Fast Facts

Canada’s information and communications technology (ICT) professional workforce grew from about 650,000 to 800,000 over the past 10 years. From entrepreneurs to consulting firms to hospitals, organizations can’t find enough people with the tech skills they need.


Canada Tech Education

  • 10% increase in the number of students applying to university engineering programs in 2012. Ontario Universities Application Centre.  Preliminary Undergraduate Application Statistics

  • 4 out of 10 senior year university students have done a practicum, internship, field experience, co-op or clinical assignment. Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada - How universities are producing the workforce Canada needs

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