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Session information

NSCC's Virtual Open House will offer several sessions, many of which highlight some of our many program options. Choose from any of the following to learn more about all NSCC can offer you:

Discover NSCC
Learn more general information about all NSCC has to offer.

Length – 60 minutes

Topics will include: 

  • Overview of 130+ programs
  • NSCC’s experiential learning approach
  • Student services and resources
  • Campus communities across Nova Scotia
  • Scholarships, bursaries and awards
  • Application process
  • Interactive chat and time for Q&A

To register: View schedule and register to attend a Discover NSCC session

Discover NSCC: explore career options
Learn more in-depth details about exploring career options.

Length – 60 minutes

Topics will include:

  • Learn more about who you are, what motivates you and your best career options. 

To register: View schedule and register for Discover NSCC: explore career options session 

How to apply
Learn more in-depth details about the application process and what to expect.

Length – 60 minutes

  • Application process (extended overview)
  • Interactive chat and time for Q&A

**Please note: there is no free application associated with attending this session. 

To register: View schedule and register to attend a how to apply session 

How to apply for NSCC Student Awards
Learn more in-depth details about NSCC's Student Awards program.

Length – 60 minutes

Topics will include:

  • How to apply for awards, scholarships and bursaries
  • Completing your profile in the student awards portal
  • Tips on how to make your student awards application stand-out

To register: View schedule and register for Student Awards session
Program highlights: Academic Upgrading and Skills Development
Learn more in-depth details about Academic Upgrading and Skills Development programs.

Length – 60 minutes

Learn about earning your high school diploma, get the academic credits you need to pursue a post-secondary credential.

Program highlights: Building and Manufacturing
Learn more in-depth details about Building and Manufacturing programs.

Length – 60 minutes

Learn about careers in carpentry, electrical, machining, masonry, pipefitting, welding and more.

To register: View schedule and register for Building and Manufacturing session

View programs: Building and Manufacturing

Program highlights: Business
Learn more in-depth details about Business programs.

Length – 60 minutes

Learn about careers in accounting, administration, finance, human resources, management, marketing, public relations and more.

To register:View schedule and register for Business session

View programs: Business

Program highlights: Creative and Digital Media
Learn more in-depth details about Creative and Digital Media programs.

Length – 60 minutes

Learn about careers in digital animation, gaming, graphic design, journalism, photography, screen arts and more.

To register: View schedule and register for Creative and Digital Media session

View programs: Creative and Digital Media

Program highlights: Culinary and Tourism
Learn more in-depth details about Culinary and Tourism programs.

Length – 60 minutes

Learn about careers in baking and pastry art, culinary management, tourism and more.

To register: View schedule and register for Culinary and Tourism session

View programs: Culinary and Tourism

Program highlights: Engineering Technologies
Learn more in-depth details about Engineering Technologies programs.

Length – 60 minutes

Learn about careers in civil engineering, electrical engineering, electronic engineering, mechanical engineering and more.

To register: View schedule and register for Engineering Technologies session

View programs: Engineering Technologies

Program highlights: Environment, Sustainability and Natural Resources
Learn more in-depth details about Environment, Sustainability and Natural Resources programs.

Length – 60 minutes

Learn about careers in energy sustainability, horticulture and landscape technology, oceans resources and more.

To register:View schedule and register for Environment, Sustainability and Natural Resources session

View programs: Environment, Sustainability and Natural Resources

Program highlights: Health and Wellness
Learn more in-depth details about Health and Wellness programs.

Length – 60 minutes

Learn about careers in continuing care, cosmetology, dental assisting, laboratory technology, pharmacy technician, practical nursing, therapeutic recreation and more.

To register:View schedule and register for Health and Wellness session

View programs: Health and Wellness

Program highlights: IT and Data Analytics
Learn more in-depth details about IT and Data Analytics programs.

Length – 60 minutes

Learn about careers in cyber security, information management, database administration, programming, web development, library and information technology and more.

To register: View schedule and register for IT and Data Analytics session

View programs: IT and Data Analytics

Program highlights: Language and Cultural Studies
Learn more in-depth details about Language and Cultural Studies programs.

Length – 60 minutes

Learn about studying English as a second language, American Sign Language, deaf studies and more.

To register:View schedule and register for Language and Cultural Studies session

View programs: Language and Cultural Studies

Program highlights: Marine
Learn more in-depth details about Marine programs.

Length – 60 minutes

Learn about programs like marine engineering, marine geomatics, marine technology and more.

To register:View schedule and register for Marine session

View programs:Marine

Program highlights: Social and Community Supports
Learn more in-depth details about Social and Community Supports programs.

Length – 60 minutes

Learn about careers in addictions and outreach, child and youth care, criminal justice, disability supports and services, mental health recovery and promotion, recreation, security and more.

To register:View schedule and register for Social and Community Supports session

View programs: Social and Community Supports

Program highlights: Surveying, Mapping and Geomatics
Learn more in-depth details about Surveying, Mapping and Geomatics programs.

Length – 60 minutes

Learn about cartography, geographic information systems, geomatics, geospatial data analysis, remote sensing, surveying and more.

To register: View schedule and register for Surveying, Mapping and Geomatics  session

View programs: Surveying, Mapping and Geomatics

Program highlights: Transportation
Learn more in-depth details about Transportation programs.

Length – 60 minutes

Learn about careers in airplane maintenance, car repair, diesel repair, heavy equipment repair, motorcycle maintenance and more.

To register:View schedule and register for Transportation session

View programs: Transportation