Find high school equivalencies or upgrade courses for transfer to Alberta post-secondary programs
Choose the high school equivalency and course upgrading option that supports your unique learner pathway towards a post-secondary education.
You may consider taking high school equivalencies or upgrading if you:
There are two upgrading options for adult students in Alberta:
Adult basic education courses to help adult students work towards post-secondary admission are available at these Alberta institutions:
Non-credit, part-time, informal learning options that can help you build literacy and other essential learning skills are also offered by Community Adult Learning Programs throughout Alberta.
You can choose how and when you prefer to take academic upgrading courses and programs.
Academic upgrading options are provided by 19 post-secondary institutions in Alberta:
Before you sign up for a program or course, make sure it’s transferable to your new post-secondary program of study by:
If you can’t find your program or learning provider in the Transfer Alberta Search tool or the mobile app on iOS or Android, contact your post-secondary institution to see if it meets their admission criteria.
Your ASN is used to apply to a post-secondary institution, order school transcripts or apply for student aid.