Northern Post-Secondary Opportunities

Aurora College 

Aurora College is a modern and comprehensive post-secondary institution connected through transfer agreements and partnerships to a wide network of technical schools, colleges and universities throughout Canada and the circumpolar world. 

At Aurora College students can pick between a wide range of trades and apprenticeship training, certificate, diploma and degree programs, and a selection of adult literacy and basic education training. Aurora College is focused on student success and is committed to supporting the development of Northern society through excellence in education, training and research that is culturally sensitive and responsive to the people they serve.

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Collège Nordique Francophone

The Collège Nordique Francophone is the only francophone college in the Northwest Territories. This is a great destination choice for any students wishing to take languages courses or pursue their post-secondary education in French while living in Yellowknife. 

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Dechinta Centre for Research and Learning

Dechinta Centre for Research and Learning is a northern-led initiative delivering land-based, University of Alberta-credited educational experiences. Dechinta offers students an experience like no other, located off the grid in a remote eco-lodge, accessible only by bush plane, snowmobile or dog team and offering a curricula based on the needs of Canada's North.

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