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General Studies FNMI Career Pathways

Lethbridge College

Lethbridge College
Get started on the path to help you realize your career goals with our one-year FNMI Career Pathways program. This program is designed to better prepare FNMI students who wish to enter Lethbridge College programs, by engaging learners in a curriculum that is a combination of required post-secondary courses and courses from a selection of Lethbridge College programs. This program will prepare students for full-time studies in their choice of a number of Lethbridge College program areas including: Agriculture Sciences, Business Administration, Child and Youth Care, Computer Information Technology, Early Childhood Education, General Studies (University Transfer), Digital Communications and Media, Multimedia Production, Criminal Justice Policing and Correctional Studies, and a General Interest stream. The curriculum is designed to assist students to further develop their writing and information literacy skills, ensuring students have the skills necessary for success in post-secondary studies. This program will also foster cultural awareness through a set curriculum that includes coursework in Canadian Aboriginal culture and college success. Students entering this program will be provided with additional supports from FNMI Services and will work with Academic Advising in completing Academic Success Plans. This is a 24-credit, 8-month (two semesters) college program serving FNMI students who want to enhance their opportunities for success, and sample from a variety of program offerings. The curriculum consists of a total of eight courses preparing students for success and admission into their choice of Lethbridge College programs identified in the certificate. In the first semester, students will work as part of a group with courses focusing on further enhancing students' abilities in writing, college success, psychology and life, and cultural awareness. In the second semester, students will focus on courses from one of a number of distinct "streams" associated with a diploma program or enroll in a general interest collection of courses in which they can experience topics from multiple program areas.

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3000 College Drive South
Lethbridge, Alberta, T1K1L6, Canada

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  • Program Type Occupational
  • Credential Type Certificate
  • Length 1 Year or Less
  • Part Time Only
  • Cooperative Education
  • Continuing Education
  • Distance Learning Available
Admission Requirements
ADMISSIONS:  Students are accepted into the General Studies, FNMI Career Pathways program for the fall (September) term.

GENERAL ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:  All applicants must meet the general admission requirements for Lethbridge College programs, as indicated in the Admission section of this calendar.

ACADEMIC REQUIREMENTS:  Prior to admission into one of the following diploma programs, students must meet specific diploma entrance requirements.  Students interested in the Computer Information Technology diploma are also required to have successfully completed Math 30-2 or higher.  Students interested in the Business Administration diploma are also required to have successfully completed Math 30-2 or higher.  Students interested in the Natural Resource Compliance diploma are also required to have successfully completed Math 30-2 or higher and Grade 11 Biology.

Distance Delivery Options

Some courses are available through online delivery, as identified in the calendar by (OL) after the course title.

Student Aid

This program is eligible for full-time post-secondary assistance by Student Aid Alberta for the funding year 2017/08/01 to 2018/07/31*.

  • Tuition $2,423.00 Year One
  • Books/Supplies/Instruments $1,000.00 Year One
  • Mandatory Fees $812.00 Year One

* Tuition, books, supplies, instruments, and other/mandatory fees are provided to Alberta Student Aid 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.

Transfer(s) Elegibility

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 May 30, 2017. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.

Educational program information is provided as an introduction and for general reference. For current information about programs and school requirements or policies, check the school calendar, visit their website or contact the school directly.

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