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Polytechnic Means More


Brett Lower
Bachelor of Science in Nursing student

When Brett Lower was considering post-secondary education after graduating from Lindsay Thurber High School in Red Deer, he wanted to attend an innovative institution that offered more unique opportunities. 

Brett’s search for program excellence, technology integration, experiential learning opportunities, positive connections, and a strong athletics program led him to Red Deer Polytechnic.  

Brett, who is an All-Conference outside hitter on the Kings Volleyball team, began studying in Red Deer Polytechnic’s reputable Bachelor of Science Nursing program in 2021/2022. The high-demand program provides students with opportunities to learn in a variety of settings that include the classroom, simulation labs, science labs, and community healthcare facilities. 

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Brett Skilled

More ways
to learn. 


Experiential learning, technology integration, and applied research opportunities complement the instruction from industry experts in innovative facilities.

Brett Purposed

More industry connections. 


RDP’s partnerships provide opportunities to enrich the economic, cultural, intellectual and social development of Alberta.

Brett Experienced

More impactful experiences. 


RDP learners receive unique opportunities to grow their competencies in a range of credentials that prepare them to become leaders in their careers and communities.


Becoming Red Deer Polytechnic was a big moment for us, the region and province, but what does it mean to become a polytechnic? It means we can offer more. Our polytechnic has more ways to learn, more industry connections and more impactful experiences. 

Do more at Red Deer Polytechnic!