Demand for skills pushes Ontario college enrolment up

September 10, 2007

St. Clair College has announced an 11.7% enrolment increase for the 2007/08 school year. In Ontario, first-year college enrolment increased by an average of 8.3%.  The surge in college enrolment reflects that employers increasingly expect and demand formal training and education: "They need employees with skills and knowledge who can hit the ground running."  The Windsor Star