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The Excel Academy

The Excel Academy

10766 - 97 Street
Edmonton, Alberta, T5H4R2, Canada

  • Program Type Occupational
  • Credential Type Certificate
  • Length 1 Year or Less 485 Hours (23 Weeks)
  • Part Time Only
  • Cooperative Education
  • Continuing Education
  • Distance Learning Available
Admission Requirements
Admission Requirements Qualifications to be provided at registration prior to participating in the first HCA class: Documentation that verifies the applicant: - Is a resident of Alberta - Has completed a minimum of Grade 10 English (or equivalent) - Has completed a minimum of Grade 10 Applied Math (or equivalent) Qualifications to be provided prior to beginning clinical placement: - Current criminal record check. - First aid and CPR (Level C) certification - provided to Excel Academy HCA students at no extra cost.

Distance Delivery Options

Also delivered online, except for the lab portion, over a 24- or a 36-week length.

Student Aid

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*.

  • Total Tuition $4,475.00
  • Total Books/Supplies/Other Fees $663.00

* Tuition and 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.

Transfer(s) Eligibility

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 October 31, 2018. 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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