Lakeland College - Diploma

Lakeland College is a post-secondary education institution from Vermilion, Alberta in Canada. Lakeland offers diverse programming from environmental sciences to power engineering, early learning and child care to business, interior design to esthetics, and fire & emergency services to university transfer that are independently accredited by various awarding bodies.

  • Average Tuition CAD 36,430
  • Acceptance Rate 55%
  • International Students 39%

School Description

Founded in 1913 as the Vermillion School of Agriculture, Lakeland College began as Alberta's first agricultural school. Initially, it only admitted males students when it first opened its doors October that same year, but it later accepted female students in March the next year. The institution changed its name to Vermilion Agricultural & Vocational College in 1963 and Vermilion College in 1970 before it finally became Lakeland College in 1961.

 

Over the years, the institution has grown in enrollment and expanded its offerings.Lakeland College is home to nearly 2,000 students enrolled in a variety of bachelor's degree programs in disciplines such as agricultural sciences, business, energy and petroleum technology, environmental sciences, heavy oil and power engineering, esthetician, health care aide, early learning and child care, educational assistant, and interior design among others. About 25% of Lakeland College live in on-campus residence at Vermilion, keeping the classrooms and other facilities just within easy reach of the students.

Diploma Programs

  • Accounting Technician

    CAD 36,430 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Accounting Principles. The program offers courses that focus on all aspects of business, management and finance.

  • Administrative Professional

    CAD 36,430 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Business Administration. The program offers courses that focus on the study of management theory; human resource management and behavior; accounting, purchasing and logistics; organization and production; marketing; and business decision-making.

  • Agribusiness

    CAD 36,430 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Plant Science. The program offers courses that focus on the study of experimental plant biology, genomics, proteomics, biochemistry, and plant cell biology.

  • Agriculture

    CAD 36,430 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Agriculture. The program offers courses that focus on forestry, horticulture, plant breeding, soil science, and plant nutrition.

  • Animal Health Technology

    CAD 36,430 Tuition Fee

    This program offers courses that focus on the study of general biology; organismal biology; ecology; genetics; animal behavior; and zoo and aquarium science.

  • Animal Science Technology

    CAD 36,430 Tuition Fee

    This program offers courses that focus on the study of general biology; organismal biology; ecology; genetics; animal behavior; and zoo and aquarium science.

  • Crop Technology

    CAD 36,430 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Plant Science. The program offers courses that focus on the study of experimental plant biology, genomics, proteomics, biochemistry, and plant cell biology.

  • Environmental Studies

    CAD 36,430 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the principles of Environmental Studies. The program offers courses that focus on renewable and non-renewable resources, ecosystems, pollution, and biodiversity.

  • General Business Major

    CAD 36,430 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Business principles and techniques. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the fundamentals of business, like buying, selling and producing products; business organization; and accounting.

  • Health Science

    CAD 36,430 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Health Science. The program includes the study, research, and knowledge of health and the application of knowledge to improve health and cure diseases. The program offers courses that focus on human anatomy, chemistry, biology, pharmacology and public health.

  • Interior Design Technology

    CAD 36,430 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual, technical and practical knowledge of the elements of Design. The program offers courses that focus on the study of visual arts; design techniques; and computer-aided design.

  • Marketing

    CAD 36,430 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of marketing research and consumer behavior. The program offers courses that focus on the study of demand analysis; profit relationships; pricing theory; marketing campaigns and strategic planning; market segments; advertising methods; and sales operations and management.

  • Real Estate Development

    CAD 36,430 Tuition Fee

    This program enables students to successfully manage development projects, proactively shape a business environment, and analyze variables that contribute to challenges and innovation. The program offers courses that focus on the study of architectural design and construction; historic preservation; landscape architecture; urban planning and design; business; real estate; zoning laws; public policy; and engineering.

  • Small Business and Entrepreneurship

    CAD 36,430 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge required to perform development, marketing and management functions associated with owning and operating a business.

  • Veterinary Medical Assistant

    CAD 36,430 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Veterinary Science. The program offers courses that focus on the study of animal nutrition, animal husbandry, animal behavior, and the treatment and prevention of diseases.

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