DCS certification letters are provided by the Quebec Ministry of Education certifying that a person has been awarded a diploma of college studies (e.g. DEC) by the MELS (Ministère de l’Éducation, du Loisir et du Sport). It takes usually 6 months to receive this document from the time of your graduation.
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DCS: Diploma of Collegial Studies
DEC: Diplôme d’Études Collégial
ACS, Attestation Certificates are issued by the college where you have taken your studies. They will be mailed out to you shortly after your graduation.
ACS: Attestation of College Studies
AEC: Attestation d’études collégiales.