Over the past 50 years Centennial College has transformed itself from a local community college to a worldly institution with a presence in several emerging markets, including China, India, South Korea and Brazil. Its core focus, as it has always been, is on preparing graduates to enter the work force, while offering our students distinct ways to learn to be leaders.

Top 3 reasons to study here

  • A leader in internationalization.
  • Education without borders.

About

History

Since 1966, Centennial College has been setting students up for success. It's been over 50 years, and in that time, a share of students become proud Centennial alumni. The meaning of success is different for every person, but all of them share the common theme of working to towards a goal, with the college supporting them every step of the way.

Education

Education at Centennial is an education without borders, because the world has changed, and so have those at Centennial. They’ve re-created the College, giving them a unique position in the marketplace and, in fact, the world. And they are now prepared for the next set of challenges: to be more innovative and entrepreneurial; to further exploit the benefits of technology; to creatively engage their employees; to build more bridges with communities and employers; to see their graduates do meaningful work and have meaningful lives.

Research

The esteemed Applied Research and Innovation Centre (ARIC) creates and assists entrepreneurs who are driven by more than financial gain, that is, by the development of a sustainable, civil society. ARIC is a catalyst for growth, creating dynamic partnerships between students, faculty and their impressive roster of industry partners. Together, ARIC supports and advances learning, applied research, innovation and solutions that transform the lives of our communities.

Career

Centennial College's Career Services and Co-operative Education staff work with students and graduates to provide them with the necessary career planning and job search tools to help them transition from education to employment.

Services that the offer includes:
  • Career planning and counselling
  • Personalize job search support for resumé, cover-letter, interview preparation and portfolio development
  • Job postings and online career tools
  • Career fairs and networking events
  • Co-operative education programs

Bachelor's programmes

Environmental Studies & Earth Sciences (2)
Hospitality, Leisure & Sports (2)
Natural Sciences & Mathematics (2)
Education & Training (1)
Humanities (1)
Law (1)

Services

Student services

Centennial College has expanded the services they offer in order to serve you better! Prospective international students and parents interested in exploring the benefits of studying at Centennial College in Toronto, Canada are invited to visit one of their International Offices around the world!

They offer free counselling regarding Centennial College programs and admissions, and their team members can answer your questions in person about all the steps international students need to take in order to study, work and live in Canada!

Housing services

Student Residence

  • The Centennial College Residence is more than just a place to sleep. It's an opportunity to develop lifelong friendships and memories. They strongly recommend that international students stay in their residence during the first year of study to help jump-start their Canadian living/learning experience.
Homestay
  • Coming to a new country can be exciting, but also intimidating. The Homestay program partners you with a family, which will help you to adjust to your new city by offering advice and information on getting around. 
Off-Campus Housing
  • The Centennial College Student Association Inc. (CCSAI) manages an off-campus housing service through a company called Places4Students Inc. 

Library services

Centennial College Libraries offer library and tutoring services at each campus.

ICT services

Information Technology (IT) services is the basis for all of Centennial’s technological needs. IT offers many services to faculty, staff and most importantly, to students. Each campus has its own Client Support Counter where students can receive help, support and technical information from aknowledgeable technician who will provide friendly and courteous service.

Student Life

Campus life

Centennial College's five campuses are home to eight schools.

  • Ashtonbee Campus, home to Transportation, Advancement, and selected Community and Health studies programs
  • Eglinton Learning Site, home to the School of Advancement's English Language Learning program
  • Morningside Campus, home to Community and Health Studies, and selected Engineering Technology and Applied Science programs
  • Pickering Learning Site, home to our Corporate Communications - Public Relations program and more
  • Progress Campus, home to Business, Hospitality, Tourism and Culture, and selected Engineering Technology and Applied Science and Community and Health Studies programs
  • Story Arts Centre, home to Communications, Media and Design programs

Sports facilities

The Athletics and Wellness Centre (AWC) is a state-of-the-art facility with a gymnasium (approximately 65,000 square feet), squash courts, an 154 metre indoor track, a climbing wall, a Wellness Treatment Centre, a cardio-fitness area, locker rooms and two aerobic studios.

Other Degrees

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