University description (as per official university website)
Sheridan delivers career-focused education and training across a wide range of disciplines to 15,000 full-time students annually at its campuses in Oakville and Brampton, Ontario. Our programs blend theoretical and hands-on learning, and most offer a co-op, field placement or internship opportunity to prepare you with relevant work experience before you graduate. A Sheridan education offers numerous benefits, including:
Faculty who pass on knowledge acquired through their own work experience
State-of-the-art learning environments featuring the latest technology
Comprehensive student support services, from our friendly Student Advisement Centres to the excellent resources of the Career Centre
Practical, hands-on learning that prepares you to ‘jump right in’ to the workforce
Founded over 40 years ago, Sheridan has graduated over 100,000 alumni who have made an impact in the arts, business, technology and community service fields, both in Canada and internationally.
With a graduate employment rate over 88% and an employer satisfaction rate over 93%, we are proud to say our reputation has grown as we have.
Leading-Edge Centres of Excellence
Sheridan has a long history of turning out well-rounded and capable graduates, so it only makes sense for us to make a significant investment in our facilities. Our leading-edge centres of excellence provide learning environments that will help our students develop the skills they need to succeed in today's rapidly changing world. These centres include:
Sheridan Elder Research Centre
Sheridan Centre for Animation and Emerging Technologies
Centre for Advanced Manufacturing and Design Technologies
Centre for Healthy Communities