Georgian College is one of Canada's highest-ranking Colleges of Applied Arts and Technology and offers its students a comprehensive program of vocational and skills-based courses spanning a wide range of professional sectors. The college offers courses and qualifications at many levels, from apprenticeship training to college diplomas, bachelor degrees, and graduate certificates.
Established in 1967, Georgian College has been delivering high-quality practical education for over 50 years and currently supports around 13,000 full-time students, including a lively community of 4,500 international students representing over 85 countries worldwide. Courses are distributed across the colleges' seven Ontario campuses. The largest campus is situated in Barrie, a modern and growing city of around 150,000 population, nestled between the shore of Lake Simcoe and Georgian Bay. All campuses are within easy distance of the state's capital Toronto.
The college is well known for the quality of its education, with highly respected training programs in areas such as automotive business business and management computer studies community safety design and visual arts engineering technology and environmental studies health and wellness tourism, hospitality and recreation human services liberal arts Indigenous studies and marine studies. Georgian College fosters a strong culture of entrepreneurship, and also enjoys one of the highest graduate employment rates in Ontario.