Heritage College, Gatineau, Quebec

325 Boulevard de la Cité-des-Jeunes, Gatineau, Quebec J8Y 6T3
Estd 2001

Updated on - May 30th, 2022 | 08:22 AM By Venushree Agarwal

Overview Content

Cegep Heritage College is an English-language college in the Outaouais region. Cegep Heritage College is the only public, tuition-free, Anglophone CEGEP in Western Quebec that provides post-secondary English language education. The primary mission of Cegep Heritage College is to provide a diverse and innovative community-driven education experience. It has more than 1500 students enrolled in Regular Education Programs and Continuing Education. Cegep Heritage College offers 2-year pre-university programs and 3-year career programs to the students which leads to a Diploma of College Studies (DEC). The Centre for Continuing Education at Cegep Heritage offers 1-year programs leading to Attestations of College Studies (AEC). The academic requirements for international students applying for the various programs at Cegep Heritage are any education certificates that are equivalent to the Quebec Secondary V Diploma including specific program pre-requisites and requirements.

When was Cegep Heritage College Established?

Cegep Heritage College was founded in 1969. It achieved its fully autonomous status in 1988. 

Where is Cegep Heritage College?

Cegep Heritage College is located in Gatineau, Canada. It is one of the 48 CEGEPs in Canada.

Education at Cegep Heritage College

Why Choose Cegep Heritage College?

Cegep Heritage College is the only public CEGEP in Western Quebec that offers post-secondary English language education. It offers a range of diverse programs that make the students ready for successful entry to the workforce or for further studies. The enrollment stats and other information of Cegep Heritage College are given below:

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Student Space and Services at Cegep Heritage College

Cegep Heritage College is a student-centered community and provides various facilities and support/ services to the students to have an enjoyable college experience and also enhance their academic skills through a personal and supportive environment. The amenities offered at Cegep Heritage College include:

  1. Recreational Activities
  2. Sexual Violence One-Stop Service (SVOSS)
  3. Cafeteria
  4. Bookstore
  5. Personal & Career Counselling
  6. Fitness Centre
  7. Learning Accommodations
  8. Health and Wellness
  9. Academic Advising
  10. Student Association and Clubs
  11. Brigil Learning Center (BLC)
  12. Indigenous Centre
  13. Parking
  14. Technical Support
  15. Omnivox
  16. Financial Assistance
  17. Athletics
  18. Alliance Sport-Études

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Student Population at Cegep Heritage College

Heritage College accepts students from all over the world. it has a total enrollment of over 1,500 students from across the globe in regular education and continuing education programs.

Cegep Heritage College Rankings

Cégep Heritage College is the only public, tuition-free, Anglophone CEGEP in Western Quebec. It has rankings from various organizations thus becoming a part of the top universities worldwide. Some of the rankings of Cegep Heritage College is shown below:

  • Uni page rankings ranked heritage college in world ranking #11129
  • Uni page rankings ranked heritage college in country ranking #216

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Admission Details

How Can I Get Into Cegep Heritage College?

Heritage College provides a variety of personal and professional development courses, customized training for the business groups, and also conducts workshops. The admission requirement of Heritage College are:

  • Birth certificate copy indicating the date and place of birth of the applicant
  • An official stamped copy of high school diploma (senior high school, secondary school)
  • Academic grades certificate of the last 2 years of high school studies
  • Non-native applicants are required to submit a valid TOEFL test score

Acceptance Rate

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TOEFL Requirements

Min. 71

Minimum Score
IELTS Requirements

Min. 5.5

Application Website

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Average Tuition Fees

The tuition fee varies for the Canadian candidates and the international applicants. The full-time course tuition fee for Quebec resident candidates is $163 and for the non-Quebec candidates, it is $1703. For the international students, the full-time pre-university tuition fee is $6119 and the part-time pre-university tuition fee is $29.77.

Degree Type Tuition Fees
Diploma $9116
Undergraduate $9116
Post Graduate -

Application Details

Heritage College offers a number of programs to the students who have completed their secondary examination. The application process for international students is given below:

  • The applicant should visit the official application website and select the "International students" link to apply for the respective course at Cegep Heritage College.
  • The application should be filled and submitted to the official website.
  • The selected applicants will receive an official letter of acceptance from the Heritage College.
  • The students then have to apply for the “Quebec Certificate of Acceptance for Studies” issued by the government of Quebec (by using Government of Quebec website).
  • After receiving the Quebec Certificate of Acceptance, the candidates can apply for a “Study Permit” from the Government of Canada (by using the Government of Canada website).
  • An application fee is $75 should be paid.
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Other Fees

The other fee at Heritage College includes the student association fee, registration fee, common educational fee, computer user fee, etc. 

  • Student Association fee is $15.
  • Registration fee is $20
  • The common educational fee is $25
  • The computer user fee is $10
  • The special fees are $93
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Courses Fees

Heritage College offers career programs such as two-year Pre-University programs, 3-year-Career programs as well as continuing education programs in various disciplines such as computer science, accounting, electronics, IT, etc. The course fee depends on if it is a part-time credit course, a part-time non-credit course, or any other course.

Diploma Courses:

Diploma in Computer Science

Course Fees: $9495

Diploma in Accounting and Management Technology

Course Fees: $9495

Diploma in Nursing

Course Fees: $14545

Diploma in Visual Arts

Course Fees: $9495

Diploma in Graphic and Web Design

Course Fees: $9495

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Contact Information

The Heritage College's main building at 325 Cité des Jeunes is open from 06:45 am to 08:00 pm on all weekdays. The other services are available in-office hours from 08:00 am to 04:00 pm. The contact number is 819 778 2270.

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