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Agroecology Technician

Medicine Hat College

Medicine Hat College
The program provides you with the competencies required for producing food, forage, fiber, and fuel using sustainable methods. Courses within the program will prepare you with a range of knowledge in the three E's: environment, economics, and energy using systems theory. You will gain real-world experience in designing, monitoring and assessing sustainable agroecological systems. In addition to developing technical skills of the trade, you will learn effective communication and research skills. This program meets the knowledge, technical skills, and performance competencies required for certification with the Alberta Institute of Agrologists as a registered Technologist in Agrology (RTAg). This program also maximizes transfer opportunities to universities offering sustainable agriculture programs.

299 College Drive SE
Medicine Hat, Alberta, T1A3Y6, Canada

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

High School Route

ELA 30-1

Biology 30

Chemistry 30

Math 30-1 or Math 30-2 (min 65%)

Mature Student Route

ELA 30-1

Biology 30

Chemistry 30

Math 30-1 or Math 30-2 (min 65%)

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 $5,447.00 Year One
  • Mandatory Fees $1,151.00 Year One
  • Books/Supplies/Instruments $1,089.00 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 June 30, 2021. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.

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