Diplomas and certificates

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Challenge and enhance your skills with our certificate programs.

Professional Specialization Certificate in Special Education (undergraduate)

The Professional Specialization Certificate in Special Education program is for educators who wish to enhance their ability to accommodate every young person with a specialized learning need within their classroom every day.

We've designed the certificate program specifically for working professionals and is scheduled to be completed part-time over 16 months. All courses in the certificate program are offered online (with the exception of one course, ED-D 415, that requires approximately three weeks of on-campus instruction in the summer).

Diploma in Special Education (undergraduate)

Our Diploma in Special Education program is designed for working professionals. All courses are offered online on a part-time schedule and features coursework in the advanced intervention of developmental disabilities, behaviour problems, assistive technologies, inclusive education and effective consultation skills. Applicants to the diploma progam must first complete the certificate program.

Graduate Certificate in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education (LATHE)

This dynamic certificate program focuses on the pedagogical knowledge and practical skills required to teach effectively in higher education. It combines knowledge and practice about teaching and learning across the disciplines to create a future professoriate fluent in the foundational principles of post-secondary instruction. The LATHE program will challenge participants to reflect on their practical teaching activities in a scholarly way within their disciplinary context.