Career College Facts

Provincial and federal governments know that the public education and training system - alone - cannot accommodate the entire demand for training. The need for innovative, responsive, effective and cost efficient skills training is increasing. It is important to recognize that private career colleges are well positioned to build our country's capacity for providing access to quality post-secondary education.

Facts about Private Career Colleges (PCTIA, 2014 Annual Report): 
  • Number of private career colleges in British Columbia= 315  
  • BC private career trainers educated 48, 000 students  
  • Revenue to the B.C. economy through tuition alone= $256 Million 

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