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    Early Learning and Child Care – certificate

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    PROGRAM AT A GLANCE

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    Program length  

    2 terms

    Credential

    Certificate

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    TUITION & FEES

    September


    Canadian
    Total: $5,569.00

    International
    Total: $14,841.00

     

    Part-time

    Tuition and fees for part-time delivery will vary depending on the number of credits and courses taken.
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    ACADEMIC REQUIREMENTS

    • 60% in English Language Arts 30-1 or English Language Arts 30-2 or equivalent; or
    • 60% in ESLG 1898 and ESLG 1899
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    Further Opportunities

    Explore all the possibilities your future holds with a NorQuest education.

    Further Education Opportunities

    Graduates of the Early Learning and Child Care certificate program should consider the NorQuest Early Learning and Child Care – diploma program to progress to supervisor level opportunities in child care.

    Additional Certification

    Graduates of the certificate program are eligible for Child Development Worker certification from Alberta Human Services (formerly referred to as Level 2).

    Career Potential

    Graduates of this program have diverse opportunities to provide child-care services; the child-care field is considered to be an above-average growth profession with increasing annual demand for employees.

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