Customized Programming

Tailor a professional development program to create the perfect fit for your organization.

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Lifelong Learning

Make connections and discover new talents with courses, events, and seminars for adult learners of any age.

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Master of Education

Advance in your career with full- and part-time Graduate Education programs available in flexible formats.

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Online Learning

Study anywhere, anytime by choosing from over 100 open-entry courses and certificates.

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English Language

Improve your academic English and prepare for university study in Canada with our EAP program.

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About Us

Open Acadia is Acadia University's initiative to offer flexible programming and learning opportunities to Acadia students and the greater community. Our programming goes beyond the scope of the conventional university experience to offer education to youths, seniors, and working professionals.

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Contact Us

phone Phone: 902-585-1434
Toll-Free: 1-800-565-6568
Fax:  902-585-1068 
phone Box 118, 38 Crowell Dr
Willett House, Acadia University
Wolfville, NS B4P 2R6
phone openacadia@acadiau.ca
Monday — Friday
8:30am to 4:30pm AST
Feb 02 2016

Spring & Summer Registration Available Now!

Are you interested in continuing your studies this summer? Registration is open for all four on-campus Spring & Summer sessions, and the registration deadline for the Spring 1 session is April 18. Spring & Summer courses are available from May through July, and they provide a great opportunity for you to get ahead for next year or pick up a course you need. You can choose from a variety of courses across all faculties, and complete 3 credit-hour courses in only three weeks.

And don't forget, there are over 100 online courses to choose from, too. Online courses are the perfect option if you'd like to fit studies around your summer activities and work commitments.

 

Jan 26 2016

Learn a Little at Lunchtime

Acadia Lifelong Learning is back with a new season of Brown Bag Lunches. Join us each Thursday at noon in SEM 242 for informal talks from a variety of speakers from the Acadia community and beyond. In winter 2016, we'll be talking about everything from podcasting to probiotics. 

Visit the Brown Bag Lunch series page for more information. Members of the local community are welcome to attend: if you enjoy the Brown Bag Lunch series, please consider becoming an ALL member. Acadia faculty, staff, and students are also welcome to attend.

Featured Program

Certificate in Math Teaching

Acadia's new Certificate in Math Teaching equips middle school educators with a comprehensive understanding of the modern mathematics curriculum. This certificate is designed for both teachers seeking to update their mathematics instruction skills and for those without a strong mathematics background.