Inclusive. Student-centred. Relevant and Necessary. Catalyzing. Exciting. Confident. Progressive. Professional.
NorQuest College uniquely delivers to the increasing demands of our economy, uniquely shapes the future of our province and uniquely maximizes opportunities that others don’t see.
We are your community college, serving 8,500 students annually throughout the province in full-time, part-time, distance learning and regional programs. As a regional steward, we provide access to adult education in Edmonton and the surrounding region for 23 communities. Our services stretch from Drayton Valley in the southwest to Thorhild in the northeast to Camrose in the southeast, with 6 regional campuses in addition to our Edmonton campuses.
NorQuest College helps learners with diverse educational backgrounds complete or further their studies through foundational and continuing education programs. Our post-secondary diploma and certificate programs offer career paths in health, community studies and business. We also provide educational opportunities at the times, places and delivery formats that best meet our learners’ needs.
We embrace diversity and honour inclusiveness.
55% of our students are born outside of Canada, representing 87 countries
More than 85 languages are spoken on campus
By collaborating with business, industry, government and communities, we ensure our post-secondary education is necessary and workforce relevant. With 95% of NorQuest College graduates employed or enrolled in further education, we contribute significantly to Alberta’s growing economy. College operations and student spending contribute more than $450 million annually to the regional economy.
For more information on NorQuest College, download Talking NorQuest and NorQuest by the Numbers.