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PROGRAM AT A GLANCE

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SepEdmontonIn person
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Limited
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Full
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QUICK FACTS

Program length  

4 terms

Credential

Diploma

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TUITION & FEES


Canadian
Total: $12,849.50

International
Total: $31,889.50

 
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ACADEMIC REQUIREMENTS

  • Language Arts – this requirement can be met with any of the following, or an equivalent course:
    • 60% in English Language Arts 30-1 or English Language Arts 30-2
    • 60% in ESLG 1860 or ESLG 1898
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This program information is not for the current academic year. If you are interested in a program starting before July, view the current academic year of the program.

Further Opportunities

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Transferability

Visit Transfer Alberta to look up courses that are accepted by other post-secondary institutions.

Career Potential

The program will prepare graduates for employment in a number of careers in the non-profit sector for Community Disability Sector Services, and various departments within municipal and provincial governments, including Family Managed Services (Alberta Children’s Services and Disability Services Division). Employment opportunities exist including:

  • community disability support worker
  • community outreach worker
  • development support worker
  • early interventionist
  • education assistant
  • employment assistance worker
  • home support worker
  • managers of agencies
  • residential assistant
  • therapeutic assistant (behaviour)