The Postsecondary Education Advantage
More than 70% of all new jobs will demand higher education or skills training.
A college or university education gives you an edge in today's job market. A certificate, diploma or degree shows your knowledge and skills. It also shows you know how to learn, adapt and manage your time. Private career colleges offer training that prepares you for a specific job.
Postsecondary education gives you:
- An academic foundation for good communication skills, the ability to solve problems and learn new assignments even when technology changes.
- Social skills to help you deal with changes in the workplace and be respectful of others.
- Opportunities to meet instructors and students from all over Ontario, Canada and the rest of the world, helping you broaden your perspective.
- Networking opportunities. The mentors and peers you meet in school could help you land jobs in the future.