Complete your High School Graduation Diploma for Adults.
If you left high school without a diploma, this program gives you the chance to earn one as an adult. Getting a high school diploma prepares you for success in your next stage of life – whether it's to advance your career or continue to college or university studies.
Recognizing the diversity of learners who come to NSCC, we offer two concentrations of ALP:
For more information, contact ALP at the campus of your choice.
Program delivery may be subject to change based on Public Health guidelines.
Applicants whose first language is not English should visit Adult Learning Program – English as an Additional Language as this may be an option for you.
Applicants who already have a high school diploma and want to upgrade or pick up a maximum of two missing courses needed for post-secondary study should visit Adult Learning Program – Academic Upgrading.
2022-23 tuition will be announced in the late Spring once approved by the government of Nova Scotia. Program costs and fees (textbooks, supplies, etc.) are additional. Amounts below were for the 2021-22 academic year.
Tuition – for eligible students, there is no tuition cost, college services fee or student association membership fee for this program.
Fees – there is a cost for the required Student Health and Dental Benefits that are provided to all full-time students. Students can opt-out of the Student Health and Dental Plan if they already have equivalent coverage. New ALP students who successfully complete the first 3 months of the program can have this fee covered by NSCC for one year. For metro campuses only, students are required to purchase a Metro Transit U-Pass.
View detailed program fees page(s). Please note that amounts on these pages are meant for planning purposes only. They don't represent final amounts owing.
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