North Island College - Diploma

North Island College is a two-year community college located in Courtenay, British Columbia, Canada. North Island College offers diploma programmes and professional certificates courses in the areas of Business, Tourism, Education, Health Care and more.

  • Average Tuition CAD 12,730

School Description

North Island College(NIC) was initially established in the year 1975 to serve the small and dispersed population of coastal towns and villages with a distance education system. North Island College earned a well-deserved reputation as a leader in open learning. 1990 onwards the process of building physical campuses to serve the community began, and the school's Comox campus was opened in the year 1992 followed by Port Alberni’s campus in 1995 and the Campbell River campus in 1997.

Today, North Island College(NIC) has extended its reach within British Columbia province with four campuses and one centre that altogether serve a population of 157,000 students. North Island College offers over 80 programmes and 1000 courses in areas of Business, Education, Tourism and more. North Island College hosted more than 300 international students from 36 countries including China, India, Nigeria, South Korea and more in the academic year 2016/17. North Island College is committed to providing high quality education at affordable rates which makes it an ideal educational institution for international students.

Diploma Programs

  • 2300 Ryan Rd, Courtenay, BC V9N 8N6, Canada

    Academic English

    CAD 12,730 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with critical, practical, and analytical knowledge of the fundamentals of English. The program offers courses that focus on three major objectives; reading, writing, and literature.

  • 2300 Ryan Rd, Courtenay, BC V9N 8N6, Canada

    Administration Assistant

    CAD 12,730 Tuition Fee

    This program equips students with the skills to think analytically, effectively solve problems, and adapt to different work environments. This interdisciplinary program is highly valued by employers because the courses offered in the program focus on the professional development of students in the contemporary workplace.

  • 2300 Ryan Rd, Courtenay, BC V9N 8N6, Canada

    Adult Basic Education

    CAD 12,730 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the concepts of Education. The program offers courses that focus on the study of research, and administrative and support services related to learning and teaching.

  • 2300 Ryan Rd, Courtenay, BC V9N 8N6, Canada

    Advanced Communication and Interactive Design

    CAD 12,730 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual, technical and practical knowledge of Media Production. The program offers courses that focus on the study of computer and telecommunications technologies and processes; the design and development of digital communications; marketing and distribution; digital communications regulation, law, and policy; digital media; documentary-making; film-making; and TV production.

  • 2300 Ryan Rd, Courtenay, BC V9N 8N6, Canada

    Associate of Arts

    CAD 12,730 Tuition Fee

    Graduates learn strong critical thinking and research skills and are well-prepared for positions in business, journalism, law, federal and provincial government, education and academic careers.

  • 2300 Ryan Rd, Courtenay, BC V9N 8N6, Canada

    Associate of Science

    CAD 12,730 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Science. The program offers courses that focus on the study of general sciences including physics, chemistry, nutrition, biology, and environmental science.

  • 2300 Ryan Rd, Courtenay, BC V9N 8N6, Canada

    Automotive Service Technician

    CAD 12,730 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Mechanical Engineering. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the application of mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of physical systems used in manufacturing; the end-product systems used for manufacturing equipment; and hydraulic and electric systems for controlling movement.

  • 2300 Ryan Rd, Courtenay, BC V9N 8N6, Canada

    Business Administration Cettificate

    CAD 12,730 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Business Administration. The program offers courses that focus on the study of management theory; human resource management and behavior; accounting, purchasing and logistics; organization and production; marketing; and business decision-making.

  • 2300 Ryan Rd, Courtenay, BC V9N 8N6, Canada

    Business Administration Diploma

    CAD 12,730 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Business Administration. The program offers courses that focus on the study of management theory; human resource management and behavior; accounting, purchasing and logistics; organization and production; marketing; and business decision-making.

  • 2300 Ryan Rd, Courtenay, BC V9N 8N6, Canada

    Computing Accounting Assistant

    CAD 12,730 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Accounting Principles. The program offers courses that focus on all aspects of business, management and finance.

  • 2300 Ryan Rd, Courtenay, BC V9N 8N6, Canada

    Criminology

    CAD 12,730 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Criminology. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the history and theory of law enforcement; operational command leadership; administration of public police organizations; labor relations; incident response strategies; legal and regulatory responsibilities; budgeting; public relations; and organizational leadership.

  • 2300 Ryan Rd, Courtenay, BC V9N 8N6, Canada

    Culinary Arts

    CAD 12,730 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Hospitality Management. The program offers courses that focus on the study of hospitality law, international tourism management, hospitality accounting, events management, housekeeping operations, revenue management, and organizational behavior.

  • 2300 Ryan Rd, Courtenay, BC V9N 8N6, Canada

    Early Childhood Care and Education Certificate

    CAD 12,730 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the principles of Childhood Education. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the design and provision of teaching including other educational services for infant and preschool aged children with special learning needs or disabilities.

  • 2300 Ryan Rd, Courtenay, BC V9N 8N6, Canada

    Early Childhood Care and Education Diploma

    CAD 12,730 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the principles of Childhood Education. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the design and provision of teaching including other educational services for infant and preschool aged children with special learning needs or disabilities.

  • 2300 Ryan Rd, Courtenay, BC V9N 8N6, Canada

    Engineering Foundations Certificate

    CAD 12,730 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Engineering. The program offers courses that focus on the study of mathematical, scientific and technological principles in reference to the design of engines, machines, structures, and electrical systems.

  • 2300 Ryan Rd, Courtenay, BC V9N 8N6, Canada

    Fine Arts Diploma

    CAD 12,730 Tuition Fee

    Graduates learn strong critical thinking and research skills and are well-prepared for positions in business, journalism, law, federal and provincial government, education and academic careers.

  • 2300 Ryan Rd, Courtenay, BC V9N 8N6, Canada

    Global Business Management

    CAD 12,730 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the law, the policies, and the regulations governing transnational businesses and commercial practices. The program offers a wide range of courses that provide students with insights into global economic and business climates.

  • 2300 Ryan Rd, Courtenay, BC V9N 8N6, Canada

    Global Tourism and Hospitality Management Advanced Certificate

    CAD 12,730 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Hospitality Management. The program offers courses that focus on the study of hospitality law, international tourism management, hospitality accounting, events management, housekeeping operations, revenue management, and organizational behavior.

  • 2300 Ryan Rd, Courtenay, BC V9N 8N6, Canada

    Global Tourism and Hospitality Management Advanced Diploma

    CAD 12,730 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Hospitality Management. The program offers courses that focus on the study of hospitality law, international tourism management, hospitality accounting, events management, housekeeping operations, revenue management, and organizational behavior.

  • 2300 Ryan Rd, Courtenay, BC V9N 8N6, Canada

    Health Care Assistant

    CAD 12,730 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Public Health. The program offers courses that focus on the study of public health biology and management, behavioral sciences, biostatistics, epidemiology, environmental science, and communications and informatics.

  • 2300 Ryan Rd, Courtenay, BC V9N 8N6, Canada

    Heavy Mechanical Foundation

    CAD 12,730 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Mechanical Engineering. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the application of mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of physical systems used in manufacturing; the end-product systems used for manufacturing equipment; and hydraulic and electric systems for controlling movement.

  • 2300 Ryan Rd, Courtenay, BC V9N 8N6, Canada

    Interactive Media Certificate

    CAD 12,730 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Media Studies. The program offers highly interdisciplinary courses that combine the study of communications, technology, sociology, history and journalism.

  • 2300 Ryan Rd, Courtenay, BC V9N 8N6, Canada

    Legal Administrative Assistant

    CAD 12,730 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with a comprehensive understanding of the theoretical study of law.

  • 2300 Ryan Rd, Courtenay, BC V9N 8N6, Canada

    Mobile Application Development Certificate

    CAD 12,730 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with theoretical and practical knowledge of the principles of Computer Applications. The program offers courses that focus on the study of basic computer design and architecture; programming; challenges of specific computer applications; component and system maintenance; inspection procedures; hardware and software problem diagnosis and repair; and report preparation.

  • 2300 Ryan Rd, Courtenay, BC V9N 8N6, Canada

    Nursing

    CAD 12,730 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Nursing. The program offers courses that focus on the study of biology, physiology, chemistry, and anatomy. The program also includes a practical clinical component.

  • 2300 Ryan Rd, Courtenay, BC V9N 8N6, Canada

    Prep Cook Certificate

    CAD 12,730 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Hospitality Management. The program offers courses that focus on the study of hospitality law, international tourism management, hospitality accounting, events management, housekeeping operations, revenue management, and organizational behavior.

  • 2300 Ryan Rd, Courtenay, BC V9N 8N6, Canada

    Professional Accountant

    CAD 12,730 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Accounting Principles. The program offers courses that focus on all aspects of business, management and finance.

  • 2300 Ryan Rd, Courtenay, BC V9N 8N6, Canada

    Social Service Diploma

    CAD 12,730 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Social Work. The program offers courses that enable students to work with individuals, groups, and communities. The program requires students to participate in social work agencies, children's homes, and other institutions.

  • 2300 Ryan Rd, Courtenay, BC V9N 8N6, Canada

    Tourism and Hospitality Management Certificate

    CAD 12,730 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Hospitality Management. The program offers courses that focus on the study of hospitality law, international tourism management, hospitality accounting, events management, housekeeping operations, revenue management, and organizational behavior.

  • 2300 Ryan Rd, Courtenay, BC V9N 8N6, Canada

    Tourism and Hospitality Management Diploma

    CAD 12,730 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Hospitality Management. The program offers courses that focus on the study of hospitality law, international tourism management, hospitality accounting, events management, housekeeping operations, revenue management, and organizational behavior.

  • 2300 Ryan Rd, Courtenay, BC V9N 8N6, Canada

    TV and Film crew Training

    CAD 12,730 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual, technical and practical knowledge of the elements of Drama. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the history of theatre; dramatic literature; dramatic styles; and the analysis of theatre plays. Students are also offered performance-focused courses in acting, musical theatre, costume design and stage management.

  • 2300 Ryan Rd, Courtenay, BC V9N 8N6, Canada

    Web and Mobile Application Development

    CAD 12,730 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with theoretical and practical knowledge of the principles of Computer Applications. The program offers courses that focus on the study of basic computer design and architecture; programming; challenges of specific computer applications; component and system maintenance; inspection procedures; hardware and software problem diagnosis and repair; and report preparation.

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    NIC’s facilities serve a region of 80,000 square kilometers that includes northern Vancouver Island and the BC mainland coast from Desolation Sound to Klemtu.

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