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Sundance College - Edmonton

Sundance College - Edmonton

200, 10115 - 100A Street
Edmonton, Alberta, T5J 2W2, Canada

  • Program Type Occupational
  • Credential Type Diploma
  • Length 1 Year or Less 860 Hours (43 Weeks)
  • Part Time Only
  • Cooperative Education
  • Continuing Education
  • Distance Learning Available
Admission Requirements
Standard Admission: Students must meet ONE of the following criteria: 1. Alberta high school diploma, verified by transcript, or non-Alberta equivalent, for students who are under 18 years of age 2. Successful completion of the General Equivalency Diploma (G.E.D.) 3. Students must have a satisfactory interview with the school advisor. Mature Admission: Students must meet the following criteria: 1. Must be 18 years or older. 2. Must complete Sundance College academic achievement tests (Reading and Math) to demonstrate required competency. Academic Achievement Test Used: CAST - Canadian Achievement Survey Test. Minimum score to be admitted: Reading - 519; Math - 489 3. Students must have a satisfactory interview with the school advisor. Proof of English Language Proficiency (applies to both Standard and Mature admission): Candidates who have not completed their high school in Canada are required to provide proof of English proficiency. In addition to the admission requirements listed above, the student must also achieve the Canadian Language Benchmark (CLB 5) through one or more of the following language proficiency requirements for enrollment under Standard Admissions as well as Mature Admission. Minimum overall scores:  IELTS - Reading 4; Listening, Writing, and Speaking 5  CELPIP General - 5  Pearson - 40.8  CAEL - 35  TOEFL iBT - 61  Duolingo - 80

Distance Delivery Options

Combined (onsite and online)

Student Aid

This program is eligible for full-time post-secondary assistance by Alberta Student Aid for the funding year 2024/08/01 to 2025/07/31*.

  • Total Tuition $19,995.00

* Tuition and 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 April 30, 2024. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.

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