Georgian brand story

Georgian brand story

alumna Margaret Shelley smiles at one of her patients

Margaret Shelly

Volunteer Coordinator and Social Service Worker, Coleman Care Centre

Program:

Social Service Worker

Year:

2013


In the past, I had various roles that I didn't find fulfilling—I needed to make a change. The SSW program not only met the education requirements for the jobs I desired, but encouraged me to embark on a journey of self-discovery and empowerment. Read more...

Group holds up large cheque for $250,000

Lions Club lends roaring support for Opticianry students

The Barrie Lions Club and Georgian College Opticianry students want everyone to see more clearly. That’s why a group of Lions recently visited the Georgian College Optical clinic in the Sadlon Centre for Health and Wellness to present the final payment in its $250,000 pledge. Read more...

Accelerate your learning

With more than 125 career-focused programs across seven locations in Central Ontario – Barrie, Midland, Muskoka (Bracebridge), Orangeville, Orillia, Owen Sound and South Georgian Bay (Collingwood) – Georgian has 11,000 full-time students and 28,000 Continuing Education registrations annually and is home to the one-of-a-kind University Partnership Centre.

Accelerate your career

Last year, 86.9 per cent of Georgian grads found work within six months of graduating – well above the provincial average. Georgian has also been named one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers seven times and one of Canada’s Greenest Employers five years in a row.

Accelerate your future

Georgian’s leadership in co-op, student work experience and entrepreneurship education delivers powerful ways to accelerate your success.

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