Online Learning

Are you interested in post-secondary education from the comfort of your own home?

There are many opportunities for online distance learning for upgrading, diplomas and degrees!

Below is a list of online programs – this will get you started, but it is not a complete list as new opportunities are offered all the time.

Click the titles below for more information.

Canadian Virtual University – An Association of Universities across Canada offering online and distance courses – Partnership of 22 Ontario colleges offering over 900 courses

University of Guelph - Office of Open Learning (distance education courses)

University of Waterloo – Centre for Extended Learning (distance education courses)


MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) - Free open courseware

The Open University – UK - Distance learning courses, often without entry requirements

* Did you know that Distance Education may qualify for the same Financial Aid as in-class programs? Check out the Government of Canada website for more information

Other resource links

Database of Canadian universities with online courses

Database of Canadian trade school, college, university programs online

Government of Canada site for post-secondary learning resources including financial aid resources


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