$23 million for Medicine Hat College

November 21, 2007

Alberta has announced $23 million for improvements to Medicine Hat College, adding almost 600 additional student seats (400 in trades).  The investment "will help address industry demand by increasing student access to welding, automotive technician and heavy equipment technician programs."  $4.5 million will expand labs, $11.7 million will renovate a 36-year-old building, and $3.6 million will go to the College's Encana Power Engineering Technology Centre.