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 Child and Youth Care (Year 1)
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SchoolAC Online
LocationOttawa, ON, Canada
School TypeCollege
School SizeFull-time Undergraduate: 5,000
DegreeDiploma
Honours
Co-op
Length3 Year(s)
Entry Grade (%)*65%
Prerequisites
  •  Grade12 English 
Prerequisites Notes
  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent. Applicants with an OSSD showing senior English and/or mathematics courses at the Basic Level, or with Workplace or Open courses, will be tested to determine their eligibility for admission; OR
  • Academic and Career Entrance (ACE) certificate; OR
  • General Educational Development (GED) certificate; OR
  • Mature Student status (19 years of age or older and without a high school diploma at the start of the program). Eligibility may be determined by academic achievement testing for which a fee of $50 (subject to change) will be charged.
Cost
International: $15,185

Information on tuition and fees can be found on the Algonquin College website.
Scholarships1 scholarship(s)
DescriptionTurn your passion for helping into a rewarding career.

The three-year Child and Youth Care Ontario College Advanced Diploma program prepares you to help vulnerable children, youth, and families with complex needs.

Learn to develop and implement a wide range of prevention, intervention, and treatment strategies to foster positive change and healthy development in clients. Apply the principles of relational practice with clients, while respecting their unique culture and human diversity.
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