Student enrollment in postsecondary institutions in Canada, by program type 2017

Number of students enrolled in postsecondary institutions in Canada in 2016/17, by program type

by Statista Research Department, last edited Apr 29, 2019
Student enrollment in postsecondary institutions in Canada, by program type 2017 This statistic shows the total number of students enrolled in postsecondary institutions in Canada in the academic year 2016/17, distinguished by type of program. In 2017, almost 1.04 million students were enrolled in an undergraduate program in Canada.
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Number of students enrolled in postsecondary institutions in Canada in 2016/17, by program type

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Type of programNumber of students
Undergraduate program1,036,491
Career, technical or professional training program449,781
Graduate program (second cycle)147,966
Pre-university program88,458
Non-program (credit, other postsecondary)61,740
Non-program (credit, undergraduate)59,916
Graduate program (third cycle)52,914
Non-program (non-credit)40,098
Basic education and skills program31,044
Post-baccalaureate non-graduate program21,051
Qualifying program for career, technical or pre-university18,804
Post career, technical or professional training program16,437
Health-related residency program15,957
Non-program (credit, graduate)2,994
Other programs2,541
Undergraduate qualifying program2,259
Graduate qualifying program (second cycle)108
Graduate program (above the third cycle)3
Graduate qualifying program (third cycle)3
Type of programNumber of students
Undergraduate program1,036,491
Career, technical or professional training program449,781
Graduate program (second cycle)147,966
Pre-university program88,458
Non-program (credit, other postsecondary)61,740
Non-program (credit, undergraduate)59,916
Graduate program (third cycle)52,914
Non-program (non-credit)40,098
Basic education and skills program31,044
Post-baccalaureate non-graduate program21,051
Qualifying program for career, technical or pre-university18,804
Post career, technical or professional training program16,437
Health-related residency program15,957
Non-program (credit, graduate)2,994
Other programs2,541
Undergraduate qualifying program2,259
Graduate qualifying program (second cycle)108
Graduate program (above the third cycle)3
Graduate qualifying program (third cycle)3
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Apr 29, 2019
This statistic shows the total number of students enrolled in postsecondary institutions in Canada in the academic year 2016/17, distinguished by type of program. In 2017, almost 1.04 million students were enrolled in an undergraduate program in Canada.
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