Career Development Professional

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Program description - September 2022

Career Development Professional is a (one-year) two term 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 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). This program is offered in full-time and part-time delivery.

 

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  • Online delivery provides flexible learning options.

Program details

Code: 0869
Delivery: Full-time
Length: 691 hours
Start: September 2022
Campus: Online
Credential: Ontario College Graduate Certificate

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Tuition & fees

​Tuition and fee details for the 2021-2022 year are listed below.  Fees for the next academic year are unavailable at this time. Books and supplies are additional.

2 Terms

Canadian

International

Tuition
$3429.00
$14500.00
Ancillary Fees
$1226.00
$2506.00
Total Fees
$4655.00
$17006.00

Canadian fee details

Description Fall 2021 Winter 2022
Program Tuition Fee (ACR) $1714.50 $1714.50
Administration Fee $25.00 $25.00
CSI Health Plan Fee $300.00 -
CSI Association Fee 2 $32.50 $32.50
CSI Legal Protection $30.00 -
eText Fee $146.00 -
Graduation/Alumni Services Fee $27.50 $27.50
Student Services $60.50 $60.50
Technology Enhancement Fee $137.50 $137.50
Work-Integrated Learning (WIL) Documentation Fee $41.00 -
CSI - Student Frosh Kit Fee (optional) $65.00 -
CSI Event Fee and Campus Life (optional) $30.00 $30.00
CSI Student Clubs and Societies (optional) $4.00 $4.00
Sustainability Fee (optional) $5.00 $5.00
Term Total $2618.50 $2036.50
Year Total   $4655.00

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International fee details

Description Fall 2021 Winter 2022
Grad. Cert. Program Tuition $7250.00 $7250.00
Administration Fee $25.00 $25.00
CSI Health Plan Fee $300.00 -
CSI Association Fee 2 $32.50 $32.50
CSI International Health Fee $530.00 -
CSI Legal Protection $30.00 -
eText Fee $146.00 -
Graduation/Alumni Services Fee $27.50 $27.50
ISR $375.00 $375.00
Student Services $60.50 $60.50
Technology Enhancement Fee $137.50 $137.50
Work-Integrated Learning (WIL) Documentation Fee $41.00 -
CSI - Student Frosh Kit Fee (optional) $65.00 -
CSI Event Fee and Campus Life (optional) $30.00 $30.00
CSI Student Clubs and Societies (optional) $4.00 $4.00
Sustainability Fee (optional) $5.00 $5.00
Term Total $9059.00 $7947.00
Year Total   $17006.00

Returning student tuition & fees

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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 - September 2022 - Online

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