Graduate Diploma Programs

The Faculty of Education offers three graduate diploma programs that prepare students for work and further study in a wide range of settings.

ProgramDescriptionDelivery
Graduate Diploma in Education (Educational Leadership Studies) Provides students with an opportunity to explore a broad range of issues in educational leadership, policy and administration. It prepares candidates to assume leadership roles in a variety of settings, including school and district leadership, post-secondary institutions and policy analysis. Online / In-Person
Graduate Diploma in in Education (Post-Secondary Education - Health Professional Education) The program was created in collaboration with the Centre for Collaborative Health Professional Education and is designed to enhance health professionals' abilities as educators and leaders in educational program design, development, evaluation, and administration. The diploma is intended for educators and educational leaders of formal and informal post-secondary health professional education programs. Fully Online
Graduate Diploma in Education (Reading Development and Instruction) The program focuses on reading development and instruction and is intended for students who want to further develop their professional learning and deepen their understanding of reading development that better supports classroom-wide instruction, including the instruction of children who experience reading difficulty. Fully Online

Note: Students enrolled in the Diploma programs may request transfer to the affiliated Master of Education degree programs.