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Newfoundland Colleges and Universities

 

Colleges and Universities in Newfoundland

Living in Newfoundland, the easternmost province of Canada, means enjoying life off the beaten path. The province's friendly residents include people of the English, Irish, French and Aboriginal descent. St. John's, Newfoundland, has one of the highest concentrations of writers, musicians, actors, and comedians on a per capita basis, according to the Newfoundland and Labrador Tourism website. But even those in the arts could find a degree useful when seeking employment. Memorial University of Newfoundland is the province's largest institution of higher learning, but there are also many other schools offering education based in a vocational trade, in nursing, or even the marine industries.

Newfoundland college jobs: the best of the best

Your first job in Newfoundland doesn't have to involve flipping burgers. Here are some hourly wages for occupations in Newfoundland. Pay is in Canadian dollars.

  1. Biologists and related scientists: CAN $29.95
  2. College and vocational instructors: CAN $23.90
  3. Journalists: CAN $17.04
  4. Licensed practical nurses: CAN $21.80
  5. Nurse aides, orderlies, patient service associates: CAN $16.20

Sometimes the only thing between you and a career is an education and the right training and skills. Discover whether Newfoundland might be the right place to discover an education and seek a career.

See also: Newfoundland Vocational Schools and Career Training

Directory of Newfoundland Colleges & Universities

Campus & Online Schools Accepting Students from Newfoundland

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  • Ranked #11 in the 2014 Best Graduate Schools in Social Work by U.S. News & World Report.
  • Offers more specialization opportunities than any other social work program, with 10 concentrations and sub-concentrations and 8 dual-degree programs.
  • The first elite researching university to offer a Master of Social Work degree online.
  • Has 1,600 field internship opportunities that give students real-world experience.
  • Through its 47 endowed scholarships, it has awared $200,000 to Ph.D students over the course of four years.
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  • Ranked #11 in the 2014 Best Graduate Schools in Social Work by U.S. News & World Report.
  • Offers more specialization opportunities than any other social work program, with 10 concentrations and sub-concentrations and 8 dual-degree programs.
  • The first elite researching university to offer a Master of Social Work degree online.
  • Has 1,600 field internship opportunities that give students real-world experience.
  • Through its 47 endowed scholarships, it has awared $200,000 to Ph.D students over the course of four years.
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  • Providing accredited online courses and degree programs since 1987.
  • A military-friendly school, it ensures that service members, their spouses and veterans can maximize their military education benefits.
  • Students can customize monthly payments to fit their budgets and lifestyle.
  • Program and course tuition is all-inclusive: textbooks, learning materials, and academic support are covered in the cost.
  • Alumni can enroll in any future program at a reduced rate.
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  • Providing accredited online courses and degree programs since 1987.
  • A military-friendly school, it ensures that service members, their spouses and veterans can maximize their military education benefits.
  • Students can customize monthly payments to fit their budgets and lifestyle.
  • Program and course tuition is all-inclusive: textbooks, learning materials, and academic support are covered in the cost.
  • Alumni can enroll in any future program at a reduced rate.
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  • Why Earn Your Degree from GCU?
  • Options: Choose from a variety of undergraduate and graduate degree programs in Business, Nursing, Psychology, Education & more!
  • Convenience: Complete courses online, on campus, or a combination of both!
  • Earlier Graduation: Our 4-credit courses allow you to complete your degree program in less time.
  • Transfer Friendly: We will request your transcripts, evaluate your graduate coursework, and determine your anticipated graduation date within 24 hours.
  • Quality: Grand Canyon University was founded in 1949 and is regionally accredited. Learn more today!
  • Why Earn Your Degree from GCU?
  • Options: Choose from a variety of undergraduate and graduate degree programs in Business, Nursing, Psychology, Education & more!
  • Convenience: Complete courses online, on campus, or a combination of both!
  • Earlier Graduation: Our 4-credit courses allow you to complete your degree program in less time.
  • Transfer Friendly: We will request your transcripts, evaluate your graduate coursework, and determine your anticipated graduation date within 24 hours.
  • Quality: Grand Canyon University was founded in 1949 and is regionally accredited. Learn more today!
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  • Accredited
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  • Flexible Scheduling
  • Accelerated Programs
  • Financial Aid
  • Transferable Credits
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With the growth in demand for flexible and accessible qualifications, the University of Lincoln understands that not everyone is able to study for a degree in the traditional way. Our Distance Learning programmes help you coordinate your studies around your existing job commitments.

With the growth in demand for flexible and accessible qualifications, the University of Lincoln understands that not everyone is able to study for a degree in the traditional way. Our Distance Learning programmes help you coordinate your studies around your existing job commitments.

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  • Provides students the opportunity to train at home in their spare time to get their high school diploma, train for a new career, or enhance current skills.
  • Member of the United States Distance Learning Association (USDLA), the Canadian Network for Innovation in Education (CNIE), and the International Council for Open and Distance Education (ICDE).
  • Features a fully flexible schedule with no classes to attend, leaving the study pace up to the student.
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  • Provides students the opportunity to train at home in their spare time to get their high school diploma, train for a new career, or enhance current skills.
  • Member of the United States Distance Learning Association (USDLA), the Canadian Network for Innovation in Education (CNIE), and the International Council for Open and Distance Education (ICDE).
  • Features a fully flexible schedule with no classes to attend, leaving the study pace up to the student.
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  • Its parent institution, Imperial College London, was ranked #9 in the world for 2014-2015 by the Times Higher Education World University.
  • 75% of students are international, creating a diverse cohort experience.
  • Program length is 24months, and delivered part time through a high-tech virtual environment.
  • Alumni networks has over 170,000 students spanning more than 150 countries.
  • Offers 15 different elective courses to choose from.
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  • Its parent institution, Imperial College London, was ranked #9 in the world for 2014-2015 by the Times Higher Education World University.
  • 75% of students are international, creating a diverse cohort experience.
  • Program length is 24months, and delivered part time through a high-tech virtual environment.
  • Alumni networks has over 170,000 students spanning more than 150 countries.
  • Offers 15 different elective courses to choose from.
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  • Ranked #43 among the 2014/15 Top MBA Programs in Europe by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) WorldUniversity Rankings.
  • Highly commended in the "Widening Particiation or Outreach Initiative of the Year" category of the 2014 Times Higher Education Awards.
  • Student support services included a personal tutor, an extensive computer network, the students' union, and more.
  • Offers several study or work abroad programs to students.
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  • Ranked #43 among the 2014/15 Top MBA Programs in Europe by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) WorldUniversity Rankings.
  • Highly commended in the "Widening Particiation or Outreach Initiative of the Year" category of the 2014 Times Higher Education Awards.
  • Student support services included a personal tutor, an extensive computer network, the students' union, and more.
  • Offers several study or work abroad programs to students.
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Other Colleges & Universities in Newfoundland

College of the North Atlantic
courses in Newfoundland and Labrador; also Qatar
Memorial University of Newfoundland
St. John's
Newfoundland Department of Education
Newfoundland and Labrador
Private Training Institutions
various postsecondary courses
Nexient Learning
St. John's, also locations in other provinces