University description (as per official university website)
Everything about Algoma University is designed to bring out the best in every student. Surrounded by the rich, natural beauty of Northern Ontario, Algoma U is an inclusive and diverse community of over 1200 students, offering more than 30 academic programs taught by internationally known experts in fields such as Business, Community Development, Economics, Biology, History, Psychology, and Computer Science. Algoma University has more than 40 years experience in offering undergraduate liberal arts and science programs, and now offers an internationally recognized and respected Masters degree in the burgeoning field of computer games technology.
Algoma University professors are committed to nurturing the minds and talents of each and every student. Everything from research opportunities to student life to lectures and labs is planned around the University’s commitment to helping every student succeed and grow, both academically and as a person. Algoma University is a place where students can step into leadership roles, both on campus and in the community.
At Algoma U, every student will find a place to belong.
If you're looking for a first-rate academic experience in a place where you will always be more than just another student, you should be considering Algoma University.
At Algoma U, you'll never be lost in the crowd. You will have the opportunity to step into leadership roles both on campus and in the community, and to participate in real-world research with internationally known experts in fields like Business, Community Development, Economics, Biology, History, Psychology and Computer Science. You'll be living, learning and developing your talents in a friendly, supportive environment.
Algoma University is the right choice for you if:
You have big ideas about your future and want a university environment that allows you to build on your talent. According to Ontario government statistics, almost all Algoma University graduates find employment within 6 months of graduating. Within two years, 100% of graduates are employed.
You want to work and learn at the same time. Co-op education options, and on-campus paid positions, are available to all students. For more information about Co-op education, click here or email email@example.com for details.
You're thinking about pursuing a Masters degree, and want to develop research skills and an in-depth appreciation of your field. All fourth year students who are required to submit a thesis for graduation are guaranteed a research project directly supervised by a professor.