Fanshawe College Canada Campus, Popular Courses, Alumni

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Fanshawe College Canada
Fanshawe College Canada

Fanshawe College Canada has four main campuses:

  • London Campus
  • Simcoe/Norfolk Regional Campus
  • Thomas/Elgin Regional Campus
  • Woodstock /Oxford Regional Campus

Fanshawe College Canada campus is spread over an area of 100 acres in Ontario, Canada. It is considered to be the largest campus in Ontario and it is also described as “a city within a city”. Facts state that this campus was the oldest campus and it was founded in the year, 1967 as ‘The Ontario Vocational Centre (OVC)’. Home to over 21000 students, this main campus sets a benchmark for student experience in terms of facilities, cafeterias, and residence. Despite being the business and cultural hub, this campus is known for its quality lifestyle.

Simcoe/Norfolk Regional Campus is the perfect blend of small-town charm, friendliness, and education.  The environment at the campus could be described as friendly and helpful. The student-teacher ratio is small and consequently, students receive individualized attention and support that in turn helps to create a sense of belonging among the students. This Fanshawe College Canada campus offers its students brand new classrooms, computers, a welding facility, and SMART technology in all the classrooms. Certificate, diploma programs, academic upgrading, continuing education, and pre-apprenticeships are the key features of this campus.

St. Thomas/Elgin Regional Campus is situated in Southwestern Ontario. Career-oriented students and friendly yet hardworking staff are the pride of this Fanshawe College Canada campus. The Fanshawe College Canada campus not only delivers health and human service programs but it is also well known for also for state-of-the-art technical programs. 350 full-time and 2,000 part-time students reside here. The close-knit environment of the Fanshawe College Canada campus sets it apart from the other campuses. This is due to the fact that students enjoy the benefits of small class sizes. In other words, there are only 20 to 40 students per classroom. The campus has a full-service cafeteria, library, resource center, and a variety of services available to support the all-round development of students.

Located at the intersections of Highways 401 and 403, Fanshawe’s Woodstock/Oxford Regional Campus has been beautifully landscaped in a 50-acre property. The campus is a part of Woodstock District Community Complex because of which the students enjoy the perks of the Goff Community Hall, gymnastics center, two arenas, figure skating club, and food services. Training and education are offered in the fields of business, computer science, health care, management, and manufacturing.

Popular Courses

The college offers a wide range of courses. Here is a list of the popular courses/trainings:

Undergraduate level

  • Business
  • Computer System Technology
  • Electromechanical Engineering Technician
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Culinary Management
  • Personal Support Worker
  • Mechanical Engineering Technician
  • Motive Power Technician
  • Broadcasting

Postgraduate level

  • 3D Animation And Character Design
  • Advance Filmmaking
  • Artisanal Culinary Arts
  • Autism And Behavioural Science
  • Broadcast Journalism
  • Concierge Services
  • Human Resource Management
  • Information Security Management
  • Professional Financial Services

Undergraduate Courses:

Some of the available undergraduate courses are:

Degree

·         Bachelors in Applied Arts (Integrated Land Planning Technologies)
·         Bachelors  in Applied Technology – Biotechnology
·         Undergraduate Diploma in Architectural Technology
Diploma 

·         Undergraduate Diploma in Broadcasting – Radio

·         Undergraduate Diploma in Broadcasting – Television
·         Undergraduate Diploma in Business – Accounting
·         Undergraduate Diploma in Business – Human Resources
·         Undergraduate Diploma in Business – Information Systems
·         Undergraduate Diploma in Business – Insurance
·         Undergraduate Diploma in Business – Marketing
·         Undergraduate Diploma in Business – Purchasing
·         Undergraduate Diploma in Business Foundations
·         Undergraduate Diploma in Child And Youth Work/Studies
·         Undergraduate Diploma in Civil Engineering Technology
 Postgraduate Courses:
·         Postgraduate Diploma in International Business Management
·         Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing Management
·         Postgraduate Diploma in Professional Financial Services
·         Postgraduate Diploma in Corporate Communication and Public Relations
·         Postgraduate Diploma in Concierge Services
·         Postgraduate Diploma in Social Service
·         Postgraduate Diploma in Geographic Information Systems
·         Postgraduate Diploma in Advanced Filmmaking
·         Postgraduate Diploma in Advanced Multimedia
·         Postgraduate Diploma in Advanced Photography
·         Postgraduate Diploma in Broadcast Journalism – Television News
·         Postgraduate Diploma in Broadcast Television – Digital Post Production

 

Alumni of Fanshawe College Canada:

Fanshawe College Canada Alumni association has about 180,000 Fanshawe graduates. Here is a brief list of its most elite alumni:

  • Steven Sabados – Canadian TV Show host.
  • Kelly Armstrong – Writer.
  • Paul Haggis – Screenwriter, producer, and director.
  • Emm Gryner – Singer, Songwriter, Actor.
  • Carol Mitchell – Politician.
  • Cheryl Hickey – Actor.
  • Jeff Willmore – Artist
  • Anne Marie DeCicco – Best Longest-serving mayor of London, Ontario, Canada.