About Ascent College
Ascent College is a leading provider of professional training in Montreal, Quebec. It provides students with the necessary skills to contribute to the growing fields of Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Cybersecurity, and Data Science. It is located on an island in the Saint Lawrence River and is named after Mt. Royal, the triple-peaked hill that defines the landscape.
As the AI-based digital revolution takes shape, and as the market grows in need of trained resources with knowledge in network security and ethical cyberpiracy, it became evident that the industry will require trained resources with experience in network security and ethical cyberpiracy (NSECP).
To improve its services to students, the college has committed to:
- Offer industry experts to teach and coach
- Provide modern facilities for practical training.
- Provide affordable tuition fees.
Services & Facilities
The College is supervised by professionals with years of expertise in collegial studies who are dedicated to the success of students. A pleasant welcoming area is located near the entry, along with three offices, four classrooms and labs, and a conference room. The restrooms are only a few steps away.
The career service team provides career support for the professional development of students by offering various services like:
- Internship placement
- Job placement after graduation
- Career advising
- Resume/cover letter workshops
- Career development workshops
Campus amenities include the Marché Central shopping centre and a variety of restaurants. There is also a café on the main floor of the building that serves hot drinks and warm meals all day, as well as a spa centre within the building. Outdoor parking is available with security 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. It's only a few minutes walk to the Cremazie Metro subway station.
Students can choose from a variety of off-campus housing alternatives in the surrounding locations. Studio flats, paid guest facilities, shared housing complexes, and other options are available to students.
The college provides different types of scholarships to help students in need who are enrolled full-time at Ascent College.
Facts & Figures
- CAD $ 10000
- CAD $ 0 - 29k
Internship & on-the-job training
IT Services Helpdesk
Orientation for new students
Women Safety and Resources Centre
Admission to Ascent College is dependent on meeting certain criteria, which vary depending on the program to which a student applies.
- Student should be at least 18 years before taking admission
- Student should be proficient in English and must have taken IELTS, TOEFL, PTE or other equivalent exams
- Students are required to submit their original transcripts from all the academic institutions they have attended. If the transcripts are not in English, then students need to submit translated copies of the same along with the originals.
Language Proficiency Test
IELTS, TOEFL, PTE and DUOLINGO
Official transcript of study from all academic institutions
Bachelor’s Degree or recognized equivalent with a minimum of 15 years of formal education
Note: International students are considered on a case-by-case basis, therefore there can be some additional requirements while taking admission to Ascent College depending on the program a student applies to.