Interdisciplinary Therapy Assistant

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Interdisciplinary Therapy Assistant

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Post-Graduation Work Permit

The in-person delivery of this program meets the eligibility criteria for the Post-Graduation Work Permit Program for international students.

What it costs for September 2022

The amounts listed are based on a full-time course load and are estimates, so should not be used as actual numbers. All amounts listed are in Canadian (CAD) currency.

If you are planning on taking a part-time course load, try our tuition and fees estimator to get an idea of how much it will cost you.

Tuition estimate+ Fees estimate= Total estimate
Term 1 $3,262.50 + $1,122.50 = $4,385
Term 2 $3,262.50 + $735.50 = $3,998
Term 3 $1,631.25 + $475.50 = $2,106.75
Term 4 $3,531.78 + $1,060.50 = $4,592.28
Term 5 $2,550.73 + $872.50 = $3,423.23
Term 6 $1,765.89 + $203.50 = $1,969.39
Total estimate $16,004.65 + $4,470 = $20,474.65

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Tuition estimate+ Fees estimate= Total estimate
Term 1 $8,118 + $1,122.50 = $9,240.50
Term 2 $8,118 + $735.50 = $8,853.50
Term 3 $4,059 + $475.50 = $4,534.50
Term 4 $8,694.36 + $1,060.50 = $9,754.86
Term 5 $6,279.26 + $872.50 = $7,151.76
Term 6 $4,347.18 + $203.50 = $4,550.68
Total estimate $39,615.80 + $4,470 = $44,085.80

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NorQuest College Student Financial Aid helps you see the financial resources you are eligible for. The Interdisciplinary Therapy Assistant program qualifies for several funding options.

Courses for September 2022

You must complete 28 courses to graduate. Courses are listed by term to show the recommended path to completing the program in two years as a full-time student. See Part-time study options for what you should know if you choose to study part-time.

Courses marked with (O) are available through Open Studies.

Credits needed for full-time status: 9 credits (fall, winter); 5 credits (spring, summer)

Online courses

Online courses provide a flexible option for students to take some or all of the theory portion of the program part-time in their home communities over three to four years. All program-specific courses must be completed within five years of beginning the program. Students who are looking to complete most of the program online should be aware that:

  • theory components are offered online anytime, with up to two online real-time sessions per course. Courses are facilitated by instructors via email, telephone, or videoconference. Assignments and exams must be completed by specific dates.
  • lab components are offered in person at the Edmonton campus. You need to be on campus approximately five times for a total of 21 days.
Term 1 - 16 weeks, 6 courses
Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology ANPH1000 (O)3 credits
Introduction to Communications COMM1001 (O)3 credits
Wellness Through Leisure WELL1000 (O)3 credits
Scientific and Technical Writing ENGL2510 (O)3 credits
Introduction to Rehabilitation RHAB1001 (O)3 credits
Therapeutic Mobility THPR11003 credits
Term 2 - 16 weeks, 6 courses
Term 3 - 8 weeks, 3 courses
Term 4 - 16 weeks, 5 courses
Term 5 - 16 weeks, 6 courses
Term 6 - 10 weeks, 2 courses

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