Online Colleges in Canada

The online education and career courses are hugely popular in Canada also, for acquiring vocational, professional, and academic qualifications and degrees at diverse levels. Consequently, the number of online colleges in canada is always on the rise, quite like the gamut of subjects covered by the online education courses.

A large number of accredited online colleges in canada, are of international or global popularity, for extending top-notch and highly prolific online courses in a rather extensive range of subjects and fields. Owing to the ever-growing popularity of these online courses and degrees rendered by the online colleges and universities canada, among the working and non-working professionals, studying and working students, busy businesspersons, unemployed persons, housewives, physically challenged persons, etc., the majority of online institutions are fast being well-equipped with the latest distance learning technologies for worldwide acclamation. Today, over 800 different online educational and vocational programs are being extended by the online universities, online colleges, and online career colleges of entire Canada. The qualifications and degrees granted by these online institutions, and the subjects/fields covered by the courses of these institutions are separately described in the section below, along with the list of online colleges in canada which are rather prominent internationally or globally.

List of Distance Learning Colleges in Canada

The most popular online degrees in entire Canada are the bachelor's degrees in a wide range of disciplines or subjects. In general, the online courses are now well-eminent for offering all categories of online degrees, namely the associate degrees, bachelor's degrees, master's degrees, and the doctoral degrees, in addition to the certificates, diplomas, and the postgraduate diplomas in various vocational and technical fields. Every big and full-fledged college for online degrees in canada is duly recognized and accredited by the AUCC, other affiliating educational boards, and the concerned provincial educational board or association. Again, all globally popular and highly productive subjects/fields are comprehensively covered by the courses of the online institutions of Canada, including the subjects/fields of arts and humanities, sciences, engineering and technology, law and paralegal, medicine, social sciences, accounting and commerce, information technology, business administration and management, languages and literature, education, library science, mass communication and journalism, nursing, multimedia and animation, health services, etc.

The following are the most reputed, popular, and globally admired online career colleges and universities of Canada at present:
  • Athabasca University
  • McGill University
  • Laurentian University
  • University of Manitoba
  • Canadian Virtual University
  • Cegep@distance
  • Royal Roads University
  • Tele-universite (Teluq)
  • Thompson Rivers University, Open Learning (TRU-OL)
  • University of Fredericton
  • Yorkville University
  • Meritus University
  • ALGONQUIN College
  • Seneca College
  • FANSHAWE College
  • Niagara College
  • Humber College
  • Sheridan College
  • Lambton College
  • BowValley College
  • Keyano College
  • Lakeland College
  • Lethbridge College
  • MacEwan University
  • Northern Alberta Institute of Technology [NAIT]
  • Mount Royal University
  • Durham College

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