Algonquin Careers Academy

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Algonquin Careers Academy is a Canadian owned career college providing career training in Business, Healthcare, Legal and Travel and Tourism since 1981.

Classes are taught by industry professionals who understand and believe in their students’ career choices. Algonquin Careers Academy staff and instructors are committed to professional development and involvement in the industry and offer a variety of network contacts and assistance with employment opportunities.  

Algonquin Careers Academy Programs



  • Fitness and Health Promotion
  • Intra Oral Dental Assisting Level 1 & 2
  • Medical Esthetician
  • Medical Laboratory Assistant/Technician
  • Medical Office Assistant
  • Personal Support Worker
  • Pharmacy Assistant
  • Pharmacy Technician



  • Accounting & Payroll
  • Business Management

Legal Studies 

  • Law Clerk
  • Paralegal

Travel and Hospitality


  • Hotel/Resort Management
  • Travel Counsellor

Associations and Industry Partners

  • Association of Canadian Travel Agencies (ACTA)
  • Canadian Council for Accreditation of Pharmacy Programs (CCAPP)
  • Canadian Institute of Travel Counsellors (CITC)  
  • Canadian Pharmacy Technician Educators Association (CPTEA)  
  • Canadian Society of Medical Laboratory Science (CSMLS)
  • Career Colleges Ontario (CCO)
  • Law Society of Ontario (LSO)
  • Medical Laboratory Professionals Association of Ontario (MLPO)
  • National Association of Career Colleges (NACC)
  • National Dental Assisting Education Board (NDAEB)
  • Ontario Association of Career Colleges (OACC)  
  • Ontario College of Pharmacists (OCP)
  • ULawPractice 

Algonquin has established excellent relationships with employers, enabling students to complement their classroom learning with real life experience through non-paid, co-op work placements.  Small class sizes and the co-op placements gain confidence in their skills which opens doors to their future careers.

  Algonquin Careers Academy Locations

  • Mississauga:     3025 Hurontario Street, Suite 600
  • Ottawa:              1830 Bank Street


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