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Education

Our Education programs at Red Deer College foster leadership and collaboration enabling learners to develop a foundation of knowledge and skills for meaningful engagement in their communities. Engaged learners enhance our communities. 

Our programs offer students the opportunity to strive to be learner-centred by engaging learners in a responsive and flexible manner. At Red Deer College, we facilitate self-awareness and reflective practice that support relevancy in learning.

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Bachelor of Education/Science Combined

If you enjoy learning and working with youth and have a desire to make a difference in students’ lives, the Bachelor of Education/Science Combined program is for you. You will gain experience through classroom observation, special projects and teaching opportunities while making personal connections with the education community.

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Adult and Higher Education Instructor Post-Diploma Certificate

- SUSPENDED

Do you have a passion for instructing adults? Are you responsible for delivering training, workshops, or leading professional development in your workplace? Are you teaching in a post-secondary environment and wish to hone your instructional skills? If so, this program, offered fully online, is designed for you.

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Bachelor of Education - University Transfer

Graduates of the four-year Bachelor of Education program (University of Alberta) and the five-year combined degree program (University of Alberta and The University of Lethbridge) are eligible to apply for Teacher Certification in the Province of Alberta and all other provinces. RDC offers up to two years (60 credits) of transferable coursework in these programs.

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Bachelor of Education Middle Years - collaboration with University of Alberta

Do you enjoy working with children in grades 4 – 9? The Bachelor of Education Middle Years program at Red Deer College prepares you to teach all subject areas and develop your skills to work with young adolescents.

Red Deer College’s Academic Calendar outlines program content, admission requirements, transfer features and delivery options for RDC's Early Learning & Childcare Certificate program, offered in the School of Education.

Early Learning and Child Care Certificate

Early Learning and Childcare professionals are essential to providing quality care and education for children. You will become an early childhood educator through interactive experiences, instruction and working in child care environments.

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Early Learning and Child Care Diploma

Early Learning and Childcare professionals are essential to providing quality care and education for children. You will become an early childhood educator through interactive experiences, instruction and working in child care environments.

Educational Assistant Certificate

Prepare for a rewarding career in education as an Educational Assistant. In the Educational Assistant Program at Red Deer College you will build your skills and confidence to effectively work in an inclusive and diverse educational setting. Learn to be part of a team supporting students in K-12 classrooms.

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eLearning Instructor Post-Diploma Certificate

- SUSPENDED

Online instruction presents unique opportunities. By designing quality courses, engaging students in learning and providing excellent online instruction you will be able to develop a portfolio filled with in demand skills.

Contact Us

RDC Main Campus 
Mon-Fri 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Main Phone: 403.342.3400
Toll-free: 1.888.732.4630 (in Canada only)
Email: inquire [at] rdc [dot] ab [dot] ca


RDC Main Campus Location
100 College Boulevard | Box 5005
Red Deer, Alberta | T4N 5H5