Admission Requirements

High school diploma with a:
  • minimum 50% in English 30-1
  • or 65% in English 30-2
If you didn’t graduate from an Alberta high school, please refer to the English, math and science provincial subject equivalencies. 
 
If you graduated in Quebec with  a Secondary School Diploma (DES), you must complete Language of Instruction from Secondary V
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If you don’t meet the admission requirements, please refer to admissions testing.

Field Placement Requirements

  • A criminal record check (with a vulnerable sector check) is required and is requested through the RCMP in your hometown. Based on the information received, students may be denied entrance into the program. The cost of a criminal record check varies among detachments.
  • An Intervention Record Check (IRC) may also be required.

Graduation Requirements

When you complete the requirements with a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 2.0, you will be awarded an Educational Assistant Certificate.