Academy of Learning P.E.I. has received the Academy of Learning Franchisee of the Year award for Canada.
Katherine McQuaid, director of training, and Don Josey, president, were presented with the award recently at the Academy of Learning annual convention held in Miami, Florida.
The award recognizes the franchisee that yields high graduate-completion and graduate-employment success rates, displays commitment to quality educational programming, and delivers high levels of student services.
Academy of Learning has been developing and offering computer and business training across Canada since being established 1987. Since then this private career college has expanded to 74 campuses nationwide.
Academy of Learning also has several international locations in Australia, India, New Zealand, Saudi Arabia, and the United States.
Academy of Learning P.E.I. opened in 1994 and offers programs in business and office administration, accounting, health care, and information technology and has over 100 short courses at three Island campuses — Slemon Park, Charlottetown, and Montague.
This private career college also has articulation agreements with four universities and is constantly expanding program delivery to meet labour market demands.