NBCC is a learner-centred college that offers over 90 full-time regular programs and a number of additional specialized programs and part-time courses to help you build a career you’ll love.
Many of the programs have a practicum or co-op component so you can gain the on-the-job exposure you need to tackle exciting projects. Many programs within the trades lead to apprenticeship and Red Seal certification. And, with our agreements with several universities, almost all of our diploma programs count as two years toward a four-year university degree if you wish to further your education.
School of Arts, Community and Protective Services
The School of Arts, Community and Protective Services offers programs for people interested in careers in creative arts, as well as programs for individuals with a passion for helping people in their community. You’ll learn from experienced instructors who have been where you are and built successful careers in their fields. If you want to make your mark in the creative world, or the world of social sciences, our programs will get you job ready and give you the skills to excel in your chosen career.
Wesley Armour School of Business
The Wesley Armour School of Business offers a wide variety of options for students looking to pursue a career in the world of business. Our business programs build capabilities to thrive in an ever-evolving, fast-paced environment that stretches across every industry. You’ll learn from experienced industry professionals in a dynamic environment that’ll give you the skills to launch your career in just one to two years.
School of Engineering Technologies
The School of Engineering Technologies focuses on the application of engineering techniques in the real world. We provide a solid grounding in science and theory combined with hands-on learning and the opportunity to pursue career paths in civil engineering, industrial and mechanical, electrical/electronics engineering technologies, or natural resources. Technology is constantly advancing. With the right training, you could be the mind behind engineering the next generation of exciting advancements.
School of Health and Wellness
The School of Health and Wellness trains capable, caring and compassionate healthcare professionals to work in a variety of critical roles from personal support workers to specialized services such as medical laboratory technologists, respiratory therapists and pharmacy technicians. Students receive in-depth training in the classroom, in simulation labs and through work practicums in real-world healthcare environments. In one to three years, our programs will prepare you for a rewarding career helping others when they need it most.
School of Hospitality and Tourism
The School of Hospitality and Tourism offers specialized programs focused on one of the world’s largest and most exciting industries—hospitality and tourism. You’ll learn from experienced industry professionals in a vibrant environment that’ll give you the skills to launch your career where you’re prepared to see and serve the world.
School of Information Technology
The School of Information Technology offers programs specifically designed for the needs of an important and rapidly evolving sector. The digital world has changed everything from business to gaming. Our Information Technology programs offer a wide variety of choices for students who want to be tomorrow’s digital game-changers.
School of Trades
The School of Trades is the centre for training in many designated skilled trades. Our school offers a wide variety of programs from construction and building to electrical, vehicle service and metals fabrication. You’ll learn from expert faculty, and you’ll gain practical hands-on experience in our shops and in the field.
School of Professional and Part-Time Learning
The School of Professional and Part-Time Learning offers focused, yet flexible in-person and online program options designed to help people at all stages of life achieve their educational and professional goals. (Note: These specialized programs vary from our regular programs by start date, tuition and admission requirements.)