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School of Continuing Studies Introduces Online Speaker Series

At the School of Continuing Studies, we know that the COVID-19 crisis has taken an emotional and mental toll on many of our students. In this time of uncertainty, Continuing Studies students are dealing with many concerns, such as keeping up with their studies, their health and well-being, finding employment during a  time of crisis, or, for students studying away from home, struggling with […]

Why is Emotional Leadership Key to Online Learning?

With Social Distancing in place almost globally, the only option is to learn online, and many institutions and universities that offer traditional classroom-based instruction are new to it. Fortunately, the York University School of Continuing Studies has a proven track record of delivering quality, online learning, particularly in emerging technologies. We hope to share some […]

The York University English Language Institute holds its second annual spelling bee

On February 6th, 2020, the York University English Language Institute (YUELI) held its 2nd annual spelling bee. The audience was packed with students and instructors who came out to watch and support the 17 students participating in the friendly competition.   As the spelling bee started, contestants nailed words like ‘participation’, ‘survey’, and ‘individual’ with […]

Business Administration and Human Resources full-time programs now offering summer starts

Due to popular demand, summer sessions for the full-time, in-class Post-Graduate Certificate in Business Administration and the full-time, in-class Post-Degree Certificate in Human Resources Management have opened, with classes starting in May 2020. Year after year, since their inception, both programs have increased exponentially in enrolment, with this year being no different. The last fall […]

5 Years of Continuing Professional Education at York

It’s been an amazing first 5 years at the School of Continuing Studies. In this time,  we’ve hit some astonishing milestones and made a big impression in the GTA and education markets. Created in 2015 by amalgamating one of North America’s largest English Language Institutes (YUELI) with the former Division of Continuing Education (DCE), York established […]

School of Continuing Studies celebrates 1,000 per cent growth for 5-year anniversary

This month, the York University School of Continuing Studies celebrated its fifth anniversary. Created in 2015 by amalgamating one of North America’s largest English Language Institutes (YUELI) with the former Division of Continuing Education (DCE), York established one of the largest schools of its kind in Canada and officially committed to becoming a national and […]

Current IT Audit Execution student secures senior position at Manulife

Dylan O’Dell is currently studying in the Certificate in IT Audit Execution program – the second School of Continuing Studies program he’s taken in two years! Recently, Dylan started a new position with Manulife as a Senior Technology Auditor. He credits the education and experience he received at the School of Continuing Studies as a major […]

Statement from Assistant Vice-President Tracey Taylor-O’Reilly regarding the tragic loss of a School of Continuing Studies Student

Along with the instructors and the staff of the York University School of Continuing Studies, I was deeply saddened to learn of the loss of one of our students aboard the Ukrainian International Airlines flight which crashed in Iran this week. A large population of our student body are international students who are excited to […]

PR and Marketing students attend panel discussion with Post-Graduate Certificate in Public Relations advisory council members

Thank you to Joanne Rider, Nikki Laoutaris and Rhonda McMichael, advisory council members for the Post-Graduate Certificate in Public Relations, for speaking to our Public Relations and Digital and Content Marketing students on November 21. Hosted by The School of Continuing Studies, and organized by Program Manager Todd Rich, the Q&A format of the event was a great opportunity […]

A CPA Information Session for the aspiring accounting professional

  Sean Mullin takes joy in helping others prepare for their careers and navigate the next step in their professional journey. So much so, that he’s made a career out of it! Sean is a public speaker, devoted teacher, and recruiter for the Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario. If you’re an accounting student considering earning your […]