What is Colleges Ontario?
Colleges Ontario is the advocacy organization for the province’s 24 colleges of applied arts and technology.
Colleges Ontario is committed to the future strength of the province and the country. We advance policies and awareness campaigns to ensure Ontario produces the highly skilled workforce that is essential to our province’s prosperity.
We are committed to an Ontario where everyone has the opportunity to succeed.
Ontario colleges: Powering a high-performance economy
Colleges work closely with businesses to produce graduates with the professional qualifications for the new economy. Watch the video to learn more.
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The provincial announcement of $190 million to provide more workplace experiences for students will strengthen Ontario's future workforce.
News release - Research reveals 83 per cent of college graduates secure employment within six months
New Key Performance Indicators show college education remains an effective route to employment.
College education in Ontario has grown to become one of the most successful post-secondary systems in the world, writes the Agenda's Steve Paikin.
News release - New $50-million investment into Ontario's colleges will strengthen programs for students
A provincial announcement of $50 million in grants will help produce a more highly qualified workforce in Ontario.
In an address to the Canadian Club of Toronto, Colleges Ontario chair Fred Gibbons examined the measures needed to prepare grads for the new age of automation and economic disruption.
The chronic underfunding of colleges threatens to make the skills shortage worse, writes Linda Franklin, the president and CEO of Colleges Ontario.
News release - New William G. Davis Innovation Fund encourages college students to pitch creative projects
Learn about this exciting new contest -- part of the 50th anniversary celebrations in 2017.
More than ever, college education in Ontario is the start of something amazing.