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At a Glance
2 Terms
Program Delivery
The world is becoming an increasingly turbulent place creating opportunities to serve where the need is greatest.
Students in this program will learn from experts and practitioners how the world has been negatively impacted by disasters and how they can act to bring help and recovery to heal a broken world.

Courses in this program are available only to students in the program.

Campus Quick Look.

Tuition and Fees
Tuition 30 crs/year
Total (2 Terms)

Frequently Asked Questions

Is this program open to international students?

Yes, it is. International students can do their practicum at approved organizations and should confirm before enroling.

I am an international student. Do I need a study permit to take this certificate?

This is an online program, and you can participate remotely, pending approval of the practicum location.

Are scholarships available for this certificate program?

Not at this time.

What are the entrance requirements?
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • English 30-1 with a minimum grade of 55% or English 30-2 with a minimum grade of 65% or equivalent
  • Mature students will be admitted based on the university policy for mature students.
  • International students whose first language is not English may have to demonstrate language proficiency
What courses are included in each program?
  • Introduction to Global Health
  • Famine, Food Security and Nutrition
  • Forced Migration and Humanitarian Action
  • Introduction to Non-Profit Management
  • Disaster and Emergency Response
  • Grant Writing
  • Project Management/Evaluation
  • Human Security and Peacebuilding
  • Marketing and Fundraising
How are the courses offered?

Instructors are in different provinces across Canada, and courses will be a mix of asynchronous and hybrid, depending on the individual course.

  • Intro to Global Health | Hybrid (Mon, evening ET)
  • Non-Profit Management | Hybrid (Wed. evening ET)
  • Famine, Food Security and Nutrition | Asynchronous (Office time M or W 2:30-4 MT)
  • Forced Migration and Humanitarian Action | Hybrid (Thu 6-9 Central every 2-3 weeks)
  • Disaster and Emergency Response | Hybrid (mostly asynchronous with drop-in times and discussions)
Are Certificate Programs eligible for scholarships?

No, Certificate Programs are not eligible for scholarships or any discounts.

If you have more questions

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