Niitsitapi Agriculture Certificate Program 

Program Overview
The Niistsitapi Agricultural Certificate Program is a one-year certificate program that consists of 10 courses (30 credits) in the area of Agriculture Production and Agricultural Business Management.


“Red Crow Community College Indigenous Agriculture Certificate graduates who achieved a minimum GPA of 2.5 and meet the Olds College admission criteria are eligible for admission. If admitted, the students will be second-year diploma level students at the Olds College.”


Admission Requirements:
•    65% or better in English Language Arts 30-1 or 30-2
•    65% or better in Math 20-1 or 20-2
•    65% or better in Two of Biology 20, Chemistry 20, Science 20, OR One of Biology 30, Chemistry 30, Science 30
•    Meet the English Language Proficiency Requirement (completed at minimum 3 years of formal education taught entirely in English or provide the results of a recognized English Language Proficiency exam)


Academic Upgrading and High School Applicants: Applicants currently in high school or who are completing academic upgrading must submit proof of enrollment and any available interim/midterm marks. Final marks must be submitted within one month following the completion of the course(s) and no later than one month prior to the program start date.


Program at a glance

Credential: Diploma
Length of Program: 2 years (1 year at RCCC & 1 year at Olds College)
Method of Delivery: RCCC Campus & Olds Campus

Program Intakes: Fall Intake (September program start)
Applications Open: February 3rd for the Fall Intake
Selection Process for Admission: First Qualified, First Accepted