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Program description - January 2021

Career Development Practitioner is a three-semester (one-year) graduate certificate program that prepares graduates to enter the career development sector. The world of work is rapidly changing and new careers are emerging to meet current and future workforce needs. Career Development Professionals provide information, advice and guidance related to career exploration, skill acquisition, job search and maintenance. This one-year graduate (three semester) certificate program provides training to enter and/or advance in the field of career development such as career and employment advisors, career resource specialists, job developers, or career management professionals.This program may also appeal to practitioners working in the field who want to gain additional formal training, job coaching experience or attain their Career Development Practitioner designation.Graduation from the program provides the full academic component and partial fulfillment of work experience hours for certification by the Career Development Practitioners' Certification Board of Ontario (CDPCBO).

 

Note:

  • Online delivery provides flexible learning options.

Program details

Code: 0869
Delivery: Full-time
Length: 691 hours
Start: January 2021
Campus: Online
Credential: Ontario College Graduate Certificate

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CONESTOGA COLLEGE
Virtual OPEN HOUSE
MARCH 13, 2021 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Tuition & fees

Tuition and fee details for the 2020-2021 year are listed below.  Books and supplies are additional. Tuition and fee details for terms starting after May 2021 will not be available until spring 2021.

Tuition and fees are currently unavailable; please check back at a later time. For terms starting after May 2021, details will not be available until spring 2021.

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International

Tuition
$2286.00
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Ancillary Fees
$1126.00
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Total Fees
$3412.00
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Canadian fee details

Description Winter 2021 Spring 2021
Program Tuition Fee (ACR) $1143.00 $1143.00
Administration Fee $18.40 $25.90
CSI Health Plan Fee $197.65 -
CSI Association Fee 2 $22.75 $32.50
eText Fee $178.00 $96.00
Graduation/Alumni Services Fee $20.95 $28.45
Student Services $50.65 $50.65
Technology Enhancement Fee $142.75 $142.75
Work-Integrated Learning (WIL) Documentation Fee $41.00 -
CSI Event Fee and Campus Life (optional) $10.00 $30.00
CSI Legal Protection (optional) $20.10 -
CSI Student Clubs and Societies (optional) $3.50 $4.00
Sustainability Fee (optional) $5.00 $5.00
Session Total $1853.75 $1558.25
Year Total   $3412.00

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International fee details

Description Winter 2021 Spring 2021
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Financial assistance

The Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP) is a needs-based program designed to help Ontario students cover the cost of post-secondary education. Funded by the federal and provincial governments, OSAP is intended to promote equality of opportunity for post-secondary studies through direct financial assistance for educational costs and living expenses. These interest-free loans are intended to supplement your financial resources and those of your family. The majority of students apply for loan assistance via the OSAP website. Students can also print the application booklet through the OSAP website. For more information, please visit OSAP & aid.

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Delivery sequence - January 2021 - Online

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