Professional Programs

Your career is what you make it.

Whether you want to advance in your current career or you're looking for something totally new, Continuing Studies at UVic will give you a new perspective on career training and professional development.

Our certificate and diploma programs are an ideal way to earn the credentials you need to succeed. Our instructors are real-world experts in their fields, who balance practical experience with teaching excellence. And the small classes are a great opportunity to work, and network, with people in your chosen field.

Find out just how close you are to the career you really want—choose a program below and watch your career take shape.

Choose your career path

Business, Technology and Public Relations

Certificate in Business Administration

Certificate in Business Administration - Fast Track

Diploma in Business Administration

Diploma in Business Administration - Accelerated

Diploma in Business Administration - Aviation

Diploma Program in Public Relations

Culture, Museums and Indigenous Studies

Certificate in Indigenous Language Revitalization

Diploma in Cultural Resource Management

Diploma in Intercultural Studies and Practice

Foundations in Indigenous Fine Arts

Professional Specialization Certificate in Collections Management

Professional Specialization Certificate in Visitor and Community Engagement

Education, Learning and Development

Professional Specialization Certificate in Teaching French Immersion

Certificate in Adult and Continuing Education

Professional Specialization Certificate in Teaching English as a Foreign Language

Health, Wellness and Safety

Canadian Falls Prevention Curriculum

Certificate Program in Environmental and Occupational Health

Current Concepts in Dentistry

Wound Management for Health Professionals

Professional Specialization Certificate in Population Health Data Analysis


La Maison Française

Science and Ecological Restoration

Ecological Restoration Professional Specialization Certificate

Restoration of Natural Systems Certificate

Restoration of Natural Systems Diploma

If you could design your own certificate, what would it look like?

Certificate in General Studies