is a leading Canadian polytechnic, delivering education in science, technology and the environment; business; health and trades. With nearly 60,000 credit and non-credit students and a 95 per cent employer satisfaction rate, NAIT grads are essential to Alberta's prosperity. Known for hands-on, technology-based learning, NAIT engages with business and industry in applied research and innovation and provides corporate training around the world. Recognized as one of Alberta's top employers, NAIT provides outstanding returns on investment for its graduates, partners, the provincial government and the people of Alberta.!span>!span>!span>
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Program Type Occupational
Credential Type Diploma
Length 2 Years
- Part Time Only
- Cooperative Education
- Continuing Education
- Distance Learning
- Grade 12 English
- Pure Math 30 or Math 30-1
- Physics 30 or Chemistry 30
View the English Language Proficiency Requirements for the program: NAIT | English Language Proficiency
!div> !div> Non-Academic Requirements
The following requirements are needed once accepted into the program. Then you will be contacted with specific instructions:!div>
- Immunization requirements: Once accepted into the program, students must ensure their immunizations are current to the Alberta Health Services Immunization Standards.
- Police Information Check: Once accepted into the program, students are responsible for providing a satisfactory Police Information Check (PIC) dated within 90 days of the start date of the program.
- Biosafety course requirement - Biosafety is mandatory for all students in the BET program to ensure compliance with the Human Pathogens and Toxins Act. A biosafety course will be delivered online using Moodle. Students will be directed on deadlines and completion requirements during program-specific orientation. If course requirements are not met, access to designated labs may be denied.
!div> Transfer Credit and Credential Recognition: In addition to the common guidelines outlined on the Recognition of Prior Learning website and on the Request for Transfer Credit or Credential Recognition form (pdf), your program has other advanced credit requirements that are applied to each request including:!div>
- Completion of the course or program no more than 3 years ago unless a formalized articulation agreement is in place
- Minimum mark of B- in the course(s) or program
!div> If you do not qualify for transfer credit or credential recognition, Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition (PLAR) may be an option.!div> !div>
This program is eligible for full-time post-secondary assistance by Student Aid Alberta for the funding year 2018/08/01 to 2019/07/31*.
Tuition $4,334.00 Year One
Books/Supplies/Instruments $3,550.00 Year One
Mandatory Fees $996.00 Year One
* Tuition, books, supplies, instruments, and other/mandatory fees are provided to Student Aid Alberta and may be used when processing full-time post-secondary funding applications. The educational costs provided are based on a 100% full-course load and may not reflect current or all educational costs charged by the school. Contact the school to obtain accurate educational cost information.
Search Transfer Alberta for course and program transfer information including transfer agreements between post-secondary schools in Alberta, British Columbia, Northwest Territories, Nunavut and Yukon.
Transfer(s) available outside of Transfer Alberta: Not available
Updated April 29, 2018. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.
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