Éducacentre College is the only French language college in British Columbia, with three campuses, in Vancouver, Victoria and Prince George. Establish in 1976, Éducacentre College strives to provide students with bilingual language skills by offering francophone speaking individuals an education in their native tongue while ensuring they are also getting English skills. All programs offered by the college can also be completed in the classroom or on-line through the virtual campus.
With recognition as a minority education leader, Éducacentre College offers high quality programs and experienced instructors. The college offers a wide variety of college-level courses and programs, continuing education, academic and processional guidance. The school also offers employment services, basic education and “francisation” programs at all three of its locations.
Partnerships are an important aspect of building a school that offers a top-quality education with current material and available students resources. Éducacentre College has done their diligence to establish a number of institutional and community partners, including: Northern Lights College, La cite collegiale, Francophone Education Authority of British Columbia, Le Collège Mérici, Le Collège Montmorency, Cégep de Chicoutimi, SAVIE Inc. as well as, Canadian Network of Francophone Colleges and Cégeps, Office of Francophone and Francophile Affairs, as well as Consortium national de formation en santé.
Why Choose Éducacentre College
The college offers a variety of programs taught in French, all of which are available for classroom study or as distance education. These courses include:
Continuing education allows students to further their knowledge and advance their careers. At Éducacentre College, continuing education programs are in-depth, offering top-notch workshops and certificates that are recognized by industry leaders. Courses available are in the following areas: Health and Safety, Food and Tourism, Languages and Communication, and Business Management.
The college is known for offering excellent custom designed courses and training to companies seeking to improve the skills of employees. Training programs cover a range of subjects and are personally tailored to the needs of the company, so that various levels of difficulty can be offered.
The Vancouver campus is located in the Fairview neighborhood and is easily accessible from downtown. The campus is a welcoming place, offering a variety of services to set students up for success. Students have access to academic and career guidance, language labs, health care labs, employment counseling, integration support for students from distance countries, and much more. There is free internet in the computer lab, so that students can do online research or apply for jobs on-line.
Vancouver is a culturally rich city with lots to see and do. Students can enjoy a walk in a park, cycling, mountain hiking, fishing, golfing, skiing, or participate in watersports. Downtown Vancouver is easily reached from the campus, offering a variety of cultural events and festivals, restaurants, coffee shops, shopping and more. Students will never be bored while living and studying in Vancouver.
896 8th Avenue West,
Vancouver, British Columbia