British Columbia’s strong network of colleges are responding to today’s rapid economic changes by transforming programming, embracing the latest technology and offering more experiential learning to ensure today’s students are prepared for lifelong career success.
In The News
At BC Colleges, we want to acknowledge the successes of our colleges, especially excellence in teaching and community building. We celebrate the many milestones, projects, collaborations and announcements from our colleges on our website, in our monthly newsletter, and throughout our social media channels.
Read about the latest news and activities happening at colleges throughout BC in this month’s What’s New at BC Colleges? e-newsletter.
At Vancouver Community College (VCC), we’re extremely proud of our skilled trades competitors, whether they’re aiming for medals in regional, provincial, or national competitions. Every two years, however, the WorldSkills competition offers a chance for ultimate international recognition.
It's one of the most in-demand tech sector jobs in Canada and in the first year of being offered at the Selkirk College Tenth Street Campus, the Web Development Program is already emboldening the lives of learners keen to join the industry.
One Okanagan College Communications class brought multi-player action to a whole-new level this week.
Savannah Barratt is studying geography, English and environmental technologies at Camosun College, while working two part-time jobs and leading social justice activities in the community.
College of the Rockies is launching the Autonomous Systems Technician program, which aims to prepare students for an evolving workplace.
Red Seal welder Karl Plautz certainly fits the title of journeyman, having worked in many regions in BC and Alberta and with various industries.
In the auto body repair shop at the College of New Caledonia (CNC), the engine of a fully restored 1973 Pontiac Trans Am fires to life! This is the culmination of six years and more than 1,000 working hours by CNC Motor Vehicle Body Repairer program students who transformed the bones of the vintage muscle car back to its former glory.
Coast Mountain College’s Smithers campus to offer dual-credit programs starting in February.