Students rank Lakeland among best in Canada< More Stories
“We’re thrilled to receive this recognition, and pleased our students are not only getting a quality education but happy to be at Lakeland while pursuing their post-secondary studies.
"We’ve created an environment where our students can develop the confidence and groundwork to succeed. I also want to credit our staff - they work hard and are committed to ensuring Lakeland continues to inspire lifelong learning and leadership through experience, excellence and innovation,” says Alice Wainwright-Stewart, president and CEO, Lakeland College.
Here are a few of Lakeland’s placements in the college rankings:
- 1st in Most Recommended by Students - Likelihood of students recommending their school to other students
- 1st in Best Academic Counselling - Supportive, effective, and available academic counselling services
- 1st in Most Approachable Professors - Professors are easy to talk to and accessible outside of class
- 2nd in Best Overall Value - The quality of educational experience for the costs associated
- 2nd in Happiest Students - The overall levels of happiness or unhappiness students feel about their experiences at school
- 2nd in Most Skills-Focused Curriculum - Pedagogical focus on learning skills rather than rote memorization
- 2nd in Most Involved Students - Conducive and supportive environment for getting involved in extra-curricular activities
- 3rd in Best Career Services - Availability and quality of career services (e.g. resume review, cover letter support, interview guidance, etc.
- 3rd in Best for Getting a Job - Sense of comfort in obtaining target jobs upon graduation or shortly thereafter
- 4th in Best for Employer Recruiting - Employers choosing to recruit students from the school either on- or off-campus
- 4th in Friendliest Students - An environment of letting people in and making them feel welcome
- 10th in Most Entrepreneurial Students - Supportive culture towards launching businesses and ventures
Visit campusrankings.com to see all of the results from the survey.
Download a poster of the Best in Canada overview infographic (11X17 pdf) by clicking on the infographic below. You may also download a 2-page letter-sized version of Best in Canada (pdf).