Career Colleges in Canada are privately owned
institutions that offer training programs that provide students
with practical skills for the job market after a short period of
instruction. Students seeking short-term training programs in multimedia,
film studies, computer/internet studies, graphic design and hospitality
to name a few, may want to consider applying to a career college.
A career college is a privately owned and operated school with
the main objective of preparing students for the job market after
a short period of instruction. The emphasis at technical/career
colleges is on practical skills over a broad range of programs.
They may specialize in specific areas such as business, computers
and secretarial skills. Although privately owned, these schools
are provincially approved and regulated, ensuring that program standards
and quality are maintained. Career colleges have highly competitive