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 Foundational Programs
SchoolAlgonquin College
LocationOttawa, ON, Canada
School TypeCollege
School SizeFull-time Undergraduate: 22,000
Length1 Year(s)
Entry Grade (%)*
  •  Grade12 English 
Prerequisites Notes
  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent. Applicants with an OSSD showing senior English and/or Mathematics courses at the Basic Level, or with Workplace or Open courses, will be tested to determine their eligibility for admission; OR
  • Academic and Career Entrance (ACE) certificate; OR
  • General Educational Development (GED) certificate; OR
  • Mature Student status (19 years of age or older and without a high school diploma at the start of the program). Eligibility may be determined by academic achievement testing for which a fee of $50 (subject to change) will be charged.
National: $5,197
International: $16,499

Information on tuition and fees can be found on the Algonquin College website.
Scholarships34 scholarship(s)
DescriptionWe are proud to have recently launched four new Foundation programs: Design Foundations; Drawing Foundations for Animation and Illustration; Human Services Foundations; and Music, Media and Film Foundations.

These four programs provide an opportunity to explore related fields of study and prepares learners to continue their academic pathways towards a career in their area of interest. The Human Services Foundations program also includes laddering, with reserved seats in and transfer credits to related pathway programs at Algonquin.
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*We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.