What is opportunity?
Get ready for an exciting career journey.
From start to finish, your career path will be an adventure. You’ll encounter twists, turns, and surprises along the way. Count on Bow Valley College to help you reach your next triumphant milestone. Starting with one of over 40 career diplomas and certificates, academic upgrading or English language classes, you’ll be prepared for success. Beyond graduation, take your career even further with post-diploma certificates and continuing education courses.
Your career is going to be an exciting one. Get ready.
A spark of interest.
A new future.
Will Info Night change your path?
Find a program that matches your career goals at Bow Valley College Info Night. Connect with instructors and current or former students to get the inside track on programs and courses. There’s no telling where the right career can take you.
Find everything you need to build a bright career. Exclusive programs. Relevant Skills. Flexible Options.
Health and Wellness
A career in health and wellness is more than a job. It means choosing a future of caring. You'll have the power to change lives and make a real difference. Hands-on training and real-world practical experience prepare you for a career in hospitals, pharmacies, clinics and more. At the School of Health and Wellness, you'll build a healthy career and a healthier Alberta.
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From Canmore to Strathmore, our Regional Stewardship program offers you the chance to learn close to home. Get the benefits of a city college... without a city commute.
Different local courses are offered at each campus. See what's available near you:
- High River
Chiu School of Business
Start an exciting new career...or get ahead in one you already love. Prepare for your future with fast, flexible, and affordable programs at the Chiu School of Business. From certificates and diplomas to career certifications and post-diploma certificates, we'll help you achieve the education you want and succeed in the workforce faster.
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Welcome to the Bow Valley College Alumni Association. You've worked hard. Now you can enjoy all the perks available to our graduates. Reap the benefits of exclusive discounts, job postings, and networking events. Stay connected, stay informed, and stay in touch!
School of Global Access
Live, study, work, and thrive in Canada. Learn the language and intercultural skills you need for Canada's workforce from Calgary's largest English Language Learning (ELL) provider. We work with newcomers to Canada, Canadian citizens, international learners, and corporate clients.
Are you coming to Bow Valley College from another country? Prepare for education, work, or life in Canada with International English Language Learning (ELL) courses. Or, get ready for employment success in Canada with one- and two-year career programs.
"Bow Valley College is really amazing. I met people from other countries and cultures and now I have good friends from around the world. I really like the College's multicultural atmosphere and learner-centred approach."
Local presence. Global influence.
You'll find our learners almost everywhere. They're using the skills they developed at Bow Valley College to improve lives and strengthen communities around the globe. We draw on over 30 years of international experience to make the world a better place. Join us, and let your education take you anywhere.
"My experience in the Interior Decorating Program was a positive one. The combination of class work, field trips, and work experience has been invaluable to me as I embark on my career."
Interior Decorating Program graduate and the 2017 recipient of the Governor General’s Award
Monday Mar 19, 2018 - Friday Mar 23, 2018
IC Week: Broadening the Scope
This year's Intercultural Week aims to expose you to new ideas, engage with people from different walks of life, and challenge what you think you know about others.
Wednesday Mar 21, 2018
Bow Valley College North Campus (332 - 6 Ave SE)
Info Night - Creative technologies and post-diploma certificate programs
Find a program that matches your career goals
Thursday Mar 22, 2018
Room N223, 2nd floor, North Campus
Make Job Fairs Work for You
Bow Valley College's next job fair is coming up on April 5, 2018. Are you ready?
Wednesday Mar 28, 2018
N322, Intercultural Centre
Teach your Talent: Dot Mandalas
Join learner Shaleen Hirji for an interactive workshop on how to use mandala designs to create decorative art.
Thursday Mar 29, 2018
N322, Intercultural Centre
Learner Insights: What I have learned from PTSD
Bow Valley College learner, Alexia Lavigne, hosts a workshop on post-traumatic stress disorder and discusses her continued journey of awareness building and healing.
Thursday Apr 05, 2018
The Market, South Campus, Second Floor
Meet potential employers, get help with your resume, and enter for a chance to win an iPad Mini!
Wednesday Apr 11, 2018
South Campus Atrium
Cultural Insights: Earth Day
Earth Day: Transparency and Sustainability. Join us for an interactive display that explores environmental justice and social sustainability.
Monday Apr 16, 2018
S2009/10/11 South Campus
Learning Boot Camp
Attend Learning Boot Camp to sharpen your study, learning, and organizational skills. Learn how to balance work, life, and school while connecting with students, staff, and campus services.
Make the most of your campus life. From childcare to counselling or even help with your taxes, it's all here. A full array of supportive campus services makes it easier for you to meet your goals. Your job is to have a dream. Our job is to help you achieve it.
The Iniikokaan Centre
Find increased success with programs and services at our gathering place. The Iniikokaan Centre helps you meet your goals. You'll find academic and program advice and elder counselling. Come for information — stay to enjoy the strength and diversity of our First Nations, Métis, and Inuit students and staff.
Heart of the East Village
From beautiful riverside paths to popular restaurants, Bow Valley College's downtown campus puts you where the excitement is. Enjoy your lunch on a grassy riverbank in Calgary's East Village, or meet up with friends to explore the popular Stephen Avenue. Study on a sunny campus rooftop patio or in a cozy coffee shop. Find all that downtown Calgary has to offer, right at our doorstep.
Get a quality college education without the commute. If you live outside Calgary, you'll still find unique offerings close to home in seven locations in the Calgary Region: Airdrie, Banff, Canmore, Cochrane, High River, Okotoks, and Strathmore.Learn More
World Class Facilities
Think community, not classrooms. Our downtown campus offers modern classrooms...and so much more. You live a full, busy life. We do our best to make earning your education easier. From fresh food to a medical centre and child care, our Calgary campus has everything you need to make your student life more enjoyable.Learn More