To address the needs for a growing number of international ESL students who wish to enter a Canadian college and/or university in USA, Cornerstone Academic College has created pathways to make these dreams come true. No matter what your existing level of English may be, Cornerstone offers a level for you to start and a complete and effective program of English classes that will get you to the level that you need to achieve. After successfully completing our Pre Advanced Academic English course, students may apply for entrance into our College/University partner's programs without taking the TOEFL/IELTS.
■ Centennial College (http://www.centennialcollege.ca) is made up of four campuses and seven satellite locations in the Greater Toronto Area. Offering more than 95 diploma and certificate programs on a full-time and Continuing Education basis in business, communication arts, community and consumer services, engineering technology, health and transportation, Centennial College is recognized as one of the most culturally diverse post-secondary institutions in Canada.
■ Sheridan College (http://www.sheridancollege.ca) delivers career-focused education and training across a wide range of disciplines to 15,000 full-time students annually at its campuses in Oakville and Brampton, Ontario. Our programs blend theoretical and hands-on learning, and most offer a co-op, field placement or internship opportunity to prepare you with relevant work experience before you graduate.
■ George Brown College (http://www.georgebrown.ca) George Brown College (GBC) is a public, fully accredited college of applied arts and technology with three full campuses in downtown Toronto, Ontario. Like many other colleges in Ontario, GBC was founded in 1967 by the government of Ontario. Cornerstone students are allowed direct entry to level 7 of the GBC ESL Program. Students who have successfully completed levels 8 or 9 at GBC will be considered to have met the English language entry requirements for GBC post-secondary programs and will not be required to take the GBC English Admissions test.
■ Algonquin College (http://www.algonquincollege.com) offers more than 100 full-time programs, including certificates, diplomas, graduate programs and bachelor degrees in applied studies. Their students benefit from a low student-to-teacher ratio and small class sizes. Located in Ottawa, Canada 's capital city, Algonquin offers the perfect balance of city life and natural surroundings.
■ Lambton College (http://www.lambton.on.ca) is a smaller College with friendly staff and faculty who are here to help you achieve your goals. Even as a small College, they are still committed to providing you with state-of-the-art labs and facilities and up-to-date technologies. Their campus is located in the heart of the city of Sarnia, Ontario and is within walking distance of movie theatres, the mall, grocery stores, entertainment and restaurants.
■ LaSalle College (http://www.lasallecollege.com) is the largest bilingual private college in Montreal, QB. The technical programs in Fashion, Tourism, Computer science, management and social sciences are offered in French and English.
■ Algoma University (http://www.algomau.ca) is a postsecondary institution in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada, offering undergraduate university degrees in more than 30 academic programs. The student population has increased substantially in recent years and Algoma now has about 1200 students.
■ The University of Regina (http://www.uregina.ca/) is a public research university located in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada. The University of Regina is well-reputed for having a focus on experiential learning and offers internships, professional placements and practicums in addition to cooperative education placements in 41 programs. This experiential learning and career-preparation focus was further highlighted when, in 2009 the University of Regina launched the UR Guarantee Program, a unique program guaranteeing participating students a successful career launch after graduation.
■ Coronation College of Hospitality (http://www.coronationcollege.com) Coronation College of Hospitality specializes in the field of result oriented hospitality education, training & professional certifications. The College is registered as a Private Career College under the Private Career Colleges Act, 2005. The Diploma of Coronation College of Hospitality includes 8 weeks mandatory internship as part of the 32 weeks program.
USA ■ Medaille College (http://www.medaille.edu) a private liberal arts college located in the historic Olmsted Crescent of Buffalo, New York, that draws extensively from the Western New York and Southern Ontario regions. It is a private, nonsectarian, co-educational institution Medaille is structured similar to AMCC universities such as Penn State Erie and St. John Fisher College. The curriculum is patterned around Liberal Arts & Science foundations, which emphasize interdisciplinary coursework and private university standards. Within the past year, numerous faculty members have been awarded research grants through such organizations as the National Endowment for the Arts, National Science Foundation, and National Institutes of Health.
■ Manhattan Institute of Management (http://www.mimusa.org) is a private higher learning institution committed to offering students with a high quality, global business education at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. It's located in the heart of Wall Street in New York City and provides a Six-Month International Business Studies Program that includes an internship at a New York City company. MIM also offers One Year International MBA through a partnership with EAE, a top business school in Barcelona, where students are able to earn an MBA from a top European business school.
*All college and university programs require a minimum of high school completion as well as other individual academic requirements. Interested students need to be aware of their specific program requirements before applying. For more information on available programs and to learn about other academic requirements for college and university entrance, please visit the “Admissions” section of the websites.