Tag Archives: Careers

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 […]

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 […]

Cloud Computing Strategy expert at Microsoft imparts knowledge to students

Starting this January, our new Certificate in Cloud Computing Strategy will give our students the skills and expertise to get a cloud adoption strategy off the ground. Taking a platform agnostic approach, this dynamic new 100% online program teaches you to compare service models, manage change and create a compelling business case for the cloud. Leo Sorokin, […]

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 […]

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 […]

IT Audit assurance career event connects ambitious attendees with industry leaders and peers

IT Audit is the fastest growing specialization of auditing, and more companies than ever before are hiring skilled professionals to ensure their data and IT systems are compliant and secure. There’s never been a better time to build the critical skills and real-world experience needed need to succeed in the IT Audit assurance workplace. On […]

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 […]