Computer science programs teach students to work with hardware, software and networks in both theoretical and real-world problem solving centered ways. Career opportunities related to computer science degrees are booming, with a 21% increase in IT jobs expected between 2012 and 2022. For those just getting out with computer science degrees, demand is already high as well, with some 18,831 graduates and 104,429 job openings in IT available in 2012.
Saint Leo’s On-Ground & Online MBA programs give you the edge you need in your current career, and opens doors to new possibilities. Gain an in-depth understanding of the key areas of business to become an effective decision-maker and successful leader in today's ever-changing global marketplace.
Western's Masters of Public Administration (MPA) is designed for mid-career local government administrators who wish to further their public management skills, as well as for future professionals looking to enter the field. The MPA is Canada’s only public administration program with a local focus. MPA courses offer specialized education in local administration and policy analysis, thoroughly preparing students for the challenges of modern community, urban and regional governance and administration.
Undergraduate students looking to pursue an online degree in education should consider the six schools included on this list, all with annual tuitions of less than $10,000. Aspen University is the least expensive school on the list, offering a B.S. in Early Childhood Education for only $4,500 per year. The degrees and certificate programs offered at these colleges offer a variety of degree specializations in subjects such as elementary education, special education, ESOL training, and more. Schools must offer fully online degrees at the bachelor’s level in order to be eligible for this Most Affordable ranking. We also rank graduate programs on our most affordable master's in education list.
Centre for Distance Education is registered as a Private Career College under the Private Career Colleges Regulations Act. Therefore, students may qualify for financial aid & assistance through local student financial assistance programs.
Our Bachelor of Legal Studies is a new training option for paralegals. It was approved by the Minister of Advanced Education and our first intake was September 2010. It is the only paralegal degree in Western Canada and just the second such degree in all of Canada.
Quality educational leadership is vital to the overall success of an individual school or school system. Strong academic leaders are key to high-performing schools; they help orchestrate school reform, and serve as motivators to fellow teachers and students.