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Start your Bachelor degree at home! Yes it's true, you can stay in your own community and pursue your post-secondary education.
Just one of the advantages of online learning is flexibility. You choose the courses that fit your schedule and fit your needs.
Have a taste for the campus life? We offer University Transfer from our Cold Lake, Lac La Biche and St. Paul campuses as well as our satellite campuses in Saddle Lake, Goodfish Lake and Frog Lake.
We at Portage College have transfer agreements in place with many different post-secondary institutions across the province and country including University of Alberta, University of Calgary and MacEwan University. Attend as a full-time or part-time student, and choose from a wide selection of university courses offered face-to-face and online. Working with a Student Advisor, you can build your program to suit the plans you have for your future and get started right here at Portage College.
High School Matriculation: Completion of high school matriculation subject group requirements, or equivalent, with a minimum average-of-60% and no mark in a matriculation subject group below 50% In:
- English 30 or 30-1,
- Math 30-1 or 30-2, Math 30, Math 30 Pure or Applied, or Math 33
- Social 30 or Social 30-1
- A fourth and fifth subject from other approved five credit Grade 12 courses. Satisfaction of this requirement can include Biology 30, Chemistry 30, Physics 30, Science 30, Physical Education 30, Advanced CTS courses at the 30 level or a 30 level language other than English. Special Projects 30 or Work Experience 30 are not accepted. Students may not use two subjects from the same discipline (e.g. Social 33, if Social 30 or Social 30-1 1 has already been used).
Mature Student: 19 years of age or older, out of high school for at least one full year, and a minimum average of 60% with at least 50% in English 30 or English 30-1 and one other five credit Grade 12 course.
Open Studies Admission: Completion of twelve credits with a minimum GPA of 2.0 and consent of the Portage College registrar.
Advisor Assisted Admission: Students who do not meet other admission requirements are encouraged to discuss options for admission into the University Studies program with a Portage College advisor.
University Transfer Winter Schedule
University Transfer Information Guide
Free Courses for High School Students