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Acadia University


Wolfville, Nova Scotia, Canada
Division of Continuing and Distance Education

Acadia University was founded in 1838. It is provincially chartered. It first offered distance learning courses in 1968. In fall 2005, there were 1,000 students enrolled in distance learning courses. Institutionally administered financial aid is available to distance learners.
Services Distance learners have accessibility to academic advising, bookstore, campus computer network, e-mail services, library services, tutoring.
Contact Ms. Tara Moorehead, Student Services Representative, Acadia University, Division of Continuing and Distance Education, 38 Crowell Drive, Wolfville, NS B4P 2R6, Canada. Telephone: 800-565-6568. Fax: 902-585-1068. E-mail: [email protected]


Certificate Business Administration; Computer Science
MEd Curriculum Studies in Learning and Technology


Undergraduate —biology; business administration, management and operations; business/commerce; business/corporate communications; business, management, and marketing related; chemistry; computer programming; computer science; economics; education; educational/instructional media design; education related; English; English composition; English language and literature related; experimental psychology; fine and studio art; foods, nutrition, and related services; geological and earth sciences/geosciences; gerontology; health psychology; history; languages (foreign languages related); liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities; linguistic, comparative, and related language studies; marketing; microbiological sciences and immunology; multi-/ interdisciplinary studies related; nutrition sciences; philosophy; physics; political science and government; psychology; social sciences; sociology; special education.
Graduate —educational assessment, evaluation, and research; educational/instructional media design; education related.

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