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Cypress College International, Medicine Hat Alberta

Cypress College is a student-focused and oriented institution whose desire is to encourage student career and assistant to achieve academic dreams.

Cypress College is a business career college located at Medicine Hat, Alberta, with an additional campus at Brooks. Programs offered at Cypress College are Diploma oriented, conferring diploma certifications.

Founded in 2002, Cypress offers diploma programs in Administrative technologies, Business Management, Computer Technologies, Marketing and Communications, Hotel and Restaurant Management, and Culinary Arts.

Cypress College is a student-focused and oriented institution whose design and desire is to encourage your student career and assistant you to achieve your academic dreams in any way possible.

This Cypress makes happen by creating assistant-ship opportunities, that you as a student can take advantage of, to elevate and support yourself in the pursuit of your career.

Amongst these opportunities includes:

  • Funding Assistance
  • Instructor-Led Training
  • Smaller Class Sizes
  • Hands-on Training
  • Flexible Schedules
  • Employment Skills Training
  • On-Site Testing
  • Job Placement Services

Cypress College International Programs

CULINARY ARTS

Cypress Culinary Arts Program offers the following courses:
  • Cook Period 1 Provincial ILMs
  • Breakfast Unit
  • Kitchen Mathematics
  • Saucier Level 1
  • Bakeshop Level 1
  • Cold Kitchen Level 1
  • Meat/Fish/Poultry – Butcher Shop
  • Introduction to Food and Beverage Services
  • Employment Skills
  • PC Basics, MS word, MS excel
  • Business Productivity
  • Communication Training
  • Food & Beverage Service
  • First Aid
  • WHMIS / General Safety
  • ProServe
  • Food Safe

Culinary Arts Admission Requirements

If you desire to be enrolled through the Standard Admission process you must meet one of the following criteria:

  • You must be a holder of an Alberta High School Diploma, which has been verified by transcript, with at least 50% or better in a Grade 10 English and a Grade 10 Math or hold a non-Alberta equivalent.
  • (Alberta) High School Equivalency, of Grade 10 English and Grade 10 Math, verified by transcript, or non-Alberta equivalent.
  • Undergo a successful interview with the school admissions

    Admission requirement For Mature Admissions

    To qualify as a student through the Mature Admissions Process, you must meet ALL of the following criteria:

  • You must have completed High School for at minimum two years.
  • You must have and pass a successful interview with the school administration
  • Undergo and have a successful result on an aptitude test administered by Wonderlic.

Note: This test should measure high school equivalency to balance with the Standard Admission academic requirement of a High School diploma or equivalent.

  • Have thirty-three credits towards attaining an Alberta High School Diploma, which have been verified by transcript, with 50% or better in Grade 10 English and Grade 10 Math, or
  • Have a non-Alberta equivalent.

Marketing And Communication

As a student of Marketing and Communication at Cypress College, you will gain from this program the abilities and skills and develop the confidence to create positive and sustainable business relationships and also become familiar with modern marketing concepts.

Also, you will learn how to effectively utilize social media in an online marketplace to attract new businesses. The program focuses on business management and its connection to client relationships and sales.

In This program you will learn:

Computer Skills

  • PC: Basics
  • Word: Basics
  • Word: Advanced
  • Excel: Basics
  • Excel: Advanced
  • Outlook
  • PowerPoint
  • Publisher

Employment Skills

  • Keyboarding
  • Employment Skills
  • Public Speaking
  • Ziglar Sales
  • Top Performer
  • Negotiation
  • Digital Marketing Fundamentals
  • Marketing 101
  • Social Media Marketing Strategies

Potential Jobs for Graduates:

You gain the potential as a graduate of Marketing and Communication from Cypress College with the skills acquired to find employment as:
  • Retail Business Manager
  • Oil & Gas Professional
  • Sales Representative
  • Accounts Manager
  • Wholesale Trade Rep

Admission requirements for the Marketing and Communications Diploma

For the standard admission process; you will have to meet one of the following criteria:

  • Provide a Grade 12 Diploma or GED

Including:

  • Undergone a successful interview with school admissions

If you seek admission as a mature student; the admission requirements will include the following:

You must meet all of the following criteria:

  • Be a high school graduate for at least two years
  • You must undergo a successful interview with the school administration
  • Provide a successful result on an aptitude test administered by Wonderlic

Note: This test should measure high school equivalency to balance with the Standard Admission academic requirement of a High School diploma or equivalent.

  • Proof of an aptitude qualification or a good demonstrated interest in sales.

Computer Technologies

At Cypress College, the computer technologies program is designed to equip you with real-world skills as an entry-level computer service technician and networking professional.

It builds in you the required confidence and skills necessary to achieve your employment goals through extensive hands-on classroom experience combined with individual and group exercises.

Cypress College provides you with all technical material and lab experience as well as practice exams necessary to gain interview skills and acquire industry knowledge for you to excel in your career.

Below are potential employment opportunities for Cypress College graduates:
  • Computer Set up and Repair
  • Entry Level Network Analyst
  • Support Desk
  • Software Testing
The under-listed are the admission requirements for the Computer Technology Professional Diploma

For the Standard Admission process, here you must meet one of the following criteria:

  • Provide an Alberta High School Diploma, to be verified by transcript, with 50% or better in a Grade 10 English and a Grade 10 Math or possess a non-Alberta equivalent.
  • (Alberta) High School Equivalency, of Grade 10 English and Grade 10 Math, verified by transcript, or non-Alberta equivalent.

Also, fulfill the following criteria:

  • You have undergone a successful interview with school admissions
  • You must provide a successful result on a computer literacy test administered by the school

Seeking entrance as a Mature Student? You must meet ALL of the following criteria:

  • Be out of high school for at least two years.
  • You must have completed a successful interview with the school administration.
  • You must provide a successful result on an aptitude test administered by Wonderlic.

Note:

This test should measure your high school equivalency to balance with the Standard Admission academic requirement of a High School diploma or equivalent.

You must make thirty-three credits towards an Alberta High School Diploma, verified by transcript, with 50% or better in Grade 10 English and Grade 10 Math, or hold a non-Alberta equivalent.

Administrative Technology

The administrative technology program will equip you with basic computer skills and the ability to fulfill and demonstrate optimal office productivity to meet current expectations and situations.

In addition, you will be exposed to project management and basic financial concepts. With your ability to utilize structured labs, you will realize the potential of working efficiently in order to maximize office productivity so as to get jobs done faster than others in a competitive labor market.

Cypress College’s Administrative Technologies program will teach you the following:

Computer Skills

  • PC: Basics
  • Word: Basics
  • Word: Advanced
  • Excel: Basics
  • Excel: Advanced
  • Outlook
  • PowerPoint
  • Publisher
  • Project
  • Sage Accounting: Basics

Equip you with Employment Skills

  • Personality Dimensions
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Team Builder
  • Anger Management
  • Self Esteem
  • Time Management
  • Resume Writing
  • Interview Skills
  • Customer Service
  • Minute Taking
  • Business Writing
  • Self Leadership
  • Diversity Training
Potential Jobs for Graduates: Through this program, you are liable to find gainful employment as:
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Legal Administrative Assistant
  • Medical/Dental Administrative Assistant
  • Accountant Administrative Assistant
  • Accounts Payable Clerk
  • Accounts Receivable Clerk
  • General Office Work

Admission requirements into this program include the following:

  • You must be a holder of an Alberta High School Diploma, which has been verified by transcript, with at least 50% or better in a Grade 10 English and a Grade 10 Math or hold a non-Alberta equivalent.
  • (Alberta) High School Equivalency, of Grade 10 English and Grade 10 Math, verified by transcript, or non-Alberta equivalent.
  • Undergo a successful interview with the school admissions

Admission requirement For Mature Admissions

To qualify as a student through the Mature Admissions Process, you must meet ALL of the following criteria:

  • You must have completed High School for at minimum two years.
  • You must have and pass a successful interview with the school administration
  • Undergo and have a successful result on an aptitude test administered by Wonderlic.

Note: This test should measure high school equivalency to balance with the Standard Admission academic requirement of a High School diploma or equivalent.

  • Have thirty-three credits towards attaining an Alberta High School Diploma, which have been verified by transcript, with 50% or better in Grade 10 English and Grade 10 Math, or
  • Have a non-Alberta equivalent.

Business Management

Cypress College administers a new accelerated 2-year diploma program that focuses on business management and its vital connection to client and employee relations as well as the most effective marketing, management, and administrative techniques.

Note: As a graduate of Administrative Technologies or Marketing and Communication Diploma programs you are already credited with completing 1 year of the 2 years Business Management    Diploma program.

At the Business Management Program you will learn the following:
  • Accounting
  • Digital Marketing Fundamentals
  • Business Communications
  • Business Meeting / Note-taking
  • Developing Relationships
  • Disability Awareness
  • Employment Skills Training
  • Finance Management
  • Human Resources
  • Management Theory
  • Negotiation Skills
  • Office Productivity
  • Project Management
  • Public Speaking
  • Social Media Marketing Strategies
As a potential graduate of this program, you will be liable to find gainful employment as:
  • Assistant Manager
  • Retail Business Manager
  • General Office Manager
  • Sales Manager
  • Supervisor or Manager

Admission requirements into the Business Management program include the following:

  • You must be a holder of an Alberta High School Diploma, which has been verified by transcript, with at least 50% or better in a Grade 10 English and a Grade 10 Math or hold a non-Alberta equivalent.
  • (Alberta) High School Equivalency, of Grade 10 English and Grade 10 Math, verified by transcript, or non-Alberta equivalent.
  • Undergo a successful interview with the school admissions

Admission requirement For Mature Admissions

To qualify as a student through the Mature Admissions Process, you must meet ALL of the following criteria:

  • You must have completed High School for at minimum two years.
  • You must have and pass a successful interview with the school administration
  • Undergo and have a successful result on an aptitude test administered by Wonderlic.

Note: This test should measure high school equivalency to balance with the Standard Admission academic requirement of a High School diploma or equivalent.

  • Have thirty-three credits towards attaining an Alberta High School Diploma, which have been verified by transcript, with 50% or better in Grade 10 English and Grade 10 Math, or
  • Have a non-Alberta equivalent.

Hotel And Restaurant Management Diploma

This program will teach and equip you on how to work and manage the operating details of a restaurant or property.
As a Cypress College student undergoing this program, you will learn communication skills, business management, culinary arts, human resources, and personal development. All these skills will certainly set you on your way to an exciting career in hospitality.
As a student in this program you will learn the following:

First-year

  • Cook Period 1
  • WHMIS / General Safety
  • Breakfast Unit
  • Kitchen Mathematics
  • Saucier Level 1
  • Bakeshop Level 1
  • Cold Kitchen Level 1
  • Meat/Fish/Poultry – Butcher Shop
  • First Aid
  • ProServe
  • Food Safe
  • Introduction to Food and Beverage Services
  • Employment Skills

Second-year

  • Period 1 Review and Exam
  • Cook Period 2
  • Management Controls and Nutritional Components
  • Cooking Proteins – Level 2
  • Saucier Level 2
  • Entremetier – Level 2
  • Cold Kitchen – Level 2
  • Bakeshop – Level 2
  • Food and Beverage Operations
  • Food Safety Using HACCP
  • Beverage Operations
Once you graduate from this program, you liable to find employment as any of the following:
  • Front Desk Manager
  • Housekeeping Manager
  • Restaurant Manager
  • Food and Beverage Manager
  • Catering Supervisor/Manager
  • FOH Staff Manager

Admission Requirement to this program entails the following:

As a potential student you must meet the criteria below:

  • You must hold a Culinary Arts Certificate to be eligible to participate in this program.

How To Apply Cypress College International For Int’l Students

To apply as an international student please visit the link below:

https://www.cypresscollege.ca/international-students.php

Cypress College, Medicine Hat Alberta Tuition and Fees

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Application and Admission Deadlines

  • Fall Semester: March 1 – July 1 (classes begin in late August).
  • Spring Semester: October 1 – December 1 (classes begin in late January).