Prairie College

Fast Facts

Student Population

Enrollment

For the 2021-22 School Year

Total Headcount

In person
257
HyFlex
25
Online
89
Prison
45
Dual Credit
27

Total: 443

Total FTE (Full Time Equivalent)

In person/HyFlex
194.9
OnLine Education
13.3
Graduate
10.2
Prison
3.1
PMA/BVC*
22
**These represent credits taken by Prairie students through partner programs with Professional Medical Associates and Bow Valley College

Total: 243.5

Citizenship

88%

Canada

5%
United States
7%
Other

Denomination

26 denominations represented

27%
Baptist
12%
Inter / Nondenominational
8%
Christian & Missionary Alliance
6.5%
Evangelical Free
6.5%
Mennonite
4.5%

Pentecostal

35.5%
Other

Program Enrollments

πŸ“˜ Aviation
41

πŸ“˜ Christian Formation/Counselling

18
πŸ“˜ Digital Media
17
πŸ“˜ Diploma in Bible
14

πŸ“˜ Encounter/Prison Encounter

47
πŸ“˜ Explore/Outdoor Leadership
36
πŸ“˜ Humanities
4
πŸ“˜ Intercultural Studies
17
πŸ“˜ Business Administration
26
πŸ“˜ Pastoral Ministry
30
πŸ“˜ Practical Nursing
45
πŸ“˜ Primary Care Paramedic
7
πŸ“˜ Sports Management
5
πŸ“˜ Theology
17
πŸ“˜ Worship Leading& Music
21
πŸ“˜ Youth Ministry
18
πŸ“˜ Graduate
14
πŸ“˜ Nondegree
32

Retention/Completion Rates

74%

First Time to Prairie (Fall 2021 or Winter 2022)

79%

All Students (Summer 2021-Spring 2022)

Impact

Number of Graduates

Post-Graduation Survey, within one year of graduation

81

Total Graduates

97%

Program Completion

From Post-Grad Survey of 2020 Graduates

Graduation Rate: To be determined

Post-Graduation Outcomes

Within 1 year of graduation; from Post-Grad Survey of 2020 Graduates; 40% response

56% Working in a field that relates to their Prairie College training
22% Continuing further education.
86% Feel that their Prairie training equipped them for their current role
96% Are satisfied or very satisfied that their time at Prairie equipped them to be a lover of God
93% Are satisfied or very satisfied that during their time at Prairie they grew and were nourished in their knowledge of God and Scripture
93% Are satisfied or very satisfied that they grew in obedience to Jesus Christ and recognized the power and work of the Holy Spirit in their lives
96% Are satisfied or very satisfied that they have been motivated to be on mission for the kingdom of God
100% Would recommend Prairie to others ❀️