Brock University is a comprehensive university, which is one of the top ten famous public universities in Canada. Brock University was formed in 1964, the campus is located in the heart of the Niagara region in St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada. Home to 130,000 people, St. Catharines is mild and graceful to be a good place for study and one of the most famous touring places with 97.11 square kilometres of land. Meanwhile, the city is just a short drive to Toronto, Niagara Falls, and Buffalo, New York.
Brock University is one of the most celebrated public universities in Canada, and it is increasingly being recognized for its research. Being placed among Canada's leading academic institutions, Brock University is one of the four universities that have the qualification to award the Master Degree of Accounting in Canada with the well-known majors like accounting, economics and management. There are 40 subjects and 500 specialized fields that can be awarded the Bachelor Degree, Master Degree and Doctor Degree, involving art, management of industry and commerce, education, engineering, chemistry, literature, law, music, environment and science.
With 17,877 full-time students and 583 faculties, Brock University emphasizing on moderate class sizes in seminar settings makes more students be full participants in the learning experience. Brock University stresses the importance of the fundamental knowledge and ability of professional knowledge application; at the same time, it combines theory with practice. It is also a contributing factor to 98 per cent employment rate of Brock graduates, which is one of the highest employment rates of all Ontario universities.
The campus is steadily expanded to keep pace with the demand for the Brock education. It's a pattern that continues with the construction of world-class research labs, a landmark fine arts complex and an international students’ centre. Today there is also a campus operated by the university in Hamilton, Ont., which is primary for teacher education.
Brock University has got the Cooperative education, which offers the students a valuable opportunity to combine academic knowledge with career-related work experience before graduation. They pay attention to developing the ability of working and communicating, which is very important for the graduates to adapt to the complex society. And Brock's Co-op program also is one of the largest in Canada. With a placement rate consistently near 100 per cent, the success of Co-op program is very evident. Brock’s Faculty of Business is a member of an elite group of exceptional business schools around the world, with international accreditation conferred by AACSB international, the Association to Advance Collegiate School of Business.