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Agriculture Sciences Agriculture Business

Lethbridge College

Lethbridge College

www.lethbridgecollege.ca
Plant the seeds for your future success in Lethbridge College's Agriculture Sciences program. Choose from majors in Agriculture Business, Agronomy or Animal Science, and be ready to make a difference working in one of Canada's most diverse and vital industries. You'll learn from instructors with first-hand experience, dividing your time between classroom instruction, benchtop processes, industry involvement and practical application. In these programs, you'll learn the scientific background to why we do what we do in agriculture. In addition to learning from textbooks and computers, you'll also get a foundation in the ever-changing sector through workshops, tours and involvement with alumni and specialized ag partners. This program ladders directly into the Bachelor of Agriculture Science program.
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3000 College Drive South
Lethbridge, Alberta, T1K1L6, Canada

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  • Program Type Standard
  • Credential Type Diploma
  • Length 2 Years
  • Part Time Only
  • Cooperative Education
  • Continuing Education
  • Distance Learning Available
Admission Requirements

General Admission Requirements: All applicants must meet the general admission requirements for Lethbridge College programs, as indicated in the Admissions section of the calendar.

Academic Requirements: In addition to meeting the general admission requirements indicated in the Admission section of the calendar, applicants to the Agriculture Business major must also satisfy the following specific course requirements (or equivalencies):

• Grade 12 math (equivalent to Alberta's Math 30-2 or a higher level math)

• Applicants intending to ladder into the Bachelor of Agriculture Science will also be required to have Biology 30 and Chemistry 30 at the point they apply to the degree.

Note: Applicants who lack the required academic admission requirements can apply to the Academic Upgrading program. 

Prior Learning Assessment (PLA): If you have experience working in this field of study, you may be eligible for Prior Learning Assessment.


Distance Delivery Options

Our courses are offered in a variety of formats. The format in which a course is offered may change at short notice, depending on enrolment and student needs. The current delivery formats may include: online (the course is delivered entirely in an online environment); face-to-face (you will attend class at a scheduled time and location. An instructor will be physically present to assist you); blended (the course is delivered through a mixture of face-to-face and online).


Application Deadline

New students are accepted into the Agriculture Sciences program for Fall (September) term.


Student Aid

This program is eligible for full-time post-secondary assistance by Alberta Student Aid for the funding year 2022/08/01 to 2023/07/31*.

  • Tuition $4,896.00 Year One
  • Books/Supplies/Instruments $1,375.00 Year One
  • Mandatory Fees $1,213.00 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) 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 August 17, 2022. 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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