Our Name and Who We Are
The name “Suncrest” is the combination of two words that hold significant meaning to each college. The sun represents new growth and beginning and symbolizes the commencement of the merged college. It also represents Saskatchewan, one of the sunniest provinces in Canada. A crest signifies the top or the peak, representing the colleges’ shared vision to exceed the needs of our learners, partners and communities.
Today, Suncrest College offers a superior learning experience across its 11 campuses within the expanded region including locations in Canora, Esterhazy, Fort Qu’Appelle, Kamsack, Melfort, Melville, Nipawin, Tisdale, and Yorkton. Students can choose from a wide array of educational options, including university degrees, skills training diplomas and certificates, trades training, high school upgrading, employability programs, safety training, and corporate/professional development. We provide opportunities for students to study close to home, professional development for those in the workforce and high-quality education for domestic and international students The combined staff base consists of approximately 280 experienced and specialized professionals.
About Cumberland College
Since 1975, Cumberland College provided high quality training and education programs for adults in northeastern Saskatchewan. The college offered programming in three primary campuses in Nipawin, Melfort, and Tisdale.
About Parkland College
Since 1973, Parkland College Parkland College provided high quality, learner-centered education and training as a foundation for lifelong success. The college offered a learning and campus experience with locations in eight campuses in Yorkton, Melville, Fort Qu’Appelle, Esterhazy, Canora and Kamsack.