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Yorkville University

Yorkville University
Motto Prepare for the future without putting your life on hold
Established 2003
Type Private
Affiliation non-denominational
President Rick Davey, Ed.D.
Location Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada E3C 2R9
Campus Online
Colours Gold      and Blue     

Located in Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada, Yorkville University is an accredited,[1] private, non-denominational university, specializing in online university degree programs. Yorkville University was established in 2003 under the New Brunswick Degree Granting Act, and began accepting students in the fall of 2004.[2]

Yorkville University currently offers a Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology, a Bachelor of Business Administration and a Master of Education in Adult Education. The President of Yorkville University is Dr. Rick Davey, former President of the Ontario wing of Devry University and is also the current President of RCC Institute of Technology in Toronto.

In August 2015, Yorkville University received consent from the Ministry of Advanced Education in British Columbia to expand into that province offering a Bachelor of Business Administration with specializations in Accounting, Supply Chain Management, Project Management and Energy Management.


  • Programs 1
  • See also 2
  • References 3
  • External links 4


Yorkville University offers:

  • Master of Arts in Counselling Psychology
  • Master of Education in Adult Education
    • This program has been accredited by the Canadian Society for Training and Development (CSTD). This provides students with a membership with CSTD and a 1-year work experience credit towards a qualification requirement for the Certified Training and Development Professional (CTDP).
  • Bachelor of Business Administration

See also


  1. ^ Information on institutions, Department of Post-Secondary Education, Training and Labour. Accessed May 8, 2012.
  2. ^ Post-Secondary Institutions, Department of Post-Secondary Education, Training and Labour. Accessed May 8, 2012.

External links

  • Yorkville University
  • Canadian Universities profile
  • New Brunswick Degree Granting Act
  • Yorkville University on Facebook
  • Yorkville University on Youtube

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