Keyano College

Aboriginal Child and Family Services

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Program Information

School:Keyano College
Faculty:Human & Community Services
Degree:Certificate; University Transfer
Field of Study:Aboriginal Studies
Community Health Services/Liaison/Counselling
Description:The Aboriginal Child & Family Services program addresses the concerns of First Nations, M├ętis, and urban Aboriginals as they respond to the redesign of family and social services for children and families as well as the move by First Nations People to provide local control for social programs.

As an Aboriginal Child & Family Services student, all of your courses will emphasize the influence that family, health and culture have on child development. You'll learn practical skills to provide help as a qualified child and family services employee. The certificate and diploma options of the Aboriginal Child & Family Services program are offered in Edmonton.
URL:Aboriginal Child and Family Services at Keyano College
Length:1 Year(s)
Careers:Community and Social Service Workers

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
    Applicants must possess an Alberta High School Diploma or equivalent, with a minimum of 50% in English 30/30-1 or 65% in English 33/30-2. A program admission interview questionnaire is required and will be reviewed by the program chairperson.

    Mature students (over 21 years of age) without English 30/30-1 or 33/30-2 may be considered for admission based on high school level competency reading and a writing pre-admission test. A program admission interview questionnaire is required and will be reviewed by the program chairperson.
    Additional Admission Requirements:
      Prior to beginning the program students must obtain a current CYMS (formerly CWIS) check and a current RCMP/Police check.

      * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

      Modified on July 22, 2019