Education

Fisheries

  • Local institutions Université Sainte-Anne and Nova Scotia Community College (NSCC)
  • 62 programs in fisheries and aquaculture, engineering, biological sciences, and technical trades at all levels
  • Specialist education programs: biological sciences at Université Sainte-Anne and Acadia University, marine resources at NSCC, fisheries and aquaculture at NSCC School of Fisheries
  • Specialist fisheries training: NSCC School of Fisheries offers training programs for fish harvesting industry and for small vessel operators
  • Access to a potential workforce of nearly 1,500 graduates in fisheries and aquaculture, engineering, biological sciences, and technical trades

Forestry

  • Local institutions Université Sainte-Anne and Nova Scotia Community College (NSCC)
  • 68 programs in environmental sciences, engineering, biological sciences, and technical trades at all levels
  • Access talent from specialist education programs:

    — Biological sciences at Université Sainte-Anne and
    Acadia University

    Diploma and certificate programs in engineering technology at NSCC

    Sustainable Forest Management program at Dalhousie University
  • Access to a potential workforce of over 1,600 graduates in environmental sciences, engineering, biological sciences, and technical trades through regional education institutions

Renewable Energy

  • Local institutions Université Sainte-Anne and Nova Scotia Community College (NSCC)
  • 70 programs in environmental sciences, energy, engineering, biological sciences, and technical trades at all levels
  • Access talent from specialist education programs:

    Biological sciences at Université Sainte-Anne and Acadia University

    Diploma and certificate programs in geographic sciences, geomatics, engineering technology at NSCC

    Master of Science in Applied Geomatics (NSCC joint M.Sc. with Acadia University)
  • Access to a potential workforce of nearly 1,800 graduates in environmental sciences, energy, engineering, biological sciences, and technical trades through regional education institutions

News

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