Post-Graduate Programs

Take your diploma or degree to the next level

Learning doesn’t stop — it’s a lifelong venture. University graduates are coming to college in greater numbers for more practical, hands-on training. You can:

  • Earn your certificate in less than a year
  • Build on what you’ve learned at college or university
  • Get the practical skills and knowledge employers need, based on advice from respected industry professionals
  • Apply your learning on the job with intensive placement opportunities
  • Make valuable connections in your industry

Post-graduate certificate programs at Loyalist

Entrepreneurial Studies – Business Launch

  • Gain the business knowledge, professional network and entrepeneurial skills to launch and grow your own business in under a year
  • Develop a scalable, repeatable and profitable business model with guidance from experienced faculty, expert advisors and community partners
  • Share learning with your peers and work side by side in a living lab, actually building your start-up
  • Be mentored by seasoned entrepreneurs and top industry executives – then pitch your start-up to potential customers and investors

For information contact Prof. Bob Millard at

Human Resources Management

  • Successful business is all about people management. Human resources management professionals help guide organizations with sound practices — hiring the right people, training personnel to be effective and developing strategies to motivate individuals and teams
  • A four-week field placement provides valuable industry contacts and practical HR management experience
  • All courses are approved for credit towards nationally recognized CHRP certification
  • Enrol in September or January

For information contact Prof. Vern Belos at

Public Relations and Event Management

  • PR professionals are increasingly in demand as employers recognize the value of effective message creation and delivery to maintain a solid reputation
  • Average entry-level salaries for Ontario graduates exceed $35,000
  • Students are prepared for dynamic opportunities working behind the scenes, in front of the media, or interacting with clients
  • An exciting four-week placement provides valuable industry contacts and the opportunity for future employment
  • Many jobs offer extensive opportunities for travel

For information contact Prof. Kerry Ramsay at 

Sports and Entertainment Sales and Marketing

  • Sports and entertainment sales and marketing professionals work with sporting organizations, entertainment complexes and the non-profit sector
  • Learn in role-play scenarios and three full-day job shadows with teams such as the Ottawa Senators, Toronto Blue Jays and Detroit Red Wings
  • A four-month placement opportunity provides the opportunity to graduate into a job

For information contact Prof. Kim Grimes at

Supply Chain Management – Global Logistics

  • There’s a huge demand for supply-chain specialists with the knowledge to facilitate international trade
  • Develop a depth of knowledge in customs, compliance, risk management and the global movement of goods
  • Work closely with a business mentor
  • Gain critical workplace experience with a four-week field placement

For information contact Prof. Terry Hickey at

Project Management (for International Students)

  • Project management professionals have the expertise to oversee project timelines, costs and resources, ensuring organizations meet their objectives and get results
  • Prepare for a career in effective project management across various industries
  • Learn to manage project goals, constraints, deliverables, quality control and resource requirements as defined by stakeholders

For information contact

For the Project Management program, please apply directly to Loyalist College.

Double diplomas

Loyalist also offers a wide range of double diploma opportunities, allowing graduates of a diploma program to complete a second diploma in a related area of study in only one additional calendar year.

For information and minimum requirements, email or call 613-969-1913, ext. 2100