College of the North Atlantic - St. Anthony

St. Anthony, Newfoundland and Labrador | Public University | Established 1997

About us

College of the North Atlantic (CNA) is Newfoundland and Labrador’s (NL) public college – one of the largest post-secondary educational and skills training centres in Atlantic Canada, with a history dating back over 55 years. Today, College of the North Atlantic has 17 campus locations, which include facilities throughout Newfoundland and Labrador; thousands of students studying at various partner universities in China; and, a technical education college for the State of Qatar in the Middle East. In NL, CNA has over 100 full-time program offerings for approximately 9,000 students each year.

CNA continues to have the lowest tuition fees of any post-secondary institution in Atlantic Canada. CNA offers an impressive world-class, nationally accredited range of programming that meets the highest demands of industry; transferability opportunities that promote continuing education at home and abroad; research and development leadership in the community and regional innovation; and, precedent-setting international partnerships. College of the North Atlantic welcomes students from all parts of the world. International students are attracted by the college’s high quality education, reasonable costs, safe and friendly living environment, student support services, and the acceptability and transferability of its certificates and diplomas. College of the North Atlantic places a high value on the contribution that international students make towards the development of intercultural communications and understanding throughout the college and the community.

Why College of the North Atlantic

Campus: The St. Anthony Campus of the College of the North Atlantic is located on the tip of the Great Northern Peninsula of Newfoundland and Labrador. It serves a small population of spirited students, with 22 friendly and professional staff.

Facilities: The rural nature of the campus helps to create a family-type environment, whereby students are given all the supports they need to become successful, while enjoying student life. The St. Anthony region has the unique distinction of being home to, or in close proximity to, some of the province’s major tourism attractions including UNESCO World Heritage Sites, National and Provincial Historical sites, parks and attractions, and extensive groomed snowmobile and ski trail systems. The region also has a network of hiking trails. These trails expose the beauty of the area’s icebergs, whales and natural scenery. The region provides a natural playground for students, which inspires them to be all that they can be.

Hands-on experience: Many of College of the North Atlantic's programs offer field opportunities where students can apply what they've learned in the classroom to the community.  


Courses Duration 1st Year Tuition Fees
College Certificate - Office Administration 1 Year CAD 8,250
College Diploma - Executive Office Management 2 Year CAD 8,250
College Certificate - Powerline Technician 1 Year CAD 7,700
College Certificate - Business Administration 1 Year CAD 8,250
College Certificate - Personal Care Attendant 1 Year CAD 6,600

Admission Requirements


Passport [Front & Back Pages]

Birth Certificate

School Leaving Certificate

10th & 12th/Equivalent Educational Marksheets with transcripts. if any

English Proficiency Test Result

Passport Size Photograph

Intake Season & Deadlines

Fall Intake - September - Universities offers all the Courses to International students.

Winter Intake - January - Many Courses for students who missed fall intake.

Summer - April - Not all Universities offer courses in Spring Intake.

Courses Exams
Certificate Course

Min TOEFL iBT: 79

Min IELTS overall: 6

Diploma Course

Min TOEFL iBT: 79

Min IELTS overall: 6

Min Duolingo English Test Score: 105

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University City St. Anthony, Newfoundland and Labrador
Size of city smallest
Population of City 2,258
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