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    McMaster University
  Feb 20, 2018
Undergraduate Calendar 2015-2016 [-ARCHIVED CALENDAR-]

Certificate and Diploma Programs

Centre for Continuing Education

Located at The Downtown Centre, 50 Main Street East, Hamilton, 2nd Floor, the Centre for Continuing Education (CCE) offers Certificate and Diploma programs, computer training, project management, business analysis and six sigma and corporate training programs. Most Certificate and Diploma programs can be completed in less than a year. Students compare the Centre’s small classes and interactive teaching style to upper-year tutorials. Courses are offered in the evenings, on weekends and online to accommodate working students.

For details, please contact the Centre for Continuing Education at extension 24321 or visit our website.

Certificate and Diploma Programs Approved for Advanced Credit

All CCE Certificates and Diplomas have been approved by the Senate of McMaster for advanced credit, as indicated below. Information regarding advanced credit for degree study is outlined in Graduates of McMaster Certificate/Diploma Programs in the Admission Requirements  section of this calendar.

Affiliated Associations and Institutes

Many McMaster Centre for Continuing Education courses are recognized as course equivalencies or approved for professional development units by the following professional associations and institutes:

  • Association of Administrative Assistants (QAA)
  • Canadian Addiction Counsellors Certification Federation (CACCF)
  • Canadian Institute of Certified Administrative Managers (CICAM)
  • Canadian Institute of Management (CIM)
  • Canadian Problem Gambling Certification Board
  • Canadian Securities Institute
  • Certified General Accountants of Ontario (CGA)
  • Certified Management Accountants (CMA)
  • Credit Institute of Canada
  • Credit Union Institute of Canada (CUIC)
  • Global Risk Management Institute
  • Human Resources Professionals Association (HRPA™)
  • Insurance Institute of Canada-Fellowship
  • International Institute of Business Analysts
  • Project Management Institute

Please contact the Centre for Continuing Education at extension 24321 or visit for details. 


Bachelor of Technology Program
Engineering Technology Building (ETB), Room 213
Ext. 27013


Other Diploma Programs

For information concerning other Diploma programs offered at the University, please refer to the relevant Faculty section in this Calendar.

Faculty of Health Sciences

Indigenous Studies

Faculty of Humanities