In the Public Administration certificate at Humber College , you will receive advanced training in communications, policy analysis, project management, information technology, public finance, governance, leadership and human resources management. Experienced faculty, most of whom currently work in the public sector, will guide you through the core of the curriculum, with guest speakers addressing specific topical issues.
The practical, skills-based curriculum provides the foundation for long-term career success by exposing you to the primary activities of public administration and by providing networking opportunities with civil servants from across the sector.
The federal government is the largest single employer in Canada. The provincial governments are a close second, and municipal governments employ hundreds of thousands across the country.
The 3.2 million people in the public sector account for almost 20 per cent of all employment. And public sector employees tend to earn higher than average salaries with excellent benefits and working conditions.
Shifting demographic factors are rapidly increasing governments’ and public sector agencies’ need for talented people with a broad range of public administration skills and knowledge – and the desire to make a difference – to continue the important work of the public service.
Find exceptional career opportunities in positions such as policy analyst, communications officer and program officer.
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- Public Sector Finance
- Municipal Government in Canada
- International Trends in Public Administration
- Communications in Public Administration
- Public Policy Research and Analysis
- Managing Partnerships and Relationships
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- 18 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
Deadline for equal consideration in the admission process: February 1. Post-February 1 applications will be considered on a first-come, first-served basis.
DisciplinesPublic Administration Environmental Economics & Policy Public Policy View 28 other Masters in Public Administration in Canada
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- A bachelor’s degree
- Canadian citizens or permanent residents with international education are required to provide a WES or ICAS evaluation.
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International15338 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 7669 CAD per semester during 18 months.
National4794 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 2397 CAD per semester during 18 months.
Living costs for Toronto
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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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.