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Early Learning and Child Care General
Program Type Standard
Credential Type Certificate
Length 1 Year or Less
- Part Time Only
- Cooperative Education
- Continuing Education
- Distance Learning
To be accepted into this program, applicants must have an Alberta Education High School Diploma or equivalent with successful completion of English 30-1 or 30-2.
If applicants are 18 years of age or older and do not have these prerequisites, they should contact Admissions.
Students who are admitted to the program will receive information on recommended immunizations with their admission package. For student safety, it is recommended that immunizations are up to date. All students are required to submit a police information check, including a vulnerable sector clearance. This documentation must be provided a minimum of 2 weeks prior to the start of classes. Late submissions may not be eligible to complete their practicums.
This program is eligible for full-time post-secondary assistance by Alberta Student Aid for the funding year 2023/08/01 to 2024/07/31*.
Tuition $5,382.00 Year One
Mandatory Fees $2,041.00 Year One
Books/Supplies/Instruments $1,000.00 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.
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Transfer(s) available outside of Transfer Alberta: Not available
Updated November 07, 2023. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.
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