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Computer Programming

Red Deer Polytechnic

Red Deer Polytechnic

rdpolytech.ca
The Computer Programming program equips students with the knowledge and skills needed to respond to dynamic challenges in technology-based, global environments and succeed in the ever-growing field of software and web development. With emphasis on digital thinking and innovation, students will design, develop, and implement applications, diagnose and troubleshoot technical problems, and manage and operate databases. Through applied learning and project management opportunities, students will develop proficiency in communication, collaboration, and inclusive approaches to work in diverse settings. Prepared for careers in computer programming, data management, and information technology, graduates will enter the workforce ready to compete for employment in both large and small organizations across a variety of sectors.
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Registrar's Office
Red Deer Polytechnic
100 College Boulevard
Box 5005
Red Deer, Alberta, T4N 5H5, 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

Students applying to the Computer Programming Diploma must have a minimum of 50% in Math 30-1 and English 30-1, or at least 60% in Math 30-2 and English 30-2.

This is a bring your own device program. Students will be required to obtain a laptop for completing course requirements.

Note: Applicants whose first language is not English must demonstrate English language proficiency in addition to the program admission requirements.


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 $2,890.00 Year One
  • Mandatory Fees $1,022.00 Year One
  • Books/Supplies/Instruments $900.00 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 September 08, 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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