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Assiniboine Community College
Location: 1430 Victoria Avenue East
Brandon, MB R7A 2A9
Phone: (204) 725-8700
Fax: (204) 726-6753
Website: http://www.assiniboine.net
 
Assiniboine Community College (ACC) has been in the business of providing quality education and training for more than 35 years. ACC has a staff of 240 full-time and 300 part-time employees. The college first opened its doors in 1961. ACC offers 30 programs full-time, on-campus, day programs and seven apprenticeship programs. There are 1700 full-time, 600 apprenticeship students and about 6,000 community learning, distance education and contract training students.
 
There are five Divisions:
  • Agriculture and Rural Enterprise
  • Business and Tourism
  • Health and Human Services
  • Information Technologies
  • Trades
All programs are designed around the needs of business and industry, and a number of co-operative education work programs are available. The College also is responsible for agriculture training for the entire province and offers market driven training programs throughout southwestern Manitoba.
 
In addition to being the first college in Canada to have a home page, ACC has 19 computer labs with up-to-date software, giving it the best ratio of computers to students of any post secondary institution in Manitoba. Business and technology labs, and trades workshops are also well equipped. Assiniboine Community College is recognized as a leader in distance-delivered education, is the exclusive provider of training for practical nurses in Manitoba and offers a wide variety of Continuing Education courses, both credit and general interest.