Western Continuing Studies

Applications are now open for Western Continuing Studies’ Post-Degree Diploma Programs!

Western’s Diploma Programs are designed with recent university graduates like you in mind. Our hands-on diploma programs are taught by industry professionals who provide students with the hands-on skills, knowledge and experience necessary to succeed in the workplace. Most programs include a practicum placement, providing students with valuable work experience and an ‘edge’ in the job search process.

Degree 2 Career


Education + Experience = Employment


Learn from experts. We choose exceptional instructors who are professionals and industry leaders. They bring a wealth of knowledge gained over their own careers; their real-world expertise is one of the key advantages that set our diploma programs apart!


Through the practicum, you will gain valuable hands-on experience, a strong network of industry contacts, and an edge in the job search process. It is the culmination of your work in the classroom and the bridge to a great career in your target industry. Working one-on-one with the Practicum Coordinator, you will develop a strong resume, improve your interview skills and secure a practicum that matches your career goals.


Get in-demand job skills and experience to launch your career. Our students graduate with the knowledge, skills and abilities required for success. 91% of our graduates secured full-time employment in their field of study!





91% employed


Post-Degree Diplomas with a Career Focus

Arts Management | Clinical Trials Management | Computer Science | Game Development | Human Resources | Marketing | Not-for-Profit Management | Occupational Health and Safety Management | Pedorthics | Public Relations


Application Checklist

  • Apply ONLINE
  • Personal Statement
  • Application Fee
  • Two letters of reference