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Postgraduate Certificate On Campus

Advertising - Account Management

Humber College

18 months
18048 CAD/year
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Looking to combine expertise in strategy, creativity and process management with writing, presentation and communication skills in order to contribute to the fast-paced, creative world of advertising? This Advertising - Account Management program from Humber College may be for you.

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The Advertising - Account Management program from Humber College will prepare you to effectively manage the creative process for the benefit of clients within an advertising agency or a marketing department.

Develop client solutions by leveraging brand strategy, digital planning and client-agency relationships, and prepare to be part of a team capable of driving strong communication.

In the AAM program, you will develop a greater understanding of the world of creative advertising. Over eight months you will prepare to be part of a team capable of driving effective communication to target audiences. Internships begin after successful completion of all courses in May.

This program is primarily directed at advertising agency account managers but is adaptable to other communication or design-based companies in need of skillful client, media and project management.

The AAM program is a unique, writing-intensive program that explores skills from the advertising and creative side and the project management process. 

An underpinning of the coursework investigates how digital marketing and social media impact advertising today. Speakers from the industry, current communication challenges, in-class activities and case studies are also used to make classes engaging. Humber’s approach to the practical application of knowledge will enable you to confidently present effective and efficient solutions. Building on your strong writing skills, you will develop your presentation and communication skills in order to better liaise with creative and client-side teams. 

Your Career

Our graduates find jobs on both the client and agency side with local, national and international advertising agencies, marketing strategy agencies, and leading business and consumer brands. Typical roles include:

  • account executive/liaison officer
  • account co-ordinator/manager
  • advertising and account manager
  • assistant account manager
  • brand manager
  • digital strategist
  • junior account manager
  • media sales representative
  • process manager
  • project manager
  • social media manager

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Project Management 
  • Marketing
  • Client/Agency Relationships
  • Advertising
  • Creative Brief Development & Strategy
  • Creative Process
  • Advertising Studio 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Deadline for equal consideration in the admission process: February 1. Post-February 1 applications will be considered on a first-come, first-served basis.


90 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants that have attended secondary school outside Ontario must prove that his or her educational standing is equivalent to the Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD).
  • For all Canadian provinces or territories, successful completion of a Grade 12 diploma is required. For the province of Quebec, Secondary V is required.

Tuition Fee

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    18048 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18048 CAD per year during 18 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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