Pathway to Information Technology Programs

This preparatory program provides a pathway to the following programs:

Pathway programs are preparatory and exploratory, and provide Indigenous Manitobans with the skills and supports to transition into selected Red River College Polytechnic programs by increasing their academic, personal, social and financial readiness. Start your educational journey and prepare to select a career path in Business Information Technology, Information Security or IT Operations. Gain the skills to succeed in a supportive and inclusive environment infused with Indigenous culture.

This pathway will prepare you and increase your readiness (academic, personal, social, and financial) for the College programs listed above.


  • January 2023 entry date
  • Delivered at the Exchange District Campus

Wrap Around Supports

  • Elders-in-Residence
  • Navigation Coaches
  • Academic Liaison and Resource Coaches
  • Financial Officer
  • Counselling Support

Other Information

Information Specific to Pathway to Information Technology Programs

To apply for the Pathway to IT programs, fill out the application form and email the completed version to Applicants can contact Indigenous Liaison Advisor, Marshall Richard at about the program and application process.

Through a generous donation made by the Royal Bank of Canada, the tuition fee will be reduced to $500 (total) for students who are registered in the 2022, 2023 or 2024 intake.

For additional program information, including fees and admission requirements, please contact our Indigenous Liaison Advisors at

Thank you to our Sponsor

The Pathway to Information Technology Programs is generously supported by RBC Future Launch.