Canadian Education for International Students

Academy of Learning Career College has real solutions for International Students looking for first-rate career training in Alberta, Canada.  Since 1987 Academy of Learning has provided skills-training to thousands of domestic and international students in the areas of Business, Technology, Healthcare, Hospitality, Legal and more. At Academy of Learning Career College, we attribute the growth in our success in identifying the gap between the formal education available and the realities of the working world. We fulfill the needs of learners by developing customized programs for each student while meeting the requirements for convenient and effective training at an affordable cost.

In today’s business world, where quality training is not only important but essential to career success, Academy of Learning Career College stands out as a training provider relied on by students, employers, and government agencies. No other private post-secondary college can match the variety of programs that Academy of Learning Career College offers. International students can choose from over 30 diploma and certificate programs offered at Academy of Learning Career College.

All of our Academy of Learning Career College locations in Alberta are recognized by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) to accept international students.

Confirm Entrance Requirements

Contact the Academy of Learning College of your choice. Click here for a list of Academy of Learning Career College locations.

Enrollment into an Academy of Learning Career College diploma program requires successful completion of high school. You may be asked to provide a copy of your high school diploma and/or transcript.

If English is not your first language, you may be required to undertake an English language entry examination before entering a diploma program. If a student requires assistance with English before and/or during their studies, Academy of Learning Career College can assist with finding ESL training to meet your needs.

Confirm Study Arrangements

The following is an outline of the steps you can take during the application process to confirm your study arrangements.

  • Contact the Academy of Learning Career College location of your choice and an admissions representative will guide you through the application process.
  • Discuss requirements for a tuition deposit with your preferred Academy of Learning Career College location.
  • Once you have been accepted and your tuition deposit has been received, you will receive a Letter of Acceptance from the Admissions Representative.
  • Take the Letter of Acceptance to Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) to apply for your Student Visa and Study Permit.
  • Arrange for your accommodation while studying in Canada.
  • Arrange to obtain health insurance while studying in Canada.
  • Complete the appropriate placement test.
  • Arrange for ESL training, if needed.

For more information, click this link to visit the IRCC website, and contact an Admissions Representative at the campus of your choice for more information and assistance with confirming your study arrangements.

International Tuition

NOTE: International tuitions are higher than tuition for Canadian residents. All programs are eligible to receive international students on a study permit. Those with an asterisk (*) are not required.

Program Weeks International Tuition Books Lab Fees Total Cost
Administrative Assistant 28 $13,950 $0 $1,500 $15,450
Advanced Computerized Office Procedures * 24 $11,055 $0 $1,500 $12,555
Business Administration 51 $26,440 $0 $1,500 $27,940
Business Management 31 $16,305 $0 $1,500 $17,805
Business Office Skills 36 $16,690 $0 $1,500 $18,190
Community Service and Addictions Worker 51 $24,115 $950 $1,500 $26,565
Community Service Worker 43 $18,780 $825 $1,500 $21,105
Computerized Accounting 37 $18,240 $0 $1,500 $19,740
Computerized Accounting Procedures * 23 $10,930 $0 $1,500 $12,430
Computerized Business Applications 37 $19,740 $0 $1,500 $21,240
Computerized Office Procedures * 18 $8,760 $0 $1,500 $10,260
Computerized Payroll Accounting  44 $27,610 $0 $1,500 $29,110
Dental Administrative Assistant 27 $12,450 $375 $1,500 $14,325
Educational Assistant 44 $19,920 $375 $1,500 $21,795
Entrepreneurial Business Applications 34 $16,855 $0 $1,500 $18,355
Health Care Aide 22 $9,465 $400 $1,800 $11,665
Hospitality Management 34 $18.765 $550 $1,500 $20,815
Immigration Consultant 34 $20,290 $500 $1,500 $22,290
Insurance Advisor * 23 $13,080 $200 $1,500 $14,780
Legal Administrative Assistant 46 $19,380 $1,500 $1,500 $22,380
Marketing Coordinator 51 $26,910 $0 $1,500 $28,410
Medical Office Assistant 44 $20,740 $500 $1,500 $22,740
Medical Office Assistant with Health Unit Coordinator 51 $24,655 $700 $1,500 $26,855
Medical Office Assistant with Veterinary Specialty 51 $24,655 $750 $1,500 $26.905
Network Administrator 52 $28,090 $300 $1,500 $29,890
Office Administration 48 $23,865 $0 $1,500 $25,365
Payroll Administrator 25 $16,680 $0 $1,500 $18,180
PC Support Specialist 51 $24,105 $300 $1.500 $25,905
Web Designer 43 $26,865 $0 $1,500 $28,365

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:

  1. Alberta High School Diploma, verified by official transcripts, or non-Alberta equivalent. Transcripts must be officially translated into English.AND
  2. Successful interview with the college administration.AND
  3. English language proficiency equivalent to IELTS academic test score of 6.0 or higher or has completed one year of post-secondary training where the language of instruction is English.

Academic Policies can be found in our student handbook.

REFUND POLICY:

I understand that the Institution may charge me a registration fee of up to $500, which it must credit toward my unpaid tuition fees (Section 14 of the Private Vocational Training Regulation). The Institution may retain this fee if I do not attend the Program unless:

  • I terminate this contract within four business days of signing it (Section 15 of the Private Vocational Training Regulation.
  • The Institution terminates this contract before the Program begins (Section 16(2) (a) of the Private Vocational Training Regulation).
  • The Program does not begin by the start date in Part C of this contract and I choose to terminate this contract as a result (Section 16(2)(b) of the Private Vocational Training Regulation).

I understand that the school cannot require or accept payment of the registration fee until I have signed this student contract and cannot accept payment of any other tuition or any incidental fees before my Program begins (Section 14(2) of the Private Vocational Training Regulation).

I understand that if this contract is terminated after the Program begins, the Institution is entitled to the payment of tuition fees as outlined in Section 17 of the Private Vocational Training Regulation, which is as follows:

  • 25% of the total tuition fees as identified in Part C: Program Cost of this contract if 10% or less of the Program is provided
  • 60% of the total tuition fees as identified in Part C: Program Cost of this contract if more than 10% but less than 50% of the Program is provided
  • 100% if more than 50% of the Program is provided.

Refer to the table below for the list of the Academy of Learning College locations which are recognized by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) to accept international students.

Campus Designated Learning Institution Number (DLI#) City
Calgary North East O19273743562 Calgary
Calgary South O19273743562 Calgary
Edmonton Downtown O19273755422 Edmonton
Edmonton South O19273765312 Edmonton
Edmonton West O19273755422 Edmonton
Medicine Hat O19273743562 Medicine Hat
Red Deer O19273743562 Red Deer
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