Why Okanagan College
Why Okanagan College?
Okanagan College transforms lives and communities. That's what our mission statement says and so do our students, instructors, alumni and the industry professionals who rely on Okanagan College to produce highly skilled and job-ready graduates to answer the needs of our communities.
With a rich history that dates back more than four decades, Okanagan College is British Columbia's second largest public post-secondary college east of the lower Mainland. Okanagan College offers students a variety of programs at four unique campuses in the interior of the province including: Penticton, Kelowna, Vernon and Salmon Arm.
There are a number of reasons to choose Okanagan College. From the stunning locations of our campuses to the strong ties our college shares with industry -- to program development that meets the needs of a changing economy and personal interaction with professors -- Okanagan College works for students.
You have seen some of the faces of our students on this website; they all have different reasons for choosing Okanagan College. Here's what some of them have to say about becoming an Okanagan College student or check out the videos on the right.