triOS College and Mohawk College Celebrate Expansion of Mississauga Campus
September 22nd, 2023
MISSISSAUGA – On Thursday, September 21st, triOS College, in partnership with Mohawk College, celebrated the expansion of their campus in the heart of Mississauga.
The campus, which officially opened in September 2022, has now been expanded to 35 classrooms and additional space for student support staff, allowing for more students to receive practical, hands-on instruction and extensive student support services in Mississauga.
The Mohawk College Early Childhood Education diploma program is now offered at the Mississauga campus. Mohawk has been training Early Childhood Educators in Hamilton since 1994 and now offers the same program in Mississauga to support the high employment demand in the area.
“The expansion of this campus is a wonderful opportunity to train more international students for in-demand careers, right here, in Mississauga. The expanded space also includes additional space for student events, additional student support staff, and expanded career services staff to support student success”, said CEO Frank Gerencser.
“With this expansion and our continued partnership with triOS College, we are offering more programs and serving more students at a time when the community, and the province, have an acute need for a trained workforce,” said Mohawk College President and CEO Ron J. McKerlie. “Our mission at Mohawk College is to educate and prepare highly skilled graduates for success and contribution to the community, Canada and the world. The education taking place at the Mohawk College Mississauga Campus is truly aligned with that mission.”
Attendees at the expansion celebration included:
• Frank Gerencser, CEO triOS College
• Ron McKerlie, President Mohawk College
• Sheref Sabawy – MPP Mississauga-Erin Mills
• Deepak Anand – MPP Mississauga-Malton
• As well as other members of the triOS and Mohawk teams, existing students, and other members of the community
The mission of triOS College Business Technology Healthcare Inc. is to help students become job-ready graduates. triOS College is a private career college with 9 campuses across Ontario focused on providing practical hands-on training that students need to be successful in their chosen careers.
triOS College offers a wide variety of programs that are highly relevant in today’s job market within Business, Technology, Healthcare, Law, Supply Chain, and Gaming and design. The program curriculum is extremely comprehensive and is uniquely developed with input from industry leaders to provide the highest quality education.
Canadian-owned and operated, triOS College is proud to be recognized as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies for twelve years in a row. triOS has been awarded the Platinum designation for redefining post-secondary education by listening to students and employer needs to deliver effective results. Since its inception in 1992, triOS College has prepared over 40,000 job-ready graduates for rewarding careers.
About Mohawk College
Mohawk College educates and serves more than 32,500 full-time, part-time, apprenticeship and international students at four main campuses in Hamilton, Ontario and learning hubs across Hamilton through City School by Mohawk, as well as at the Mohawk College Mississauga Campus in partnership with triOS College. Mohawk is committed to upholding an equitable, diverse and inclusive learning, working and engaging environment for students, employees and the community. The college is among the top colleges for applied research in Canada. It has been named one of Hamilton-Niagara’s top employers and one of Canada’s greenest employers, and holds a GOLD STARS rating from AASHE for sustainability achievements. More than 165,000 people have graduated from Mohawk since it was founded.