My Little Dreamer 2016 Disclaimers/Source List – Kids Dream Big

Final dollar amount shown on ads (rounded up) was calculated via the sum of the following:

The total costs of living expenses and accommodations for the 2013/2014 academic year (approximately $10,000). The average annual increase was calculated using the average rate of inflation for Canada over the last 25 years of 2.07% (source: Heritage Education Funds 2015 RESP Guide);

The average annual increase of 4.38% in the total cost of tuition and compulsory and/or incidental fees for 4 years of undergraduate studies between 1990-1991 and 2016-2017 (source: Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives, Statistics Canada, September 2013); and

Complete 2016 cost of tuition + ancillary fees for a particular program/institution
OR
The 2014/15 national average cost of tuition for this particular discipline

 

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Complete 2016 cost of tuition + ancillary fees for the following programs was sourced directly from the educational institution offering the program:

CHEF
Culinary Management Diploma
$10,818.53 (total tuition + ancillary fees for a 4 semester diploma)
Source: http://www.humber.ca/program/culinary-management

POLICE OFFICER
Police Foundations Diploma
$7,839.56 (total tuition + ancillary fees for a 4 semester diploma)
Source: http://www.humber.ca/program/police-foundations

FASHION DESIGNER
Fashion Arts Diploma
$7,945.56 (total tuition + ancillary fees for a 4 semester diploma)
Source: http://www.humber.ca/program/fashion-arts

NURSE
Bachelor of Nursing Degree (Humber + UNB collaborative)
$28,928.19 (total for a 4 year degree)
Source: http://www.humber.ca/program/bachelor-nursing-regular

PILOT
Airline Pilot Flight Operations
$11,160 (total for a 2 semester graduate certificate)
Source: http://www.senecacollege.ca/fulltime/APF.html

MERMAID
Marine Biology Degree (bSC)
$8979.86 (per year) = $35,919 total cost of degree
Source: http://www.dal.ca/admissions/money_matters/tuition_fees_costs/fee_calculator.html

MAKEUP ARTIST
Cosmetic Management Diploma
$8,223.07 (total for a 3 semester diploma)
Source: http://www.humber.ca/program/cosmetic-management

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Complete 2014/15 cost of tuition for the following disciplines was sourced from the national average cost of tuition for that particular discipline
(source: http://www.statcan.gc.ca/tables-tableaux/sum-som/l01/cst01/educ50a-eng.htm) :

 

DOCTOR

Medical Degree
$12,959 (per year) = $51,836 total cost of degree
*note: this figure does not take into account fees for undergraduate pre-med studies*

TEACHER
Bachelor of Education
$4,510 (per year) = $18,040 total cost of degree

CEO
Business Management Degree
$6,525 (per year) = $26,100 total cost of degree

PRIME MINISTER
Political Science Degree (Humanities)
$5,165 (per year) = $20,660 total cost of degree

FIGURE SKATER
Recreation & Fitness Degree
$5,691 (per year) = $22,764 total cost of degree

DENTIST
Dentistry Degree
$18,187 (per year) = $72,748 total cost of degree
*note: this figure does not take into account fees for undergraduate pre-med studies*

ENGINEER
Engineering Degree
$7,151 (per year) = $28,604 total cost of degree

ROBOT
Computer & Information Sciences Degree
$6471 (per year) = $25,884 total cost of degree

VET
Veterinary Medicine Degree
$6,926 (per year) = $27,704 total cost of degree
*note: this figure does not take into account fees for undergraduate pre-med studies*

FASHION BLOGGER
Communications Degree (Humanities)
$5,165 (per year) = $20,660 total cost of degree