In addition to the $20M student residence expansion the College of the Rockies (COTR) has expanded its course curriculum to build a skilled regional workforce with practical and applicable skills for the future.

  • Business, Finance and Accounting
  • Fine Arts, Humanities and Social Science
  • Health and Human Sciences
  • Industry and Trades Training
  • Tourism, Recreation and Hospitality
  • University Studies – UVic Partner
  • Continuing Education

College of the Rockies serves a regional population of close to 83,000 people, guided by a Mission, Vision, and Values, and through the leadership of a President and Board of Governors. Each year, they 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.

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

Cranbrook is home to two campuses: the main campus houses the majority of the administrative departments and student services, and the Gold Creek campus offers a variety of trades programs.