Academic Calendar


Please note the Academic Calendar information displayed in subsequent pages is for the 2017-2018 academic year. Should you require previous year’s Academic Calendars please visit our archives.

The web version is now the official Academic Calendar of Red Deer College. The Calendar and timetable set forth the intention of the College, at the time of publication, with respect to all matters contained therein. The College reserves the right, at any time, to make whatever changes are necessary, including the cancellation of particular courses, in order to serve the best interests of the College, or because of circumstances or occurrences beyond the College's control. The College expressly denies responsibility or liability to any person or persons who may suffer loss or who may be otherwise adversely affected by such.

RDC gives fair consideration to all who apply for admission. Each program has specific admission requirements approved by Academic Council.

For further information, contact:

Office of the Registrar
Phone: 403-342-3400
Toll Free: 1-888-732-4630
Email: admissions [at] rdc [dot] ab [dot] ca

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Academic Upgrading - NEW NAME
Administrative Professional, Certificate
Agricultural Food Business Management, Bachelor of Science
Agriculture, Bachelor of Science
Anthropology, Bachelor of Arts
Atmospheric Sciences, Bachelor of Science
Automotive Service Technician, Apprenticeship
Aviation, Certificate
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Bachelor of Arts
Bachelor of Arts - University Of Calgary
Bachelor of Science and Pre-professional Programs
Biochemistry, Bachelor of Science
Biological Sciences, Bachelor of Science
Business Administration, Bachelor - Mount Royal University
Business Administration, Diploma
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Career & Academic Preparation - NEW NAME
Carpenter, Apprenticeship
Chemistry, Bachelor of Science
Chiropractic, Bachelor of Science Pre-Professional
Commerce, Bachelor
Communications Studies, Bachelor of Arts
Cook, Apprenticeship
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Dentistry, Bachelor of Science Pre-Professional
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Early Learning & Childcare, Certificate
Early Learning & Childcare, Diploma
Economics, Bachelor of Arts
Education - Middle Years, Bachelor - University of Alberta
Education, Bachelor
Education/Science Combined, Bachelor
Educational Assistant, Certificate
Electrical Engineering Technology, Diploma
Electrician, Apprenticeship
Engineering, Bachelor of Science
English, Bachelor of Arts
Environmental & Conservation Sciences, Bachelor of Science
Environmental Management, Bachelor of Science
Environmental Science, Bachelor of Science
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Fine Art, Bachelor
Forestry, Bachelor of Science
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General, Bachelor of Science
Geophysics, Bachelor of Science
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Health Care Aide, Certificate - SUSPENDED
Heavy Equipment Technician, Apprenticeship
History, Bachelor of Arts
Human Ecology, Bachelor of Science
Human Resources Management - NEW!
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Industrial Mechanic (Millwright), Apprenticeship - NEW NAME
Instrumentation and Control Technician, Apprenticeship - NEW NAME
Instrumentation Engineering Technology, Diploma - NEW!
International Business, Graduate Certificate - SUSPENDED
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Kinesiology & Sport Studies, Bachelor
Kinesiology & Sport Studies, Diploma
Kinesiology, Bachelor
Kinesiology, Bachelor / Education, Bachelor
Kinesiology, Bachelor of Arts
Kinesiology, Bachelor of Arts / Physical Education, Bachelor of Education
Kinesiology, Bachelor of Science
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Legal Assistant, Diploma
Locksmith, Apprenticeship
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Management, Certificate
Math & Economics, Bachelor of Science
Mathematics, Bachelor of Science
Mechanical Engineering Technology, Diploma
Media Studies & Professional Communication, Diploma
Medical Laboratory Assistant, Certificate
Medicine, Bachelor of Science Pre-Professional
Millwright, Apprenticeship - NEW NAME
Motion Picture Arts, Applied Bachelor - Red Deer College
Music, Diploma
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Nursing, Bachelor of Science - University Of Alberta
Nutrition & Food Science, Bachelor of Science
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Occupational and Physical Therapist Assistant, Diploma - NEW NAME
Open Studies
Optometry, Bachelor of Science Pre-Professional
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Parts Technician, Apprenticeship
Pharmacy Technician, Diploma
Pharmacy, Bachelor of Science Pre-Professional
Philosophy, Bachelor of Arts
Physics, Bachelor of Science
Physiology, Bachelor of Science
Plumber, Apprenticeship
Political Science, Bachelor of Arts
Practical Nurse, Diploma
Psychology, Bachelor of Arts
Psychology, Bachelor of Science
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Recreation, Sport & Tourism, Bachelor of Arts
Rig Technician, Apprenticeship
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Social Work, Bachelor - University Of Calgary
Social Work, Diploma
Sociology, Bachelor of Arts
Sprinkler System Installer, Apprenticeship
Statistics, Bachelor of Science
Steamfitter/Pipefitter, Apprenticeship
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Theatre & Entertainment Production, Diploma - SUSPENDED
Theatre Performance & Creation, Diploma - SUSPENDED
Transitional Vocational Program
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Unit Clerk, Certificate
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Veterinary Medicine, Bachelor of Science Pre-Professional - University of Calgary
Veterinary Medicine, Bachelor of Science Pre-Professional - University of Saskatchewan
Visual Art, Diploma
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Water Well Driller, Apprenticeship
Welder, Apprenticeship