Yorkville University began with a simple idea: offer flexible, rigorous and career focused degrees on campus and online to people who are on a purposeful path. Since 2004, Yorkville University has successfully grown to encompass three campuses from coast to coast and conferred degrees on thousands of graduates. Their proud graduates use their degrees to launch, advance or change careers. Yorkville University’s degrees are designed to equip graduates with the professional knowledge, skills and designations that employers value. Flexible degree programs can be taken on campus or online, or a combination of both.
The mission of Yorkville University is to build a national university that provides practitioner-oriented degree programs, leading to professional careers that are personally rewarding and contribute to the betterment of society.
Yorkville University welcomes international students from around the world. In fact, students from more than 35 countries have graduated from our career-focused degree programs. Yorkville University’s west coast campus is located in beautiful Vancouver, a global city with strong cultural connections to the Asia-Pacific region.
Why Yorkville University?
- Flexible Learning: Balance one's studies and personal life with a flexible course load and choice of online or on campus classes. Accelerated Degrees - by allowing students to continue their studies year-round, with no forced breaks, studying at Yorkville gives students the opportunity to graduate faster. They also provide optimum credit transfers based on your previous learning. Year-Round Start Dates - students can start their program as soon as they are ready with various start dates throughout the year.
- Resources and Support: Student Assistance - Succeed in one's studies with the support of program advisors who can help students achieve their academic goals, and the student success team who provide health, wellness and career supports. Tutoring Support - Yorkville’s Learning Success Centre is available online for quick help and study resources, including 24/7 tutoring. Writing Lab - APA and writing tutoring services are available to assist students with academic writing.
- Enhanced Learning: Small Class Sizes - Get personalized attention in an average class size of 20 students and learn through active participation. Networking - Build lifelong relationships with students and professors as part of teamwork, discussions and assignments. Experienced Faculty - Benefit from the knowledge of Yorkville faculty who have years of experience in their respective fields, and can use that expertise to help you achieve your own career goals.