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Transformative education: Preparing the changemakers of tomorrow

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Child and Youth Care (BA)

Learn to design and implement therapeutic interventions, programs and services that partner with young people facing adversity in the process of bringing about positive change.

Disability Studies (BA)

Discover the extent to which the lives of disabled people are shaped by patterns of injustice, exclusion, discrimination and the rule of social, cultural and aesthetic ‘norms’.

Early Childhood Studies (BA)

Learn to support learning and growth in the early years and enhance the quality of life for young children and their families.

Midwifery Education Program (BHSc)

Become a highly capable primary health care provider.  Gain the academic knowledge and clinical skills needed to provide care for pregnant people and their newborns throughout the child bearing year.

Collaborative Nursing Degree Program (BScN)  

Learn to play a critical role in treatment and recovery for patients, and to support broader public health goals such as health promotion and illness prevention.

Post-Diploma Degree Completion Program in Nursing (BScN)

Build upon your professional experience as a registered nurse, registered practical nurse or internationally educated nurse. Develop an analytical approach to your practice and gain the tools you need to advance your career.

Nutrition and Food (BASc)

Prepare to promote healthy eating habits that enhance Canadians’ quality of life. Gain the knowledge and skills needed to pursue a range of professional pathways within the food industry, dietetics, food science and more.

Occupational Health and Safety (BASc)

Help prevent injury and illness in all types of workplaces. Learn to evaluate human factors and ergonomic issues associated with injury and accidents, and to assess harmful exposures to chemicals, radiation and physical agents.

Public Health and Safety (BASc)

Help prevent disease and protect public health for the entire population. Become a public health inspector or pursue food safety, quality assurance, water quality and infection control within the private sector.

Social Work (BSW)

Learn to promote social justice and equity. Support individuals to access multiple social services, participate more fully in society and accomplish their goals.

Urban and Regional Planning (BURPI)

Learn to create and implement plans to develop and enhance regional, urban, suburban and rural communities, and advise on planning decisions.

Child and Youth Care (MA)

Intensive examination of clinical practice, approaches to research, and management and policy development prepares you for advanced practice and leadership within the child and youth care field.

Early Childhood Studies (MA)

Enrich your understanding of diversity and inclusion. Prepare for leadership roles in a variety of sectors — including child care, family supports and health care. Gain a strong foundation for a career in research, policy and academia.

Master of Nursing (MN)

The Course Stream prepares students for management and leadership roles in policy and education. Graduates of our Thesis Stream contribute to evidence-based practice as researchers, academics and more.

Primary Health Care Nurse Practitioner Certificate (PHCNP)

Prepares professional nurses who hold a Master of Nursing to write the College of Nurses of Ontario’s NP - Primary Health Care (Ontario) exam and work as Nurse Practitioners in a variety of exciting practice settings.

Combination MN/PHCNP

Students earn a Master’s degree and PHCNP Certificate concurrently, preparing them to write the College of Nurses of Ontario’s NP - Primary Health Care (Ontario) exam and work as Nurse Practitioners.

Nutrition Communication (MHSc)

Advance your ability to communicate nutrition and food issues to diverse audiences. The accredited practicum option prepares future dietitians for success, while the MRP option supports experienced dietitians to become leaders in nutrition communication.

Dietetics (PMDip)

Achieve the Integrated Competencies for Dietetic Education and Practice via classroom and practicum courses offered through partnerships with St. Michael's Hospital and North York General Hospital.

Master of Social Work (MSW)

Learn about anti-oppression and critical approaches to social work. Transform practice in child welfare settings, school boards, clinical and community programs and government institutions.

Urban Development (MPl)

Learn to integrate urban culture, nature, inclusion and sustainability frameworks into urban development and design, and pursue career advancement in a range of planning roles.

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