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Algonquin College

Algonquin College
1385 Woodroffe Avenue
Ottawa, Ontario

Canada K2G 1V8
The degree programs offered at Algonquin College provide the best of both worlds for students by combining the practical application of college education with the theoretical and critical foundations of university learning. Among Ottawa colleges, Algonquin students will find that they benefit from a low student-to-teacher ratio and small class sizes. The curriculum and learning process are enhanced and maximized by the technology of the college's wireless campus and eLearning options.

The location of Algonquin College in Ottawa offers students a balance of city life and natural surroundings, as they gain insight into their chosen field through the co-operative education offerings provided through the college. Apprenticeship courses also create an opportunity for students to learn a skilled trade through on-the-job training.

Quick Facts:
  • Algonquin College offers more than 100 full-time programs, including certificates, diplomas, graduate programs, and bachelor degrees in applied studies.
  • Algonquin College is a member of the Ontario Colleges Athletic Association (OCAA) and the Canadian Colleges Athletic Association (CCAA). Their varsity teams compete in eight sports on the provincial level within the OCAA. Men's and women's teams in basketball, soccer, volleyball, and golf can qualify to compete for a "National Championship" as members of the CCAA.
  • Intramural sports for all levels are offered at Algonquin College. Students also have access to the Fitness Zone, a 20,000 square foot, state-of-the-art facility featuring workout equipment, personal trainers, and dry saunas.
  • Algonquin College annually hosts a Celebration of Cultures Festival and a Career and Networking Fair, along with other events.
  • Ottawa, with a population of more than one million people, offers the famous ByWard Market area, the Elgin Street district, and all the amenities of a big city to students enrolled in Ottawa colleges.

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