Academic Foundations

Admission Requirements    Tuition and Fees   Program Structure  Graduation Requirements

Do you want to gain the necessary pre-requisites for further educational opportunities, acquire the required academic skills necessary for employment opportunities, or be an active participant in your family, community, or society? Our Academic Foundations program provides you with the foundational skills in the area of English Language Arts and Mathematics. Upon completion, you may continue into Grade 10, 11, or 12 courses in the College Preparation program, or go directly into the workforce. 

Independent, one-on-one, and small group study methods are used in the adult-oriented learning environment. Courses are offered on a full or part-time basis during the day. Applications are accepted for fall or winter semesters. Please submit your applications as soon as possible as many programs fill up quickly. 

Admission Requirements

 Academic Placement Assessment
Completion of an Academic Placement Assessment demonstrating skill levels below the Grade 10 level.
English Language Proficiency
  • TOEFL iBT - minimum score of 40
  • IELTS Academic - minimum score of 5.0
  • CLBPT or CLBA - no section scores below 5.0
  • CELPIP General - minimum score of 5.0

Tuition and Fees

 Full Time Student Fees
 
Full Time FeesFallWinter
Tuition $1,219.00 $1,219.00
Campus Rec Fee $55.00 $34.00
Health & Dental Fee *$126.00 *$126.00
Student Association Building Fee $17.92 $17.92
Student Association Fee $112.00 $112.00
Technology Fee $75.00 $75.00
Total Fees $385.92 $385.92
Total Tuition & Fees ***$1,604.92 ***$1,604.92
Total Cost Per Year   $3,209.84
 International Student Fees
 
International Student FeesFallWinter
Tuition $3,657.00 $3,657.00
Campus Rec Fee $55.00 $34.00
Health & Dental Fee *$126.00 *$126.00
Student Association Building Fee $17.92 $17.92
Student Association Fee $112.00 $112.00
Technology Fee $75.00 $75.00
Total Fees $385.92 $385.92
Total Tuition & Fees ***$4,042.92 ***$4,042.92
Total Cost Per Year   $8,085.84

Please note, these estimates are based on 100% enrollment for all semesters and do not include mandatory laboratory fees. Laboratory fees can range from $29 - $114.

* Students will be charged a medical/dental benefit fee unless they opt out by demonstrating alternative coverage - deadlines can be found at StudentCare website
** These programs have a mandatory Spring semester if students intend to graduate on time.
*** Tuition is due 10 business days before the start of each semester.

For more information view the Keyano College Credit Calendar

You must pay for tuition yourself or you may be able to get funding from the Learner Income Support and Skills Investment Bursary.

Program Structure

CourseCourse TitleCredits
AFL 100 Foundational English Language Arts 12
AFM 100 Foundational Mathematics 8

Graduation Requirements

Students who achieve a minimum grade of 60% in both AFL 100 Foundational Language Arts 100 and AFM 100 Foundational Mathematics will be issued an Academic Foundations Certificate.