Schools in Yellowknife NWT

Thinking about going to School in Yellowknife?
NWT is bigger than you might think, and there are choices to be made if you’re thinking of studying here. We’ve broken down your NWT educational options by city in order to make things easier.

This page contains a list of the Universities, Colleges, High Schools and School Districts in Yellowknife. Just click on the school name to see a profile containing contact information, program facts, tuition and fees, affiliation and accreditation, buildings and facilities, admissions, information on student enrollment, and much more. By looking around at the different institutions that are available you can see whether a college or university in Yellowknife is right for you.

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Education, Population and Transportation Statisics for Yellowknife NWT

 Highest Level of Educational Attainment in Population aged 25 to 64, Yellowknife

 Population and Dwelling Counts for Metropolitan Yellowknife
Land Area
( km2)
Private Dwellings
Total Private
Growth or Decline
Study in Canada
13.1 %

 Yellowknife NWT Labour Statistics

Based on a survey of both sexes in 2001 and 2016. The Median age for residents of Yellowknife NWT is 38.

The employment level in Yellowknife is the number of persons who, during the week (Sunday to Saturday) prior to Census Day, did any work at all for pay or in self-employment or without pay in a family farm, business or professional practice; or, were absent from their job or business, with or without pay, for the entire week because of a vacation, an illness, a labour dispute at their place of work, or any other reasons.

The Yellowknife labour force refers to those persons who were either employed or unemployed during the week (Sunday to Saturday) prior to Census Day.

 Modes of Transportation for Metropolitan Yellowknife by Employed Labour Force
Study in Canada
Total - Mode of transportation: 11,040
Total - Sustainable transportation: 2,810