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Confederation College

Confederation College is a provincially funded community college located in Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada. It was established in 1967, and has area campuses in Dryden, Fort Frances, Geraldton, Kenora, Marathon and Sioux Lookout. The college, with its area campuses, serves an area of approximately 215,000 square kilometres. It is one of only two community colleges supporting Northwestern Ontario.

History

Confederation College was founded as a trade school in 1967, during the formation of Ontario’s college system.

Programs

The college offers a full range of programmes and educational services throughout the region, which includes full-time post-secondary programmes, part-time credit and non-credit courses, specialty programmes for business and industry, pre-employment and skills training programmes, apprenticeship programmes and cooperative/workplace training programmes.

Confederation College has 3,200 full-time post-secondary students, 410 apprentices, 550 adult training students and 17,000 part time & continuing education students.

Thunder Bay campus

The Thunder Bay campus is home to five campus buildings (Shuniah, Dorion, Neebing, Conmee & McIntyre buildings), with the student residences located in the Sibley Hall Residence. Also present on the Thunder Bay Campus is the Thunder Bay Art Gallery. Located at the Thunder Bay International Airport is the college's School of Aviation. The Thunder Bay campus is also home to the Confederation College Student Union offices.

Dryden campus

Fort Frances campus

Geraldton campus

Kenora campus

Marathon campus

Sioux Lookout campus

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