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Humber Ontario Graduate Certificates

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Accelerate your career moves with specialized training that builds on your previous diploma or degree experience. Expand your network and get industry-relevant experience with Humber's postgraduate education.

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Students gain experience through work-integrated learning (field placement, practicums, clinical placements, co-operative education work terms or service learning). Some placements can be completed overseas through global learning opportunities.

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As the largest college in Canada, Humber offers over 50 Ontario Graduate Certificates. We are constantly growing and redefining our programs to meet industry needs. Over 88% of all graduates are employed within 6 months of graduation.

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Ontario Graduate Certificates

Program Name Code Credential Length Campus
Addictions and Mental Health MH511 Ontario Graduate Certificate 3 semesters Lakeshore
Advertising - Account Management 15051 Ontario Graduate Certificate 3 semesters Lakeshore
Advertising - Art Direction NEW AD511 Ontario Graduate Certificate 3 semesters Lakeshore
Advertising - Media Management 20881 Ontario Graduate Certificate 3 semesters Lakeshore
Advertising Copywriting 11621 Ontario Graduate Certificate 3 semesters Lakeshore
Alternative Dispute Resolution 15061 Ontario Graduate Certificate 3 semesters Lakeshore
Arts Administration and Cultural Management 27551 Ontario Graduate Certificate 3 semesters Lakeshore
Business Insights and Analytics NEW BI511 Ontario Graduate Certificate 4 semesters Lakeshore, IGS
Clinical Research 07681 Ontario Graduate Certificate 3 semesters Online
Cloud Computing NEW CC511 Ontario Graduate Certificate 2 semesters North
Content Strategy CS511 Ontario Graduate Certificate 3 semesters Lakeshore
Creative Book Publishing 12251 Ontario Graduate Certificate 1 semester Lakeshore
Creative Writing - Fiction, Creative Non-Fiction, Poetry 12231 Ontario Graduate Certificate 2 semesters Online
Enterprise Software Development ES521 Ontario Graduate Certificate 2 semesters North, IGS
Entrepreneurial Enterprise, Business Management EE511 Ontario Graduate Certificate 3 semesters Lakeshore
Event Management 40511 Ontario Graduate Certificate 3 semesters Lakeshore
Exercise Science and Lifestyle Management 14131 Ontario Graduate Certificate 3 semesters North
Fashion Management FA511 Ontario Graduate Certificate 3 semesters Lakeshore
Film and Multiplatform Storytelling FM511 Ontario Graduate Certificate 3 semesters Lakeshore
Financial Planning 20791 Ontario Graduate Certificate 3 semesters Lakeshore, IGS
Forensic Identification FI511 Ontario Graduate Certificate 2 semesters Lakeshore
Fundraising Management NEW FR511 Ontario Graduate Certificate 2 semesters Lakeshore
Global Business Management 20841 Ontario Graduate Certificate 4 semesters Lakeshore, IGS
Health Sector Regulatory Compliance NEW HS511 Ontario Graduate Certificate 3 semesters North
Hospitality and Tourism Operations Management 14101 Ontario Graduate Certificate 3 semesters North
Human Resources Management 02541 Ontario Graduate Certificate 3 semesters Lakeshore, IGS
Inclusive Resource Practice - Child and Family IR511 Ontario Graduate Certificate 2 semesters Online
Information Technology Solutions IT521 Ontario Graduate Certificate 4 semesters North, IGS
Insurance Management – Property and Casualty IM511 Ontario Graduate Certificate 3 semesters North, IGS
International Development 20831 Ontario Graduate Certificate 3 semesters Lakeshore
Journalism (Graduate Certificate) JR511 Ontario Graduate Certificate 3 semesters North
Marketing Management 02241 Ontario Graduate Certificate 3 semesters Lakeshore, IGS
Music Business MB511 Ontario Graduate Certificate 2 semesters Lakeshore
Music Composition MC511 Ontario Graduate Certificate 2 semesters Online
Paralegal PL511 Ontario Graduate Certificate 3 semesters North
Post-Production 10371 Ontario Graduate Certificate 3 semesters North
Professional Accounting Practice PA511 Ontario Graduate Certificate 3 semesters North
Professional Writing and Communications PW511 Ontario Graduate Certificate 3 semesters Lakeshore
Project Management 31521 Ontario Graduate Certificate 2 semesters North, IGS
Public Administration 20531 Ontario Graduate Certificate 3 semesters Lakeshore
Public Relations (Graduate Certificate) 04561 Ontario Graduate Certificate 3 semesters Lakeshore
Radio and Media Production RM511 Ontario Graduate Certificate 3 semesters North
Regulatory Affairs 07721 Ontario Graduate Certificate 3 semesters Online
Research Analyst 15021 Ontario Graduate Certificate 3 semesters Lakeshore, IGS
Sport Business Management SB511 Ontario Graduate Certificate 3 semesters North
Supply Chain Management 10151 Ontario Graduate Certificate 2 semesters North, IGS
Systems Navigator SN511 Ontario Graduate Certificate 3 semesters North
Teaching English as a Second Language (TESL) 09841 Ontario Graduate Certificate 2 semesters Lakeshore
Television Writing and Producing TW511 Ontario Graduate Certificate 2 semesters Lakeshore
User Experience (UX) Design UX511 Ontario Graduate Certificate 3 semesters North
Web Development 11491 Ontario Graduate Certificate 3 semesters North
Wellness Coaching WC511 Ontario Graduate Certificate 2 semesters Online
Wireless Telecommunications 20331 Ontario Graduate Certificate 2 semesters North

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Professional Writing and Communications

Humber’s Professional Writing and Communications graduate certificate program supports you as you learn and practise the craft of writing while building a professional portfolio. This unique program provides you with the core transferrable skills you need to build a successful career in a variety of communications roles.

Teaching English as a Second Language (TESL)

Humber’s Teaching English as a Second Language (TESL) graduate certificate program builds confident and knowledgeable teachers who develop a full understanding of best practices in teaching English as a second language (ESL). Our innovative curriculum is based on the latest ESL teaching approaches, methods and assessment systems including the Canadian Language Benchmarks and the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR).

Research Analyst

In the current knowledge economy and information age, and as organizations recognize the growing need for research on which key policy and strategic decisions are based, the demand for social, market, and marketing research has increased substantially. The Research Analyst graduate certificate program focuses on the theoretical, practical, and ethical underpinnings of research, while equipping you with the statistical, technical and professional skills necessary to do applied research in a variety of different settings throughout the public and private sectors.

Regulatory Affairs

Humber’s Regulatory Affairs graduate certificate program equips graduates with the transferable skills needed to build successful careers in a variety of sectors requiring regulatory affairs expertise and training. This program focuses on developing the concepts, skills and techniques required to work in regulatory affairs in the pharmaceutical, health products, medical devices, biotechnology industries, food industries and other sectors that require a regulatory component.

Systems Navigator

Prepare for an exciting career with a Systems Navigator graduate certificate. Learn a new skillset to enable you to work with inter-disciplinary teams in hospitals, medical centres, community services, correctional, probation, and private and public facilities to guide patients, clients, families and members of vulnerable populations through complex health and social care systems and difficult decision-making processes.

Wellness Coaching

Humber’s Wellness Coaching graduate certificate program prepares you to work in the field of health and wellness coaching. The program is uniquely designed with the working student in mind. Your courses are scheduled over two 12-week semesters and offer a blend of self-directed online modules and synchronous online classes that take place on evenings.

Cloud Computing

Humber’s Cloud Computing graduate certificate program provides you with the knowledge, skills and practices to become an integral part of cloud development and delivery in a variety of industrial settings.

Enterprise Software Development

Humber’s Enterprise Software Development graduate certificate program provides advanced concepts, skills and knowledge to those currently employed in the information technology and related fields, or graduates of information technology or computer studies programs.

Information Technology Solutions

Humber’s Information Technology Solutions graduate certificate program prepares students without an IT background to step into the IT industry. Our program’s first semester includes an introduction to software development, database concepts and web development. In subsequent semesters, through a range of elective courses, students engage in practical learning in a variety of advanced IT topics including database development and administration, business intelligence, big data, software development, web development, and mobile application development.

Business Insights and Analytics

Business Insights and Analytics graduate certificate program focuses on roles that help businesses stay on top of what’s next in their industry: the next trend, the next tool, the next technology. They are developing capacity within their organizations to use big data to derive insights for a more profitable future. Businesses have a growing need for professionals who can use data, analytics and business acumen to improve ROI, streamline and expedite processes, drive down costs, create smart products, and build better customer experiences.

Fundraising Management

The Fundraising Management graduate certificate program prepares you for a career that makes an immediate, positive contribution to the world. You will be a part of an innovative and industry recognized program that gives you hands-on experience in methods the growing nonprofit sector uses to create and maintain relationships with their communities of support.

Insurance Management – Property and Casualty

Insurance has become an integral part of virtually everything we do in life and business. Roles within the insurance industry are many and varied. Whether you enjoy working with numbers, doing research, solving problems or working with people, you can find your specialty through the Insurance Management graduate certificate program.

Advertising - Art Direction

The Advertising - Art Direction graduate certificate is designed to arm you with a comprehensive understanding of advertising art direction, design and copywriting combined with marketing, branding and strategy development. This combination of skills enables students to create effective communication and advertising solutions across a wide range of media – both emerging and traditional.

Music Business

Humber's Music Business graduate certificate program starts in May and is a condensed summer program with two semesters rolled into one (May - August), followed by a third semester work placement in the fall. This program prepares you to work in any number of areas in the music industry.

Journalism (Graduate Certificate)

Humber’s Journalism graduate certificate program will immerse you in advanced research, writing and interview practices, data mining techniques, and a range of storytelling approaches for work within a multiplatform journalistic or information-gathering environment. You will also have the opportunity to pursue discipline-specific reporting in areas such as science, business, sports and the arts.

Addictions and Mental Health

Humber’s Addictions and Mental Health graduate certificate program will empower you with the knowledge and skills you need for a rewarding career. Learn to deliver responsive, culturally relevant, client-centered assessment and support services to diverse individuals and groups. Practise ways to effectively collaborate and transform lives as a valuable part of a professional support team.

Forensic Identification

The only program of its kind in Ontario, the Forensic Identification graduate certificate program provides you with leading-edge forensic knowledge and skills for public and private policing and laboratories. Designed for students who are interested in becoming frontline investigators, the program’s unique hands-on approach provides expert instruction utilizing the most modern criminal forensic technology within a specialized curriculum.