Choose Carleton to get ahead

When it comes to learning opportunities, you have a lot of choices. Few offer the combination of reputation, expertise, flexibility and opportunity available to learners at Carleton. Future EDge offers a number of key advantages, including: 

Advantages over most online programs

With Carleton’s Future EDge, you are part of an inclusive and compassionate community of learnersAccess knowledge and expertise from a source you can trust, delivered online or in-person at locations that include our purpose-built space in Kanata, the state-of-art Nicol Building and the Carleton Dominion-Chalmers Centre (CDCC). 

Carleton is one of the most resourceful and productive hubs of learning and growth — and consistently ranked as one of the best comprehensive universities in Canada. With Future EDge, you gain access to cross-faculty knowledge and research that combines analytical rigor with curiosity, imagination, and an appetite for service through solving problems.

Advantages for business and government

We can help identify skill gaps and tailor learning programs to help your organization build resiliency and drive innovation. Future Edge can deliver: 

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Organizational needs assessment: Improve the ROI on your training dollars by targeting highest priorities  

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Executive education programs: Support leadership and growth by investing in customized, highly experiential programs  

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Professional programs: Upskill and re-skill via certificate, professional certification and micro-credentialed programs 

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Coaching programsProvide your organization with the tools needed to create lasting leadership transformations 

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Best practices: Operationalize techniques to hone resiliency and purpose-driven leadership  

Advantages for international students

Carleton University is an inclusive community that is connected with the world. You can be part of a Canadian university with a great reputation, contribute to already diverse perspectives, and take advantage of all the learning, social and networking opportunities that our location in the capital of a G7 country enables.  

Let's make it happen

Carleton’s Future EDge can help you or your organization be more relevant and future-ready than ever. Find a program that perfectly fits your needs — or talk to us about creating one.