Human Resources Management, Postgraduate Certificate | Seneca College | Toronto, Canada
8 months
15559 CAD/year
5333 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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The Human Resources Management program at Seneca College will help you acquire a comprehensive background in the functions of human resources from both theoretical and practical perspectives.

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In the face of a changing workforce – including an aging population, increased number of retirements, and a challenging economic environment – organizations in Canada are placing an increased emphasis on strategic human resources management. The demand for qualified Human Resources professionals is increasing.

The focus of the Human Resources Management program at Seneca College  is on applied, relevant and current learning with opportunities to interact directly with industry professionals, and learn from qualified and award-winning faculty.


Throughout this program you will develop the following skills:

  • Critical thinking
  • Organizational management
  • Interpersonal communications
  • Verbal and written communication
  • Conflict management

Your Career

When you graduate from this program, these are the types of career options that you can explore:

  • Human resources administrator
  • Human resources co-ordinator
  • Human resources manager
  • Labour relations officer
  • Talent acquisition specialist
  • Training and development co-ordinator
  • Compensation analyst
  • HRIS specialist
  • Health and safety specialist
  • Pension and benefits administrator

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Personnel Research Techniques and H.R.I.S.
  • Design and Administration of Compensation Plans
  • Occupational Health and Safety
  • The Legal Environment
  • Recruitment and Selection Techniques
  • Human Resources Planning and Development

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 8 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Seneca offers admission to students up to the first day of classes. However, applications will not be accepted once a program becomes full. Therefore, it is recommended that you apply soon.


30 alternative credits



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Ontario university or college degree or three-year college diploma or equivalent
  • Applicants with an equivalent combination of partial postsecondary and/or three to five years related work experience may be considered for admission. A relevant resumé and references must be provided.
  • English proficiency for graduate certificates

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15559 CAD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 15559 CAD per year during 8 months.
  • National

    5333 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5333 CAD per year during 8 months.

Living costs for Toronto

1502 - 2563 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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