College education and its programs
According to the education ministry, a college education program is an integrated group of learning activities that aims to attain educational objectives according to determined standards.
A recognized diploma?
Each program of study leads to a diploma of college studies (DEC – Diplôme d’études collégiales) issued by the Ministry or an attestation of college studies (AEC – Attestation d’études collégiales) issued by cégeps.
To better understand college education…
And better support your child, view the video about the influence of parents on their child’s college studies. (in French)