Renewed diploma-to-degree pathways from Fleming College to Royal Roads University

Peterborough ON – (August 30, 2019) Fleming College in Peterborough, Ontario and Royal Roads University in Victoria, British Columbia, have renewed a wide-ranging transfer agreement that provides pathways to five Royal Roads bachelor degrees from 15 Fleming diploma programs. 

Through the renewed agreement, eligible Fleming students in select programs can enter into their third year of study in the following Royal Roads’ degrees: Bachelor of Arts in International Hotel Management, Bachelor of Business Administration in Sustainability and International Business, Bachelor of Arts in Global Tourism, or Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Practice/ Bachelor of Science in Environmental Practice.

“Fleming College is a true partner in building bright and prosperous futures for our students, and we are pleased to continue our strong partnership with Royal Roads University to offer students national pathway opportunities,” said Maureen Adamson, Fleming College President. “Colleges and universities working together create pathways and communities that allow access to innovative education, research and real-world experiences needed for Fleming students to be best-in-class.”

“Royal Roads welcomes students from Fleming College interested in completing their bachelor degrees with us,” says Dr. Stephen Grundy, vice-president academic and provost of Royal Roads University. “We invite you to consider a future at Royal Roads, where we study the tough challenges facing Canada and the world with a focus on practical solutions.”

A full listing of Fleming’s programs available for this education pathway between the institutions can be found at the Fleming College and Royal Roads University websites.

About Fleming College
Located in the heart of Central Ontario, Fleming College has campus locations in Peterborough, Lindsay, Cobourg and Haliburton. Named for famous Canadian inventor and engineer Sir Sandford Fleming, the college features more than 100 full-time programs in Arts and Heritage, Business, Environmental and Natural Resource Sciences, General Arts and Sciences, Health and Wellness, Justice and Community Development, Skilled Trades and Technology, and Continuing Education. Fleming College has more than 6,800 full-time and 10,000 part-time students, and 75,000 alumni.

About Royal Roads University

Royal Roads University, a public university established in 1995, offers a progressive model of post-secondary education, delivering applied and professional programs. The university offers a blended learning experience combining online and on-campus instruction, as well as full time intensive on-campus instruction for undergraduate and graduate degrees, doctoral degrees, certificates and diplomas. It also offers progressive, professional continuing studies programs.

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Media, for more information please contact:

Sara O’Halloran

Communications Officer 

sara.ohalloran@flemingcollege.ca

705.749.5530 x 1366

Cindy MacDougall

Communications Officer, Royal Roads University

Cindy.MacDougall@royalroads.ca

P 250-391-2600 x 4021 C 250-882-3481

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