“Education is a passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today.”
This quote clearly captures the importance of education for a bright future. At Columbia College Calgary, we train our students not just in the area of their specializations but also to be employment-ready. Our courses are designed in a way to focus on the holistic development of each student.
As students, you will benefit in multiple ways by studying at Columbia College Calgary. Here are some benefits of studying at Columbia College:
1. Faster Course Completion
Most of our courses are designed in a way that you complete the course faster than your peers studying in other colleges. This certainly does not mean that we teach anything less than the rest of the colleges. Our courses have been designed with the help of industry experts.
2. Smaller Classrooms
All courses have smaller classes. Most of our classes have fewer than 24 students per class. Smaller classrooms help faculty to give individual attention to students. This is how we have managed to develop close relationships with our students. Sessions are highly interactive in smaller classrooms.
3. Mandatory Practicums
All courses have a mix of theory and practical. During the program, time is devoted to a practicum. During the practicum, students get a hands-on experience of everything they have learned in class. Practicums give students an opportunity to improve their work skills. It gives them a glimpse of what to expect from their future jobs.
4. Employment Support
Even after students complete their program and graduate, we give them employment support. Columbia College Calgary has a wide network of industry specialists who can help you get jobs. 90% of our graduates have been employed so far. Some students did not opt for employment as they went to pursue higher education.
5. Tuition Fees
As a student of Columbia College Calgary, you get to pay lesser tuition fees compared to most colleges in North America. All courses are competitively priced. Students can also apply for financial assistance.
6. Better Quality Education
We have a very competent faculty. Most of them come with substantial industry experience. At Columbia College, you can rest assured to get the best quality education.
We have a good understanding of employer expectations. Our courses help students gain the required skills and attitudes to have a simple yet productive work life. Many of our programs have been designed with direct input from employers in that field. The practicum hours further help students in becoming employment ready.
8. Melting Pot Of Cultures
Studying in Columbia College is a unique experience. You will find students of all nationalities on our campus. Interacting with students from different cultures is an enriching experience. This way students don’t just learn from faculty but learn from each other as well.
Columbia College is the perfect place to learn and become professionals. We give students an opportunity to define their sense of individuality by bringing out the best in them.