Admission Requirements

High school diploma with a:
  • minimum 50% in English 30-1
  • or 65% in English 30-2

Field Placement Requirements

  • Due to limited enrolment, admission may also be based upon academic standing in prerequisite courses.
  • Prospective students will be invited to an orientation session.
  • 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.
If you didn’t graduate from an Alberta high school, please refer to the English, math and science provincial subject equivalencies. 

For those who have graduated from the province of Quebec and obtained a Secondary School Diploma (DES), completion of “Language of Instruction from Secondary V” is required.

 If you don’t meet the admission requirements, please refer to admissions testing.

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.