University of Western Ontario Certificate and Diploma Programs

University of Western Ontario Certificate and Diploma Programs

General Definition of Certificates and Diplomas

A Certificate should be awarded when the following criteria are met:

1. normally a pre-degree program;
2. normally requiring up to the equivalent of one calendar year or more to complete; and
3. normally consisting of a minimum of 3.0 degree-credit courses, frequently in combination with a certificate-credit component.

A Diploma should be awarded when the following criteria are met:

1. normally a post-degree program;
2. normally requiring the equivalent of one calendar year or more to complete; and
3. normally consisting of a minimum of 5.0 degree-credit courses.

Academic Handbook, General Policy, Certificates and Diplomas
Admission Deadlines for Diploma and Certificate Programs

The admission deadlines for diploma and certificate programs offered by the Western Centre for Continuing Studies will be January 15 for May intake programs and March 15 for September intake programs.

Academic Handbook, Admission, Deadlines


Please note for 2017, the application deadline for the following post-degree programs will be March 1:

Certificate in Clinical Trials Management
Diploma in Clinical Trials Management
Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety Management
Diploma in Pedorthics
Diploma in Computer Science
Diploma in Human Resources
Diploma in Not-for Profit Management

See Post-Degree Diplomas at Western Continuing Studies for details.

ARTS AND HUMANITIES

BRESCIA UNIVERSITY COLLEGE

ENGINEERING

HEALTH SCIENCES

INFORMATION AND MEDIA STUDIES

KING'S UNIVERSITY COLLEGE

DON WRIGHT FACULTY OF MUSIC

SCIENCE

SOCIAL SCIENCE


* Programs offered in partnership with Continuing Studies at Western.