Courtenay, Canada

Particular: Details

Location: Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada

Established: 1975

Total Students: 9,000

Percentage of International Students: 20%

  • NIC serves 157,000 people, across 80,000 square kilometres on Vancouver Island and the BC coast – the largest population of BC’s rural colleges.
  • NIC recently completed an $18 million expansion project of its Campbell River campus.
  • The BC Student Outcomes Survey reports 90% of NIC graduates say they were very satisfied or satisfied with their education.
  • The NIC Foundation annually wards more than $534,000 in scholarships and bursaries to current and future NIC students.

North Island College (NIC) is a community college located primarily on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada. NIC facilities include four campuses and three centres serving a population of 157,000 and a geographic region of 80,000 square kilometers.

  • University Transfer, including engineering, criminology, computer information systems, languages and exclusive partnership agreements with VIU, UVic, UBC, SFU and more.
  • Health, including the nationally recognized Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree
  • Human Services, including early childhood care and education
  • Business, with certificate, diploma, degree and post-degree programs
  • Office Administration, online, flexible programs from office assistant to office management
  • Tourism & Hospitality, including an eight-month Adventure Guiding Certificate Trades, ITA-approved foundation and apprenticeship training in construction, resource, transportation and culinary.
  • Fine Arts, including Professional Photography certificate, Fine Arts diploma and transfer agreements to AUArts and Emily Carr
  • Interactive Media, including web programming, mobile app development and communication design.


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North Island College

The largest campus is in the Comox Valley, at 2300 Ryan Road in Courtenay, but there are also campuses in Campbell River, Port Alberni and Port Hardy. A centre is also located in Ucluelet and there are two vocational centres: Tebo Vocational Centre in Port Alberni and Vigar Road Vocational Centre in Campbell River.

Details for off-campus

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