Lakehead University and Georgian College signed an agreement on Thursday June 8th, formalizing their partnership to bring increased degree options to central Ontario. They also announced the latest offering of two new combined programs to begin September 2018.
Presidents of the two institutions signed the Lakehead-Georgian Partnership in front of both boards of governors, government representatives and invited special guests.
Georgian College President and CEO Dr. MaryLynn West-Moynes said “With the Lakehead campus in Orillia and Georgian’s main campus in Barrie, we are proud to serve students and employers with innovative, collaborative programs for today’s economy.”
Lakehead-Georgian programs will allow students to complete a university degree and college credential in only four years, combining academic and applied learning to graduate job-ready.