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Our namesake, Captain Samuel Holland, created the first truly modern, accurate map of Prince Edward Island in 1765.

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This document is published for information purposes and outlines the intentions of Holland College in as timely a fashion as possible. Although this information has been prepared with care, Holland College accepts no responsibility for actions caused by misinformation. Holland College reserves the right to revise or cancel programs or courses, revise policies and procedures, change instructors and alter fees and charges as Holland College deems necessary without notice.


WANT TO GET YOUR HANDS ON AN EXCITING CAREER? LET’S START WITH SOME STATS!

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APPLI E D SCI E N CE S Bioscience Technology Environmental Applied Science Technology Wildlife Conservation Technology

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ATL ANTIC P O LICE ACADE M Y Basic Firefighting Conservation Enforcement Correctional Officer Police Science (Cadet) Sheriff and Public Safety Officer

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B USI N E SS Accounting Technology Administrative Assistant Business Administration Human Resource Management Legal Administration Marketing and Advertising Management Medical Support Services Occupational Health and Safety Technology Tourism and Travel Management

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CO M PUTE R STU DI E S Computer Information Systems Computer Networking Technology

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E N G I N E E RI N G TECH N O LOGY Architectural Technology Construction Technology and Management Electronics Engineering Technology

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H E ALTH AN D CO M M U N IT Y STU DI E S Child and Youth Care Worker Dental Assisting Early Childhood Care and Education Human Services Occupational Therapist and Physiotherapist Assistant Practical Nursing Primary Care Paramedicine Advanced Care Paramedicine Advanced Care Paramedicine Distributed Learning Resident Care Worker

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SCH OO L O F PE R FO R M I N G ARTS Dance Performance Music Performance Performing Arts Foundation Theatre Performance

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SCHOOL OF VISUAL ARTS AND JOURNALISM 42 Fundamental Arts 42 Graphic Design 42 Journalism 43 Photography and Digital Imaging 43 Video Game Art and Animation 44 S P O RT AN D LE ISU R E Golf Club Management Professional Golf Management Sport and Leisure Management

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TH E CU LI NARY I N STITUTE O F CANADA Culinary Arts International Hospitality Management Pastry Arts

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TR ADE S AN D I N DUSTRIAL TECH N O LOGY 49 Aircraft Turbine Technician 49 Automotive Technology 49 Carpentry 50 Commercial Diving 50 Construction Electrical 51 Electromechanical Technology 51 Energy Systems Engineering Technology 52 Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning Technology 52 Heritage Retrofit Carpentry 53 Industrial Electrical 53 Plumbing 54 Power Engineering 54 Precision Machinist 55 Steamfitting/Pipefitting 55 Welding Fabrication 56 Welding Level 1 56 Wind Turbine Technician 57 Wood Manufacturing/Cabinetmaking 57 FI NAN CIAL I N FO R MATIO N AN N UAL TU ITIO N FE E S

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C ON TAC T US Meet our Recruitment Team! J U L I A C L AY TO N Recruitment Advisor 902-393-7587 julia@hollandcollege.com

M I C H E L L E M AC N E I L Social Media Officer

If you want to learn more about programs or set up a campus tour, we can help! You can also find our recruiters on the road at a school or event near you. Connect with us to learn more about Holland College programs and opportunities. As Holland College grads, we’re happy to share our experience with future students.

Campus s y a D r u o T RY 3 and FEBRUA 4 R E B M E V NO ne! Register onli

If you have questions about any of our programs, connect with me through social media! Follow Holland College on Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat and Instagram for updates, contests and a look at what it’s like to be a student here. Check out our YouTube channel and program websites for the latest videos.

JOI N US FOR C A M P US T OU R DAY Bring your family and friends to Campus Tour Day and find out about our programs, facilities, and the services we offer. You’ll get a glimpse of college life, a sense of what we’re all about, and, most importantly, answers to all of your questions. You can even apply on site! Please check online for more details. hollandcollege.com/campus-tour Visiting a campus is the best way to learn what Holland College is all about. If you can’t make a scheduled Campus Tour Day, contact Tracey to arrange a private tour: tlvessey@hollandcollege.com Book your tour today!

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CANADA

NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR

6 NEW BRUNSWICK Quebec City

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NOVA SCOTIA

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St. John’s

PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND

Halifax

Boston

A S A F E A N D W E L C OM I NG E N V I RON M E N T Located off the east coast of mainland Canada in the Gulf of St. Lawrence, Prince Edward Island has a population of 140,000. It is 224 km (140 miles) long and from 6 to 64 km (4 to 40 miles) wide. The Island is accessible by air, ferry and via the Confederation Bridge. PEI is known for its hospitality and friendliness, the vivid colours of its gently rolling landscape, its pristine beaches, its music festivals, and its world-class culinary experiences. The Island is a popular vacation destination for all ages.

The City of Charlottetown has a population of more than 34,000, and is located on the south shore. As the capital city of PEI, Charlottetown has all the amenities of a capital city — a vibrant arts community, entertainment, restaurants and parks. At Holland College, our students find themselves welcomed and encouraged to participate in the college’s many activities. You come here to learn, but you’ll also form friendships that will last a lifetime.

Safe, clean, fun and affordable, the quality of life here is simply second to none.


P RO G R A M S BY C A M P US/C E N T R E PRINCE OF WALES CAMPUS (PWC)

SUMMERSIDE WATERFRONT CAMPUS (SWC)

Basic Firefighting

Accounting Technology

Aircraft Turbine Technician

Conservation Enforcement

Advanced Care Paramedicine

Automotive Technology

Correctional Officer

Architectural Technology

Carpentry

Police Science (Cadet)

Bioscience Technology

Computer Information Systems

Sheriff and Public Safety Officer

Business Administration

Construction Electrical

Child and Youth Care Worker

Electromechanical Technology

CONFEDERATION CENTRE OF THE ARTS (CCOA)

Computer Information Systems

Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning Technology

Computer Networking Technology

Industrial Electrical

Dance Performance

Construction Technology and Management

Legal Administration

Performing Arts Foundation

Dental Assisting

Practical Nursing

Theatre Performance

Early Childhood Care and Education

Precision Machinist

Electronics Engineering Technology

Wind Turbine Technician

Energy Systems Engineering Technology

Wood Manufacturing/Cabinetmaking

GEORGETOWN CENTRE (GC) Plumbing

Environmental Applied Science Technology

Steamfitting/Pipefitting

Fundamental Arts

TOURISM AND CULINARY CENTRE (TCC)

Graphic Design

Culinary Arts

MARINE TRAINING CENTRE (MTC)

Heritage Retrofit Carpentry

Golf Club Management

Commercial Diving

Human Resource Management

International Hospitality Management

Power Engineering

Human Services

Marketing and Advertising Management

Journalism

Pastry Arts

MONTAGUE CENTRE (MC)

Medical Support Services

Professional Golf Management

Resident Care Worker

Music Performance

Tourism and Travel Management

Welding Fabrication

Occupational Therapist and

WEST PRINCE CAMPUS (WPC)

Physiotherapist Assistant

Administrative Assistant

Open Academic Studies

Business Administration/Small Business Manager

Photography and Digital Imaging

Occupational Health and Safety Technology

Practical Nursing

Resident Care Worker

Primary Care Paramedicine

Welding Level 1

Resident Care Worker Sport and Leisure Management

WPC

Video Game Art and Animation

Alberton

Wildlife Conservation Technology

Souris Morell Scotchfort

APA Slemon Park

SWC/MTC Summerside

Georgetown PWC/CCOA/TCC Charlottetown

GC Montague MC

PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND

• CAMPUS/CENTRE LOCATIONS • ADULT EDUCATION LOCATIONS

Confederation Bridge to New Brunswick Ferry to Nova Scotia

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ATLANTIC POLICE ACADEMY (APA)


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J O I N T H E C O N V E R S AT I O N

#MYHOLL ANDCOLLEGE


ST U DE N T L I F E G E T I N VO LV E D ! From performing arts to promoting sustainability to mental health awareness, the Holland College community has a lot to offer.

At Holland College, you are surrounded by talented staff and students who are eager to help you with anything you need. Holland College is renowned for its small class sizes and one on one attention, allowing for a unique and productive learning environment. The Holland College Student Union is the voice of students across all of our campuses. We provide services such as a health and dental plan, counselling services, and two nurse practitioners. We also plan and host events that all students are encouraged to attend. We are always looking for new, fresh ideas and would love to hear from you. To learn more about the SU, email me at supresident@hollandcollege.com or visit HCSU.ca.

Cassidy MacDonald Student Union President

H O L L PA S S Your HOLL PASS is your student ID and your pass to meal plans, library services, residence and discounts around town. hollandcollege.com/hollpass

G E N E R A L I N F O R M AT I O N

Holland College has been a part of my life since a very young age. I always knew I would come here because it felt like home and I have always felt like part of the Holland College family. It is the perfect post-secondary education institution for me. I am currently a Photo by Jenna MacFarlane Marketing and Advertising Management student, as well as a graduate of the event management speciality in the Tourism and Travel Management program.

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On campus, there’s always a storm brewing! The Holland College Hurricanes have earned national recognition for their success and sportsmanship, and have received the award for the highest number of Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) Academic All Canadian Athletes for the past three years! Holland Hurricanes teams are a great source of pride for Holland College. The athletics program provides students with the opportunity to participate in high-level competition as part of the Atlantic Collegiate Athletic Association (ACAA) and the Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association. The athletics department also offers club-level sports and a variety of recreational and intramural offerings. The Centre for Community Engagement (CCE) on the Prince of Wales Campus is the home of the ’Canes. The CCE features a state-of-the-art fitness centre, physiotherapy clinic, cardio room, walking and running track, dance studio, meeting rooms, and classrooms. Fitness facilities are also available on the Summerside Waterfront Campus. Interested in becoming a varsity athlete at Holland College? Athlete profile forms can be filled out at

H O L L A N D CO L L E G E .CO M /AT H L E T I C S

C ATC H A L L T H E AC T I O N AT

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VARSIT Y SPORTS men’s* and women’s* soccer men’s* and women’s* basketball men’s* and women’s* golf men’s* and women’s volleyball men’s baseball* men’s and women’s* badminton cross country running

CLUB SPORTS women’s hockey football women’s softball cheerleading dance ringette

LOOK FOR ORGANIZED RECREATION OPPORTUNITIES, CLASSES, AND INTRAMURALS THROUGHOUT THE SCHOOL YEAR, OR CONTACT: hollandhurricanes@hollandcollege.com

*conference champions

T R AC K T H E S TO R M :

@hollandhurricanes

hollandhurricanes

@hc_hurricanes

Holland Hurricanes


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R E SI DE NC E I N F OR M AT ION

G E N E R A L I N F O R M AT I O N

GLENDENNING HALL Living in residence is a great way to get the most out of college life. Glendenning Hall is a 186-bed apartment-style residence located on the college’s Prince of Wales Campus. Rooms are in high demand and space is very limited. You should submit your residence application and program application early in October to be considered. You will only be accepted into residence after you have been accepted into a college program by the Admissions Office. The residence has one, two, and three bedroom furnished units, each with its own kitchenette and bathroom. You are encouraged to find your own roommates, but if you cannot, you will be matched as closely as possible based on applicant profiles (age, gender, program of study, hobbies, etc.). GLENDENNING HALL FEATURES § common areas on all three floors § cable TV, Wi-Fi and phone service § coin-operated laundry facilities

§ security § 24-hour staffing § mailboxes

NEW RESIDENCE Our new 81-bed residence will open in fall 2018 just across the street from Glendenning Hall. All units have a communal kitchen, a shared bathroom, and private bedrooms. Similar to Glendenning Hall, the new residence offers common areas on each floor.

S L E M O N PA R K All cadets enrolled in programs at the Atlantic Police Academy (APA) are required to live in the APA’s residence, except for when they are in the on the job training portion of their programs. The residence rooms are single occupancy with private bath, cable TV, mini-fridge, wired Internet and air conditioning, and are located on site in Slemon Park. OFF CAMPUS Ancillary Services maintains a list of off campus accommodations for Charlottetown, Summerside, Georgetown, O’Leary, and Alberton. The lists include apartments, rooms with kitchen privileges, and room and board arrangements. For more information, visit hollandcollege.com/offcampus.


A DIVERSE COMMUNITY

Our students are a diverse group of high school graduates, mature learners and international students from 29 countries. Wherever you’re coming from, you’ll make it here!

After college, students may continue to university through our various degree pathways, or head to work with the skills they’ve developed. International Students need study permits and must meet English proficiency minimums before they can begin their program. For more information about studying at Holland College as an international student, visit hollandcollege.com/international, email international@hollandcollege.com, or call 902-566-9377 or 1-800-446-5265.

G E N E R A L I N F O R M AT I O N

Holland College students come from across Canada and around the world to pursue their educational goals. In fact, close to 40 per cent of our students are from off Island! Our small class sizes and student success rate make Holland College a great place to study.

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F L E X I BL E L E A R N I NG

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STUDENT SUPPORT SERVICES The Student Support Services team ensures students have the tools they need for success. They offer a variety of free resources including counselling, testing, tutoring, and assistive technologies. They help students become independent learners and encourage them to reach their academic potential. Students can request support through the application process, or any time during the school year.

Not yet ready for full-time studies? Looking for courses that are aimed at improving your academic foundation for future career and program choices with the possibility of exploring other program areas? Credit courses or open academic studies may be the perfect option to meet your goals.

If you are a student with special learning requirements or feel you will have a challenge adjusting to the academic workload, contact Student Support Services to discuss your learning needs at 902-629-4237 or email Velda: vcrane@hollandcollege.com.

CREDIT COU RSES We offer part-time credit courses that transfer into various Holland College programs. Credit courses are delivered in fall, winter, and spring sessions during the day, in the evenings, and on weekends. Where seats are available, courses may be taken in the day through our full-time programs. O P E N AC A D E M I C S T U D I E S This suite of courses offers an introduction to college studies while earning college level credits that may be applied to other program areas. The Open Academic Studies program is designed for students who may:

CO U N S E L L I N G S E R V I C E S Counselling is available to all Holland College students free of charge. Counsellors can help students identify issues, overcome barriers, and find effective ways to deal with personal concerns in a safe, professional, and confidential environment. For more information, contact 902-566-9633. In addition to on-site services, counsellors are available 24 hours a day through Asperia by calling 1-877-234-5327.

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need specific experiences to ensure they make the right career choice

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have been out of school for some time

For more information, visit the Continuing Education and Part-time Studies section of the website, or contact Joanne in the Office of Academic Advising at 902-566-9334 or jdentremont@hollandcollege.com.


A DU LT E DUC AT ION Need to upgrade your academic marks or obtain a credit to get into your program of choice? Learn in a supportive and friendly environment and get closer to accomplishing your goals! Complete or upgrade high school credits in order to enter post-secondary or skills training programs, or prepare to write your GED exam. You can attend during the day or evening in centres across the province. The following programs are available: GED PROGRAM This program gives adults who have not graduated from high school the opportunity to earn a high school equivalency certificate FOR FREE! If you want to take the GED exam or attend classes, you must complete a mandatory practice test. This is used to determine your readiness for the GED exam and helps us create an educational plan that best suits your needs. The test takes approximately four hours to complete; however, we can break it into smaller sections to better fit your schedule. HIGH SCHOOL CREDITS Acquire high school credits or upgrade existing marks in science, math and English courses that are recognized at colleges and universities across Canada. CO N TAC T U S For more information, please email adulteducation@hollandcollege.com or call 902-566-9628 or 1-800-446-5265 (option 3).

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INQUIRE

• Connect with us online! Follow us on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat and YouTube. Visit hollandcollege.com to find and compare programs. • Meet with a recruiter to discuss your options. • Check that your high school courses and qualifications meet academic admission requirements. If not, change courses or consider upgrading (see page 15).

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RELAX

• We’re busy with our first round of acceptances. If you missed our Feb 28 application review deadline, you can still apply to be considered as seats become available. • Check our website for an ongoing list of programs still accepting applications. Contact a recruiter or Admissions to discuss your options.

RESEARCH

• Some programs require certifications, auditions, or portfolios. Check the website for requirements. Contact admissions with any questions. • Hoping to live on campus? We have limited space, so apply early for your program and for residence to avoid disappointment (see page 12). • Sign up for November’s Campus Tour Day by registering online at hollandcollege.com/ campus-tour

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• Join us for Campus Tour Day on Nov 4! Meet with program staff and visit your program area. Learn more about Holland College sites and services. You can also apply for your program of choice. • Can’t make it to Campus Tour Day? Arrange a private tour: tlvessey@hollandcollege.com • Apply now for early admission in select programs.

E N G AG E

• Acceptance letters will be sent. • Once you have applied, you’ll receive an email with a user name and password for Web Advisor, our student information system. Sign in to check your application status and to verify that all admission requirements have been submitted. • Start researching scholarships at hollandcollege.com/awards. • Police Science Cadet applications are due April 30!

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• You have three weeks to confirm your seat. The date and cost will be outlined in your acceptance letter. • Residence confirmation deposit is due three weeks from the date you are accepted. • You have until MAY 15 to submit your application for incoming student scholarships. The process is easy, don’t miss out!


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• Create or update your résumé. Be sure to include any employment or extracurricular activities related to the program you want to apply for, such as lifeguard training for paramedicine programs. • Some programs require reference letters. Start asking employers, supervisors, and teachers now so they have time to prepare letters by your application deadline.

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FINALIZE

• Registration opens. Visit Web Advisor to register for the courses that you are taking in the first year of your program. • High school students must request that a final transcript is submitted to Holland College by their guidance office. • Get your finances in order! Government student loan applications are due mid July.

CHOOSE

• If you have any last minute questions, ask a recruiter or contact Admissions. • Still deciding? Sign up for our second Campus Tour Day on Feb 3. Meet with program staff and visit some program areas. Learn more about Holland College sites and services. Register online at hollandcollege.com/ campus-tour

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• Apply by FEB 28* to be considered for our first round of acceptances. Please note: you must submit a transcript and résumé with your application to be considered. • Campus Tour Day is Feb 3. Apply for your program while on campus. Can’t make it? Call us to arrange a private tour. *Police Science: Apply by April 30

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• Scholarship and bursary recipients will be notified and money will be deposited in their student accounts in September. • To have approval of funds by the fall, make sure you get your student loan application in now! • Any outstanding documents listed in the admission requirements for your program need to be submitted. Check Web Advisor to confirm you have completed all the requirements.

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• Did you register for your fall courses? Visit Web Advisor to complete your registration. • Be on the lookout for info about Orientation Day. • See you in September! Questions for the Admissions Office? Visit: 305 Kent Street, Charlottetown Call: 902-629-4217 / 1-800-446-5265 Email: info@hollandcollege.com.

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PARTNERSHIPS/DEGREE PATHWAYS

COLLÈGE DE L’ÎLE

G E N E R A L I N F O R M AT I O N

A great blend of college and university! Degree pathways, such as articulation agreements and transfer credits, give you the opportunity to begin your studies at one institution and finish at another. Holland College has more than 150 agreements with universities and post-secondary institutions across Canada, in the U.S. and overseas. These articulation agreements give you the opportunity to earn a university degree in as little as two years after you have your Holland College diploma.

Holland College and Collège de l’Île, PEI’s French language post-secondary institution, have a unique partnership which provides students with exciting learning opportunities! The goal is to enhance your student experience while building and strengthening your language abilities, an invaluable workplace skill. In turn, this will open new doors of adventure and opportunity for you as a citizen of the world. As of September 2017, students enrolled in the Early Childhood Care and Education program and the Human Services program can take some of their courses in French. Check with the Admissions Office for details relating to the courses available in French. All Holland College students also benefit from a 20 per cent discount on French language training offered by Collège de l’Île. Check it out! collegedelile.ca

Students who graduate from any two-year program at Holland College with an average of 70 per cent or higher are granted two years of credit toward a Bachelor of Applied Management at UNB Saint John. Individual programs have additional degree pathways, such as the Bioscience Technology program’s agreement with the University of Prince Edward Island, which gives graduates two years of credit toward the Bachelor of Science in Bioscience Technology degree. To find out more about each program’s agreements, visit hollandcollege.com/dp

Au moyen de leur partenariat, Holland College et Collège de l’Île, l’établissement postsecondaire de langue française de l’Î.-P.-É., offrent des occasions d’apprentissage stimulantes aux étudiants ! L’objectif est de rendre votre expérience étudiante encore plus enrichissante tout en continuant à bâtir et à renforcer vos habiletés langagières, habiletés d’une très grande valeur sur le marché du travail. Cela vous ouvrira de nouvelles portes vers l’aventure et vous offrira des occasions à titre de citoyenne et de citoyen du monde. À compter de septembre 2017, les étudiants inscrits aux programmes Early Chilldhood Care and Education et Human Services pourront suivre certains cours en français ! Vous pouvez communiquer directement avec le Bureau des admissions pour obtenir les détails sur les cours offerts en français. De plus, tous les étudiants de Holland College ont également droit à un rabais de 20 % sur la formation linguistique offerte par le Collège de l’Île. Venez voir ça ! collegedelile.ca « Collège de l’Île is located at Holland College’s Prince of Wales Campus.


ICONS

The following pages give you an overview of the programs that are available at Holland College. To find out more about each program, visit the link listed at the bottom of each program description. Annual tuition fees are listed on page 59.

Look for these icons on the program description pages.

If you are not yet ready for full-time studies, consider our Open Academic Studies courses. This suite of courses offers an introduction to college studies while earning college level credits that may be applied to specific programs. The courses will help you improve your academic foundation to prepare to enter a full-time program. Find out more about our flexible learning options on page 14.

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D E G R E E PAT H WAYS A blend of college and university! Begin your studies at Holland College and earn a university degree in as little as two years after you graduate. AC C R E D I T E D P R O G R A M Accredited programs are recognized as having met national professional standards. D I S TA N C E E D U C AT I O N Continue your education online in your home or office, or by a combination of classroom time and online learning. APPRENTICESHIP TRAINING Apprenticeship training begins after you finish your program and are working full time with a suitable employer. Once you have registered with Apprenticeship PEI or your own provincial apprenticeship program, you will receive credit for the hours earned and level exams passed while you were at Holland College. RED SEAL When you have completed the required number of levels and worked the required number of apprenticeship hours for your trade, you can earn your Interprovincial Red Seal by passing an exam. An Interprovincial Red Seal is a mark of excellence, the designation most employers will ask for, and gives you the ability to work anywhere in Canada.

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G R A D UAT E O P P O R T U N I T I E S Graduate opportunities for each program are identified with the GO! icon.

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BIOSCIENCE TECHNOLOGY

ENVIRONMENTAL APPLIED SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY

APPLIED SCIENCES

START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 2 YEARS LOCATION: PWC CREDENTIAL: DIPLOMA, BIOSCIENCE TECHNOLOGIST

START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 2 YEARS LOCATION: PWC CREDENTIAL: DIPLOMA, ENVIRONMENTAL TECHNICIAN

This program is the only one of its kind in the region. As a student, you will develop and hone your laboratory and scientific research skills. Throughout the program, you will learn skills and techniques in natural product extraction, fermentation, bacterial and animal cell culture. You will take part in a six-week on the job training experience where you will apply your skills in a real work environment. You’ll also focus on projectbased learning and will complete an independent research project on a topic of your choice.

Our Environmental Applied Science Technology program teaches you scientific theory in classes such as environmental microbiology, soil science, air quality, environmental chemistry, and will apply those theories working in rivers, streams and water treatment facilities. As a student you will collect and analyze water and soil samples and compare results from previous years to monitor environmental health. Upon graduation, you’ll be prepared to work as an environmental technician, or you may continue your education towards a B.Sc. through multiple degree pathways.

DID YOU KNOW? Students participate in various events and seminars sponsored by the PEI BioAlliance and make site visits to local biotechnology companies. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Grade 12 academic English, minimum of 70% §§ Grade 12 academic biology, minimum of 70% §§ Grade 12 academic chemistry, minimum of 70% §§ Grade 11 or 12 academic math, minimum of 70% §§ Current Workplace Hazardous Materials Information Systems (WHMIS) certificate §§ Résumé

GO! Biological laboratory technologist, microbiology quality control technologist, microbiology technologist, food bacteriological technician, plant breeding technician, agricultural technologist, aquaculture technician.

HOLL ANDCOLLEGE.COM/BIOTECH

DID YOU KNOW? Students spend three days with the Southeast Environmental Association monitoring river and stream health. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Grade 11 or 12 academic English, minimum of 70% §§ Grade 11 or 12 academic math, minimum of 70% §§ Grade 11 or 12 chemistry, minimum of 60% §§ Résumé

GO! Federal and provincial departments of environment, fisheries and oceans or natural resources; provincial departments of occupational health and safety; municipal and industrial water, wastewater treatment facilities; municipal solid waste management; environmental engineering consulting firms and analytical laboratories; industrial health and safety departments; industrial process monitoring; research facilities.

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START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 2 YEARS LOCATION: PWC CREDENTIAL: DIPLOMA, WILDLIFE CONSERVATION TECHNICIAN

This program combines the great outdoors with inclass learning. As a student, you will learn everything from plant and animal ecology, environmental chemistry, map use and analysis, canoe safety, advanced wilderness and remote first aid and wildlife management. You will spend many hours in field camps, where you will conduct habitat and night animal surveys, tour parks and wildlife rehabilitation centers, learn about wildlife and human interaction, and much more. You will use your newly learned skills in 160 hours of on the job training. DID YOU KNOW? Students take part in songbird banding every year, contributing to songbird population and migration research on both a regional and global scale. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Grade 11 or 12 academic English, minimum of 65% §§ Grade 11 or 12 academic math, minimum of 65% §§ Grade 11 or 12 academic biology, minimum of 65% §§ Rabies and Tetanus vaccinations (form to be completed after acceptance. The applicant is responsible for this cost. Please see your Public Health agency for more details.) §§ Completion of a Holland College Medical Form (available on website) §§ Résumé

Please note: some occupations in this field require that you pass a police records check.

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GO! Parks Canada, Canadian Wildlife Service; Fisheries and Oceans Canada; provincial fish and wildlife agencies; natural resource agencies; private sector, including industry and consultants

APPLIED SCIENCES

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BASIC FIREFIGHTING

AT L A N T I C P O L I C E A C A D E M Y

START DATE: AUGUST LENGTH: 22 WEEKS LOCATION: APA & PEI FIREFIGHTER TRAINING CENTRE, MILTON CREDENTIAL: HOLLAND COLLEGE CERTIFICATE, FIREFIGHTER – LEVEL I AND II; IFSAC CERTIFICATION SEALS FOR FIREFIGHTER LEVEL I AND II, HAZMAT AWARENESS, HAZMAT OPERATIONS

Learn with passion. Defend with courage. Serve with honour. Since the Atlantic Police Academy (APA), a division of Holland College, opened its doors in 1971, thousands of law enforcement professionals, firefighters, and correctional officers have received the training they needed to enter and remain in the field. In addition to the Police Science (Cadet) program, the APA offers Basic Firefighting, Conservation Enforcement, Corrections, and Sheriff and Public Safety programs. All programs at the Atlantic Police Academy have mandatory residential requirements. As a student, you must live in the APA’s residence for the duration of the program, except when you are in on the job training. The residential environment serves as a training lab, providing experiential learning that would not be possible if students only interacted with one another in an instructional setting. Residence life allows students to develop skills in teamwork, problem solving, time management and communications, and allows for the development of gender and cross-cultural sensitivity, which are essential to a successful career in the public safety community. The residence rooms are single occupancy, with private bathrooms, cable TV, minifridge, Wi-Fi and air conditioning, and are located on site in Slemon Park. A meal plan is included in the residence fees. Students are provided with 14 meals a week: breakfast, lunch and dinner Monday through Thursday, breakfast and lunch on Friday.

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In this program, you will learn the fundamental skills needed to keep yourself, your colleagues, and the public safe in critical situations. Training at an offcampus site offers you firefighting experience in a controlled environment. These training simulations provide you with essential knowledge about fire behaviour, motor vehicle extraction, medical first response, and communication. DID YOU KNOW? Field training exposes students to equipment such as trucks, pumps, respirators and Jaws of Life to deal with fires, automotive accidents and public safety incidents. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Minimum Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Age 18 by program start date §§ A valid driver’s license (students holding restricted or graduated licenses must abide by the conditions of this license, regardless of college training) §§ Completion of Immunization Verification Form (required after applicant has been accepted) §§ Completion of Vision Examination Form (available on website) §§ Criminal Record Check (Vulnerable Sector) with no findings of guilt §§ Physical fitness test set out by the program standard conducted at the Atlantic Police Academy prior to program start date §§ Completion of Basic Firefighting Medical Examination Form (available on website) §§ Résumé

GO! Professional, full-time firefighter in Canada or the United States.

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CONSERVATION ENFORCEMENT

CORRECTIONAL OFFICER

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START DATE: AUGUST LENGTH: 16 WEEKS LOCATION: APA CREDENTIAL: CERTIFICATE, CONSERVATION ENFORCEMENT OFFICER

START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 24 WEEKS LOCATION: APA CREDENTIAL: CERTIFICATE, CORRECTIONAL OFFICER

In this program you will take courses such as conservation investigations, defensive driving and traffic control, and professional patrol tactics. After completing an on the job training placement, you will be prepared for work in natural resource agencies as a Conservation Enforcement Officer and in other related fields of enforcement and security throughout Canada.

The primary responsibility of a Correctional Officer is to monitor, supervise and interact with incarcerated offenders and prepare them to become law-abiding citizens after serving their sentences. You will learn the skills you need to ensure the safety and well-being of inmates, yourself and your colleagues. Learn how to supervise inmate movement; appropriate use of control tactics, firearms, and other control devices; the principles of human relations, sociology and psychology; communications techniques, including how to brief visitors and criminal justice professionals entering the institution; extracting inmates from cells and conducting security checks; the role of corrections in the Canadian justice system; how to conduct safety equipment checks, and how to draft daily logs and reports.

AT L A N T I C P O L I C E A C A D E M Y

DID YOU KNOW? Students are sworn in as armed provincial conservation officers for six weeks during the fall hunting season. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Minimum one year of post-secondary education §§ 19 years of age by program start date §§ Successful completion of the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI-2). The applicant is responsible for this cost. Testing for applicants from the Maritimes is held in PEI, arranged by Holland College Admissions. §§ Completion of an APA Medical Form (available on website) §§ Criminal Record Check (Vulnerable Sector) with no findings of guilt §§ Proof of Canadian citizenship or Canadian permanent resident status §§ A valid driver’s license (students holding restricted or graduated licenses must abide by the conditions of this license, regardless of college training) §§ Three letters of reference, not from family members §§ Immunization Verification Form (required after applicant has been accepted) §§ Certification in swimming - “Swim to Survive” or equivalent §§ Certification in Standard First Aid, CPR Level C and Automated External Defibrillator (AED) must be valid for the duration of the program §§ Pleasure craft operator’s certificate §§ Successful completion of the Canadian Restricted Firearms Safety Course §§ Successful completion of Physical Ability Requirement Evaluation (PARE) §§ Résumé NOTE: Preference is given to Forestry, Wildlife, Fishery, or Environmental Technicians or graduates of a renewable resource program.

GO! Provincial and federal conservation wildlife and

DID YOU KNOW? Students receive crisis intervention training and earn de-escalation certification. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ 19 years of age by program start date §§ Criminal Record Check (Vulnerable Sector) with no findings of guilt. For students completing their on the job training in Nova Scotia, a Child Abuse Registry Search must also be completed in advance. §§ Proof of Canadian citizenship or Canadian permanent resident status §§ A valid driver’s license (students holding restricted or graduated licenses must abide by the conditions of this license, regardless of college training) §§ Completion of an APA Medical Form (available on website) §§ Three letters of reference, not from family members §§ Immunization Verification Form (required after applicant has been accepted) §§ Certification in Standard First Aid, CPR Level C and Automated External Defibrillator (AED) (must be valid for the duration of the program) §§ Résumé

parks enforcement authorities.

GO! Federal and provincial correctional facilities.

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POLICE SCIENCE (CADET)

AT L A N T I C P O L I C E A C A D E M Y

START DATE: JANUARY LENGTH: 35 WEEKS CREDENTIAL: CERTIFICATE, POLICE CONSTABLE

LOCATION: APA

This program blends academic and tactical training to ensure that you have the confidence and skills needed to keep yourself and your community safe. The program blends real life situations and simulations to prepare you for the law enforcement profession. You will practice on a driving course and gun range, learn use of force and control skills, develop criminal investigation techniques, and receive communications and mental health training. Academic components include coursework in sociology, psychology and law. DID YOU KNOW? Cadets are sworn in as armed police officers, with all of the related powers and authority, for 10 weeks of on the job training in the summer.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Must be 19 years of age by program start date §§ Proof of Canadian citizenship or Canadian permanent resident status §§ Completion of an APA Medical Form (available on website) §§ Successful completion of Physical Ability Requirement Evaluation (PARE) §§ Completion of Vision Examination Form (available on website) §§ Must hold a valid unrestricted Canadian driver’s license (must have been driving for a minimum of one year prior to start of program) §§ Driver’s Abstract indicating 1 year with no moving violations and an acceptable driving record §§ Criminal Record Check (Vulnerable Sector) with no findings of guilt §§ Successful completion of a full background check, administered by APA §§ Three letters of reference, not from family members §§ Successful completion of the Police Officer Selection Test (POST), the Police Science Test (PST), and the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI-2). The applicant is responsible for this cost. Testing for applicants from the Maritimes is held in PEI, arranged by Holland College Admissions. §§ Successful completion of polygraph interview – to be arranged by Holland College Admissions §§ Certification in Standard First Aid, CPR Level C and Automated External Defibrillator (AED) (must be valid for the duration of the program) §§ Résumé

GO! Police agencies as police constables and in other related fields of law enforcement and security.

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SHERIFF AND PUBLIC SAFETY OFFICER

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AT L A N T I C P O L I C E A C A D E M Y

START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 24 WEEKS LOCATION: APA CREDENTIAL: CERTIFICATE, SHERIFF AND PUBLIC SAFETY OFFICER

In this program, you will learn the skills required to be successful in many different security and law enforcement careers. You will undergo on the job training at a law enforcement facility in Atlantic Canada. You will also practice on a driving course and gun range, learn use of force and control skills, and receive communications and mental health training. DID YOU KNOW? Students receive training in firearms, defensive driving and traffic control, and in courthouse and security operations. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Must be 19 years of age by program start date §§ A valid driver’s license (students holding restricted or graduated licenses must abide by the conditions of this license, regardless of college training) §§ Criminal Record Check (Vulnerable Sector) with no findings of guilt §§ Completion of an APA Medical Form (available on website) §§ Successful completion of the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI-2). The applicant is responsible for this cost. Testing for applicants from the Maritimes is held in PEI, arranged by Holland College Admissions. §§ Three letters of reference, not from family members §§ Certification in Standard First Aid, CPR Level C and Automated External Defibrillator (AED) (must be valid for the duration of the program) §§ Successful completion of Physical Ability Requirement Evaluation (PARE) §§ Completion of Immunization Verification Form (required after applicant has been accepted) §§ Proof of Canadian citizenship or Canadian permanent resident status §§ Résumé

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GO! Sheriff, public safety officer, municipal peace officer, highway safety, university policing, bylaw enforcement, armoured car, cell block security.


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ACCOUNTING TECHNOLOGY

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT

BUSINESS

START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 2 YEARS LOCATION: PWC CREDENTIAL: DIPLOMA, ACCOUNTING TECHNICIAN

START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 1 YEAR LOCATION: WPC CREDENTIAL: CERTIFICATE, ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT

The Accounting Technology program enables you to develop the skills necessary to maintain accounting records for businesses and to prepare personal and corporate income tax returns. You will study financial accounting, personal taxation, cost accounting, business law, corporate taxation and more. Instructors bring in industry speakers, and there will be an on the job training component to your program.

This program gives you the skills needed to work in the fast paced, ever changing role of an administrative assistant. You will take courses such as office procedures, keyboarding, business communications, English and office finance. These courses will prepare you for a four-week on the job training placement.

If your grades in the areas of financial accounting, managerial accounting, business law, economics and computers are acceptable, you may be granted credit exemptions by the Chartered Professional Accountants (CPA) Advanced Certificate in Accounting and the CPA Prerequisite Education Program, as well as at other colleges and universities. DID YOU KNOW? During the winter semester, students operate a tax centre to assist individuals with their income tax refunds. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Résumé

You can continue your training by transferring select credits to the Legal Administration or Medical Support Services program (see pages 28 and 29). DID YOU KNOW? Students have the opportunity to prepare, organize and host a community event. In past years, students have organized a regional craft fair. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Résumé NOTE: Preference will be given to applicants with keyboarding skills.

GO! Federal, provincial and municipal governments; banks and financial institutions, private sector businesses.

GO! Private industry, public accounting, government, self-employment.

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BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT

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START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 1 OR 2 YEARS LOCATION: WPC, PWC CREDENTIAL: CERTIFICATE, SMALL BUSINESS MANAGER OR DIPLOMA, BUSINESS MANAGER

START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 1 YEAR LOCATION: PWC CREDENTIAL: CERTIFICATE, HUMAN RESOURCE ADMINISTRATOR

BUSINESS

We offer two Business Administration profiles to meet your career goals. Both will give you a foundation in all business functions and how they work together, as well as a solid background in communications. Small Business Manager (West Prince Campus) This one-year program prepares you for an entrylevel management position or to operate your own small business. You will take courses such as human resource management, entrepreneurship and marketing research. You may choose to complete a second year, and obtain a Business Manager diploma. Business Manager (Prince of Wales Campus) This two-year program emphasizes the development of a broad range of skills to prepare you for management positions with courses in human resource management, business plan development, economics, marketing, and business law. Instructors bring in industry guest speakers and you will complete an on the job training placement. DID YOU KNOW? Students have the opportunity to attend the “Starting Point” entrepreneurship conference in Halifax, N.S.

Whether you are already working in Human Resources and want to enhance your skills or are looking to move into an HR role, this program will help you become an effective team member in any scale of business. You will take courses such as performance management, compensation, training and development, change management and more. In 2017, this program was offered with a mix of full day, on-campus sessions every second Saturday, and independent projects facilitated by the instructor. For 2018, plans are underway to build upon this blended delivery format. DID YOU KNOW? Students will create training programs; and develop job questionnaires, interview guides, and orientation agendas. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Confirmation of successful completion of BUSI 101 Human Resource Management I (or equivalent) and BUSI 2035 Organizational Behaviour (or equivalent) from an accredited community college or university prior to start of program §§ Résumé

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Résumé

GO! Business settings that require support and

GO! Small business, retail, government, service

leadership in managing talent in an organization, from larger human resources departments or firms to smaller entrepreneurial ventures.

industries, self-employment.

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LEGAL ADMINISTRATION

BUSINESS

START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 1 YEAR CREDENTIAL: DIPLOMA, LEGAL ASSISTANT

MARKETING AND ADVERTISING MANAGEMENT

LOCATION: SWC

In this accelerated program, you’ll learn all the basic administrative duties and get a solid foundation in civil litigation, family law, corporate law, real estate law, and estate law. You will also take classes in business communications, professionalism and office finance. You will practice your newly-learned skills in a 150hour on the job training placement. DID YOU KNOW? For the past three years, Legal Administration students have organized a successful casino night for the United Way Campaign. The casino night is a student-led event, and has raised over $6,000 in two years for the United Way. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Résumé NOTE: Preference will be given to applicants with academic English.

GO! Law firms, real estate companies, land title offices, provincial and federal courts, and other municipal and government offices.

START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 2 YEARS LOCATION: TCC CREDENTIAL: DIPLOMA, MARKETING AND ADVERTISING MANAGEMENT

In Marketing and Advertising Management you will look at real life marketing situations, learn to conduct market research through focus groups and surveys, and use that information to build marketing, business, and public relations plans. Emphasis is placed on developing your written and oral communication skills through group work and presentations. Throughout the program, you will build your network of contacts during industry events and an on the job training placement. Students and graduates are in demand for the marketing skills they acquire, especially in digital marketing for small business. Upon graduation you’ll be ready to enter the workforce or continue your education through a degree pathway. DID YOU KNOW? Each year, Marketing and Advertising Management students volunteer at the Charlottetown Chamber of Commerce Biz-to-Biz tradeshow. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Résumé

GO! Marketing departments, advertising agencies, service firms, government agencies, retail organizations, non-profit organizations, market researchers, public relations firms, sales, selfemployment.

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MEDICAL SUPPORT SERVICES

OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY TECHNOLOGY

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START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 2 YEARS LOCATION: PWC CREDENTIAL: DIPLOMA, MEDICAL SECRETARY; CERTIFICATE, HEALTH UNIT COORDINATOR; OR CERTIFICATE, MEDICAL CLERK

START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 1 YEAR LOCATION: WPC CREDENTIAL: CERTIFICATE, OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY TECHNOLOGY

As a specialized medical administrative assistant, you’ll work in an industry that is constantly growing and where each day presents different challenges.

This program will provide you with the key skills and knowledge needed to promote and maintain the health and safety of employees in an organization.

BUSINESS

The Medical Support Services program allows you to work as a medical secretary, health unit coordinator, or administrative professional in private health care facilities. You will take courses in areas such as keyboarding, professionalism, transcription, medical office billing, document management, and pharmacological terms and references. Upon completion of the program, you’ll be ready to enter the health care sector in various capacities with a variety of responsibilities.

The program addresses the roles and responsibilities of an occupational health and safety practitioner including risk management, hazard recognition control and prevention, and safety management systems in the workplace. You will become familiar with occupational health and safety legislation and organizations and learn how to apply best practices and standards to maintain and improve working environment conditions.

DID YOU KNOW? Students learn and practice medical transcription skills, employ industry terminology, and become professionals in the health care setting. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Résumé

DID YOU KNOW? Students learn to conduct health and safety audits and provide training when necessary to improve workplace health and safety. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Résumé NOTE: Basic computer skills are strongly recommended.

NOTE: A keyboarding course with over 25 net wpm would be an asset. A Criminal Record Check is commonly required by employers in the field.

GO! Medical clinics and family physicians’ offices,

GO! Smaller entrepreneurial ventures, private sector businesses, and various levels of government.

dental clinics, health institutions.

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TOURISM AND TRAVEL MANAGEMENT

BUSINESS

START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 2 YEARS LOCATION: TCC CREDENTIAL: DIPLOMA, TOURISM AND TRAVEL MANAGEMENT

Holland College offers two options to match your career goals in the Tourism and Events Management industry. You will spend your first year studying introductory courses to Tourism and Hospitality and Events Coordination. In your second year, you will choose from two areas of specialization: Tourism and Travel Coordinator Explore local, national, and international perspectives related to the travel industry. You will take courses such as travel agency operations, where you will have the opportunity to work in our on-campus travel agency. You can earn your tour guiding certification through a combination of in-class learning and by creating and conducting an island wide tour with your classmates. You will also learn about everything from world cultures to advertising layout and design. DID YOU KNOW? Students will plan and embark on an international study tour. Past trips included Caribbean and Mediterranean cruises, as well as European tours. Events Coordinator In this profile, you will learn the skills and knowledge required to plan, organize, promote and evaluate events such as festivals, conventions and trade shows. You will have the opportunity to participate in events whenever possible. You will also plan and execute an event of your choosing.

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DID YOU KNOW? Students will attend the Professional Convention Management Association conference. Past locations included San Diego and Chicago. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Résumé NOTE: Students will require a passport for the educational study tour.

GO! Airlines, travel agencies, hotels and resorts, tour companies, tourism information bureaus, heritage and historical interpretation centres, travel call centres, corporations, associations, hotels and resorts, hospitals, banks, entertainment and film production, nonprofit organizations.


COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS

COMPUTER NETWORKING TECHNOLOGY

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START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 2 YEARS LOCATION: PWC, SWC CREDENTIAL: DIPLOMA, COMPUTER PROGRAMMER/ANALYST

START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 2 YEARS LOCATION: PWC CREDENTIAL: DIPLOMA, COMPUTER NETWORKING TECHNOLOGIST

In this program, you will learn how to analyze, design, and develop information systems, e-commerce sites and mobile apps. You will work in desktop, service, Internet/intranet and networked environments. Courses include object oriented programming, web application development, Internet programming, and network communications. You will also complete an on the job training placement.

This program will teach you how to ensure an organization’s IT is always running smoothly and securely, that all computers, servers and other devices are networked effectively, and how to implement new infrastructures. Courses include network and information security, web technologies, network analysis and design and virtualization. You will have the opportunity to explore pathways to various certifications such as Cisco Certified Network Associate, A+, Linux+, Security+ and Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist.

COMPUTER STUDIES

The program at the Summerside Waterfront Campus offers e-health components through course electives. This curriculum exposes you to concepts and technology that prepare you for the many e-health opportunities that exist locally and regionally. DID YOU KNOW? CIS students design and develop functional computer programs using fundamental programming concepts. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12* academic or equivalent §§ Grade 11 or 12 academic math §§ Résumé NOTE: Computer training or experience in keyboarding, desktop application software and operating system(s) is strongly recommended. *Applicants who do not meet the academic requirements for this program are encouraged to apply. Successful completion of Test of Workplace Essential Skills (TOWES) may be used as a consideration of acceptance.

GO! Computer retail companies, provincial and federal

DID YOU KNOW? Students learn how computers, networks, and the Internet works, while keeping infrastructure, employees, and clients safe from hackers and other threats. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12* academic or equivalent §§ Grade 12 academic English §§ Grade 11 or 12 academic math §§ Résumé NOTE: Computer training or experience in keyboarding, desktop application software and operating system(s) is strongly recommended. *Applicants who do not meet the academic requirements for this program are encouraged to apply. Successful completion of Test of Workplace Essential Skills (TOWES) may be used as a consideration of acceptance.

GO! IT systems administrator, network support

government agencies, telecommunications companies, repair depots, business with in-house technical staff.

analyst, network support technician, computer network technician, PC technician, system support specialist, desktop support analyst.

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ARCHITECTURAL TECHNOLOGY

CONSTRUCTION TECHNOLOGY AND MANAGEMENT

E N G I N E E R I N G T E C H N O LO G Y

START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 2 YEARS LOCATION: PWC CREDENTIAL: DIPLOMA, ARCHITECTURAL TECHNOLOGIST

START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 2 YEARS LOCATION: PWC CREDENTIAL: DIPLOMA, CONSTRUCTION TECHNICIAN

This comprehensive training program encompasses all aspects of the architectural building industry. It offers an intensive study of architectural building sciences, the principles of architectural and engineering design, materials of construction and the preparation of contract documents. Extensive emphasis is also placed on Computer-Aided Design (CAD). A two-part technical thesis course gives you the opportunity to conduct an independent learner-initiated design or research project in a building-related discipline. Other courses include surveying and site planning, history of architecture, introduction to sustainable design, contract administration, project management, and built environment.

In this program, you will learn how to plan, coordinate, and manage construction projects from inception to completion. You will learn about building materials, drawings and specifications, and the construction process. You will have the opportunity to prepare estimates of the cost of materials, labour, site overhead, and start-up costs for residential construction projects. You will also visit construction sites and take courses such as construction law and contract documents, drafting fundamentals, and construction surveying.

DID YOU KNOW? Individual and team projects provide students with the opportunity to develop competencies that are imperative for a successful career. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 academic or equivalent §§ Grade 12 academic English, minimum of 65% §§ Grade 12 academic math, minimum of 65% §§ Grade 11 or 12 physics, minimum of 65% §§ Résumé NOTE: Applicants with a mark of 80% or higher in Grade 12 academic math may be exempt from the physics requirement.

GO! Architects, engineers, drafting services, interior

You will acquire an understanding of the construction industry and complete on the job training to put that understanding into action, so that when you graduate, you will be ready to start your career at an administrative or middle management level. DID YOU KNOW? Students learn how to test soils, asphalt, and concrete, creating even more potential employment opportunities. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Grade 12 academic English §§ Grade 12 academic math §§ Grade 11 or 12 academic physics §§ Résumé

GO! General and subcontractors, government

designers, contractors, surveyors, government offices and agencies, construction product manufacturers, material suppliers, inspection and testing firms.

offices and agencies, surveyors, construction product manufacturers, inspection and testing firms, building material suppliers, engineering offices, construction administrators, cost estimating firms.

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START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 2 YEARS LOCATION: PWC CREDENTIAL: DIPLOMA, ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIST

In this program, industry experts will teach you the theory and practical skills needed to design and troubleshoot circuits, and install, operate, and service electronic or data communications systems. You will take courses such as electrical circuits, electronic fabrication, transmission theory and programming fundamentals for electronic systems. You will also complete a 240-hour on the job placement. As a graduate, you will receive advanced standing in the Aerospace Telecommunication and Information Systems program offered by the Canadian Armed Forces. DID YOU KNOW? Students complete a major project involving an electronic system of their choosing. The project includes designing the hardware and software, building a prototype, and testing. Recent projects include a robotic arm wirelessly controlled via Bluetooth, a 3D imaging system to automate creation of models for 3D printing, radio frequency identification tags to automatically unlock and open doors and a Wi-Fi based water detection alarm with text messaging. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12* or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Grade 11 or 12 academic math and physics §§ Résumé

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NOTE: Applicants should have computer training or experience in keyboarding, desktop application software and operating system(s). *Applicants who do not meet the academic requirements for this program are encouraged to apply. Successful completion of Test of Workplace Essential Skills (TOWES) may be used as a consideration of acceptance.

GO! Telecommunications, Canadian Armed Forces, Canadian Coast Guard, RCMP, federal government, manufacturing design and assembly, installation and repair services, radio and television broadcasting companies, biomedical technology companies, audio video equipment, fibre optic, alarm system, or network service technician.

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CHILD AND YOUTH CARE WORKER

DENTAL ASSISTING

H E A LT H A N D C O M M U N I T Y S T U D I E S

START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 2 YEARS LOCATION: PWC CREDENTIAL: DIPLOMA, CHILD AND YOUTH CARE WORKER

START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 1 YEAR LOCATION: PWC CREDENTIAL: CERTIFICATE, DENTAL ASSISTANT LEVEL II

This program prepares you for a meaningful career helping at-risk youth and their families overcome complex issues. Through courses in counselling, case management, child welfare, intervention, and program development, you will learn how to identify needs, and develop strategies to support youth and their families.

This accredited program is nationally recognized for its quality training. Theory will be delivered to you in a classroom setting, complemented by our fully functional dental operatories (working spaces), digital radiography units and dental lab. With a ratio of approximately 10 students per instructor, you receive expert advice to guide your experience. By the time you graduate, you will be competent in the entire core skill set recognized across Canada. With successful completion of the National Board Exam, you will be eligible for licensure in all provinces within Canada.

DID YOU KNOW? First-year students become case workers, providing support to at-risk youth and their families. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Grade 12 academic English*, minimum of 65% §§ Candidates must be out of high school at least one year before applying §§ Two letters of reference, one personal and one from an employer/ teacher, not from family members §§ Criminal Record Check (Vulnerable Sector) with no findings of guilt §§ An interview conducted by program staff with a written assignment §§ Minimum of 250 hours paid work or volunteer experience with youth ages 8-18 (must be received by Admissions before an interview will be scheduled). Babysitting hours are not acceptable. §§ Standard First Aid and CPR Level C from a recognized First Aid/CPR trainer §§ Completion of a program questionnaire (available on website) §§ Current Workplace Hazardous Materials Information Systems certificate §§ Résumé NOTE: Post-secondary diplomas, degrees, or psychology/sociology credits will enhance application. Hep B Immunizations are recommended. *Applicants who do not meet the academic requirements for this program are encouraged to apply. Successful completion of Test of Workplace Essential Skills (TOWES) may be used as a consideration of acceptance.

GO! Crisis assessment centres, young offender

DID YOU KNOW? As a practicum, students offer a public, low-cost dental clinic each year. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Grade 12 academic English, minimum of 65% §§ Grade 11 or 12 academic biology, minimum 65% §§ Standard First Aid and CPR Level C from a recognized First Aid/CPR trainer §§ Completion of Immunization Verification Form (required after applicant has been accepted) §§ Current Workplace Hazardous Materials Information Systems (WHMIS) certificate §§ Résumé NOTE: Computer skills considered an asset.

GO! Private dental offices, provincial dental offices, hospitals, dental assisting schools, dental schools.

facilities, residential treatment programs, group homes, community-based youth-oriented programs, family preservation programs. HOLL ANDCOLLEGE.COM/CYCW

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HUMAN SERVICES

START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 2 YEARS LOCATION: PWC CREDENTIAL: DIPLOMA, EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATOR

START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 2 YEARS CREDENTIAL: DIPLOMA, HUMAN SERVICES

This program is grounded in a theoretical understanding of early childhood development. You will learn how to design and implement curriculum that inspires young minds; helps children develop socially, emotionally, and physically; and promotes inclusiveness. You’ll discover how much work goes into creating child’s play—and also experience the joy that comes with it.

Develop the knowledge and skills to help people with intellectual and developmental disabilities achieve their full potential. Learn about various intellectual, developmental and physical disabilities, and practical skills to assist individuals with disabilities. Courses include communication skills, personal care, inclusion, person-centered planning, mental illness, personal wellness, and teaching and behavioral strategies.

DID YOU KNOW? An early childhood centre located on our campus is used as a teaching facility for our students. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent* with credits at or above the general level §§ Grade 12 academic English*, minimum of 65% §§ Grade 11 or 12 academic or general math, minimum 60% §§ Grade 11 or 12 academic or general science, minimum of 60% §§ Criminal Record Check (Vulnerable Sector) with no findings of guilt §§ Written verification of 40 hours of volunteer or paid work at a licensed child care centre prior to program start date (form available on website) §§ Two letters of reference, one personal and one from an employer/teacher, not from family members §§ Standard First Aid and CPR Level C from a recognized First Aid/CPR trainer §§ Current Workplace Hazardous Materials Information Systems certificate §§ Résumé NOTE: Preference will be given to applicants with academic credits. Child growth and development, computer, and home economics courses would be an asset. *Applicants who do not meet the academic requirements for this program are encouraged to apply. Successful completion of Test of Workplace Essential Skills (TOWES) may be used as a consideration of acceptance.

GO! Early childhood centres, organizations with

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LOCATION: PWC

DID YOU KNOW? Human Services is one of the longest running programs at Holland College—over 40 years of student success! ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent * with credits at or above the general level §§ Grade 12 academic English, minimum of 65% §§ Written verification of a minimum of 50 hours of paid or volunteer work experience, preferably within the last three years, with individuals who are labeled with an intellectual disability. See program website for details. §§ Three letters of reference: one from the work or volunteer experience mentioned above, one from an employer, and one personal reference. Friends, family, or relatives may not serve as a reference. §§ Criminal Record Check (Vulnerable Sector) with no findings of guilt  §§ Standard First Aid and CPR Level C from a recognized First Aid/CPR trainer §§ Current Workplace Hazardous Materials Information Systems certificate §§ Résumé *Applicants who do not meet the academic requirements for this program are encouraged to apply. Successful completion of Test of Workplace Essential Skills (TOWES) may be used as a consideration of acceptance.

GO! Preschool, employment, and community

child and family related programs, nursery schools, play groups, recreation programs, family resource centres, developmental preschools.

support programs; organizations that provide support to individuals who have intellectual disabilities, physical disabilities, or mental illnesses; agencies and organizations that provide services to seniors.

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OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST AND PHYSIOTHERAPIST ASSISTANT

PRACTICAL NURSING

H E A LT H A N D C O M M U N I T Y S T U D I E S

START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 2 YEARS LOCATION: PWC CREDENTIAL: DIPLOMA, REHABILITATION ASSISTANT

START DATE: SEPTEMBER (PWC), JANUARY (SWC) LENGTH: 2 YEARS LOCATIONS: PWC, SWC CREDENTIAL: DIPLOMA, PRACTICAL NURSE

Gain the theoretical knowledge and practical skills to be successful as a rehabilitation assistant who works under the supervision of a licensed occupational therapist or physiotherapist. Develop an understanding of the human body, the concept of rehabilitation, and the therapeutic interventions and modalities used to treat various conditions.

As a practical nurse, you’ll provide routine care under the supervision of a registered nurse or a medical doctor to disabled, injured or sick patients. Your courses in anatomy and physiology, fundamentals of nursing, and pharmacology are supported through extensive clinical placements. At the end of the program, you’ll complete 160 hours of practicum in a clinical site with a licensed practical nurse as your preceptor, which gives you important exposure to potential employers.

You will apply these skills in a clinical setting, preparing you to enter the field upon graduation. DID YOU KNOW? This new program gives you the latest skills and techniques in demand by industry professionals.

DID YOU KNOW? An on-site lab helps students develop skills in a simulated environment using medical equipment and mannequins.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or about the general level §§ Grade 12 academic English with a minimum of 70% §§ Grade 11 or 12 academic math with a minimum of 60% §§ Grade 11 or 12 academic biology with a minimum of 60% §§ Criminal Record Check (Vulnerable Sector) with no findings of guilt §§ Written verification of 20 hours of volunteer or paid work, preferably within the last 5 years, with an Occupational Therapist, Physiotherapist, Occupational Therapist Assistant, Physiotherapist Assistant, hospital, long term care or mental health facility §§ Standard First Aid and CPR Level C from a recognized First Aid/CPR trainer §§ Completion of Immunization Verification Form (required after acceptance) §§ Résumé

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Grade 12 academic English, minimum 70% §§ Grade 11 and 12 academic biology, minimum of 70% §§ Grade 12 academic math, minimum of 65% §§ Grade 11 or 12 chemistry, minimum of 70% §§ Valid driver’s license §§ Current Workplace Hazardous Materials Information Systems (WHMIS) certificate §§ Criminal Record Check (Vulnerable Persons) with no findings of guilt §§ Two applicant reference forms from employers (available on website) §§ Completion of a Holland College Medical Form (available on website) §§ Standard First Aid and CPR Level C from a recognized First Aid/CPR trainer §§ Completion of Immunization Verification Form (required after acceptance) §§ Résumé

GO! Physiotherapy clinics, hospitals,

NOTE: Preference will be given to applicants who have completed university level introductory courses in English, biology or psychology.

health institutions.

GO! Long-term care, nursing homes, community care, home care, hospitals, physician’s offices.

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PRIMARY CARE PARAMEDICINE

ADVANCED CARE PARAMEDICINE

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START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 2 YEARS LOCATION: PWC CREDENTIAL: DIPLOMA, PRIMARY CARE PARAMEDIC

START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 1 YEAR LOCATION: PWC CREDENTIAL: POST GRADUATE CERTIFICATE, ADVANCED CARE PARAMEDIC

This program will prepare you to be an integral part of the health care team working in the field of prehospital care. Upon completion of this program, you will understand human anatomy, physiology and pathophysiology as it relates to medical and traumatic emergencies. You will also be able to perform a complete patient assessment including physical exam and history taking, identify and perform appropriate life support procedures, and communicate effectively using oral and written methods for documenting patient care.

This program will build on your expertise as a primary care paramedic and prepare you to play an increased role as a first responder. Your training covers everything from operational and procedural skills, to the skills you need to make critical decisions in an emergency. You will enhance your verbal and written communications skills, interpersonal skills, and leadership skills. You will complete two hospital clinical rotations and one on the job placement.

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DID YOU KNOW? Students can continue their education toward a B.Sc. in Paramedicine through a partnership with UPEI!

DID YOU KNOW? Our students assisted with applied research to determine if UAVs (drones) were effective tools in a simulated mass crisis.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Grade 12 academic science and English, minimum of 70% §§ Grade 11 academic math, minimum of 65% §§ Completion of two reference forms, work related §§ Criminal Records Check (Vulnerable Sector) with no findings of guilt §§ Valid Class 4 Driver’s License §§ Completion of a Holland College Medical Form (available on website) §§ Standard First Aid and CPR Level C from a recognized First Aid/CPR trainer §§ Current Workplace Hazardous Materials Information Systems (WHMIS) certificate §§ Completion of Immunization Verification Form (required after acceptance) §§ Résumé

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Graduation from a CMA accredited 2-year Canadian Primary Care Paramedicine program or equivalent §§ Criminal Record Check (Vulnerable Sector) with no findings of guilt §§ Completion of three reference forms, one from the ACP or PCP field §§ Completion of a Holland College Medical Form (available on website) §§ Current Heart and Stroke BLS §§ Completion of Immunization Verification Form (required after acceptance) §§ Valid Class 4 driver’s license §§ Résumé

NOTE: Experience in health care or a related field would be an asset.

recreation and sports facilities, emergency medical education, medical supply sales, emergency departments, air ambulance, communication centres.

GO! Ambulance, industrial first aid, recreation

GO! Ground ambulance, industrial first aid,

and sports facilities, emergency medical education, medical supply sales, emergency departments.

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ADVANCED CARE PARAMEDICINE DISTRIBUTED LEARNING

RESIDENT CARE WORKER

H E A LT H A N D C O M M U N I T Y S T U D I E S

START DATE: JANUARY LENGTH: 2 YEARS LOCATION: PWC/ONLINE CREDENTIAL: POST GRADUATE CERTIFICATE, ADVANCED CARE PARAMEDIC

START DATE/LOCATION: SEPTEMBER (PWC), JANUARY (MC) LENGTH: 1 YEAR CREDENTIAL: CERTIFICATE, RESIDENT CARE WORKER

The distributed learning model offers the practicing Primary Care Paramedic the opportunity to complete most of their Advanced Care Paramedic studies in a distance delivery format. The program mirrors the oneyear Advanced Care Paramedicine on-site program, but distributes the program over two years. In the first year and a half of the program, students complete three semesters of online learning modules via the Holland College Learning Management System, SAM. Students are required to attend three, two-week lab and testing sessions on site in Charlottetown, and prescribed hospital clinical and ambulance practicum shifts.

Our Resident Care Worker program provides a strong foundation in adult health care to prepare you to work in long term care (nursing homes), acute care (hospitals), mental health facilities and community agencies. You will study effective methods of communication, how to use gentle persuasion, and how to work with dementia patients and mental health patients. Clinical practicums will ensure that you are prepared to meet clients’ personal and physical needs.

DID YOU KNOW? Our students assisted with applied research to determine if UAVs (drones) were effective tools in a simulated mass crisis. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Graduation from a CMA accredited 2-year Canadian Primary Care Paramedicine program or equivalent §§ Criminal Record Check (Vulnerable Sector) with no findings of guilt §§ Completion of three reference forms, one from the ACP or PCP field §§ Completion of a Holland College Medical Form (available on website) §§ Current Heart and Stroke BLS §§ Completion of Immunization Verification Form (required after acceptance) §§ Valid Class 4 driver’s license §§ Résumé

GO! Ground ambulance, industrial first aid, recreation and sports facilities, emergency medical education, medical supply sales, emergency departments, air ambulance, communication centres.

DID YOU KNOW? An on-site lab helps students develop skills in a simulated environment using medical equipment and mannequins. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Two references from employers, not from family members §§ Criminal Record Check (Vulnerable Sector) with no findings of guilt §§ Written verification of 40 volunteer or paid hours, preferably within the last 5 years, in a long-term care, mental health or suitable facility that addresses special client care needs §§ Standard First Aid and CPR Level C from a recognized First Aid/CPR trainer §§ Completion of a Holland College Medical Form (available on website) §§ Valid driver’s license §§ Current Workplace Hazardous Materials Information Systems (WHMIS) certificate. On-site training and online certificates are acceptable. §§ Completion of Immunization Verification Form (required after acceptance) §§ Résumé NOTE: Preference will be given to applicants with Grade 12 academic English. Students are required to lift, move, bath and transfer clients, and be exposed to cleaning and sanitizing chemicals. Students with food allergies should be aware that they are required to assist in feeding clients a wide variety of foods.

GO! Long-term care facilities, home support services, mental health and acute care facilities, self-employment.

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SCHOOL OF PERFORMING ARTS (SoPA) The Holland College School of Performing Arts gives you the opportunity to develop your artistic skills, share your passion for music, theatre, and dance; explore career options in the performing arts; and gain an understanding of the business side of the performance industry. With four program offerings, Dance Performance, Music Performance, Performing Arts Foundation, and Theatre Performance, SoPA offers students the unique opportunity to:

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Enjoy hands-on learning with a competencybased curriculum

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Work with instructors who come straight from the stage and studio

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Train and perform in a unique environment including the halls, green room and stages of Confederation Centre of the Arts (CCOA) and in Holland College’s 300-seat Florence Simmons Performance Hall

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Participate in industry events

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Build the foundation for further post-secondary education

START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 2 YEARS CREDENTIAL: DIPLOMA, DANCE PERFORMANCE

LOCATION: CCOA, PWC

The Dance Performance program follows a studentcentered approach to developing dancers. You will gain technical and artistic skill in ballet, contemporary, jazz and tap, and explore your creative potential through dance composition and improvisation. The inclusion of acting and voice lessons opens doors to interdisciplinary work. Upon graduation, you’ll be ready to start your career or continue training in a conservatory or university setting. DID YOU KNOW? Workshops with guest artists help create connections with dance companies across the country! ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Performance audition (audition requirements available on website) §§ Résumé

GO! Dance companies, dance studios, cruise ships, entertainment industry, self-production.

SoPA is a partnership between Holland College and Confederation Centre of the Arts.

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SCHOOL OF PERFORMING ARTS

DANCE PERFORMANCE


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MUSIC PERFORMANCE

SCHOOL OF PERFORMING ARTS

START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 2 YEARS CREDENTIAL: DIPLOMA, MUSIC PERFORMANCE

LOCATION: PWC

Students come from all over the world to take our Music Performance program. You’ll learn how to interpret, improvise, and perform many contemporary music styles such as country, Celtic, rock, R&B, jazz, world music, and pop. In addition to theory and arranging, you’ll learn the ins and outs of the music business. You will be taught using curriculum developed by Berklee College of Music. You’ll develop your performance style on stage in the state-of-theart Florence Simmons Performance Hall, and SoPA’s newest rehearsal space, the SoPA Garage. This program has articulation agreements with some of the best music schools in North America, including Berklee College of Music, St. Francis Xavier University, and Acadia University.

Holland College is a proud partner of Berklee College of Music’s International Network (BIN). DID YOU KNOW? Students in the Music Performance program get lots of opportunities to play—in showcases, at noontime shows, and out in the community!

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ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Performance and theory audition (requirements available on website) §§ Résumé

GO! Concert halls, cruise ships, lounges and theatres; film, television and recording studios.


THEATRE PERFORMANCE

START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 1 YEAR LOCATION: CCOA, PWC CREDENTIAL: CERTIFICATE, PERFORMING ARTS FOUNDATION

START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 2 YEARS CREDENTIAL: DIPLOMA, THEATRE PERFORMANCE

This program will give you a taste of all your career options—both in the spotlight and behind the scenes.

Upon graduation you’ll know which role you want to play in this exciting industry and will be ready to go on to more advanced training.

In the Theatre Performance program, you will gain the acting, voice and dance skills required for interdisciplinary performers, as well as a comprehensive understanding of associated careers in the performing arts. You will be encouraged to develop your own artistic voice through courses in creativity and improvisation, while also learning business and communication skills related to the performance industry. Best of all, you’ll be learning in a professional arts environment, at the Confederation Centre of the Arts and The Mack theatre!

DID YOU KNOW? Graduates of the program have gone on to careers as diverse as technical director and improv performer!

Upon graduation, you’ll be ready to start your career or continue training in a conservatory or university setting.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Performance audition (audition requirements available on website) §§ Résumé

DID YOU KNOW? Our students provide a travelling theatre performance for young audiences across PEI!

Dance, acting, improv, singing—you’ll experience it all. Plus you’ll discover all the other skills necessary to make sure the show goes on, such as stage management, design, script notation, and more.

GO! By the end of this program, you will have gained the skills required for acceptance into more advanced training in your chosen area, and will have prepared audition pieces.

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LOCATION: CCOA, PWC

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Performance audition (audition requirements available on website) §§ Résumé

GO! Theatres, cruise ships, dinner theatres, festivals, musical theatre productions, film and television.

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FUNDAMENTAL ARTS

GRAPHIC DESIGN

SC H O O L O F V I S UA L A RTS A N D J O U R N A LI S M

START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 1 YEAR LOCATION: PWC CREDENTIAL: CERTIFICATE, FUNDAMENTAL ARTS

START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 2 YEARS CREDENTIAL: DIPLOMA, GRAPHIC DESIGN

This program provides you with the opportunity to develop and enhance your skills as an artist through courses in art history, drawing, design, animation, digital photography and more. You’ll explore mediums such as lino-printing, etching, sculpture, collage, acrylic and watercolour paint. Strong emphasis is placed on learning the basis of effective design and enhancing your drawing skills. This program helps you prepare yourself, and your portfolio, for a future in the visual arts.

The Graphic Design program offers you all the excitement and challenges a job in design brings. Through exposure to a wide variety of ideas, projects, and media, you will leave the program with a solid portfolio and a skill set that will benefit you throughout your career. You will be introduced to the history of graphic design, creative problem solving, illustration, expressive typography, prepress, print production, web design, and project management.

DID YOU KNOW? Students in the School of Visual Arts participate in a final showcase at the Confederation Centre Art Gallery. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Portfolio (see website for portfolio requirements) §§ A 500-word essay describing your artistic journey so far and your goals and aspirations for the future §§ Résumé NOTE: Portfolio will only be kept by the Admissions Department for one year.

GO! By the end of this program, you will have gained the skills required for acceptance into more advanced training in your chosen area.

LOCATION: PWC

We emphasize the establishment of strong visual communication and design skills. You will build a solid technical foundation and be able to explore areas that personally interest you. This, coupled with exposure to the most current hardware and software available, will prepare you to meet industry needs. DID YOU KNOW? Students collaborate frequently with industry, and have created logos and designs for many Island companies. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Grade 12 English, minimum of 60% §§ Portfolio (see website for portfolio requirements) §§ Résumé NOTE: Portfolio will only be kept by the Admissions Department for one year.

GO! Design studios, freelancing, web design firms, corporate in-house design, advertising agencies, prepress production such as offset, screen print, signage, and flexography.

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START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 2 YEARS CREDENTIAL: DIPLOMA, JOURNALIST

LOCATION: PWC

Print and broadcast journalism—and a growing number of related fields—place a premium on clear, concise, accurate writing based on the timely collection of information. This program emphasizes these skills while recognizing the importance of new technology and the growing use of broadcast reporting techniques online. Courses in reporting and storytelling, critical thinking, and law introduce you to the basics of print and broadcast, while exploring various challenges within the industry. Two internship placements provide you with the opportunity to enhance the skills you learn in the classroom. Our students produce an online daily newspaper, The Surveyor, featuring broadcast and print stories. DID YOU KNOW? In addition to internships with newspapers and radio stations across the four Atlantic Provinces, students have had internships with a professional hockey team, a professional basketball team, CBC radio, and a magazine in Tokyo! ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Grade 11 or 12 academic English, minimum 65% §§ Résumé NOTE: Students should buy a digital camera, however, some higher-end equipment is provided. Digital video equipment is supplied for the broadcast journalism courses.

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START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 2 YEARS CREDENTIAL: DIPLOMA, PHOTOGRAPHER

SC H O O L O F V I S UA L A RTS A N D J O U R N A LI S M

JOURNALISM

LOCATION: PWC

This program covers everything from photography basics in lighting, exposure and composition to capturing video, mastering Photoshop™ and professional portfolio design. You’ll have access to two on-site studios and a digital lab, where you may work with aspiring models, capture product and still life compositions, or gain insight into the profession from guest professional photographers. Our small classes ensure you have close guidance from instructors, and field excursions provide an opportunity to photograph some of the most iconic locations on Prince Edward Island! A major emphasis is also placed on your success in the business of photography. DID YOU KNOW? In addition to our digital labs, our program area still maintains a fully equipped traditional black & white darkroom. This old school lab is accessible to students at all times, along with a wide selection of 35mm cameras! ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Portfolio of photography work (see website for portfolio requirements) §§ Completion of a questionnaire (see website for details) §§ Résumé NOTE: Portfolio will only be kept by the Admissions Department for one year.

GO! Portrait and wedding photography,

information services, radio and television.

editorial, commercial or industrial photography, assistant photographer, digital lab technician, Photoshop™ technician.

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HOLL ANDCOLLEGE.COM/PHOTO

GO! Daily or weekly newspapers, public relations,


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VIDEO GAME ART AND ANIMATION

SC H O O L O F V I S UA L A RTS A N D J O U R N A LI S M

START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 2 YEARS LOCATION: PWC CREDENTIAL: DIPLOMA, VIDEO GAME ART AND ANIMATION

This art-based diploma program begins with the basics of art production for video games. Traditional drawing skills are taught alongside the latest software techniques. You will examine the history of the industry and look behind the scenes to see what goes into video game development. You will develop the core skills needed to generate artwork using Adobe™ and Autodesk™ products, and the technical aspects needed to integrate your work into the production pipeline. The curriculum is designed to be flexible, so that the program can be adjusted to suit trends in the video game industry.

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DID YOU KNOW? Lectures and workshops delivered by local and international experts give students insight into the realities of working in the industry. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Portfolio (see website for portfolio requirements) §§ Résumé

GO! Object modelers, vehicle modelers, character modelers and riggers, world builders, texture mappers, environment artists, concept artists, level designers, storyboard artists, animators, character and prop designers.


GOLF CLUB MANAGEMENT

PROFESSIONAL GOLF MANAGEMENT

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START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 2 YEARS LOCATION: TCC CREDENTIAL: DIPLOMA, GOLF CLUB MANAGEMENT

START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 1 YEAR LOCATION: TCC CREDENTIAL: DIPLOMA, PROFESSIONAL GOLF MANAGEMENT

This program emphasizes the development of a broad range of business skills with attention to the specific demands of Golf Club Management. You’ll learn how to keep a facility running smoothly: ensuring the grounds are kept properly, the pro shop is stocked, staff is well trained and food service meets customer expectations. Courses in events management and marketing prepare you to host tournaments and club events. Best of all, you’ll develop these skills through site tours, and training at golf courses across PEI, while learning techniques and standards from industry professionals. You’ll improve your game, and learn how to improve the game for others.

In the Professional Golf Management program, you’ll take the business skills you acquired in the Golf Club Management program to an advanced level, and you’ll focus on improving your game.

SPORT AND LEISURE

DID YOU KNOW? Upon graduation, students have the option to pursue further studies toward a Business degree or a Bachelor of Arts in Hospitality and Tourism, or to continue their training through our Professional Golf Management program. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Résumé

The fall semester takes place in a professional golf facility, where you’ll work on honing your understanding and skills of the swing, short game, mental game, and competitive strategies. Courses include applied anatomy and kinesiology for golf, golf psychology, advanced golf competition, and advanced golf skills development. The Professional Golf Management program is accepted as an educational equivalent by the PGA of Canada. DID YOU KNOW? An on-site golf simulator helps students analyze their swing and make modifications to improve their game.

NOTE: Applicants must have the ability to perform physically challenging tasks.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Graduate of a golf club management program, or a two-year diploma with related business courses, or a degree with related business courses §§ Résumé

GO! Club management, manufacturer’s

GO! Golf clubs, driving ranges, golf academies, golf

representative, retail management, country clubs and resorts, club house operations, pro shop operations, event management, food and beverage operations, retail sales, golf academies, driving and practice ranges, self-employment.

sales and retail, marketing and public relations.

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SPORT AND LEISURE MANAGEMENT

SPORT AND LEISURE

START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 2 YEARS LOCATION: PWC CREDENTIAL: DIPLOMA, SPORT AND RECREATION MANAGEMENT; DIPLOMA, SPORT AND LEISURE STUDIES; DIPLOMA, KINESIOLOGY

A diploma in Sport and Leisure Management is a great foundation for a career in community development, recreation programming, facility management, athletic administration, fitness coordination and so much more. With three areas of specialization, you have the opportunity to concentrate on the career pathway that suits your interest. Sport and Recreation Management Courses in community development, sport event tourism, marketing, public relations, and entrepreneurship are paired with leadership and program design to prepare you for a career on the business side of the recreation industry. Sport and Leisure Studies This specialization gives you the opportunity to customize your academic pathway. In addition to the core leadership and program development courses required of every Sport and Leisure Management student, you can choose eight electives to design a program unique to your career objectives. Kinesiology Courses in anatomy and physiology, nutrition, sport psychology, physical conditioning, and athletic therapy are combined with business management courses to prepare you for working directly with clients, managing fitness programs and helping prevent injury.

HOLL ANDCOLLEGE.COM/SPORTMAN

DID YOU KNOW? Students’ work placements have included everything from local recreation associations to summer camp programs, and even international non-profit organizations. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Résumé

GO! Sport administration, facility management, recreation management, health and fitness coordination, adventure tourism, event coordination, outdoor adventure, guiding and interpretation, fitness, resorts, parks and marine tourism, special events, commercial recreation, spas and wellness centres, facilities operations, community non-profit agencies, municipal and provincial governments.


START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 2 YEARS CREDENTIAL: DIPLOMA, CULINARY ARTS

The Culinary Institute of Canada (CIC) is widely regarded as Canada’s premier culinary school. Students from around the world enjoy the incredible access to fresh local ingredients from the Island’s farms and fisheries. We provide first-class industry based training in Culinary Arts, Pastry Arts and International Hospitality Management programs. Our staff and students have gained national and international acclaim for their achievements; most recently by earning two gold medals and a 4th overall placement at the IKA Culinary Olympics in Erfurt, Germany. The CIC is located in the Tourism and Culinary Centre (TCC) on the beautiful Charlottetown waterfront. Our campus recently completed a $7.5 million expansion and renovation, ensuring that students will have an excellent educational experience. Home of Culinary Youth Team Canada!

LOCATION: TCC

As a culinary student at the CIC, you will gain a comprehensive understanding of culinary skills from the very basics of knife skills and food preparation to advanced techniques in butchery, international cuisine, and à la carte production. Your culinary skills are complemented by business training in order to prepare you for the full scope of restaurant operations. You will sharpen your skills daily with rotations in our on-site restaurants for breakfast, lunch and fine dining. This high volume food preparation gets you ready for a career in the fast paced food service industry. You’ll also complete a 600-hour paid internship, giving you the opportunity to showcase your skills to employers and gain a greater perspective on where this career can take you. DID YOU KNOW? We’re very hands on. Our students prepare food for up to 400 staff, students and visitors each day, creating almost 240,000 meals each year! ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Résumé NOTE: Applicants must have the ability to perform physically challenging tasks.

GO! Restaurants, hotels, motels, resorts, cafeterias, hospitals, catering companies, related areas of food service industry.

HOLL ANDCOLLEGE.COM/CIC

HOLL ANDCOLLEGE.COM/CUL ARTS

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INTERNATIONAL HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT

PASTRY ARTS

T H E C U L I N A RY I N S T I T U T E O F C A N A DA

START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 2 YEARS LOCATION: TCC CREDENTIAL: DIPLOMA, INTERNATIONAL HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT

START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 1 YEAR CREDENTIAL: CERTIFICATE, PASTRY ARTS

With a diploma in International Hospitality Management, you’ll be ready to manage all the details that make a restaurant, resort, hotel, or nightclub a great experience for customers. Your business courses complement specialized training for food service, catering and hotel operations, and you will participate in practicums in our dining room and at local hotels. An international educational study tour will enhance your knowledge of cultural diversity and global standards of tourism and hospitality. You’ll work frequently at industry-related events, helping you build a solid network of contacts for future employment. Every aspect of the program has been designed with input from industry, ensuring you’ll meet international standards of excellence.

Our Pastry Arts program provides students with a solid foundation in baking methods and pastry techniques. You’ll begin by learning the basics of dough preparation and batters, and advance to preparing custards, French pastries and contemporary plated desserts. You’ll learn to bake breads, pies, cakes, cookies, creams and pastries, and you will perfect these skills by creating desserts for customers at our on-site restaurants each day.

DID YOU KNOW? Holland College has partnerships in Austria and Switzerland that allows students to complete one semester abroad during their second year of study. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Résumé

LOCATION: TCC

Business courses will also prepare you for restaurant operations. By the end of the program, you’ll be well prepared to work in a restaurant as a pastry chef or open your own establishment. DID YOU KNOW? Students demonstrate their creativity and technical proficiency by designing and creating a decorative cake and showpiece using fondant, modeling chocolate and pulled sugar. We proudly display these creations on campus. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Résumé

NOTE: Applicants must have the ability to perform physically challenging tasks. NOTE: Applicants must have the ability to perform physically challenging tasks.

GO! Hotels, motels, and country inns, resorts, restaurants, pubs, lounges, night clubs, catering operations, front office and guest services, administration, housekeeping, food and beverage, sales and marketing, convention and conference services.

HOLL ANDCOLLEGE.COM/HOSPITALIT Y

GO! Pastry shops and bakeries, hotels, motels, restaurants, resorts, schools, hospitals, related areas of food service industry, self-employment.

HOLL ANDCOLLEGE.COM/ PASTRY


AIRCRAFT TURBINE TECHNICIAN

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY

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START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 1 YEAR LOCATION: SWC CREDENTIAL: CERTIFICATE, AIRCRAFT TURBINE TECHNICIAN

START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 2 YEARS LOCATION: SWC CREDENTIAL: DIPLOMA, AUTOMOTIVE TECHNICIAN

Aircraft turbine technicians inspect aircraft engines, troubleshoot issues with mechanical systems, and modify, repair, and test turbine engines. You’ll learn the techniques, procedures, and documentation requirements you need to work in one of PEI’s fastest growing industries. We place emphasis on practical training, using a variety of turbine engines including the Pratt and Whitney 100 series turbine engine used on the de Havilland Dash 8 aircraft, the Pratt and Whitney PT6 engine, and the Rolls Royce 250 engine.

This program provides a comprehensive introduction to the mechanical and technological skills you’ll need to work as a service technician on today’s sophisticated automobiles. The program gives you a solid grounding in various mechanical systems, computers, networks, electronics, and other nonmechanical systems you’ll encounter on the job.

T R A D E S A N D I N D U S T R I A L T E C H N O LO G Y

If you are looking for a mechanical and detail oriented, hands-on career in a fast-paced industry, this is the program for you! DID YOU KNOW? This program was designed in consultation with the PEI aerospace industry to provide students with essential skills and experience to launch their career. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12* or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Grade 11 or 12 academic math §§ Résumé NOTE: Preference will be given to applicants with Grade 11 or 12 physics. *Applicants who do not meet the academic requirements for this program are encouraged to apply. Successful completion of Test of Workplace Essential Skills (TOWES) may be used as a consideration of acceptance.

GO! Work in the aerospace industry.

HOLL ANDCOLLEGE.COM/AT T

In-class theory is demonstrated through extensive practice in our onsite shop. You’ll have access to a fleet of diverse vehicles to help develop your skills before you proceed to an industry work placement. DID YOU KNOW? With successful completion of level exams, this program qualifies as two years of apprenticeship training toward a Red Seal. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ A valid (unrestricted or G) Class 5 driver’s license §§ Driver’s abstract §§ Résumé NOTE: Preference will be given to applicants with Grade 11 or 12 academic English, math and physics.

GO! Car dealerships, independent garages, national auto chains, service centres, fleet maintenance, customer service, self-employment.

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CARPENTRY

T R A D E S A N D I N D U S T R I A L T E C H N O LO G Y

START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 1 YEAR CREDENTIAL: CERTIFICATE, CARPENTER

COMMERCIAL DIVING

LOCATION: SWC

In this program, you’ll discover how to use concepts from math, engineering and design to construct solid building structures. You’ll learn about blueprints, building layout, framing, roof, wall, and floor systems, interior and exterior finish, and more. Courses are delivered through classroom and on-site training, putting the theory you learn right to work. By the time you graduate, you’ll have 960 hours toward your apprenticeship requirement, and will have completed your apprenticeship Year 1 level exams, putting you on the path toward becoming a Red Seal carpenter. DID YOU KNOW? Students work in small groups to construct full-scale cottages on-site at our Summerside Waterfront Campus. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Résumé

GO! Building contractors, building supply yards, self-employment.

START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 9 MONTHS LOCATION: MTC CREDENTIAL: CERTIFICATE, UNRESTRICTED SURFACE SUPPLIED DIVER

Learn about diving equipment, systems and procedures and progress into courses on inspection, underwater welding, construction techniques and more. Surface cutting and welding courses are taught on campus before progressing to underwater techniques. Various dive sites throughout Atlantic Canada expose you to the realities of working in tidal waters and strong currents, preparing you to work in any body of water worldwide. You’ll experience diving to a maximum air diving depth of 50 metres using equipment, systems, and procedures that are standard in the offshore oil and gas industries. DID YOU KNOW? Program includes a deep-dive field trip where students live on board an offshore dive vessel for up to 10 days. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Open Water Scuba Diving Certificate with 20 logged dives and 10 hours of bottom time §§ Full commercial diving medical from an approved hyperbaric physician and completion of the Occupational Diver’s Medical Fitness Examination form (available on website), indicating that you are fit to dive §§ Résumé NOTE: Preference will be given to applicants with a physics credit. Expect intense training, sometimes in adverse conditions. Students must have experienced the sensation of being underwater for long periods of time before entering the program. Students are expected to participate in a daily fitness program to assess their fitness to dive, to improve their cardiovascular fitness, and as a team-building activity.

GO! Inspection, maintenance, underwater welding and repair of harbour infrastructure, deep water drilling platforms, oil and gas pipeline infrastructure, shipbuilding and bridge repair, underwater welding and burning; search, recovery and rescue; Canadian Armed Forces. HOLL ANDCOLLEGE.COM/CARPENTRY

HOLL ANDCOLLEGE.COM/COMDIVE


CONSTRUCTION ELECTRICAL

ELECTROMECHANICAL TECHNOLOGY

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START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 1 YEAR LOCATION: SWC CREDENTIAL: CERTIFICATE, CONSTRUCTION ELECTRICIAN

START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 2 YEARS LOCATION: SWC CREDENTIAL: DIPLOMA, ELECTROMECHANICAL TECHNICIAN

Working with electricity requires specialized skills. This program will give you a fundamental knowledge of electricity and its applications, and prepare you to work in residential and commercial settings assembling, installing, testing, maintaining, servicing, and operating various electrical systems and equipment.

Many industrial and manufacturing processes now involve computers, robots, and automated systems, and require skilled technicians to install, maintain, troubleshoot and repair this complex equipment. You’ll study mechanical, electrical and electronic computer systems, giving you the training you’ll need to work on a variety of automated equipment. You will learn a range of skills from welding, blueprint reading, and computer-aided drafting to understanding hydraulics, pneumatics, programmable logic controllers, electronics, microprocessors and more.

T R A D E S A N D I N D U S T R I A L T E C H N O LO G Y

You will move from the classroom to the lab, getting plenty of experience installing power and lighting systems, signal and alarm systems, emergency lighting, communication equipment, motors, and automation and control systems. All the while you’ll be learning how to follow the National Building Code, the Canadian Electrical Code, and other safety requirements. DID YOU KNOW? Electrical students work alongside our Carpentry students to wire cottages built on campus. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Résumé NOTE: Preference will be given to applicants with Grade 12 academic math and Grade 11 or 12 physics.

GO! Construction and service industries.

HOLL ANDCOLLEGE.COM/CONELEC

DID YOU KNOW? Many graduates have pursued multiple Red Seal certifications. The broad set of skills learned creates opportunities for many employment and career paths. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Academic Grade 12* §§ Résumé NOTE: Preference will be given to applicants with academic Grade 12 math and Grade 11 or 12 physics *Applicants who do not meet the academic requirements for this program are encouraged to apply. Successful completion of Test of Workplace Essential Skills (TOWES) may be used as a consideration of acceptance.

GO! Manufacturing and automated process control equipment maintenance, hydraulic/ pneumatic equipment maintenance, programmable logic controllers (PLC) programming, robotic and motion control systems industry, instrumentation technician, research and development technician, electronic technician, technical sales, field service technician, wind energy technician. HOLL ANDCOLLEGE.COM/ELECTROTECH


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ENERGY SYSTEMS ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY

HEATING, VENTILATION AND AIR CONDITIONING TECHNOLOGY

T R A D E S A N D I N D U S T R I A L T E C H N O LO G Y

START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 2 YEARS LOCATION: PWC CREDENTIAL: DIPLOMA, ENERGY SYSTEMS ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN

START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 2 YEARS CREDENTIAL: DIPLOMA, HVAC TECHNICIAN

Prepare for a career as a renewable technology installer and an energy auditor, helping people make greener choices for new or existing buildings in order to become more energy efficient. Explore how energy is produced, stored, distributed and used, as well as green building principles for insulation, heating and cooling, electrical, and more. Courses in residential and commercial energy auditing, building science, solar photovoltaic, and bioenergy systems ensure you have the theoretical and practical knowledge you’ll need in the field. This program offers multiple pathways toward industry affiliated certifications.

The Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning Technology (HVAC) program gives you a broad base of training that can lead to two Red Seal trades. You will learn how to install and service HVAC and refrigeration systems for residential and commercial applications. You’ll train on everything from heat pumps, oil and gas heat, and ventilation equipment to commercial refrigeration walk-in coolers and freezers, rooftop air conditioning units and more.

Graduates have the prerequisites to qualify for the certification processes of the Energy Manager in Training (EMIT) designation and subsequent Certified Energy Manager (CEM) designation through the Association of Energy Engineers (AEE). DID YOU KNOW? Students study and maintain the solar and geothermal systems in the CAST building, one of North America’s most energy efficient buildings. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Academic Grade 12 §§ Résumé NOTE: Preference will be given to applicants with academic Grade 12 math and Grade 11 or 12 physics.

GO! Energy management companies; engineering and architectural firms; general contractors; energy site developers; energy intensive industries; municipalities; real estate developers. HOLL ANDCOLLEGE.COM/ESET

LOCATION: SWC

On the job training will give you experience and expose you to various trades and professions within the field. DID YOU KNOW? Students earn apprenticeship hours for each week of the program, allowing them to write Level 1 exams toward their Red Seals in Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Mechanic and Oil Heat Service Technician. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Résumé NOTE: Preference will be given to applicants with academic math and physics.

GO! Mechanical contractors, wholesale and retail sales, equipment manufacturers, design consultants, preventative maintenance.

HOLL ANDCOLLEGE.COM/HVAC


HERITAGE RETROFIT CARPENTRY

INDUSTRIAL ELECTRICAL

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START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 1 YEAR LOCATION: PWC CREDENTIAL: CERTIFICATE, HERITAGE RETROFIT CARPENTRY

START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 2 YEARS LOCATION: SWC CREDENTIAL: DIPLOMA, INDUSTRIAL ELECTRICAL TECHNICIAN

Many developers and communities are seeking to re-use older structures, and as a result, demand for heritage retrofit carpenters is high. In this program, you will learn the original construction techniques that were used centuries ago, and how to replicate them by combining traditional skills with the latest technology.

In this program, you will learn how to plan, install, test, inspect, troubleshoot, and service all types of industrial electrical equipment. You’ll learn the essentials of electricity, wiring and circuits, as well as advanced courses in automation and motion control, programmable logic controls, industrial communication systems, and computer aided design.

T R A D E S A N D I N D U S T R I A L T E C H N O LO G Y

You’ll help preserve historic properties by upgrading and restoring them to modern energy efficiency and structural standards without compromising their character, esthetic, or charm. Courses taken in this program include timber frame carpentry, restoration and renovation, finishing, energy efficiency, and architectural history. You’ll also earn apprenticeship hours for each week of the program, which you can use towards your Red Seal certification.

The program also prepares you for a variety of roles by teaching you construction and residential wiring methods so you’ll be ready to move with industry trends. What you learn in class, you’ll demonstrate and test in a variety of on-site electrical lab areas, giving you hands-on training and exposure to real life working conditions to prepare you for a career as an industrial electrician.

DID YOU KNOW? Graduates of our Heritage Retrofit Carpentry program are currently working on the restoration of Province House, a National Historic Site.

DID YOU KNOW? Students are qualified to write an apprenticeship level exam in each year of study, getting them closer to a Red Seal certification.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Résumé

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Academic Grade 12 §§ Résumé

GO! Building contractors, custom

NOTE: Preference will be given to applicants with academic Grade 12 math and Grade 11 or 12 physics.

woodworking shops, building supply yards, self-employment.

GO! Manufacturing, processing, construction, marine, sales, service industries, engineering sector, Canadian Armed Forces.

HOLL ANDCOLLEGE.COM/HERITAGE

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PLUMBING

T R A D E S A N D I N D U S T R I A L T E C H N O LO G Y

START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 1 YEAR CREDENTIAL: CERTIFICATE, PLUMBER

POWER ENGINEERING

LOCATION: GC

START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 1 YEAR LOCATION: MTC CREDENTIAL: CERTIFICATE, 4th LEVEL POWER ENGINEER

Our Plumbing program provides a full scale education on the skills needed to succeed in the plumbing trade. Our labs give you space to fully demonstrate the skills and techniques you learn in class. Course curriculum includes how to install and service hot and cold water distribution piping, plumbing fixtures and appliances, waste and vent piping, wastewater disposal and hot water heating in systems in residential, commercial, and institutional applications, as well as natural and propane gas lines, medical vacuum and medical gas, process piping, and fire standpipe systems.

Power Engineers are responsible for the safe and efficient operation and maintenance of boilers, turbines, and refrigeration and air conditioning in commercial or industrial buildings.

DID YOU KNOW? Plumbing students complete the plumbing work within the cottages built by our Carpentry students on the Summerside Waterfront Campus.

DID YOU KNOW? Students have access to top of the line equipment on site, giving them the opportunity to troubleshoot and resolve issues with equipment that they will encounter when they start their career.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12* or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Résumé NOTE: Preference will be given to applicants with academic math and physics. *Applicants who do not meet the academic requirements for this program are encouraged to apply. Successful completion of Test of Workplace Essential Skills (TOWES) may be used as a consideration of acceptance.

GO! Mechanical contracting companies, heating contractors, plumbing companies, vacuum system installers, irrigation systems, natural gas utility companies, propane gas companies, sewer and water utilities, plumbing and heating service, water pump installers, hardware sales, water treatment systems installation.

HOLL ANDCOLLEGE.COM/PLUMB

Your knowledge of math and physics will be paired with the mechanical and technical knowledge needed to begin a career as a 4th Level power engineer. You will learn to troubleshoot and repair issues on a variety of equipment. As you gain more experience, you will be able to upgrade your designation.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Academic Grade 12 §§ Résumé NOTE: Preference will be given to applicants with academic math and physics.

GO! Power plants, waste treatment plants, wind power sites, refineries, chemical plants, food processing plants, large building complexes, other industries that utilize large industrial equipment.

HOLL ANDCOLLEGE.COM/POWERENG


START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 1 YEAR CREDENTIAL: CERTIFICATE, MACHINIST

LOCATION: SWC

In the Precision Machinist program, you will discover how to take a mechanical blueprint and physically produce the part it describes. Learn to operate lathes, drill presses, vices, micrometers, and milling machines to create the precise component required by technical drawings. You could create something that would become an integral part of an airplane or car, a piece of surgical equipment, or a major industrial machine. If you pay attention to detail, have mechanical aptitude and an understanding of material properties, you will succeed in this program. DID YOU KNOW? Students earn apprenticeship hours for each week of the program, qualifying them to write the Level 1 exam toward a Red Seal certification. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Résumé

STEAMFITTING/PIPEFITTING

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START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 1 YEAR LOCATION: GC CREDENTIAL: CERTIFICATE, STEAMFITTER/PIPEFITTER

T R A D E S A N D I N D U S T R I A L T E C H N O LO G Y

PRECISION MACHINIST

This program teaches you how to install, alter, maintain and repair piping systems using industry standard techniques. On the job training will get you ready for the workplace, and the program allows for specialization in installing process pipe and tubing, natural and liquefied gas, plumbing, heating and instrumentation, and fire sprinkler and standpipe systems. By the time you graduate, you will be ready to start your apprenticeship, and on your way to earning your Red Seal certification. DID YOU KNOW? Steamfitters and pipefitters work on industrial piping systems that convey low and high pressure steam, hot water, air, fuel and fine solids. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12* or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Résumé NOTE: Preference will be given to applicants with academic math and physics.

NOTE: Preference will be given to applicants with academic math and physics.

GO! Production machine shops, machine repair shops, aerospace/ aviation shops, farm equipment dealers, heavy equipment companies, shipyards, electrical generation facilities.

HOLL ANDCOLLEGE.COM/PRESMACH

*Applicants who do not meet the academic requirements for this program are encouraged to apply. Successful completion of Test of Workplace Essential Skills (TOWES) may be used as a consideration of acceptance.

GO! Mechanical contracting companies, heating contractors, fireline and sprinkler system installers, shipbuilding industry, irrigation systems, natural gas utility companies, propane gas companies, transmission pipeline installers, oil drilling platforms, mills and processing plants, hardware sales.

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WELDING FABRICATION

T R A D E S A N D I N D U S T R I A L T E C H N O LO G Y

START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 2 YEARS CREDENTIAL: DIPLOMA, WELDER

WELDING LEVEL 1

LOCATION: GC

Learn essential welding processes and refine your skills by crafting and fabricating a variety of metal structures. Gain a solid foundation of welding processes in oxy-fuel, shielded metal arc, gas metal arc, and gas tungsten arc welding. The program also teaches you how to use a wide variety of hand and power tools, as well as stationary power equipment such as a press break, shear, and roll machine. Learn to read, interpret, and create drawings, and use those skills to make your own capstone project. The program includes eight weeks of practicum training. Our program is a Canadian Welding Bureau (CWB) test centre, which gives you the option to participate in weld testing. You will also have the opportunity to write Level 1 and Level 2 of your apprenticeship exams toward your Red Seal. DID YOU KNOW? Each year, students create a number of structures to be auctioned off as fundraisers. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12* or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Résumé

START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 1 YEAR CREDENTIAL: CERTIFICATE, WELDING LEVEL 1

LOCATION: WPC

This program introduces students to the essential welding processes, tools and procedures. You’ll learn rigging procedures, gouging and cutting, blueprint reading and basic and intermediate welding skills. Emphasis is placed on demonstrating these skills through extensive training in our workshop. You will earn apprenticeship hours each week, and will qualify to write the Level 1 exam towards a Red Seal certification. Our program is a Canadian Welding Bureau (CWB) test centre, which gives you the option to participate in weld testing. DID YOU KNOW? Upon completion of Welding Level 1, students can continue to build on their skills in the second year of the Welding Fabrication program offered at our Georgetown Centre. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Résumé NOTE: Preference will be given to applicants with academic math and physics.

NOTE: Preference will be given to applicants with academic math and physics. *Applicants who do not meet the academic requirements for this program are encouraged to apply. Successful completion of Test of Workplace Essential Skills (TOWES) may be used as a consideration of acceptance.

GO! Construction industries; fabrication, assembly and maintenance shops; pulp and paper mills; shipyards; offshore construction and maintenance; self-employment.

GO! Construction industries; fabrication, assembly and maintenance shops; pulp and paper mills; shipyards; offshore construction and maintenance, self-employment.

HOLL ANDCOLLEGE.COM/ WELDFAB

HOLL ANDCOLLEGE.COM/ WELD1


WIND TURBINE TECHNICIAN

WOOD MANUFACTURING/CABINETMAKING

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START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 1 YEAR LOCATION: SWC CREDENTIAL: CERTIFICATE, WIND TURBINE TECHNICIAN

START DATE: SEPTEMBER LENGTH: 1 YEAR LOCATION: SWC CREDENTIAL: CERTIFICATE, WOOD MANUFACTURING/CABINETMAKING TECHNICIAN

T R A D E S A N D I N D U S T R I A L T E C H N O LO G Y

This program prepares you for the varied demands of the industry. Courses in math and physics reinforce your understanding of the mechanical and electrical systems on the turbine and hydraulic systems you will maintain. Extensive safety training and rescue drills ensure you understand and respect the strict protocols of the industry. You’ll gain significant experience during your on the job training servicing >100kw turbines locally and at utility wind farms throughout the Maritimes. By the time you graduate, you’ll be ready to start your apprenticeship in a number of wind-energy related positions, and will be well on your way to your Red Seal. DID YOU KNOW? Students gain experience training at the Wind Energy Institute of Canada and multiple wind farms that are located near the campus. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12* or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Class 5 driver’s license §§ Driver’s abstract §§ Completion of a Holland College Medical Form (available on website) §§ Résumé NOTE: Preference will be given to applicants with Grade 11 or 12 physics. You must be able to participate in strenuous physical activity on elevated work platforms in adverse weather conditions. *Applicants who do not meet the academic requirements for this program are encouraged to apply. Successful completion of Test of Workplace Essential Skills (TOWES) may be used as a consideration of acceptance.

The advanced wood processing industry in Canada demands high quality, innovative, and technically sophisticated people. In this program, you will learn everything needed in order to enter one of the fastestgrowing manufacturing sectors in Canada. Once you are adept at using manual tools, you’ll move on to sophisticated electrical tools, including computer numerical control (CNC) equipment. By the time you graduate, you will be comfortable making cabinets and architectural millwork, laminating, veneering, machining, sanding, assembly and finishing. In addition to course requirements, you will also complete a personal project of your own design. You’ll earn apprenticeship hours for each week of the program, and will qualify to write Level 1 of your cabinetmaking Red Seal certification. DID YOU KNOW? During three weeks of on the job training, students build cabinets for the cottages constructed by the Carpentry students. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS §§ Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level §§ Résumé NOTE: Applicants must be physically capable of meeting the demands of this industry.

GO! Cabinetmaking, architectural

constructor, wind turbine manufacturer.

millwork, wood product manufacturing, furniture manufacturing, restoration, design operations, self-employment.

HOLL ANDCOLLEGE.COM/ WIND

HOLL ANDCOLLEGE.COM/ WOOD

GO! Maintenance technician, wind turbine


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FINANCIAL INFORMATION

TUITION AND FEES Holland College tuitions vary depending on the program. A complete breakdown of tuition and fees for each program can be found on the college website program pages, or view a list of annual tuition costs on the following page. S T U D E N T LOA N S Canadian students registered in full-time or part-time programs may apply for financial assistance under the Canada Student Loan Act, and may be eligible for Human Resource and Skills Development Canada sponsorships. S C H O L A R S H I P S , B U R S A R I E S A N D AWA R D S Through the generosity of donors, hundreds of students benefit annually from $450,000 in scholarships, bursaries, and awards. All students in post-secondary programs are eligible to apply for scholarships, bursaries and awards. All awards have application deadlines, various requirements and criteria. Some awards are designated to specific programs, but many are available to all college students. Apply by May 15 at hollandcollege.com/awards.

I N T E R N AT I O N A L S T U D E N T F E E S The International Differentiation fee is $3,915 per year (includes International Health Fee). This fee is in addition to the tuition fees listed on page 59. All international students confirmed in a Holland College program are eligible to apply for our International Student Entrance Bursary. For more information, contact the International Office or visit hollandcollege.com/international-tuition-and-finances. For U.S. students: We have 14 U.S. Federal Aid approved programs. For more information, please visit hollandcollege.com/international.


ANNUAL TUITION FEES 2017/18

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TOTAL ESTIMATED PROGRAM TUITION COST *

TOTAL ESTIMATED PROGRAM TUITION COST *

Accounting Technology Administrative Assistant Advanced Care Paramedicine Aircraft Turbine Technician Architectural Technology Automotive Technology Basic Firefighting Bioscience Technology Business Administration Business Administration (Small Business Manager) Carpentry Child and Youth Care Worker Commercial Diving Computer Information Systems Computer Networking Technology Conservation Enforcement Construction Technology and Management Correctional Officer Culinary Arts Dance Performance Dental Assisting Early Childhood Care and Education Electrical (Construction) Electrical (Industrial) Electromechanical Technology Electronics Engineering Technology Energy Systems Engineering Environmental Applied Science Technology Fundamental Arts Golf Club Management Graphic Design Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning Technology Heritage Retrofit Carpentry

Human Resource Management Human Services International Hospitality Management Journalism Legal Administration Marketing and Advertising Management Medical Support Services Music Performance Occupational Health and Safety Technology Occupational Therapist and Physiotherapist Assistant Open Academic Studies (per course) Pastry Arts Performing Arts Foundation Photography and Digital Imaging Plumbing Police Science (Cadet) Power Engineering Practical Nursing Precision Machinist Primary Care Paramedicine Professional Golf Club Management Resident Care Worker Sheriff and Public Safety Officer Sport and Leisure Management Steamfitting/Pipefitting Theatre Performance Tourism and Travel Management Video Game Art and Animation Welding Fabrication Welding Level 1 Wildlife Conservation Technology Wind Turbine Technician Wood Manufacturing/Cabinetmaking

5,083 5,728 3,976 4,706 8,677 10,262 6,321 7,051 4,301 5,021 5,253 6,013 10,583 18,748 ** 5,083 6,728 4,692 5,337 5,083 5,738 3,968 4,773 4,944 5,984 17,519 18,549 3,910 4,555 4,692 5,337 4,131 11,282 ** 4,692 5,462 7,079 17,530 ** 6,321 11,896 5,736 6,781 5,180 5,915 4,162 4,857 3,968 4,698 3,968 4,608 3,968 4,608 4,692 5,637 4,887 5,807 4,301 5,286 3,910 5,445 4,692 6,237 3,910 4,755 3,968 4,608 3,968 4,778

3,128 3,863 3,813 4,508 4,367 7,087 3,585 4,530 6,344 6,999 4,301 5,071 3,910 4,555 4,172 6,617 6,388 7,308 TBA TBA 391 645 6,321 11,386 5,474 6,609 3,910 6,160 3,968 4,873 18,539 30,800 ** 12,642 13,297 4,690 5,335 3,968 4,698 6,321 7,666 4,692 8,327 5,053 5,988 7,721 17,902 ** 3,910 4,940 *** TBA TBA 5,474 6,519 4,301 5,346 3,910 6,055 5,253 6,068 5,253 6,158 4,692 6,387 5,253 6,683 3,968 4,698

These are 2017/18 first year fees and are subject to change for the 2018/19 academic year. Visit hollandcollege.com for information on up to date tuition and fees. * Total estimated cost includes tuition and required fees (lab fees, student union fees, health insurance, etc.) ** Includes meals and accommodations *** Fees for Sport and Leisure Management specializations vary. Please check the program website.


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