Welcome to the Sprott Shaw Abbotsford College Campus!
Sprott Shaw’s Abbotsford college campus is the perfect place to grow personally and professionally. Our campus is a close-knit community that loves to go all-out on the holidays, host annual barbeques, delicious potlucks, and more! This location is a popular choice for Nursing and Healthcare programs (including practical nursing) and Early Childhood Education programs. You can find our graduates working at local hospitals, preschools, and senior homes throughout the area.
Located in the historic downtown area, our Abbotsford college campus is easily accessible thanks to the BC Transit Fraser Valley Express Bus that connects Chilliwack, Langley, and Abbotsford.
For more information about our campus or any of our college programs, don’t hesitate to contact our team!
Interested in visiting our Abbotsford campus? We would love to meet you! Book a tour at our college in Abbotsford today, and one of our Admissions Advisors would be happy to show you around!
What People Are Saying About Sprott Shaw Abbotsford:
Samantha is so easy to work with and answers all your questions almost before you ask them. She is caring and so helpful and I was very lucky to have her help through the process of going back to school after so many years. Natasha (Campus Director) is very in touch with all the students in the school and knows them all by name. Chad our instructor is an awesome teacher with first hand experience of being an Education Assistant so that is so helpful. Chad is also a great teacher and I am so grateful that I have him as a teacher. I highly recommend this course and school!
All the administration staff and the teachers are really friendly. Samantha was really helpful through the whole process and provided all the requirements that we need for the enrollment, she always replied to me in a fast manner. I am really thankful for Samantha, that she made the process so easy for me. Our instructor Chad, is really an great instructor. He helped us through our course by sharing his experience as an EA. I have learned alot from him which I will use during my practicum and as a future EA.
Sprott shaw is a very inclusive and supportive school! Samantha and Catelynn are the best advisors and are always there to answer any questions you have and make the application process very smooth. They make you feel very welcomed and help ease any concerns or anxiety you have. All the staff and students are very supportive and make you feel included, whenever you need help there is always someone there to happily help you! I highly recommend attending this school if you learn better in a positive, supportive and welcoming environment!
I love this school! I had Catentlynn as my helper to get into school and she was amazing! had so much patience's for all of my 100 questions. I love her, she's my girl! As well I love my teacher Chad, he's such a great teacher, really fun to be in his class! definitely recommend this school for others!
The Abbotsford Campus has such an amazing environment. Samantha was able to process my application the same day I applied, and even sat down with me and went through all the funding. I went in to get information about my program, and within 2 hours I was enrolled! The entire staff here are amazing, kind, and empathetic. Its the perfect learning environment. I absolutely recommended Sprott Shaw. Natasha, Shannon, Samantha, and Chad are all phenomenal!
Like all Sprott Shaw College locations, our Abbotsford campus is fully-accredited and all programs are government-approved. When you study at Sprott Shaw, you can expect the following advantages:
Monthly Start Dates with No Waitlists*
Life doesn’t wait, so why should you? Our programs feature monthly start dates so that when you are ready, we are too.
Fast-Track to Graduation
Our programs are accelerated to get you fully prepared and into your field as soon as possible.
Experienced Instructors & Hands-On Learning
Our programs are designed to provide you with a quality education that puts theory into practice.
Practicum Placements Available
Nothing beats hands-on experience! Many of our programs include practicums to help you get the practical work experience that hiring managers are looking for.
Job Placement Assistance
Grads receive lifetime course refreshers and job placement assistance from our Employment Services Specialists.
Did you know that there are numerous grants and scholarships available to help with your tuition? Check out our grants and scholarships page or speak to our advisors about financial assistance options.
*Some programs may have short waits between monthly start dates
What Our Abbotsford Students are Saying:
“I chose the Business Administration Program with Practicum because many doors would open for me…It is still so worth it and everyone at Sprott Shaw was so amazing and helpful!“
– Amanda M.
“I have never enjoyed school as much as I enjoyed this course and the friends I made.”
– Alison S.
“Great school from the time I first called to ending my practicum…Thank you Sprott Shaw for everything you’ve done to make me an EA! I love my job.”
– Kylie P.
“I had a great experience with Sprott Shaw College…I would absolutely recommend the Sprott Shaw Abbotsford Campus to anyone looking to go back to school.”
– Kayla M.
Where Our Abbotsford Graduates are Working
Abbotsford alumni can be found working in well-recognized establishments throughout the Fraser Valley. Many of our Nursing and Healthcare graduates work in the local Chilliwack and Abbotsford Regional Hospitals while graduates of our Early Childhood Educator and Education Assistant programs often work in the Abbotsford School District. Our Administration graduates are typically employed by the City of Abbotsford, city courts, and other offices throughout the area.
If you have any questions about our Abbotsford college campus, program availability, funding options, or anything else, reach out to our academic advisors today and get the answers you’re looking for!
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Sprott Shaw College acknowledges that we live, work and play on the traditional, ancestral, unceded, and shared territory of the Semá:th (Sumas) and Máthxwi (Matsqui) People who have lived in S’ólh Téméxw (Stó:lō) since time immemorial.
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Companies Hiring Grads
Abbotsford Regional Hospital
Abbotsford School District #34
Chilliwack Law Courts
Chilliwack Regional Hospital
City of Abbotsford
Fraser Canyon Hospital
Meet Our Abbotsford Instructors
Gail P – Early Childhood Education (ECE)
After over 35 years, I am still very passionate about the field of Early Childhood Education (ECE). I have been fortunate enough to have spent the last 10 years sharing that passion with ECE students at Sprott Shaw. Prior to teaching, I owned and operated two large learning facilities and advocated at various levels for ECEs, children, and families.
Louie T – Practical Nursing (PN)
In 2016, I started teaching in the Practical Nursing program at Sprott Shaw. I enjoy helping students become nurses who make differences in people’s lives. I have also worked in healthcare since 2014 at various care homes. My qualifications include: Graduate Nurse International Education 2012, BSN 2007, and RCA 2003
Christine W – Practical Nursing (PN)
I earned my Bachelor of Arts in Australia and have over 20 years of healthcare teaching experience. I am a Registered Psychiatric Nurse and have worked in outpost nursing as far north as Nunavut. I have also spent many years as the Director of Care and Executive Director at various complex care facilities.
John M – Business
For over 45 years, I have been a teacher and mentor to students during my military career and time with Sprott Shaw. I am a recipient of “The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal” and have been part-owner of a small business, financial officer of a non-profit, and registrar of a national association. I was also an early adaptor of computers, word processing, spreadsheets, accounting programs, and website development.
Sam A – Business
After gaining my Bachelor of Arts , I completed a Masters of Arts in Newfoundland. I have been in the adult education field for the past 4 years, working primarily as an instructor with Sprott Shaw. In addition to teaching courses in business, I have spent the past 19 years working in human resources and currently run my own consulting firm.
Kristina O – Medical Office Administrator (MOA)
After graduating from Sprott Shaw in 2004 with an Honours Diploma in Medical Office Administrator (MOA) / Pharmacy, I have gained over a decade of experience in the MOA and pharmacy fields. I am also a certified Medical Transcriptionist. In 2013, I joined Sprott Shaw as an instructor and curriculum writer.
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