College Overview

We serve a regional population of close to 83,000 people, guided by our Values and Mission Statements, and through the leadership of our President and Board of Governors. Each year, we provide instruction in a wide variety of programs to approximately 2100 full-time equivalent (FTE) students, including close to 200 international (FTE) students from more than 30 countries.

Our commitment to providing relevant and quality education is unwavering. Our state of the art campuses and facilities are meeting the East Kootenay's steadily growing demand for skilled workers and employees.

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College of the Rockies is proud to have the British Columbia Education Quality Assurance Designation. Learn more about EQA Designation at:


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We're also proud to have been granted LEED® Canada Certification for our Kootenay Centre South Expansion project. LEED certification is achieved through independent review of building design and construction practices, and it is recognized by the Canadian Green Building Council.