Fanshawe College


Fanshawe College

Infobox University


name = Fanshawe College of Applied Arts and Technology
motto = Community Driven... Student Focused
established = 1967
type = Public
president = Dr. Howard Rundle
faculty =
city = London
state = Ontario
country = Canada
undergrad = 15,000 full-time
5,000 part-time
postgrad =
postgrad_label = Certificate, Diploma, Applied Degree
faculty = 394 full-time (212 male, 182 female)
campus = Urban
mascot = Falcon
free_label = Sports teams
free = Fanshawe Falcons|
website = http://www.fanshawec.ca

Fanshawe College is a large community college in London, Ontario, Canada. It also has campuses in Simcoe, St. Thomas, Woodstock, Tillsonburg, and Strathroy. There are about 15 000 full-time students and 5 000 part-time students. Fanshawe College has over 100,000 alumni.

History

The London campus was founded in 1962 as the Ontario Vocational Centre (OVC). In 1967 it became Fanshawe College, one of a province-wide system of colleges of applied arts and technology, also referred to as community colleges. Area campuses were subsequently established in Woodstock, St. Thomas, and Simcoe.

Campus

London Campus

The London, Ontario, Canada campus covers 100 acres (0.4 km²) and has twenty buildings, including two residences for 800 students. A third residence is under construction.

imcoe Campus

t. Thomas Campus

Woodstock Campus

Tillsonburg Campus

trathroy campus

Programs

Fanshawe College has over 100 full-time post-secondary programs, as well as apprentice and adult training programs. Many post-secondary programs have a co-operative education component. Program areas include:

* [http://www.fanshawec.ca/art/default.asp Art and Design]
* [http://www.fanshawec.ca/building/default.asp Building Technology]
* [http://www.fanshawec.ca/business/default.asp Business Studies]
* [http://www.fanshawec.on.ca/communication/default.asp Contemporary Media]
* [http://www.fanshawec.ca/ce/default.asp Continuing Education]
* [http://www.fanshawec.on.ca/general/ Language and Liberal Studies]
* [http://www.fanshawec.ca/health/default.asp Health Sciences]
* [http://www.fanshawec.ca/human/default.asp Human Services]
* [http://infotech.fanshawec.ca/ Information Technology]
* [http://www.fanshawec.on.ca/manufacturing/default.asp Manufacturing Sciences]
* [http://www.fanshawec.on.ca/motive/default.asp Motive Power Technology]
* [http://www.fanshawec.on.ca/programs/mia2.asp Music Industry Arts]
* [http://www.fanshawec.on.ca/tourism/default.asp Tourism & Hospitality]

External links

* [http://www.fanshawec.ca/ Fanshawe College]
* [http://www.fsu.on.ca/ Fanshawe Student Union]
* [http://www.local109.org/ OPSEU Local 109 Support Union]
* [http://www.opseu110.ca/ OPSEU Local 110 Faculty Union]


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