Royal Roads University
Royal Roads University is present in Colwood, Greater Victoria, British Columbia. It is a public university which is considered to be "Canada's University for Working Professionals".
Royal Roads Military College was closed in the year 1995, and the government of British Columbia awarded Royal Roads University license to open as a public university with professional focus. This university sustains strong ties with the Canadian Forces. The programs of this university were at first aimed at military personnel and other public servants. The alumni of Royal Roads Military College are believed alumni of this university and are always asked by the university to take part in alumni events and the alumni network. This university provides applied and professional programs at both the undergraduate and graduate level, concentrating on graduate level career growth. Education in Canada is highly regarded and so is this university.
The programs are chiefly provided on line, with periodic on campus residencies for head to head intensive sessions. This format is designed to support working professionals, who might finish the programs at a distance.
The Globe and Mail Canadian University Report offered this university grades in specific categories together with 55 other universities. This university was one among the 14 universities in the under 4000 students assessment pool to get a grade of B-.