|Study location||Canada, Ontario, Toronto|
|Type||Advanced Diploma, College|
|Nominal duration||3 years, includes 1 field placement|
|Tuition fee||CA$16,123 per year
The fees shown here are estimates only for and are subject to change. The above fee includes tuition (CA$14,937), health insurance and ancillary fees.
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|Registration fee||CA$400 one-time
The registration fee includes the non-refundable application fee (CA$100) and the refundable deposit fee (CA$300).
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High School / Secondary Education (or higher)
To be eligible for admission, you must possess a high school diploma including these required courses (or equivalents):
Note: Attending a program admission session where you will learn more about the program is highly recommended. After applying, applicants will receive a letter with instructions on how to book a Journalism program admission session.
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
For direct admission, you must provide proof of English proficiency in one of the following ways if you did not complete two or more consecutive full years at a recognized secondary or post-secondary education institution in a school where English is the primary language of instruction and communication.
To ensure you have the skills to navigate and succeed in the changing, multifaceted journalism industry, this program will take you from classroom to newsroom. With a learn-by-doing approach, you’ll have access to on-campus publishing, broadcast and Internet facilities where you’ll learn the fundamentals of journalism and gain new multiplatform skills. You’ll apply your knowledge by publishing stories to the award-winning community media outlets, The Toronto Observer and through the production of online, radio and television newscasts.
You’ll also connect with faculty, mentors and guest speakers, and get to participate in exclusive field trips and a field placement to gain real-world experience and build your professional network.
In the final semester, students spend 15 weeks in a full-time placement, working alongside professional staff in a commercial media outlet or communications agency. To qualify for placement, a student must have passed every course required in previous semesters. In arranging placement matches, faculty will take into account the student’s aptitudes and career goals.
- Layout artist
Areas of Employment
- Large and small newspapers
- Online publications
- Radio and television newsrooms