Program name:  Niitsitapi Arts and Science


Program Overview: The courses are premised on western academic disciplines and focus on Indigenous frameworks which contribute to the construction of purpose and meaning to Indigenous contemporary realities. This integrative approach of western and indigenous epistemologies is the signature uniqueness of the Program.

 Red Crow Community College has a two-year course transferability to the University of Lethbridge, liberal arts.  And has 49 courses are Alberta Council on Admissions and Transfer (ACAT).

 Admission Requirements:

Graduate of High school or Equivalency

Prove of Proficiency of English 30-1 or Equivalency.


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: Certificate

 Length of Program: 2 years

Method of Delivery:  RCCC Main campus

Program Intakes:  Fall


Applications Open:  November 1st 

Selection Process for Admission: 

Two confidential Letters of Reference.

One mandatory letter from an Eminent Scholar from the Blackfoot Speaking people (Siksiaitsitapi).

Scheduled interview

Accuplacer test


Tuition, Mandatory Fees, Books, and Supplies: 


*These fees are provided as estimates only for the purposes of budgeting. Please note that all fees are best estimates and are subject to change.