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University Transfer University Studies
Established in 1968, Portage College serves over 1,000 full-time students each year. The corporate centre is located in Lac La Biche, with regional service centres in Cold Lake and St. Paul, and community campuses in Frog Lake, Saddle Lake, and Boyle.
Portage offers more than 50 certificate and diploma programs in areas such as academic upgrading and job readiness, business, forestry and natural resources, general studies, health and wellness, human services, Native cultural arts, trades and technical, and university studies. In addition, many courses transfer to other colleges and universities.
Portage College provides small class sizes to allow more time with instructors. The Learning Assistance Centre offers educational support to help students achieve academic success. The Lac La Biche campus includes a student residence, full service cafeteria, family housing, and a student activity centre. The College is a strong competitor in ice hockey, and offers recreational facilities for students, as well.
Satellite Campuses or Offices
Boyle, Cold Lake, Frog Lake, Goodfish Lake, Saddle Lake, St. Paul
Program Type University Transfer
Credential Type Non-Credential
Length 2 Years
- Part Time Only
- Cooperative Education
- Continuing Education
- Distance Learning
Program Description: Our University Studies program can help you get the degree you want! You can take the first two years of a University degree right here at Portage College. We offer courses that will transfer to Bachelor or Arts, Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Education, Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Social Work degrees. We offer a selection of university level courses that allows a student to either choose from multiple program areas or the flexibility to build an individualized course plan and meet career goals. This program is available for both full-time or part-time students. The University Studies program gives students an opportunity to develop in areas of interest not addressed by other, more traditional programs. Working with a Student Advisor, a student can build their program to fit their future goals. Entrance Requirements: At least English 30-1 and four core courses. Speak to an advisor for specific course requirements. For software requirements, please refer to the following link. http://moodle.portagecollege.ca/file.php/1/MinimumRequirements-Moodle/Technical_requirements.htm
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 $4,510.00 Year One
Books/Supplies/Instruments $2,500.00 Year One
Mandatory Fees $855.00 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.
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Transfer(s) available outside of Transfer Alberta: Not available
Updated May 18, 2018. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.
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