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University is now closer than ever!

Northern Lakes College offers university-level courses with transfer agreements with many other post-secondary institutes across Alberta. Interested in university but not feeling ready? College and Career Preparation can help with pre-careers and pre-university studies courses that will lead to entrance into a variety of career programs or university studies courses. Save the value of a new car by taking university at home!


Face-to-Face: When the instructor and students are interacting at the same time, at the same physical location.

NLC LIVE Online™: Scheduled classes online, where students log in to a program (Blackboard Collaborate™) with instructors and peers on the same day, at the same time.

NLC Anytime, Anywhere: Classes are unscheduled, where students log in to a program (Moodle) at any time to complete their work. 

Blended: Courses where you have a combination of face-to-face and online (NLC Anytime, Anywhere and/or NLC LIVE Online).

Dual Credit: Students in high school can experience College programs while earning post-secondary credits.