Therapeutic Recreation

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Therapeutic Recreation

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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.


Diploma program graduates are eligible for block transfer credit or admission into the following post-secondary programs:

Athabasca University

  • Bachelor of Health Administration (up to 42 credits)
  • Bachelor of Professional Arts Human Services (up to 60 credits)
  • Bachelor of Science (Post Diploma) in Human Science (30 credits)


  • Bachelor of Technology in Technology Management

Thompson Rivers University

  • Bachelor of Health Science (up to 57 credits)
  • Bachelor of General Studies (up to 60 credits)

University of Calgary

  • Bachelor of Community Rehabilitation

University of Lethbridge

  • Bachelor of Therapeutic Recreation (graduates can enter Year 3 of the program)
  • Bachelor of Health Sciences

Additional credit transfer agreements with various institutions are currently in negotiation. Visit Transfer Alberta to look up courses that are accepted by other post-secondary institutions.

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