CEC – Education

Title

URL

Description

1

University / College 411

http://www.uc411.com/

It has a complete listing of all the colleges and universities in Canada.  It also provides listings of career colleges and distance education courses, as well as information on internships, scholarships, financial aid and career planning.

2

Career Education Sourcebook

http://www.careereducationsource.ca

This is Canada’s guide to career training centres, which include vocational schools, career colleges, union training programs, professional designation programs.

3

Canadian Community Colleges –  Programs Database

http://www.accc.ca/english/Colleges/

Use this search engine to find the web site address of any community college in Canada and also to find any program offered by Canada’s community colleges.

4

Canadian Universities – Programs Search

http://oraweb.aucc.ca/

Use this search engine to find any Canadian university program in just about any field.  This website is particularly useful if you are looking for graduate programs or if you are searching for a co-op program at the undergraduate level.

5

Language Translation

http://www.freetranslation.com/

This is a free multiple language translation site.

6

Web Dictionary

http://dictionary.reference.com

This web site links automatically to various dictionaries.

7

The College of Medical Radiation Technologists of Ontario

http://www.cmrto.org/home/default.asp

The mission of the College of Medical Radiation Technologists of Ontario is to serve and protect the people of Ontario through self-regulation of the profession. The College’s governing council and statutory committees include members of the public appointed by the provincial government.

8

Canadian Virtual University (Distance Education)

http://www.cvu-uvc.ca/cgi-bin/cvuinfo.cgi?qn=search_prompt&lang=en

Use this web site to find information about distance education offered by the Canadian Virtual University, a partnership of Canadian schools.

9

Independent Learning Centre

http://www.ilc.org

As part of TVOntario, the Independent Learning Centre provides a wide range of distance education courses, in English and in French, for Ontario residents who want to earn Ministry of Education high school diploma credits, upgrade basic skills, or study of personal development.

10

Canadian Building Digests back issues- resource for Civil Engineers

http://irc.nrc-cnrc.gc.ca/pubs/cbd/index_e.html#top

This link is an excellent resource for civil engineers and anyone involved in construction to learn about Canadian construction methods and issues.  It features 240 back issues of Canadian Building Digest, published by the National Research Council’s Institute for Research in Construction and its predecessor Division of Building Research.  Issues are listed by topics that reflect the diversity of the industry and cover virtually every aspect of design and construction in Canada, for example, thermal insulation, ground freezing etc. 

11

World Education Services

http://www.wes.org

A WES evaluation is your passport to education and employment. Whether you want to continue your education, seek professional licensing or employment, the WES evaluation makes sure that your international academic credentials are recognized.

12

International Credential Assessment Service of Canada

http://www.icascanada.ca/

Cheaper & faster that WES or U of T!

However, sometimes clients have trouble getting a formal receipt from ICAS.

13

The Ontario college of Teachers

http://www.oct.ca/

The College of Teachers sets and regulates teaching qualifications and standards of conduct, registers members, and investigates and disciplines members charged with professional misconduct.

14

The College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario

http://www.cpso.on.ca/

CPSO is the self-regulating body for the province’s medical profession. The College regulates the practice of medicine to protect and serve the public interest. It issues certificates of registration to doctors to allow them to practise medicine, monitors and maintains standards of practice through peer assessment and remediation, investigates complaints against doctors on behalf of the public, and disciplines doctors who are guilty of professional misconduct or incompetence.

15

The College of Nurses of Ontario

http://www.cno.org/

The College of Nurses of Ontario protects the public’s right to quality nursing services by providing leadership to the nursing profession in self-regulation.

16

The Ontario College of Social Workers

http://www.ocswssw.org/

The Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers protects the interest of the public by regulating the practice of Social Workers and Social Service Workers and promoting excellence in practice.

17

The Certified Management Accountants of Ontario

http://www.cma-canada.org/ontario/index.asp

An integral part of CMA Canada, Certified Management Accountants of Ontario is a self-governing professional organization that awards the Certified Management Accountant (CMA) designation to qualified candidates in Ontario. Of CMA Canada’s 45,000 members across Canada and around the world, 19,500 members call Ontario home.

18

The Certified General Accountants of Ontario

http://www.cga-ontario.org/

The Certified General Accountants Ontario is a self-governing body, which grants the exclusive right to the CGA designation and controls the professional standards, conduct and discipline of its members and students in the province of Ontario.

Where We Are

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The College of Medical Laboratory Technologists of Ontario

http://www.cmlto.com/

The College of Medical Laboratory Technologists of Ontario works together with the Laboratory Services Branch of the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care and the Quality Management Program – Laboratory Services (QMP-LS) to help set and monitor best practice standards.

20

The College of Medical Radiation Technologists of Ontario

http://www.cmrto.org/home/default.asp

The mission of the College of Medical Radiation Technologists of Ontario is to serve and protect the people of Ontario through self-regulation of the profession. The College’s governing council and statutory committees include members of the public appointed by the provincial government.

21

OSAP

http://osap.gov.on.ca/

OSAP provides student financial assistance for university, college, or postsecondary school. Includes details on eligibility, how to apply, and loan management