What our students are saying

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“Being part of Okanagan College has been an amazing experience. I have made so many friends here and have felt so welcomed. I feel connected to the community and feel at home here.”

- Mustafa Zakreet, Syrian Refugee and Salmon Arm student

Okanagan College asks student about their experience frequently. Here's a snapshot of data from the 2016 BC Student Outcomes Survey of Okanagan College students.

  • 100 per cent of bachelor degree graduates said they were satisfied or very satisfied with their education. 90 per cent said they would select the same program again. 97 per cent are in the labour force, making an average of $53,000 per year.
  • 94 per cent of apprentices surveyed said they were satisfied or very satisfied with their education. 96 per cent are in the labour force, earning an average wage of $27 per hour.
  • 93 per cent of those who took diplomas, certificates or associate degrees said they were satisfied or very satisfied with their education.