Most courses in this program are a minimum of 12 weeks in length and involve a reasonable amount of work outside the classroom. Textbooks are required for most courses, and reading will be assigned on a regular basis. Evaluation will be based on any combination of participation in class or online, tests, quizzes and/or assignments.

NEW! You now have the choice to take this program either in-class or online. Not all courses will be offered every year in both online and in-class formats. Students are advised to plan their course timetables carefully and register early for courses. Students are encouraged to contact Continuing Studies if they require assistance in mapping their program completion.

The Professional Certificate in Management will be awarded upon successful completion (a minimum average of 50% in each course) of the following 12 courses.

Any of the courses may be taken for individual credit without enrolling in the entire Professional Certificate program.

Many of these courses have been developed to meet the standards of various professional associations, such as the

Canadian Institute of Management

Human Resources Professionals Association of Ontario

Insurance Institute of Canada

Risk and Insurance Society Inc. (CRM)

Canadian Payroll Association

Project Management Institute

and numerous others.

Students are encouraged to contact the professional association for details. Any of the following courses may be taken for individual credit without enrolling in the Professional Certificate program.

  1. Business Strategy Online - Inclass
    Business Administration Online - Inclass
  2. Business Finance
  3. Business Law
  4. Fundamentals of Accounting Online - Inclass
  5. Human Resource Management Online - Inclass
    Introduction to Labour-Management Relations
  6. Principles of Marketing or Marketing
  7. Organizational Behaviour Online - Inclass
  8. Managerial Communications Online - Inclass

Plus four electives chosen from:


Adult Education | Business Writing and Communications | Communications and Public Relations | Conflict Management: Alternative Dispute Resolution | Creative Writing | Leadership | Management | Marketing ONLINE | Project Management | Not-For-Profit Management


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