Algonquin College

Site: Woodroffe Campus

Service: Academic Access Centre - Academic Upgrading / Academic and Career Entrance (ACE) Certificate

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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-727-4723 ext 5722
TTY Phone 613-727-7720
Fax 613-727-7625
E-Mail aac@algonquincollege.com
Website www.algonquincollege.com/access
Address & Map
Woodroffe Campus
1385 Woodroffe Ave, Rm J205
Ottawa, ON K2G 1V8
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Academic upgrading courses which prepare individuals for college programs and/or employment * individuals can study only the courses they need to meet the admission requirements for a college program of choice, or they can earn the Academic and Career Entrance Certificate (ACE) which is recognized across Ontario as a Grade 12 equivalency for admission to college, and by many employers as meeting their minimum employment standard * delivery of most courses is individualized * placement tests determine which course to start in * continuous intake * daytime or evening * full-time or part-time communication 
 
* mathematics 
* biology 
* chemistry 
* success strategies 
* computer skills
Hours Administration Mon-Fri 8 am-4:30 pm * program and class hours are irregular, call for details
Areas Served Ottawa
Eligibility Ages: 19 year(s) and up 
 
Candidates must be 19 years or older
Application Apply in person
Languages English
Fees Service ; Tuition is free for Ontario residents who qualify for financial assistance under the Institution-Funded Special Bursary or Literacy and Basic Skills programs; financial assistance may also be available for travel and/or childcare costs.  
 
Tuition fees: full-time students: $82.56 per week * part-time students: $7 per hour of instruction * books provided at no cost * $10 non-refundable deposit upon time of registration. (2018)
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Other Details
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/AlgonquinAcademicUpgrading/
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1967
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 888260643 RR0001 (The Algonquin College Foundation) ; Fees - Tuition fees
Elections The Board of Governors is appointed.
Print Material Various * college calendar * on course
Date Updated 13 Jun 2018
Subjects
Service Categories Adult Basic Education ; Adult Literacy Programs ; Remedial Education

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