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St. Lawrence College earns straight A’s in Key Performance Indicators

2015-04-15, 10:34 AM

St. Lawrence College continues to score high marks in the latest Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) report as a result of satisfaction surveys with students, graduates, and employers. With a Graduate Employment Rate of 88.1 per cent, SLC graduates are clearly well prepared for their chosen careers.

“Receiving the release of the KPI results is as stressful as getting your final grades,” said Glenn Vollebregt, President and CEO of St. Lawrence College. “It’s like our own report card on how our students and graduates mark us on some very important components, and we’re thrilled that we continue to earn high marks year after year from our most important audience.”

St. Lawrence College also scored “A’s” in the following areas:

86.1 per cent in Graduate Satisfaction
80.7 per cent in Student Satisfaction
87.0 per cent in Employer Satisfaction

St. Lawrence College offers more than 85 full-time programs on our three campuses in Brockville, Cornwall, and Kingston, and online. We offer diplomas, degrees, fast-track programs, graduate certificates, apprenticeships, Second Career training, as well as Career/College Prep.

Since 1998, the provincial KPIs have been gathered annually by two independent research firms for the colleges and for the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities. The most recent data was collected from March 2014 to February 2015.

Provincial KPI results are available at www.collegesontario.org.

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About St. Lawrence College

With three friendly campuses in Brockville, Cornwall, and Kingston, St. Lawrence College is an integral part of the economic life and social fabric of Eastern Ontario with a close-knit community of 7,000 full-time students, and more than 70,000 proud alumni. Hundreds are also enrolled in our online and continuing education courses each year. As part of our ongoing sustainability initiatives, the College boasts more than 1,600 rooftop solar modules on our Kingston and Brockville campuses, the largest solar roof-top installation of any post-secondary institution in Canada. The college has many Applied Research projects in progress, as well, our Corporate Learning and Performance Improvement group has helped more than 350 organizations grow and prosper. Through our Employment Service offices we work with thousands of clients annually.

Media Contact:
Laura Tulchinsky
St. Lawrence College, Communications
613-544-5400, ext. 1291
Cell: 613-329-2451