Originally published in The Georgia Straight
Many students have had to put their education plans on hold due to pandemic-related college and university closures but Vancouver Community College (VCC) offers a valuable solution. VCC Continuing Studies has a diverse selection of online courses that students can take through the spring and summer.
“At a time like this, you may also want to consider the many benefits that online learning offers,” says Claire Sauve, dean of VCC Continuing Studies. “You can learn from anywhere, including the comfort and safety of your home, while following public health guidelines.”
With more than 60 different programs, the instructors at VCC teach students skills that can be utilized within numerous fields of employment. Whether it’s related to design, administration, business, health care, or human services such as the new Gladue report writing program, graduates from the college have the knowledge and abilities required to succeed.
“Now, as always, VCC Continuing Studies strives to connect everyone in our diverse city with high-quality, flexible, and practical learning opportunities with industry practitioners,” says Sauve.
Several of the online programs offered through VCC can help you elevate the success of a business or support your future entrepreneurial endeavours. Students can learn essential leadership skills, finance basics, small business bookkeeping, how to proficiently market through social media, and more.
See the complete list of online programs offered this spring through VCC Continuing Studies.