What is Colleges Ontario?
Colleges Ontario is the advocacy organization for the province’s 24 colleges of applied arts and technology.
Colleges Ontario is committed to the future strength of the province and the country. We advance policies and awareness campaigns to ensure Ontario produces the highly skilled workforce that is essential to our province’s prosperity.
We are committed to an Ontario where everyone has the opportunity to succeed.
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Addressing the skills mismatch must be a priority for politicians at Queen’s Park.
Enrolment in full-time college programs is at its highest level ever with a five per cent increase in first-year enrolment this year.
The colleges’ submission to government, Investing in a Stronger Workforce, recommends measures to produce a highly skilled and qualified workforce to help close the skills mismatch.
This report highlights the achievements of the colleges’ labour-market training in preparing people for successful careers.
Ontario can help close the skills gap by allowing colleges to offer three-year degrees, says St. Clair College president John Strasser.
Reporters seeking to find college experts on everything from the skills mismatch and youth unemployment to biotechnology and acute-care nursing can find a full range of sources thanks to an online tool produced by Ontarioís 24 public colleges.