We have One of the Highest Satisfaction Rates.

Columbia College strives to provide an environment of success for all of its students.Three main ways we gauge our success is by looking at Student Satisfaction, the Graduation Rate of our Students, and the Employment Rate of our students.


Over 90% of our professional program employers state that they are satisfied to extremely satisfied with our students.
According to the Annual Report from Alberta Advanced Education, Columbia College students achieved an overall job placement rate of 86% .

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What’s Unique?

What is Unique About Columbia College?

  • Complete Program Sooner
  • Small Classes
  • More Support From Faculty
  • Better Quality Of Education
  • Better Chance of Graduating
  • More Active and Collaborative Class Room Experience (hands-on)
  • Greater Understanding of the Attitudes and Behaviours Employers Expect on the Job
  • More Cooperative Education/ Work Experience In Industry
  • Higher National Exam Result
  • More Support in Finding Employment
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We look forward to caring for you and providing you with an amazing experience

established in calgary

Established in Calgary in 1986

non-profit institute

Non-profit institution


200+ full-time and part-time faculty and staff


Serving over 4,000 adult learners per year


Providing education primarily to a more mature, motivated, multicultural student population


May provide up to the first two years of university


With our accelerated approach, our students save on their education in a big way.
They spend less on tuition and living expenses while in school.
Reach your goal sooner with us! Talk to an advisor today!
Our students have excellent employment rates.

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