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Academic Calendar


Please note the Academic Calendar information displayed in subsequent pages is for the 2020-2021 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
Administrative Professional, Certificate
Adult and Higher Education Instructor, Post Diploma - SUSPENDED
Agricultural Food Business Management, Bachelor of Science
Agriculture, Bachelor of Science
Animation and Visual Effects, Bachelor of Applied Arts
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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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
eLearning Instructor, Post Diploma - SUSPENDED
Electrical Engineering Technology, Diploma
Electrician, Apprenticeship
Engineering, Bachelor of Science
English, Bachelor of Arts
Environmental & Conservation Sciences, Bachelor of Science
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Film, Theatre, and Live Entertainment, Bachelor of Applied Arts
Fine Art, Bachelor
Forestry, Bachelor of Science
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General Science, Bachelor of
Geophysics, Bachelor of Science
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Health Care Aide, Certificate - SUSPENDED
Health Care Management, Post Diploma
Heavy Equipment Technician, Apprenticeship
History, Bachelor of Arts
Human Ecology, Bachelor of Science
Human Resources Management, Graduate Certificate
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Industrial Mechanic (Millwright), Apprenticeship
Instrumentation and Control Technician, Apprenticeship
Instrumentation Engineering Technology, Diploma - SUSPENDED
International Business, Graduate Certificate - SUSPENDED
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Justice Studies, Diploma
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Kinesiology & Sport Studies, Bachelor
Kinesiology & Sport Studies, Diploma
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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 - SUSPENDED
Medical Laboratory Assistant, Certificate
Medicine, Bachelor of Science Pre-Professional
Motion Picture Arts, Applied Bachelor - SUSPENDED
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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 - SUSPENDED
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
Pre-Health Sciences, Certificate
Psychology, Bachelor of Arts
Psychology, Bachelor of Science
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Recreation, Sport & Tourism, Bachelor of Arts - SUSPENDED
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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Transitional Vocational Program
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Unit Clerk, Certificate - SUSPENDED
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Veterinary Medicine, Bachelor of Science Pre-Professional - University of Calgary
Visual Art, Diploma
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Water Well Driller, Apprenticeship
Welder, Apprenticeship