Program Information

School: Rocky Mountain College
Faculty: Human Services
Degree: Bachelor; Online
Field of Study: Human Services, General
Youth Services/Administration
Description: Child and youth care counselors are involved in providing support services to at-risk children, youth, and their families through a broad range of social service agencies. This major combines studies in Bible and theology with courses that prepare graduates for positions in group homes, treatment centres, youth centres, therapeutic foster care programs, community based programs, and family support programs. Knowledgeable and skilled graduates in this field are in demand across Canada and the United States.

URL: Human Services: Child & Youth Care at Rocky Mountain College
Course Based: Yes
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*

This cost estimate is for one year of the program and does not include the cost of textbooks.

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 65
Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Social Studies 

To enroll in any Pathways programs most students will need a valid High School diploma from any government-recognized North American high school, or from any private school accredited by the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI), or high school equivalency (GED). High School transcripts must present four 30-1 level courses (or equivalents) with a minimum grade average of 65% (two of the 30-1 level courses must be English 30-1 and Social 30-1 or equivalent). Students from Quebec or Newfoundland will have completed Grade 11 and one year of CEGEP or university level study respectively.

Test Scores:

  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 550] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Computer Based) [min. 213]

If English is your second language, you must have received a score on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) of at least 550 (paper based) or 213 (computer based) to be admitted. Contact the Registrar for more information.

Additional Admission Requirements:

  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Statement of Research Interests

Applicants are required to submit two personal references, and a written statement of their spiritual history.