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Students who meet the requirements for full-time status in the programs outlined below may be eligible for a Post-Graduate Work Permit that will allow them to work in our beautiful city, or elsewhere in Canada.


Let us prepare you for the shifting demands of the Canadian workplace.

We have two program formats for international students wishing to study and work in Canada...

Eight-Month Programs


These eight-month programs include two certificates: a 100-hour Leadership Certificate that focuses on building skills in the areas of coaching, communication, building relationships, personal effectiveness, and professional skills, and a 300-hour certificate in Professional Management or Human Resource Management.


STREAM ONE: Professional Management – General

STREAM TWO: Human Resource Management


These programs will take two terms to complete. Each term is four months. There are three admission periods per year: fall, winter, and spring/summer.

Students will register individually in the courses that comprise the certificates.

Students must maintain a minimum of 200 course hours per term in order to retain full-time status as a Continuing Education international student.


FEES

Students in these programs pay regular domestic tuition fees for the courses in the certificate programs in their specialization, in addition to the Continuing Education International Differential (CEID) for each term of study.

Application Fee: $200
CEID: $3,900 ($1,950 per term)
Management Certificate: $5,025 – $5,450
Leadership Certificate: $4,350 – $6,400
TOTAL: $13,375 – $15,850

At the time of registration, your minimum payment will include the $200 application fee and a $675 deposit for each CEID, for a total of $1,550.


How to Register

One- and Two-Year Programs


Coming Fall 2021...

These programs are designed to provide you with expertise in a chosen professional field and leadership skills to competently lead a team, increase employee engagement, enhance performance and productivity, and contribute to the overall success of an organization.

Specializations

  • Information Technology Project Management
  • Business Intelligence, Analysis and Analytics
  • Occupational Health and Safety
  • Digital Media and Marketing

Each specialization will provide the graduate with multiple credentials.

These programs will take three to six terms to complete. Each term is four months. There are two admission periods per year: fall and winter.

Students should expect approximately 240 course hours per term. Students must maintain a minimum of 200 course hours per term in order to retain full-time status as a Continuing Education international student.


FEES

  One Year Two Year
Application Fee: $200 $200
Program Fee: $21,225 $35,375
TOTAL: $21,425 $35,575

At the time of registration, your minimum payment will include the $200 application fee and a $2,025 deposit for the program of study, for a total of $2,225.

Eligibility requirements

Both programs have the following requirements...

Note: some programs may have additional requirements.


Our Approach

Regardless of the program you choose, the style of teaching at University of Calgary Continuing Education may be different than what you have experienced before.

Instructor-led teaching

  • Our instructors are industry practitioners and consultants
  • Our instructors provide industry examples and experience

Applied learning

  • Hands-on exercises
  • Applied learning activities
  • Real-life examples
  • Application-based assignments and exercises

Learning technology

Desire2Learn (D2L) is the learning management system we use in all classroom and online courses. It is web-based, and provides access to course content, supplemental materials, and discussions. Anywhere you have a reliable Internet connection, you can access your course from any device at any time.

  • Every course has a space in D2L
  • Course information is organized into modules and submodules
  • Your course access is password-protected and private
  • D2L is easy to use!

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