Columbia International College (CIC) – The largest well known private boarding school in Canada
(UE) Founded since 1979 so far, Columbia International College (CIC) has still been famous as the largest private boarding school of Canada
(UE) Founded since 1979 so far, Columbia International College (CIC) has still been famous as the largest private boarding school of Canada.
1. About Columbia International College
Columbia International College is the largest private boarding foundation school of Canada with over 1,800 international students from 70 different countries of the world. Comprehensive education system of this school is appreciated as a common home in safety and healthy for parents to entrust their children. It is also a safe steppingstone to grow great dreams of the youth.
2. Education quality:
School was recognized by professional organizations:
- Being a member of Association of Education at Ontario and Canada
- Independent School Associations of Ontario (ISAO)
- The Industry Education Council (ICE)
- Canadian Education Center (CEC)
40% of faculty of CIC achieved certificates of Philosophy Doctor or Mater with many teachers who got experiences in international teaching methods. Ratio of 20 students per teacher will ensure necessary care for each individual. CIC is also an official examined center to examination TOEFL iBT, MELAB, CEAL, SSAT, AP.
Remarkable number about quality:
- 100% graduated students were enrolled in colleges and universities
- 5% graduated students were approved to enter 7 leading universities of Canada such as at Toronto, Waterloo, McGill, McMaster, Western Ontario, Alberta, UBC, etc.
3. A convenient location
High school degree of CIC is set in Hamilton_ a friendly and peaceful city with over 500,000 people. Hamilton is the third big city of Ontario State where is covered by conditions of changeable climate at Great Lakes, facilities are modern and convenient. CIC nearly locates in the famous landmarks such as Ontario Place, Canada’s Wonderland, Niagara Fall, African Lion Safari, Royal Bontanical Garden and other attractive tourism destinations. Moreover, Coca-Cola, Pepsi, L’Oreal, RIM (Producer of BlackBerry), Toyota, Honda, Tim Hortons Head Office and Procter & Gamble are some production companies which belong to Hamilton city.
4. Training programs:
- Secondary school degree: Grade 7, 8
- High school degree: Grade 9 to 12
- Foundation programs for entering university
- English programs, SAT
- Summer Camps
5. International students’ support service
- Establishing contact office between school and parents.
- Having consultant staff in directing for each student and consult for university admission.
- Complete developing programs to enhance students’ potentials
- EZ-report card for parents to easily access and follow reports of mid-term, final term and diligence, etc.
- Dormitory with supervision 24/7 or homestay
- Providing programs of study supports, tutors
- Professional staff supports students in extending visas, study overseas certificates, etc.
- Being a partner of over 10 universities which are ready to provide scholarships and accept English free for students graduated from CIC.
In the previous days of May, representative of UE Corporation Ms TrucQuynh Nguyen took a business trip in Canada and met Columbia International College. This visit will tightly connect UE and Columbia International College.