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Early Childhood Education and Development Certificate

Bow Valley College

Bow Valley College

www.bowvalleycollege.ca
The Early Childhood Education and Development program at Bow Valley College is designed to provide learners with a combination of practical skills and theoretical knowledge to enable them to provide high quality developmentally appropriate care to young children. The certificate year focuses on providing learners with a concrete blending of theory and practice that enables them to be prepared to plan developmentally appropriate activities and programs based on the ages, abilities, and interests of the children in their care.
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Registrar's Office
345-6 Avenue SE
Calgary, Alberta, T2G 4V1, Canada

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  • Program Type Standard
  • Credential Type Certificate
  • Length 1 Year or Less
  • Part Time Only
  • Cooperative Education
  • Continuing Education
  • Distance Learning Available
Admission Requirements

Academic Requirements

*Currently subject to change

Credit in either English 30-1 or 65% in English 30-2 or equivalent

OR:

Successful completion of the General Educational Development test (GED) test, that consists of five tests, with a minimum score in the following sections:

      • Writing Skills: 520 minimum standard score
      • Interpreting Literature and Art: 520 minimum standard score

OR:

Satisfactory results on the BVC Admissions Test

Pre-Practicum Requirement

A current Police Information Check (PIC) with a Vulnerable Sector Search (VSS) must be submitted prior to practicum placements. The existence of a criminal record may postpone or prevent clinical, practicum, or field work placements and, subsequently, successful completion of the program.

 


Distance Delivery Options

Any-time Online


Student Aid

This program is eligible for full-time post-secondary assistance by Alberta Student Aid for the funding year 2020/08/01 to 2021/07/31*.

  • Tuition $4,034.00 Year One
  • Books/Supplies/Instruments $1,430.00 Year One
  • Mandatory Fees $327.00 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 23, 2019. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.

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