Careers & Transfers
Start here, go anywhere! General Studies provides the learner with foundational skills that transfer easily to a wide variety of careers and academic programs ranging from social scientists to teachers, from business entrepreneurs to nurses, and much, much more.
Students completing the General Studies Diploma at Lethbridge College may receive two years credit towards a three-year Bachelor of General Studies - Arts and Science or Bachelor of General Studies – Applied Studies from Athabasca University. It may be possible to complete the degree on-site at Lethbridge College. Students wishing to pursue this degree are strongly advised to work closely with an Academic Advisor to plan their educational program prior to registering in any courses.
University of Calgary
Students completing the General Studies Diploma with a major in Canadian Studies receive 60 credits towards BA (Canadian Studies).
Other Colleges and Universities
Many of the courses offered in General Studies are transferable to a wide variety of institutions and programs across Alberta, Canada and internationally. Although advance credit is ultimately determined by the receiving institution, it may be possible for you to start your post-secondary educational program in General Studies at Lethbridge College. Please make an appointment to speak with an Academic Advisor at Lethbridge College if you wish to pursue this option.