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The world is your classroom at Algonquin College

Ask our students why they chose Algonquin College and they will be quick to tell you it’s the hands-on skills and career focus they gain from learning in realistic lab and classroom environments. By the time our students graduate, they are ready to take on the work world, and are sought out by employers in every industry.


Algonquin’s success in numbers*:

  • 90% of graduates have jobs within six months of graduation
  • 96% of graduates would recommend Algonquin to others
  • 92% of employers are happy with the quality of Algonquin College programs
  • 5,867 students graduated last year
  • 445 apprentices were trained in a new trade
  • 1,200 students improved their literacy and basic skills
  • 800 young people were placed in jobs through Job Connect/Employment Services on the Pembroke and Perth Campuses

If that’s not reason enough, our campuses in Ottawa, Perth, and Pembroke, Ontario, offer students three different lifestyle locations throughout the Ottawa Valley in which to pursue their college education. * Key Performance Indicators