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Internship Exemptions Will Be Extended to Career Colleges

An announcement from Career Colleges Ontario's CEO, Sharon E. Maloney, regarding the internship exemption extended to Ontario's career college students.
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Trade school, not 4-year college, is a better bet to solve the US income gap, researchers say

"'There are too many four-year colleges serving too many students, and too few institutions with greater focus on vocational education and training,' the researchers said."
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Re: College strikes a symptom of broken business model - Toronto Star

The challenges public colleges are currently facing may have been created by a failure to recognize the needs of many of our students, including the need for expedient vocational training and flexibility to follow their studies in a manner which best meets their needs
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Upcoming Events

45th Annual Conference
Date 5/30/2018

CCO’s annual conference is a gathering of career colleges and their stakeholders across the province in celebration of the sector, its students and the continued progress being made in recognition of the important role career colleges play in Ontario’s postsecondary education system

45th Annual Conference

CCO’s annual conference is a gathering of career colleges and their stakeholders across the province in celebration of the sector, its students and the continued progress being made in recognition of the important role career colleges play in Ontario’s postsecondary education system - 5/30/2018
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