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 : 28 024

  • Teaching positions: 17 521
  • Professional positions: 1950
  • Support staff positions: 7318
  • Supervisory positions: 1235

The data for students come from the Ministère de l’Éducation et de l’Enseignement supérieur, Direction des indicateurs et des statistiques, Environnement informationnel, système Socrate, data as of November 1, 2016.

The data on CEGEP staff come from the système informatisé intégré d’indicateurs de gestion des ressources humaines (S3IGRH).

Updated page : January 2018