Guide for College and University Graduates
All major sectors of our economy show college graduates succeeding and leading. The job-focused nature of an applied education at Niagara College can be the key to your success—whether you are student thinking of transferring from another college or university, or exploring your graduate study options.
Why Niagara College?
We offer a world-class applied education.
We equip our students with hands-on, real-world experience and the tools they need to succeed in acompetitive job market. We strive to create a culture that is innovative, entrepreneurial and student-focused.
I came to Niagara College because I knew something was missing from my university education. This program gave me the practical field experience I needed. Alana Taylor, Graduate of Ecosystem Restoration
What's our secret? A learning experience like no other!
In fact, recent Key Performance Indicator Surveys mandated by the province revealed that...
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We have also developed Educational Pathway Agreements with colleges and universities in Canada and around the world. Check ontransfer.ca for agreements within Ontario, or credittransfer.niagaracollege.ca for Canadian and International agreements.
Get job focused! Career Coach can help!
Career Coach is a handy tool that provides local current data on wages, job postings, employment, associated education and training, and will link you to Niagara College programs that will help get you there.
- Take a quiz and be matched with career and program options based on what you like and dislike.
- Already decided on a program? Career Coach can help match your program to careers that it’s mosted suited to.
These days, many college and university students and graduates are turning back to college. One-year graduate certificate college programs enhance your diploma or degree by offering job-ready skills you need to compete in the workforce.Explore Graduate Certificates
Our Employment and Training Solutions office helps connect job seekers with employers. It offers support services and resources for job seekers, and assists with co-op opportunities.
Students can also join our hub for entrepreneurial education, ncTakeOff to help them get their own business ideas off the ground!
Students can gain valuable work experience by connecting with businesses in their field through NC Research & Innovation.
Our Research & Innovation Division collaborates with local businesses to conduct innovative research projects in various specializations.
You never know where your Niagara College education will take you. With a "Be World Ready" focus for our students and staff, our college offers a number of work abroad and study abroad experiences, as well as shorter-term International field studies.
Discover opportunities to study or work abroad with NC.