Tag Archives: School of Continuing Studies

CMSC Media: Top executives join forces with York University to create new Cloud Computing program

The York University School of Continuing Studies (York SCS) has assembled a team of influential business leaders from the public, finance, education, commerce and technology sectors to guide the creation of Canada’s first fully online Certificate in Cloud Computing Strategy. Starting January 2020, this innovative new continuing professional education program will meet the growing demand for highly skilled Cloud Architects and […]

The School of Continuing Studies enters into partnership with Riverdale Mediation to expand access to internships & placements for students

Family Mediation Program Manager Sean Woodhead and Riverdale Mediation President Hilary Linton announce internship partnership for Family Mediation students The School of Continuing Studies and Riverdale Mediation Ltd. have entered into a partnership that enhances access to mediation placements for recent graduates of the Certificate in Family Mediation at York University. Through this partnership, which […]

President of top Content Marketing agency joins instructor team

As President of agency Fifth Story, Shelley Middlebrook knows great content. Now, as an instructor in our new Certificate in Content Marketing, she’s helping students learn to create content that influences opinion and inspires action. Read on as Shelley shares her thoughts on where content fits into the current marketing landscape, and why every marketer […]

Media Planet: Navigating Your Path to the Future of Work

The future of work in Canada is changing, and with it the demand for talent to fill the growing number of jobs in the burgeoning fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) is greater than ever. With changing job demands, companies are also putting more emphasis on a critical blend of hard and soft […]

Expert Product Designer brings unique UX Design approach to students

Starting this September, students in our Certificate in User Experience (UX) Design will build the critical skill blend they need to change the way we live, one experience at a time. When Philippe Jean isn’t working as a Sr. Product Designer at Shopify Plus, he’s bringing his substantial experience and expertise to the classroom as […]

York University partners with Mount Royal University to upskill Albertans for career success in Cyber Security

The York University School of Continuing Studies (York SCS) in Toronto, ON has forged a three-year strategic partnership with Mount Royal University in Calgary, AB to offer its innovative Cyber Security continuing education program. Starting Fall 2019, students in Alberta looking to enter the emerging cyber security field will be able to study online part-time […]

Full-Stack students spend evening networking with coding enthusiasts at sponsored MeetUp

Our students are at the center of all that we do. It’s not enough to provide exceptional education—career-enhancing experiences can make all the difference to someone looking to start a new career in emerging fields like full-stack web development or user experience design. That’s why, on June 24th, we’re giving our Certificate in Full-Stack Web […]

Director of Continuing Professional Education presents on ‘Staying Relevant in a Digital World’ at innovative new ideas hub

On June 20, Christine Brooks-Cappadocia, Director of Continuing Professional Education at The York University School of Continuing Studies, will be giving a forward-thinking talk at the new Staples Studio in downtown Toronto. Entitled ‘Staying Relevant in a Digital World’, the talk centers around what it takes to sustain career success in job market that’s becoming […]

Canadian Business Journal: Unprecedented rise in User Experience jobs sparks launch of new continuing education program at York University

With User Experience (UX) jobs set to double in the next few years, there is expected to be a significant talent shortage of UX Designers with the technical and cross-functional job skills required for sustained career success. In response to this need, the York University School of Continuing Studies is launching a new Certificate in […]

York U alumnus passes on public relations expertise

Christine Bernard, York U alumnus and instructor in our new Post-Graduate Certificate in Public Relations (starting this September), is ramping up preparations to welcome her first class of eager communications enthusiasts. Having accumulated considerable career experience and specializations in corporate messaging, branding, event planning and leadership communications, Christine is anxious to pass along the knowledge that comes with […]