Most Powerful Postsecondary quotations
Ontario’s colleges and universities offer our young people life-changing opportunities. With an education, you can go anywhere and do anything. I am so impressed with the way our postsecondary students are engaging in their communities, and I am inspired by their hope and optimism. They are not the leaders of tomorrow – they are leaders today.
Unemployment rates among Americans who never went to college are about double that of those who have a postsecondary education.
By 2018, an estimated 63 percent of all new U.
S. jobs will require workers with an education beyond high school. For our young people to get those jobs, they first need to graduate from high school ready to start a postsecondary education.
We want to build the most entrepreneurial postsecondary system in North America.
That's why we're pleased that academic institutions, like Algonquin College, University of Ottawa and Carlton University are working to make that happen through the Campus-Linked Accelerator program. They are helping nurture our business visionaries and igniting their entrepreneurial spirit, helping them to succeed and to expand our economy.
A postsecondary education is the ticket to economic success in America.