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SHERIDAN COLLEGE, OAKVILLE, ONTARIO - PROGRAMS

Oakville, OntarioLOCATION
CollegeSCHOOL TYPE
Estd 1967Established Year
  43000Enrollment

Graduate Certificate (Public Relations - Corporate Communications)

 1 year
 full time
  English
 on campus

Field of Study

$ 16,348 

1st Year
Fees

International Student Tution

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Program Description

  • Graduate Certificate in Public Relations - Corporate Communications at Sheridan College is offered as a 1-year teaching program.
  • This certificate program has a co-op work option.
  • In order to be eligible to participate in a full-time Co-op Work Term, students must meet the GPA requirements.
  • The student to faculty ratio is 17:1 which bridges the gap between faculty and students.
  • Some of the main courses that students will study in this program are:
    • Introduction to Marketing and Communications
    • Career Management for PR Practitioners
    • Writing for Public Relations
    • Applied Communications Research
    • Performance Techniques for Media Relations
  • Coordinate and contribute to the planning of public relations activities, including the development of clear, measurable communication objectives and project or tactical budgets and selection of strategies, tactics, tools, and resources to manage a range of stakeholder relationships and issues and achieve organizational objectives.
  • Coordinate, contribute to, and adapt the implementation of strategies and tactics and the management of budgets and resources to achieve communication objectives and meet activity guidelines and requirements.
  • Produce effective, accessible, and timely print, digital and multimedia communications, independently and collaboratively, to manage specific stakeholder relations and/or issues and achieve organizational objectives.
  • Career positions may include: 
    • Public Relations Specialist
    • Media Relations Officer
    • Internal Communications Coordinator
    • Social Media Coordinator
    • Senior Writer, etc with an average salary of 26,475 USD per year.

Program Highlights

Degree Type Offered Certificate
Duration1 year
Fees$ 16,348 for 1 year
Delivery TypeFull Time
Admission Intake Fall (Deadline - Feb 01)
Language Proficiency IELTS,TOEFL,PTE
Program Urlhttps://academics.sheridancollege.ca/programs/public-relations-corporate-communications

Eligibility & Entry Requirement

Academic Eligibility:

  • A post-secondary diploma or degree in science or engineering is required.
  • Students must provide acceptable proof of at least three years of full-time study in a secondary school (high school) or school system where English was the primary language of teaching and grading.

Work Experience Eligibility:

  • At least one year of industrial experience and some basic exposure to a CAD system would be an asset.
  • Applicants with postsecondary qualifications from another discipline require at least three years of industrial experience.

English Language proficiency:

  • Applicants from India, China, Vietnam, Philippines, and Pakistan should note that IELTS is the only proficiency score accepted by the Study Direct Stream (SDS) program.
  • Meeting the minimum English requirements does not guarantee admission. Students with higher English proficiency scores will receive priority in the admission assessment process.
  • Not all students will qualify for EAP-3106 in place of the required IELTS or TOEFL test scores.

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Required Document List

Required Documents are:

  • Transcript: Students must submit the official marks statements or transcripts that are provided by the college.
  • Certificates: Certificates like High School or University/College Certificates are to be submitted of education qualification.
  • Test Results: Provide proof of English proficiency, if English is not the first language in student country, as proof of IELTS/TOEFL/PTE result scores is to be submitted.


Application Deadline

Fall
Feb 01


Scores Required

6.5 / 9

Avg. Score in

IELTS

88 / 120

Avg. Score in

TOEFL

60 / 90

Avg. Score in

PTE


Fees & Funding

Tution & Application Fees

YearYear 1
Tuition fees$16348

Living Costs

HeadAvg Cost Per Year
Living cost$ 13,095

Scholarship Grants & Financial Aids

NameAmountInternational Students EligibleApplication Deadline
Forktip Women’s- Innovation Scholarship Variable Yes 30 Aug, 2020
BrokerFish International student scholarship $1,000 Yes 21 Dec, 2020

VISA & Work Study

VISA

  • International Students will need to apply for a valid Student VISA before entering Canada.
  • A student visa is an immigration document that allows students to live and study in Canada.
  • The student must have a student visa to enroll in any degree, program, or course that takes more than 6 months to complete.
  • Whether students also need an Entry Visa depends on their country of citizenship.
  • The Temporary Resident Visa (Entry Visa) is a stamp placed on their passport that allows them to enter Canada.
  • In most cases, students Entry Visa will have the same expiry date as their Student VISA.
  • A student VISA is usually valid for the length of the student’s study program, plus an extra 90 days. 
  • The students need these documents to apply for a study permit:
    • Proof of acceptance i.e The offer letter that the student received from the university.
    • Proof of identity 
    • Proof of financial support i.e Documents showing the financial status.

Work Study

  • Students may be eligible to work in Canada while studying if a study permit includes a condition that says a student can work on or off-campus.
  • Students must also meet all the other requirements.
  • Students can only start working in Canada when they start the study program.
  • Students can't work before studies begin.
  • Students may work up to 24 hours per week.

Career and Placement after Course

Career Opportunities after completing this program are:

  • Public Relations Specialist
  • Media Relations Officer
  • Internal Communications Coordinator
  • Social Media Coordinator
  • Senior Writer
  • Event Planner
  • Account Manager
  • Press Agent


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