Cambrian College, established in 1967, has been the leading post-secondary institution in the Northern Ontario region. Cambrian College was founded during the creation of the college system in Ontario as a trade school. It was established originally on university grounds in Sault Ste. Marie, North Bay, and Sudbury.
Till 1995, Cambrian had been a bilingual institute, providing courses in French and English. In the same year, the French curriculum was moved to Collège Boréal. In Northern Ontario, this is the largest college. It has more than 4,100 full-time students and offers 80 regular programs that suit the employment and academic aspirations of people.
Located in Greater Sudbury in Ontario, Cambrian College is an applied arts and technology institution. With a population of 161,531, Sudbury is the ...
ng>largest municipality, cultural, economic, and entertainment hub of Northern Ontario. Within the campus of Cambrian College, you will find places to play, eat and live.
Be it searching for a student group to join or consulting a healthcare professional, Cambrian covers all needs of the students. Cambrian College has a lively community of over 11,000 students, with over 4100 students in eighty full-time programs, and more than 7000 students in nearly 900 part-time programs throughout the three campus sites in Northern Ontario: Little Current - Manitoulin Island, Espanola, and Sudbury. Cambrian secured $3.2 million in the research income for the 2018 fiscal year. This shows a 73% up in comparison to the research income reported over the fiscal year of 2017.
Thus, the College has climbed to rank 22, overall on the list of Canada’s top 50 research colleges. Cambrian College offers employers access to alumni and students. One can rely on Cambrian College when it comes to recruiting alumni, and graduates for job positions or meeting the needs of temporary staffing. More than 50,000 alumni are among the top leading positions across the world with half of them being residents of Canada.
Some of the notable alumni include François Chartrand - Product designer, Brian Bigger - Canadian politician, Abbas Homayed - Businessperson, Brian Hayes - Canadian politician, Glenn Thibeault - Canadian politician, and Will Morin - Canadian politician.
Need a place to stay? Cambrian College got you covered with the following information on student housing
Student Housing: We usually provide students with website where they can search for accommodations such as:
Third party: But we also have an agreement with places4students. Their info include:
- 160+ Campuses partnered across North America
- In operation since 2003
- 14+ Million website page views yearly
Services offers by place4students provides (They provide the following for both campus locations):
- Property Listings
- Roommate Profiles
- Landlords and Advertisements
- Message Board (info about listings and info from landlords and other students at our campus)
- Related Services (products and services related to student college life)
Benefits For Schools
- No administrative responsibilities or costs and the service is free
- Flexible business models for partners
Benefits For Students
- Rental property listing searches, student sublets, roommate profiles and more
- All student services are FREE!
About Career Services
We prepare our students with the professional knowledge needed to develop a career plan successfully
Cambrian College’s Co-op and Career Services team aims to prepare our students with the professional knowledge needed to develop a career plan successfully. We want to provide our students with the skills and knowledge and teach them how to apply those skills so they can find meaningful and relevant employment.
The highlight of working with international students is introducing them to valuable information, according to Canadian business norms and expectations, that teaches them:
At our campuses, students can request to meet with a skilled Co-op and Career Services team member to learn how to navigate the challenges and avoid the pitfalls of the career development process that includes:
Meeting with us one on one or in small groups means Hanson College students receive customized advice and personalized answers to their specific questions.
Students who are studying in programs that include a field or a co-op placement will benefit from studying preparation courses that provide additional strategies on how to enter a career relevant to their chosen area of study.
For more information visit the For Students
Looking to hire a student? Please visit our For Employers