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Education Assistant - Cert

Full program details & costs, with admission requirements. Discover your dream program.


Program facts

  • Program type
    Undergraduate certificate
  • Duration
    8 months
  • Annual tuition fee
    10,482 USD

    Fee in university's local currency 12,961 CAD

  • Language taught in
    English
  • Start date
    September

Program Overview

What Bow Valley College says about their program:
"Education assistants work in a classroom, and support children with diverse learning needs. In this program, you'll train to be an education assistant through classroom learning and practicum experience in a school."

Admissions requirements

  • IELTS - 6
  • PTE - 59-64
  • TOEFL - 83
  • Duolingo - 95-100

If you are applying for academic upgrading, certificate or diploma programs, you must submit your proof of admission requirements (academic transcripts and proof of English language proficiency) along with your application form.

Fees and funding

Undergraduate tuition - CAD$12,824 - CAD$47,084 per year

Entrance Awards

Average amount - CAD$2,000

You are eligible if you’re an international learner who hasn’t attended Bow Valley College before.

Learner Pathway Awards

Average amount - CAD$2,000

You’re eligible if you:

  • Have successfully completed one or more terms of Bow Valley College's International English Language Learning program
  • Will continue your studies in a Bow Valley College certificate or diploma program Or

You’re an international student who:

  • Has completed one or more courses at a high school in Alberta
  • Will continue your studies in a certificate, diploma or post-diploma program at Bow Valley College

In-Course Awards

Average amount - CAD$2,250

You are eligible if:

  • You are an international learner in a certificate, diploma or post-diploma program at Bow Valley College
  • Has completed a diploma at Bow Valley College and is continuing on to a post-diploma program at Bow Valley College

Internationalization Award of Excellence

Average amount - CAD$2,250

You are eligible if you are a current international learner who has completed at least one term of study within the following programs:

  • English language learning
  • Certificate
  • Diploma
  • Post-diploma
  • Academic upgrading

International Mobility Awards

Average amount - CAD$2,000

  • Open to domestic, international or refugee students.
  • Engages the campus community in enhanced internationalization. This may be through special awareness initiatives, volunteerism and leadership focused on international education and multiculturalism.

Visa requirements for Bow Valley College

Many international students will require a visa to study in Canada, and this is a vital step of your study abroad journey. Make sure you understand the requirements you may need to meet before applying.

Canada student visa requirements