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Northern Lakes Collegehttps://www.northernlakescollege.ca
Northern Lakes College is a community college serving over 1,500 students in northern rural communities. Administration campuses include Grouard and Slave Lake. With learning centres in over 17 communities, Northern Lakes College serves students in an area that covers a quarter of Alberta, but has less than four per cent of the population. Students may take academic upgrading, certificate and diploma programs, university transfer courses and workforce development courses. Many programs focus on health, the oil and gas industry and apprenticeship trades. !span>
Northern Lakes College strives to break down the barriers of location and educational experience by offering diverse programs. To reach students throughout the region, NLC uses distance learning methods, such as online technologies and videoconferencing. Partnerships with local First Nations and Métis settlements, businesses and industries allow NLC to offer new programs to meet community and industry needs. !span>
The Grouard campus has a student residence, student family housing, cafeteria and gymnasium. The Slave Lake campus has a cafeteria, leisure and aquatic centre, gymnasium and a student residence.!span>
Community Learning Centres!span>
Athabasca, Atikameg, Cadotte Lake, Chateh, Driftpile, Fort Vermilion, Gift Lake, Grouard, High Level, High Prairie, Peace River, Peavine, Peerless Lake, Slave Lake, Smoky River, Stony Point, Valleyview!span>
Program Type Journeyman
Credential Type Certificate
Length 4 Years
- Part Time Only
- Cooperative Education
- Continuing Education
- Distance Learning
Recommended Path !span>
Alberta High School Diploma with: !span>
- English 30-2!span>
- Math 30-3 !span>
- Physics 20 or Chemistry 20 or Science 20 !span>
- Related Career and Technology Studies courses!span>
Successful completion of: !span>
- English 10-2 !span>
- Math 10-3 or!span>
- A pass mark in all five Canadian General Educational Development (GED) tests or !span>
- Entrance Exam !span>
This program is eligible for full-time post-secondary assistance by Student Aid Alberta for the funding year 2019/08/01 to 2020/07/31*.
* 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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Updated August 30, 2019. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.
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