Study cover for Journalism
Postgraduate Certificate On Campus


Humber College

18 months
15568 CAD/year
4354 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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The Journalism certificate at Humber College will immerse you in advanced research, writing and interview practices, data mining techniques, and a range of storytelling approaches for work within a multiplatform journalistic or information-gathering environment. 

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You will also have the opportunity to pursue discipline-specific reporting in areas such as science, business, sports and the arts.

Using the latest technologies, the program will focus on training graduates for the field of journalism with an emphasis on digital journalism. Graduates will be able to function in a digital/online environment including social media and data-based journalism. An emphasis will be placed on providing you with opportunities to practise and develop your journalism skills through coverage of live field events.

Your Career

Graduates of the Journalism certificate at Humber College  will emerge with media business skills that can be directly applied to work within established news agencies or as media entrepreneurs and freelance journalists across both traditional media industries and in emerging multiplatform settings.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  •  Multiplatform Production
  • Entrepreneurial Journalism
  • Long Form Reporting
  •  Data Journalism and Infographics
  • Independent Study
  •  Video / Audio 
  • Professional Practice

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.


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree, advanced diploma or diploma
  • Applicants must complete a 400-word essay. The topic will be general in nature relating to the field of journalism. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15568 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7784 CAD per semester during 18 months.
  • National

    4354 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2177 CAD per semester 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.


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