Applying for ECE

To apply for the Early Childhood Education program by Distributed Learning, you must submit

  1. A $30 CAD non-refundable application processing fee (must accompany the completed application).
  2. An Official transcript of high school marks or high school equivalency marks:
    If you are presently in Level III of High School and will be writing exams in June, the college will obtain a copy of your high school marks directly from the Department of Education once final marks are available, provided you enter your MCP number on your application.
  3. Fully completed application form:

Online Application - VISA Visa or Mastercard Mastercard only. Your online application will be deleted if payment is not made at this time.

Paper Application - Cheque or money orders made payable to College of the North Atlantic.

Acceptance Documentation

To meet the conditions of your acceptance, you will be required to send in the following documentation:

  • Criminal Records Check or Criminal Records Screening Certificate
  • Vulnerable Sector Records Check
  • Record of Immunization or Statement of Immunization
  • For important details on the required documentation click HERE

Please submit all required documentation to:

ECE Online Asynchronous Program
Student Services
College of the North Atlantic
1 Prince Philip Drive Campus
P.O. Box 1693
St. John's, NL A1C 5P7
Email: /
Phone: (709) 757-1392 / (709) 758-8578      Fax: (709) 758-7575

Please note:
Additional documentation is required if applying for Prior Learning Assessment, Credit Transfer, Advanced Standing, and/or Course Exemption(s). See Prior Learning section for details.

Contact Us

For any questions regarding admissons to the ECE DL program, please contact:

Jennifer Pearce or Juanita Bishop
Email: or
Phone: (709) 757-1392 / (709) 758-8578
Fax: (709) 758-7575