• Location

    Welland, Ontario, Canada

  • Interesting Facts

    Ranked #1 in student satisfaction, Niagara College has three campuses located by the world famous Niagara Falls and is Canada’s most famous hospitality, tourism, culinary and business management school.

    Their unique blend of practical, experiential post-secondary education and hands on, Canadian work experience guarantees students are able to put into practice theoretical studies and graduate work ready: able to meet the challenges of today’s demanding workplace, and succeed.

  • Average Tuition (Full Program)

    $14,000 includes incidental fees.

  • Average Cost Of Supplies / Books Per Year

    $1,000 per year

  • Ranking

    Niagara College is ranked #1 in student satisfaction

  • Accommodations And Housing

    On-campus residence and off-campus housing services and homestay programs available.

  • Work Permit / Co-Op Availability

    Both

  • Employment Opportunities

    90% job placement rate according to the KPI from the Ontario Ministry of Education.

  • Popular Programs

    • Culinary Management
    • Hotel and Restaurant
    • Bachelor of Applied Business
      • Tourism
      • International Commerce
      • Global Development
    • Computer Analyst
    • Hospitality Management
    • International Business Management
    • Environmental Science
  • Total Number Of Students

    • 13,000 full-time
    • 25,000 part-time
  • Total Number Of International Students

    Over 2,000

  • Program Required At SSLC

    Level 5 or EPE

  • Program Required At Institution

    None

* SSLC Students who apply obtain an automatic #1,000 scholarship towards tuition and an additional $1,000 in the second semester should they have an 80% average GPA.

* Students should fill out a scholarship application form. For more information, please speak to your local SSLC Advisor.

  • Application Process

    With help from your SSLC Pathway Advisor:

    1. Complete the application form (paper-based or online).
    2. Pay the application fee and deposit where necessary.
    3. E-mail the required documents.
    4. Wait for the conditional letter of acceptance.
    5. Complete the required SSLC Program.
    6. Send EPE Transcripts to Niagara College within 15 days of start date.
  • Application Documents

    Primary requirements:

    • A completed application form.
    • $100 application processing fee.
    • Official transcripts and certificates from Secondary / Post-Secondary Institutions.
    • A SSLC letter of acceptance.
    • Scholarship application form
  • Application Dates And Deadlines

    • September
    • January
    • May
  • CLOA Wait Time

    2-weeks

    * May vary depending on number of applicants.

  • Deposit Information

    None

Hospitality & Tourism

Undergraduate Diploma or Certificate

  • Culinary Innovation & Food
  • Culinary Management
  • Culinary Skills (Chef Training)
  • Technology
  • Hospitality Management
    • Hotel & Restaurant
  • Tourism Management
    • Business Development
  • Winery & Viticulture Technician

Undergraduate Bachelor's Degree

  • Applied Business
    • Hospitality Operations Management

Graduate Certificate

  • Hospitality & Tourism Management
  • Wine Business Management

Business Management & Finance

Undergraduate Diploma or Certificate

  • Business Accounting
    • Academic
  • Business
    • General
    • International Business
    • Sales and Marketing
  • Business Administration
    • Accounting
    • Human Resources
    • International Business
    • Marketing
    • Operations Management
    • Professional Golf Management
  • Office Administration
    • Executive
    • Medicinal

Undergraduate Bachelor's Degree

  • Applied Business
    • International Commerce and Global Development

Graduate Certificate

  • Human Resources Management
  • International Business Management
  • Office Administration (General)

Engineering, Science & Technology

Undergraduate Diploma

  • Electrical Engineering Technician
  • Civil Engineering Technician
  • Construction Engineering Technology
  • Construction Techniques
  • Computer Engineering Technician
  • Computer Programmer
  • Computer Programmer Analyst
  • Computer Systems Technician
  • Electrical Engineering Technology
  • Electrical Engineering Techniques
  • Electrical Engineering Technician
  • Environmental Technician (Field & Laboratory)
  • Electronics Engineering Technician
  • Mechanical Engineering Technician
  • Mechanical Engineering Technology
  • Mechanical Techniques
  • Motive Power Technician (Automotive)
  • Motive Power Techniques (Automotive)
  • Photonics Engineering Technology
  • Renewable Energies Technician
  • Renovation Technician (Construction)
  • Welding Technician
  • Welding Techniques
  • Green House Technician
  • Hairstyling Techniques
  • Horticultural Technician
  • Landscape Horticulture Techniques
  • Landscape Technician

Graduate Certificate

  • Advanced Lasers
  • Ecosystem Restoration
  • Environmental Management and Assessment
  • Geographic Information Systems (Geospatial Management)

Healthcare, Education & Community

Undergraduate Diploma

  • Dental Office Administration
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Educational Assistant (Special Needs Support)
  • Fitness and Health Promotion
  • Occupational Therapist Assistant and Physiotherapist Assistant
  • Palliative Care
  • Personal Support Worker
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Recreation and Leisure Services
  • Recreation Therapy
  • Retail Pharmacy Assistant
  • Police Foundations
  • Sport Management

Arts, Design & Media

Undergraduate Diploma

  • Art and Design Foundation
  • Game Development
  • Graphic Design
  • New Media Web Design
  • Digital Photography
  • Esthetician

* All Graduate Certificates are one year but students have the option of taking an additional semester which allows them to apply for an up to 3-year post-graduate work permit.

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