Sprott Shaw College - Penticton College Campus
About Sprott Shaw College - Penticton College Campus
Sprott Shaw College is a private career college with 16 campuses across British Columbia. It offers a wide variety of diploma, certificate and degree programs in Trades, Design, Healthcare and Nursing, Business, Human and Social Services, Administration, and Early Childhood Education. It is one of the oldest post-secondary institutions and its Victoria campus has the longest standing location.
Penticton Campus is located in the heart of South Okanagan. It is easily accessible from the Osoyoos region and Summerland. It is located nearby local bus routes and is well-connected with Cherry Lane Mall, Walmart and Tim Hortons. The practical Nursing Program is one of the most sought-after courses on this campus.
Services and Facilities
Sprott Shaw College offers a range of amenities to its students to ensure their success. Their world-class infrastructure includes facilities such as the Sprott Shaw library, which provides a range of resources for students to study and learn about the subjects they are interested in. Also, the college offers its students access to the latest technology and top-of-the-line computers in the Sprott Shaw computer labs. The campus includes a library, gymnasium, and several multi-purpose classrooms.
College offers co-op programs that allow students to get to work in real life, in the work environment. They work in their field, learning and growing as they complete projects. They are able to use their classroom skills and apply them to real life. Co-op students enjoy an advantage to getting jobs because they have had a taste of what they will be doing in their real careers. They are able to prove themselves to employers and show off their work ethic and skills.
There are a variety of housing options on-campus available for students, including single and shared rooms, apartments and fully furnished dorms. With affordable rates, students can live on campus without worrying about their finances.
Sprott Shaw College offers a variety of awards and scholarships. Here are some of them below:
- Anna Sprott Scholarship
- Passing It Forward Scholarship
- Personal Growth and Fortitude Scholarship
Facts & Figures
- CAD $ 12000
- CAD $ 0 - 27k
Sports & Recreation Facilities
Accomodation (On Campus)
Sprott Shaw College - Penticton College Campus has different eligibility requirements for different courses. However, there are certain requirements that every student must keep in mind before applying to the college:
- Students should be at least 18 years old before taking admission
- Students 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.
Language Proficiency Test
IELTS, TOEFL, PTE
January and September
Note: International students are considered on a case-by-case basis, therefore there can be some additional requirements while taking admission to Sprott Shaw College - Penticton College Campus, depending on the program a student applies to.