Conestoga joins Brantford's "academic district"

February 27, 2012

The presidents of Conestoga College and Wilfrid Laurier University announced yesterday that the college will start offering business programming in downtown Brantford in September. The programs include a 2-year business diploma and a one-year post-graduate certificate in Human Resources Management, with plans to offer additional programs in the areas of business, community service, health, and media in the future. Conestoga joins WLU, Mohawk College, and Nipissing University in downtown Brantford, enhancing the developing "academic district" and further providing opportunities for higher education. "The presence of Conestoga College will not only enhance the post-secondary opportunities to our citizens and our ability to attract and retain businesses, but also contributes to showcasing Brantford as a Centre of Excellence," says Brantford's mayor. WLU/Conestoga News Release