|Study location||Canada, Ontario, Mississauga|
|Type||Graduate Certificate, College|
|Nominal duration||1 year/ 2 semesters|
|Tuition fee||CA$18,456 per year
The fees shown here are estimates only for and are subject to change. The above fee includes tuition (CA$15,734), 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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Undergraduate Diploma (or higher)
To be eligible for admission, you must possess:
This program welcomes applicants from a broad range of backgrounds including, but not limited to: film studies, television/broadcast, liberal arts, fine arts, animation, gaming, theatre, or other area, as long as the applicant has proven experience in creative endeavours.
Selection Process for Applicants
Candidates to the program are selected on the basis of academic achievement and the evaluation of a Letter of Intent, which includes volunteer/work experience that demonstrates their involvement in the creative industries or production.
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
For direct admission, you must be from an English speaking country or, you must provide proof of English proficiency in one of the following ways:
If your IELTS/TOEFL score does not meet the minimum English language requirement for direct entry, you may choose to enter the English Language Studies (ESL) program, offered by Sheridan College, which is an intensive, full-time academic program.
Learn to develop and grow creative ventures through Sheridan’s unique eight-month graduate certificate in Creative Industries Management.
Master the business side of the creative industries
The creative industries need skilled professionals who understand both the business and creative side of media. Sheridan’s Creative Industries Management is a specialized eight-month program designed to prepare graduates as managers and entrepreneurs in the arts. With an understanding of management, financing and marketing you’ll be ready for a career in film, television, video games and more.
Who should apply to Creative Industries Management?
If you have an academic or professional background in the arts and want to develop your management, leadership and business skills, Creative Industries Management is the program for you. CIM can also help you start your own business, giving you the knowledge and competitive edge to guide you down the path of entrepreneurship.
At Sheridan, we believe the best way to learn is by getting to work and making things happen. In this program, you’ll be introduced to professional workflow processes in film, television, animation and gaming. You’ll learn how to network with creatives and the media. Working with professors, students and industry professionals, you’ll see there’s no shortage of hands-on learning possibilities.
The creative industries in Canada and worldwide have a shortage of people who have both creative passion and practical business skills. As the film, animation and gaming industries continue to grow, more job opportunities are expected to open.
You may find roles in areas such as:
- Advertising and promotional administration for media
- Management Administration for a production company
- Management Administration for game developers
- Project Management for media events and festivals
- Social Media Supervision for film, television and media