A few figures on CEGEPs

School Year 2015-2016

  • 48 CEGEPs found throughout the regions of Quebec
  • 43 French-speaking CEGEPs
  • 5 English-speaking ones

The network also includes 5 Quebec-wide schools, each one connected with a CEGEP and specialized in a single field exclusive to it.

A few figures on CEGEPs :

  • 173,236 students in regular education
  • 47,7% of students are enrolled in the university stream, 42,3% in the career stream, and 6,7% are doing a preparatory semester exploring the field they wish to enter
  • A little over 26,000 students in professional development in 2015

9 pre-university programs

  • Science
  • Computer Science and Mathematics
  • Social Science
  • Arts, Literature and Communication
  • Science and Arts
  • Liberal Arts
  • Visual Arts
  • Dance
  • Music

132 technical programs, grouped into the following 5 broad fields, covering all major sectors of activity :

  • Biological Technologies
  • Physical Technologies
  • Community Technologies
  • Business Administrative Technologies
  • Applied Arts

For a complete list of these programs : pygma.ca

Specific programs

  • Double DEC (Diploma of Collegial Studies)
  • International Baccalaureate
  • Sports-Study Programs

CEGEP staff

Total number of positions : 27,254

  • Teaching positions : 17,234
  • Professional positions : 1,913
  • Support staff positions : 6,909
  • Supervisory positions : 1,198

Data on students source : Ministère de l’Éducation et de l’Enseignement supérieur, Direction des indicateurs et des statistiques, Environnement informationnel, système Socrate, as of November 1, 2016.

Data on CEGEP staff source : Système informatisé intégré d’indicateurs de gestion des ressources humaines (S3iGRH), as of June 30, 2017.

Updated page : January 2018