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UT: Bachelor of Fine Arts

Northwestern Polytechnic

Northwestern Polytechnic
The Fine Arts Department at Northwestern Polytechnic is a great place to start a career in the visual arts. The Visual Arts and Design program and the Fine Arts, University Transfer program, offer a fine balance of hands-on studios and lecture-based courses. The curriculum is designed to prepare students for advanced studies at a university or an art institute. Our alumni go on to success in a wide variety of careers and art related professions including:  Art Directors, curators and other gallery and museum positions  Art Historians  Art Therapists  Arts Management  Craft artists (jeweler, potter, textiles.)  Fine Artists (painters, sculptors, illustrators...)  Graphic Designers, Commercial and Industrial designers  Multi-media artists and animators Students who wish to pursue a Bachelor of Fine Arts will want to consider enrolling in the Fine Arts, University Transfer program. Based upon completed studies at Northwestern Polytechnic, students will receive up to 60 credits of transfer toward their university degree.

Office of the Registrar
10726 - 106 Avenue
Grande Prairie, Alberta, T8V 4C4, Canada

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  • Program Type University Transfer
  • Credential Type Non-Credential
  • Length 2 Years
  • Part Time Only
  • Cooperative Education
  • Continuing Education
  • Distance Learning
Admission Requirements
Requires an overall average of 60% in the following, English 30-1 (minimum 60%), two subjects from Humanities or Science, one subject from Humanities, Fine Arts or Science, one subject from any group (Humanities, Fine Arts, Science, Options). If an Option is presented, the overall average must be on the other four subjects presented. If you are 21 years of age or older and do not meet these requirements, you should consult the Assistant Registrar, Admissions in the Registrar's Office.

Student Aid

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 $4,485.00 Year One
  • Mandatory Fees $1,662.00 Year One
  • Books/Supplies/Instruments $825.00 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 November 07, 2023. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.

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