Programs of Study - Graduate Programs

 Undergraduate Graduate
Offered as Certificate
Offered as Certificate
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.
Offered as MAccMaster of Accounting
Offered as MAccMaster of Accounting

Benefit from a unique master’s program accredited by both the Chartered Professionals Accountants (CPA) of Ontario and the global Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) – designed for graduates of liberal arts, science and business programs. With a focus on case-based integrated learning, the Schulich MAcc prepares its graduates for the complex field of accounting.

Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

From ancient history to contemporary issues, modern Africa poses challenges and opportunities worthy of serious study. Learn from professors engaged in researching social, political, economic and cultural change from precolonial times to the present. Whether we think of inspired political leadership or poverty, economic development or major challenges to health, Africa is a continent with a global impact.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Anthropology explores some of the great mysteries of humanity. Engage in topics such as media and culture, health and illness, gender and sexuality, development, religion and science and displaced peoples. Learn to think critically about how concepts such as class, race, gender and ethnic identity are produced and expressed in contexts of power around the world.

Offered as MAMaster of Arts or PhD
Offered as MAMaster of Arts or PhD

One of Canada’s largest, most dynamic programs in sociocultural anthropology, integrating innovative research and theory with a commitment to social and economic justice. 4 specializations: Health, Illness & the Body; Knowledge Systems; Power, Politics & Development; Representation, Identity & Performance.

Offered as Certificate
Offered as Certificate
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or BScBachelor of Science
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or BScBachelor of Science
Offered by Faculty of Science as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Express ideas using the language of abstraction and reasoning: Mathematics uses basic concepts as the foundation for practical applications. This program appeals to students fond of pure math — join a community dedicated to the precise analysis and interpretation of our world. Learn why the Wall Street Journal has consistently ranked mathematician as one of the best jobs.

Offered as MAMaster of Arts
Offered as MAMaster of Arts

Flexible, dynamic program responsive to student needs and interests. Focus on the Canadian heritage in the visual arts. 4 specializations: Art & Architecture History; Critical Theory & Writing; Curatorial Studies in Visual Culture; Gallery & Museum Practices.

Offered as PhD
Offered as PhD

Building on exceptional opportunities in research, teaching and professional development, students may incorporate research on non-Western topics, minority cultural practices and interdisciplinary approaches to art & architecture history; critical theory & writing; curatorial studies in visual culture; gallery & museum practices. 4 specializations: Canadian & Aboriginal Art; Curatorial & Museological Studies; Architectural Studies; Modern & Contemporary Art.

Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as Certificate
Offered as Certificate
Offered by Faculty of Health as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall term.
Offered as BScBachelor of Science
Offered as BScBachelor of Science
Offered by Faculty of Science as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall term.

Biochemistry is the study of the chemistry of living organisms, of physiology and the structures, properties and changes of biomatter. Applications include medical products and diagnostics, new food and its safety, crop improvement, cosmetics and forensic science.

Offered as BScBachelor of Science or iBScInternational Bachelor of Science
Offered as BScBachelor of Science or iBScInternational Bachelor of Science
Offered by Faculty of Science as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Study life on scales ranging from the cellular to the global. Our program combines biochemistry, molecular biology, cell biology, zoology, animal physiology, molecular genetics, plant science, evolution and ecology with first-rate laboratory experiences and research opportunities.

Offered as MScMaster of Science or PhD
Offered as MScMaster of Science or PhD

Cutting-edge, hands-on research advancing the current frontiers of knowledge guided by award-winning and internationally recognized faculty. Program includes training in professional development such as experimental design, scientific writing, statistical analyses and public speaking. 3 specializations: Cell & Molecular Biology; Animal & Plant Physiology; Ecology & Evolution.

For part-time study, contact the program directly.

Offered as BScBachelor of Science or iBScInternational Bachelor of Science
Offered as BScBachelor of Science or iBScInternational Bachelor of Science
Offered by Glendon as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Explore major topics in the first and only BSc biology program in southern Ontario with courses in English or French. Study conservation biology, ecology and animal behaviour in our small classes with direct access to a living lab — in our own forested “backyard.” Bonus: with the upcoming Ontario health-care changes, job prospects are promising for bilingual graduates.

Offered as BScBachelor of Science
Offered as BScBachelor of Science
Offered by Faculty of Science as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall term.

Biomedical Science seeks to understand how the body functions at the cellular and molecular levels. The prevention and treatment of illness in people and in animals is based on this understanding. The field includes many areas of life science, including biochemistry, genetics, cell biology, physiology and biotechnology.

Offered as BScBachelor of Science
Offered as BScBachelor of Science
Offered by Faculty of Science as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall term.

Biophysics is an exciting discipline at the intersection of physics and biology in which the methods and techniques of physics are applied to study organisms and biological processes. Learn how a laser can aid in drug delivery and how DNA can improve light-emitting diodes. Make your studies come alive in an internship or through our undergraduate research program. 

Offered as BScBachelor of Science
Offered as BScBachelor of Science
Offered by Faculty of Science as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall term.

Biotechnology is the application of science and engineering in the innovative use of living organisms to create new products that improve the quality of  our food, health and environment. Applications of this science include the diagnosis and treatment of disease, the genetic modification of agricultural crops and the increase of agricultural productivity.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

In this program you will acquire a critical, in-depth understanding of the relationship between business, social structures and government, and evaluate the ways in which business and society influence one another.

Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as BBABachelor of Business Administration or iBBAInternational Bachelor of Busines Administration
Offered as BBABachelor of Business Administration or iBBAInternational Bachelor of Busines Administration
Offered by Schulich School of Business as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall term.

Align yourself with one of the world’s leading business schools. The Schulich School of Business in Toronto, ranked among the best of the best, offers two of Canada’s most prestigious degrees: the Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) and the International Bachelor of Business Administration (iBBA). When you graduate from Schulich — Canada’s Global Business School™ — you will have the sharp skills and knowledge necessary for success in today’s global marketplace.

Offered as IMBAInternational Master of Business Administration, MAccMaster of Accounting, MBAMaster of Business Administration, MBA/JD, MBA/MFA/MA, MBANMaster of Business Analytics, MFMaster of Finance or PhD
Offered as IMBAInternational Master of Business Administration, MAccMaster of Accounting, MBAMaster of Business Administration, MBA/JD, MBA/MFA/MA, MBANMaster of Business Analytics, MFMaster of Finance or PhD

Ranked among the top 25 MBA programs globally, offering 20 areas of specialization, 3 campuses and various start and scheduling choices. Relevant, real-world, pioneering programs that give access to global business networks. Specializations of note: Canada’s first IMBA; comprehensive offerings in Financial Services; Real Property Management; Arts & Media Administration; Health Industry Management; Business & Sustainability; Global Retail Management; Global Mining Management.

Offered as MBANMaster of Business Analytics
Offered as MBANMaster of Business Analytics

The Schulich Master of Business Analytics (MBAN) is a one-year full-time program designed to give you the tools and techniques to become an expert in this evolving, high-demand field. In just 12 months of intensive study, you’ll master the quantitative and technical expertise needed for a rewarding career in this high-demand field. All Schulich MBAN students are awarded the much-coveted SAS™ (Statistical Analysis Software) certification upon completion of the program.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

In applying economic theory to business management, you’ll learn the analytical and decision-making techniques used in business, and come to understand the public and private institutional environments within which businesses operate.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered by Glendon as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Gain insight and international perspectives on strategic competition, the internal organization of firms and challenges facing businesses. Equipped with communications and problem-solving skills our bilingual, business-trained graduates have a professional edge in the workplace.

Offered as Certificate
Offered as Certificate
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall term.
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

We offer the unique opportunity to study national issues in both official languages — a key advantage if you’re considering government work. You’ll develop a multidimensional understanding of the country — our political and legal systems, languages, cultures, history and more — and will learn how these particulars shape Canada’s position in the global arena.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered by Glendon as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

We offer the unique opportunity to study national issues in both official languages, a key advantage if you’re considering government work. You’ll develop a multi-dimensional understanding of the country—our political and legal systems, languages, cultures, history and more—and will learn how these particulars shape Canada’s position in the global arena.

Offered as BScBachelor of Science
Offered as BScBachelor of Science
Offered by Faculty of Science as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Each year, the world of chemistry continues to expand and move forward. Our program provides the foundation to pursue many advanced fields, such as protein-structure analysis, environmental and atmospheric chemistry or nanomaterials science. The stream in Pharmaceutical & Biological Chemistry explores the interaction between biological systems and chemicals such as pharmaceuticals.

Offered as MScMaster of Science or PhD
Offered as MScMaster of Science or PhD

Wide range of study and research with internationally renowned faculty in state-of-the-art facilities covering all major sub-disciplines. 7 specializations: Analytical Chemistry; Atmospheric Chemistry; Biological Chemistry; Inorganic Chemistry; Mass Spectrometry; Physical Chemistry.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall term.

Explore the experiences and representations of children and youth throughout history and from different cultures around the world. Focus on children’s rights and children’s cultures and understand how children themselves make sense of the world.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts or BFABachelor of Fine Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or BFABachelor of Fine Arts
Offered by School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall or Winter term.

Get hands-on professional training in cinematography, editing, sound, directing and producing from award-winning filmmakers in our Production BFA program. Learn the art and craft of moving image storytelling in Canada’s only Screenwriting BFA program. Explore Canadian, international, documentary and alternative film in our Cinema & Media Studies BA program. Draw on our outstanding production and screening facilities, extensive technical support and strong industry partnerships to chart your path to career success.

Offered as MAMaster of Arts or PhD
Offered as MAMaster of Arts or PhD

A broadly humanities-based, interdisciplinary program within Canada’s largest Film Department in which students acquire a comprehensive knowledge of cinema and media through theoretical, historical and critical frameworks. 3 specializations: Cinema & Cultural Theory; National & Transnational Cinemas; Cinema & Technologies of the Image.

Offered as BEngBachelor of Engineering
Offered as BEngBachelor of Engineering
Offered by Lassonde School of Engineering as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall term.

Civil Engineering is a driving engine of economic growth. From soaring skyscrapers and breathtaking bridges to innovative transportation systems and next-generation clean-water technologies — the scope and impact of Civil Engineering is unparalleled. Whether it is designing roads, bridges and tunnels or protecting people by creating earthquake-proof buildings, civil engineers have a wide variety of skills that make the world safer and more efficient.

Offered as MAScMaster of Applied Science or PhD
Offered as MAScMaster of Applied Science or PhD

A young department full of progressive thinkers committed to sustainable, resilient infrastructure. The perfect place to take on the challenges of today with solutions for tomorrow. 3 specializations: Sustainable Development; Designing for Climate Change; Infrastructure & Resilience.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Are you fascinated by the language, literature, history, philosophy and lives of people in ancient Greece and Rome? Do you want to study works that have influenced human thought and reasoning for centuries? These programs introduce you to ancient Greek and Roman worlds, with the Classical Studies stream focusing on the history and culture of Greece and Rome, and the Classics stream focusing on the Latin and Greek languages.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Study the mind and its processes. Program majors will examine the nature of thought, memory, perception and language from a variety of perspectives to acquire a rich understanding of the mind. Combine courses from philosophy, psychology, linguistics, information technology and computer science to gain in-depth knowledge of the reasoning processes we find in humans, animals and machines.

Offered as BCom
Offered as BCom
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Broaden your career horizons with Commerce, one of the largest business programs in Canada. The BCom Specialized Honours program gives you the rare opportunity to specialize at the undergraduate level, focusing on one of the following areas: Accounting, Finance, Human Resource Management, Information Technology, Management, Management Science or Marketing. If you choose another program but are interested in business, consider the innovative minor programs in Business and Marketing.

Offered as MAMaster of Arts or PhD
Offered as MAMaster of Arts or PhD

Joint program between York and Ryerson Universities. Faculty with expertise in communications, the social sciences, the humanities, media, and the fine arts examine and provide real-world experience on the social, political and economic aspects of global phenomena from deregulation to issues of privacy and security. Specializations include: Communication & Cultural Theory; Cultural Policy & Law; Cultural & Media History; Telecommunications Policy & Strategy; Technology Studies.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall term.

The program looks at the social roles of media and communication, examining how people gather, share and use information. You’ll study the theoretical and historical foundations of media, theories of communication processes, relationships between media and identity and the expanding role of digital communication and new media in our increasingly globalized society.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered by Glendon as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall term.

As a student in the only bilingual Communications program in southern Ontario, you'll be well prepared to meet a global industry need for qualified bilingual communications professionals with an international perspective. Take courses in French and English within three concentrations: Communication, Culture & Society; Organizations & Communication; and Technology & Communication. 

Offered as Certificate
Offered as Certificate
Offered by Faculty of Environmental Studies as a Part-Time program, starting in the Fall term.
Offered as BScBachelor of Science
Offered as BScBachelor of Science
Offered by Faculty of Science as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Computational Mathematics combines core studies in mathematics and computer science. Choose one of two areas of concentration: Applied & Industrial Mathematics or Financial Mathematics. Applied & Industrial Mathematics involves modern and traditional applications of math to science, engineering and medical research. Financial Mathematics is geared to the needs of the financial and banking sectors.

Offered as BEngBachelor of Engineering
Offered as BEngBachelor of Engineering
Offered by Lassonde School of Engineering as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall term.

Computer Engineering forms the basis of the modern world. Self-driving cars, robotics, mobile devices, electronic commerce, wireless communications and other advances are all built by computer engineers. Computer engineers gain deep knowledge about hardware and software design, and they are uniquely qualified to work on computer systems involving these aspects. They design and implement solutions to an ever-increasing range of engineering problems.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts, iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts, BScBachelor of Science or iBScInternational Bachelor of Science
Offered as BABachelor of Arts, iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts, BScBachelor of Science or iBScInternational Bachelor of Science
Offered by Lassonde School of Engineering as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Computer Science blends theoretical knowledge and practical skills to explore intriguing topics — computer systems that mimic human vision or the design of pharmaceutical drugs. Explore the theoretical limitations of computing and learn about the methodologies that lead to efficient, accurate computation. Liberal arts or science courses complement your Computer Science study in the BA or BSc program. The iBA, iBSc or the dual-degree option add an international component to your learning.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts or BScBachelor of Science
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or BScBachelor of Science
Offered by Lassonde School of Engineering as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Computer Security is a specialized area of computer science that studies threats to computer systems and networks, and develops the science and practice of how to mitigate them. As much of our lives today takes place in cyberspace, we depend on safe, threat-free computers. Computer Security specialists help improve safety for online interactions and protect our data from virus attacks.

Offered as MCIMaster of Conference Interpreting
Offered as MCIMaster of Conference Interpreting

A program seeking to prepare a fresh generation of skilled and knowledgeable professionals for a rewarding career in a dynamic, fast-paced field. The focus is on Canada’s official languages, English and French, but students can train in other language pairs as well, e.g., English/Spanish; English/Portuguese; English/Mandarin.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall term.

One of only a few Creative Writing undergraduate degree programs in the country, this program focuses on literary writing and introduces you to a variety of forms and styles employed and experimented with by well-known authors. Upper-year entry only. See also Professional Writing.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall term.

Crime and criminality are central concerns in our contemporary world. In this program, you’ll develop a broad knowledge base, refined analytical and research skills and a comprehensive understanding of the criminal justice system as it relates to national and international social processes.

Offered as MAMaster of Arts or PhD
Offered as MAMaster of Arts or PhD

A research-intensive program that engages students in diverse theoretical and methodological conversations on current questions of critical theory, social policy, human rights and social justice within Critical Disability Studies. These conceptual tools facilitate an ongoing analysis of the lives and conditions of people living with disabilities and difference today and in the past, globally and locally.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

What exactly is creativity and how does it move society? Study ways of understanding human creativity as it takes form in cultural expressions such as literature, the visual arts, film, music, digital media and popular culture. Through theory, critical analysis and experiential engagement, you’ll explore meaning in these forms and gain a deeper knowledge of cultural complexity.

Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as BABachelor of Arts, BFABachelor of Fine Arts or Joint Program
Offered as BABachelor of Arts, BFABachelor of Fine Arts or Joint Program
Offered by School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall or Winter term.

Dance with intelligent, dynamic minds and bodies in Canada’s largest and most comprehensive university dance program. Choose from streams in Choreography/Performance, Dance Education and Dance Studies. We offer you professional training in contemporary/modern dance with options in urban, contemporary/ballet and world dance, complemented by courses in composition, production, dance history and ethnography. Performance opportunities abound! Joint diploma/degree programs with Canada’s National Ballet School and the School of Toronto Dance Theatre are also available.

Offered as MAMaster of Arts or MFAMaster of Fine Arts
Offered as MAMaster of Arts or MFAMaster of Fine Arts

The MA program fosters an understanding of dance in its cultural, intellectual and social contexts through combined theoretical and practical approaches; the unique MFA program is the only program in the world to offer research opportunities in both choreography and dance dramaturgy within the context of diverse contemporary dance practices.

Offered as PhD
Offered as PhD

The only PhD in Dance Studies in Canada. Program encourages students to pursue dance research in the country’s oldest and largest university Dance program in preparation for careers in academia or the cultural sector.

Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as BDesBachelor of Design or Joint Program
Offered as BDesBachelor of Design or Joint Program
Offered by School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall term.

Immerse yourself in contemporary design practice and design thinking in the York/Sheridan program in Design. Work on real-world projects in state-of-the-art facilities. We offer you an exceptional professional education in visual communication, interactive and information design, integrated with studies in design history, theory and management. Practicum placements, strong industry connections and award-winning alumni are hallmarks of our internationally-recognized program.

Offered as MDesMaster of Design
Offered as MDesMaster of Design

A practice-based, intellectually rigorous and experimental program investigating the cultural, social, cognitive and technological dimensions of visual communication and graphic design.

Offered as MAMaster of Arts
Offered as MAMaster of Arts

Program offers students a full range of conceptual and methodological tools necessary for a deeper comprehension of the current issues and challenges of sustainable human development in a globalizing world. A variety of international internships and volunteer opportunities, as well as the program’s required fieldwork component, provide real-world experience.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered by School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design or Lassonde School of Engineering as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall or Winter term.

Hone your creative, technical and analytical skills at the dynamic convergence of computational technology and the arts. In this innovative program, offered collaboratively by the School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design and the Lassonde School of Engineering, code and programming are your tools for creative expression. Choose from streams in Game Arts, Digital Media Arts and Digital Media Development. Learn to create experiences and develop original objects such as apps, games, immersive, mixed and 3D reality environments, data visualization, interactive performance and more as you prepare for your career in the vanguard of digital culture.

Offered as BDEMBachelor of Disaster & Emergency Management
Offered as BDEMBachelor of Disaster & Emergency Management
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Be part of an exciting and rapidly expanding field that’s impacting communities across the globe. You’ll explore key concepts, methodologies and strategies used by emergency-management professionals while honing your ability to analyze and think critically. You’ll also gain a comprehensive understanding of how emergency management intersects with other disciplines such as psychology and sociology.

Offered as MDEMMaster in Disaster & Emergency Management
Offered as MDEMMaster in Disaster & Emergency Management

The only graduate program of its kind in Ontario and one of only two in Canada. Equips students with the skills and knowledge required to prepare for, mitigate, respond to and recover from local, national and international disasters and emergencies. Intended for those with an academic background or work experience in the field. Opportunities exist for students without such background to acquire the foundational knowledge before beginning the program.

Offered as Certificate
Offered as Certificate
Offered by Glendon as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall term.
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered by Glendon as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Our program focuses on drama as both a study of literature and as performance. Integrate your studies with the examination of language, literature, critical theory, performance media and other genres such as film, television and opera. You can also add courses in other academic areas to give you a degree with breadth.

Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as BScBachelor of Science
Offered as BScBachelor of Science
Offered by Lassonde School of Engineering as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Specialize in one of these streams: Atmospheric Science, Geomatics Science or Space Science. Atmospheric Science explores meteorology from the turbulent micro-scale to the large synoptic-scale weather systems. Geomatics Science delivers the knowledge and skills to work with terrestrial, aerial and space-observing platforms. Space Science explores the near-Earth space environment, as well as other planets.

Offered as MScMaster of Science or PhD
Offered as MScMaster of Science or PhD

A multidisciplinary research program associated with the Centre for Research in Earth & Space Science (CRESS). Students from a wide range of backgrounds, including Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Computer Science and Engineering, can pursue interdisciplinary research in state-of-the-art facilities.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

China, Japan and Korea are all ancient civilizations and modern societies of immense global significance. Bridging East Asia’s modern milieu and its rich history, you will gain an appreciation for the cultures and the political, economic and social impact of these nations. Expect to be challenged and engaged while acquiring an in-depth understanding of the region.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Economics lies at the root of most social challenges today. Learn how to use the analytical and quantitative tools of economics to solve a range of contemporary issues related to production and consumption in a variety of contexts, including product, labour and capital markets.

Offered as MAMaster of Arts or PhD
Offered as MAMaster of Arts or PhD

Ranked among the top programs in Canada, it provides advanced and specialized skills invaluable in solving today’s economic problems. Specializations include: Econometrics; Industrial Organization; International Money and Finance; International Trade and Applied Economic Theory.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered by Glendon as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Studying Economics gives you insights into how people and organizations choose to distribute limited resources across competing areas. Our program provides a unique balance between technical analysis and skill-building, with the application to real-world problems. You’ll also learn about management, international labour markets, the fundamentals of economic theory and more.

Offered as BESBachelor in Environmental Studies or Joint Program
Offered as BESBachelor in Environmental Studies or Joint Program
Offered by Faculty of Environmental Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall term.

The Ecosystem Management program is offered jointly by York University and Sir Sandford Fleming College, allowing you to combine your university education with specialized, college-based training.

Offered as BEdBachelor of Education
Offered as BEdBachelor of Education
Offered by Faculty of Education as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall term.

Our Concurrent BEd program, to which you can apply from high school for select Faculties or after completing three years of university study, allows you to work toward your Education degree while at the same time completing most other York undergraduate degrees. Completion of the program will also lead to a recommendation to the Ontario College of Teachers for a teaching certificate.

You can also specialize in the following areas:

French Immersion, with most classes at Glendon, for those who wish to teach in immersion, core and extended French classrooms.

Jewish Teacher Education, which prepares you to teach Hebrew and Jewish studies in public and Jewish day schools.

Indigenous Teacher Education, where an emphasis is placed on teaching Indigenous material in respectful ways to both Indigenous and non-Indigenous students.

International Education, which includes two internationally-focused elective courses and a program-based international experience.

Technological Teacher Education, for individuals who are interested in teaching one of the broad-base teaching subjects in high school.

Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as MEdMaster of Education or PhD
Offered as MEdMaster of Education or PhD

Rooted in a commitment to social justice, the MEd and PhD programs offer flexibility and diversity, studying education within the broad field of Language, Culture & Teaching. Social, historical and cultural contexts of education and contemporary practices of pedagogy, learning and curriculum inform scholarly inquiry.
Our graduate programs do not lead to teaching certification.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered by Faculty of Education as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall term.
Offered as BEngBachelor of Engineering
Offered as BEngBachelor of Engineering
Offered by Lassonde School of Engineering as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall term.

Electrical Engineering focuses on the big concepts and in-depth knowledge of power electronics, signal processors, assistive medical devices and more. From creating air-traffic control systems to making our skies less crowded to designing safer power stations or medical devices, electrical engineers find that their skills have diverse real-world applications.

Offered as MAScMaster of Applied Science, MScMaster of Science or PhD
Offered as MAScMaster of Applied Science, MScMaster of Science or PhD

Fostering world-class research and expertise in computer and interactive systems. Computer systems focus on the architecture, design and evaluation of large-scale hardware and software systems. Interactive systems engineering concerns the intelligent interaction of systems with the user or the environment. 

Offered as Certificate
Offered as Certificate
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or BEngBachelor of Engineering
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or BEngBachelor of Engineering
Offered by Lassonde School of Engineering or Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall term.

Are you passionate about using the power of engineering to solve challenges on an international stage? Explore our five-year  BEng/BA dual-degree in Engineering & International Development Studies.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

As an English student, you’ll study some of the world’s most celebrated literature across a wide range of genres, cultures and periods. You’ll learn to think and write critically and will be prepared to succeed in any career that requires effective communication.

Offered as MAMaster of Arts or PhD
Offered as MAMaster of Arts or PhD

Distinguished and intellectually active faculty at the vanguard of literary inquiry in Canada encourage adventurous, interdisciplinary and innovative approaches to literature. Specializations include American, British, Canadian and Postcolonial Literatures.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

The specialized nature of this program lies in the blending of English and Professional Writing into a single-degree program that highlights and enhances the relationship between the two fields of study. You’ll gain in-demand skills suitable for a wide range of careers.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered by Glendon as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Study many aspects of the English language — literature, linguistics, drama — from a wide range of perspectives, with compelling courses such as Children’s Literature, Creative Writing and English as a World Language. Small classes will encourage discussions. Interested in teaching? Combine your degree with our certificate in Teaching English as an International Language.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered by Glendon as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Develop a thorough understanding of important environmental, ecological, biomedical and health-related issues from a mainly biological perspective. Armed with a social vision of health, you’ll be well prepared for further studies in law, education, the biomedical and environmental sciences, as well as for work in health administration, policy and advocacy.

Offered as BScBachelor of Science
Offered as BScBachelor of Science
Offered by Faculty of Science as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall term.

Environmental Biology allows you to explore critical issues in conservation biology and biodiversity while making connections with areas such as human health, sustainability, environmental management and public policy. This program focuses on the biology of environmental issues, integrating ecological theory and practice to predict, quantify and address the impact of stressors such as habitat loss, pollutants, climate change, resource harvesting and invasive species on living systems. Career paths include: ecologist, invasive-species biologist, conservation biologist.

Offered as BScBachelor of Science
Offered as BScBachelor of Science
Offered by Faculty of Science as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall or Summer term.

Environmental Science focuses on the major interacting systems of the atmosphere, biosphere, water and landforms, as well as on the effect of human activity on these systems. The Life Sciences stream involves the incorporation of physical geography with ecology and population biology. The Physical Sciences stream integrates atmospheric science with surface-water hydrology and the study of landforms. You will gain hands-on experience in environmental research and develop strong technical skills.

Offered as BESBachelor in Environmental Studies or Joint Program
Offered as BESBachelor in Environmental Studies or Joint Program
Offered by Faculty of Environmental Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Our active community is passionate about environmental and social justice. We define the environment inclusively, so our program provides keen insights into the vast interconnections that affect our world. An introductory first year allows you to expand on your passion for environmental and social change through a comprehensive core course approach. Then, specialize in Environment & Culture, Urban & Regional Environments, Environmental Politics, Environmental Management

Offered as MESMaster of Environmental Studies or PhD
Offered as MESMaster of Environmental Studies or PhD

The first Faculty of its kind in Canada, internationally recognized for its interdisciplinary approach, with professors from backgrounds as varied as urban planning, the fine arts, political science, sociology, biology and philosophy. Streams and specializations include an MES Planning Program; a joint MES/ JD; diplomas in Business & the Environment and Environmental/Sustainability Education.

Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as MAMaster of Arts
Offered as MAMaster of Arts

A unique interdisciplinary program featuring a double specialization in French Literature and French Linguistics and offering courses in French only on both York campuses. Specializations include: Literary Theory & Fields; Women’s Literature; Descriptive & Theoretical Linguistics; Sociolinguistics; French Language Learning in a Canadian Context.

Offered as PhD
Offered as PhD

A program offered entirely in French, with special relevance for Ontario’s Francophone communities. Students are encouraged to apply and challenge plural theoretical perspectives while acquiring in-depth insight into varieties of French and the literatures of the Francophone world. 

Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

From the Douro to the Don and from Tromsø to Tripoli, this program takes you through Europe’s evolution from the Middle Ages to today. Choose a broad European education or focus on a specific country. To fully understand Europe, you’ll take one course in a European language and have the opportunity to study abroad.

Offered as MFAMaster of Fine Arts
Offered as MFAMaster of Fine Arts

Canada’s only dedicated MFA program in Screenwriting, training students in all aspects of writing for the screen, including television and cinema. Award-wining filmmakers teach in the Production program, with access to extensive production facilities and state-of-the-art equipment. First-year courses can be in any of three streams: Production, Screenwriting or Cinema & Media Studies.

Offered as MFMaster of Finance
Offered as MFMaster of Finance

This is a 12-month full-time program that provides students with the robust real-world training and analytical foundation needed for a rewarding career in modern finance. As a CFA Program Partner, it provides a high-level education on both the buy and sell sides of capital markets, including asset management, investment banking and risk management.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

  Learn how the financial world functions. Examine the stock market and how companies are financed. As a student in Financial & Business Economics, you’ll benefit from a rigorous quantitative and analytical economic approach with practical application.

Offered as MFAcMaster of Financial Accountability
Offered as MFAcMaster of Financial Accountability

A graduate management degree that goes beyond the standard MBA by integrating key concepts of Accountability, Ethics, Good Governance and Sustainable Practices into organizational cultures in both the private and public sectors and making corporate social responsibility the ultimate organizational goal.
 

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Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as Certificate
Offered as Certificate
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.
Offered as Certificate
Offered as Certificate
Offered by Faculty of Health as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Improve your oral and written proficiency in the French language and develop the critical-thinking skills that Canadian and international employers admire. Explore the francophone world and the diversity of its art, cultures and societies. You’ll have the opportunity to participate in exchange programs in Quebec and with universities in France. Major in French Studies or combine your program with a vast array of choices, including the Bachelor of Education.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered by Glendon as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Named the Centre of Excellence for French Language and Bilingual Postsecondary Education by the Government of Ontario, Glendon provides the ideal bilingual setting to study French language, literature, linguistics and culture. Our tailored approach to learning French will help improve your communication, and you can practice what you’ve learned on exchange, with (or without) our unique iBA, at the Sorbonne or other universities.

Offered as Certificate
Offered as Certificate
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Who we are, what we do and how we connect with others is shaped in part by gender and the changing role of women in societies around the world. Gender & Women’s Studies offers innovative, interdisciplinary courses on gender and women, as well as on the constructions and intersections of sexuality, class, age and ability.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered by Glendon as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

With an emphasis on international issues, our program is based in our inclusive, progressive dual-campus community. Apply theory to real life through hands-on involvement in organizations, including our Women & Trans Centre, York’s Centre for Human Rights, our student-run advocacy organization GLgbt* and more. Interested in Sexuality Studies? Consider combining your degree with our certificate program.

Offered as Certificate
Offered as Certificate
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall term.
Offered as MAMaster of Arts or PhD
Offered as MAMaster of Arts or PhD

A program that focuses on feminist perspectives to teaching and research on women and gender as these intersect with sexualities, race, ethnicity, class, ability and age. Rigorous interdisciplinary training seeks to provide tools for social transformation in theory and praxis.

Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as Certificate
Offered as Certificate
Offered by Faculty of Environmental Studies, Lassonde School of Engineering or Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall term.
Offered as BABachelor of Arts, iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts or BScBachelor of Science
Offered as BABachelor of Arts, iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts or BScBachelor of Science
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies or Faculty of Science as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall or Summer term.

Geography is a unique discipline that rests on all three pillars of intellectual life: the physical sciences, the social sciences and the humanities. Geography is a cutting-edge field that examines some of the world’s most critical issues, including resource depletion, human migration, globalization, geopolitics, social inequality and environmental vulnerability.

Offered as MAMaster of Arts, MScMaster of Science or PhD
Offered as MAMaster of Arts, MScMaster of Science or PhD

One of Canada’s leading programs, with recognized research strengths in Biophysical Processes and Critical Human Geography. Exploring multiple ways of knowing the world based on the social sciences, humanities and physical-biological sciences, nearly all graduate students engage in fieldwork.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

In a world where more than 50 per cent of the population lives in urban areas, cities play a significant role in shaping the social, cultural, economic, political and environmental conditions of people’s everyday lives. Combine an interdisciplinary exploration of urban life with the discipline that closely examines the nature of city lives and city spaces. Topics include: the modern city, urban development in a global context, the history and comparative study of cities, and planning and environmental issues.

Offered as BEngBachelor of Engineering
Offered as BEngBachelor of Engineering
Offered by Lassonde School of Engineering as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall term.

Geomatics Engineering blends the knowledge of science and engineering with information technologies to solve complex, real-world problems. The diverse issues tackled by the field range from tracking a vehicle’s location within a city to determining land use from a satellite image. Geomatics engineers focus on the science and technologies related to positioning and navigation, sensors, measurements and mapping, as well as on spatial awareness and intelligence.

Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

German Studies is an interdisciplinary program that introduces you to aspects of German culture ranging from language, literature and film studies to history, urban studies, political science, museum studies and women’s studies. You’ll gain a unique intercultural perspective indispensable for meeting the challenges of our increasingly global world.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts or BScBachelor of Science
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or BScBachelor of Science
Offered by Faculty of Health as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall or Winter term.

The specialized honours program combines core global health knowledge with a choice of one of the following concentrations: global health policy, management and systems; global health and the environment; global e-health; and global health promotion and disease prevention. A final year practicum course is offered with non-governmental organizations locally or internationally.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Gain the skills required to analyze global political forces, as well as a broad education in the field of politics. Be part of the dialogue on foreign and security policy, war and conflict, global poverty and new social movements. Examine the changing world order in its economic and political forms.

Offered as MAMaster of Arts or PhD
Offered as MAMaster of Arts or PhD

Program explores health policy and the economic, political and social forces that shape it. Particular attention is given to how public policy influences the social inequalities that cause disease and the organization and delivery of health care.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Develop the tools to understand health and illness both in real-life situations and as reflections of larger social processes. Examine how globalizing economies shape both illness and health care, and learn to appreciate the role played by social forces and cultural change in shaping individual well-being.

Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as Certificate
Offered as Certificate
Offered by Faculty of Health as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.
Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as Certificate
Offered as Certificate
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.
Offered as BHSBachelor of Health Studies
Offered as BHSBachelor of Health Studies
Offered by Faculty of Health as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Health Studies provides an understanding of the health system, how policy decisions change the way the system functions, and how to address the challenges the health system faces, including sustainability, chronic disease and health inequities (eg. poverty). The program explores Health Management, Health Informatics (data systems, software design) and Health Policy. Gain field experience in Health Studies Project Management, or deepen your focus with a certificate.

Offered as Certificate
Offered as Certificate
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall term.
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Ancient Greece provided much of the basis of civilization in the Western world, while modern Greece is an important European nation at the crossroads between Europe and the Middle East. The Greek community in Toronto, with the creation of the Hellenic Heritage Foundation Chair in Modern Greek History, has chosen York University to be the premiere centre of Hellenic Studies in Ontario.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

History provides us with a valuable road map to the future. By studying the past, you’ll deepen your understanding of the present and acquire the skills necessary to succeed in today’s world: critical thinking and analysis, research, and effective oral and written communication. Whatever historical period you’re interested in, this program has courses designed for you.

Offered as MAMaster of Arts or PhD
Offered as MAMaster of Arts or PhD

Flexible graduate training both rigorous and lively that engages with traditional areas of scholarship and with innovations in historical research in one of the world’s top-ranked graduate History programs. Specializations include: Canadian History; African History; Social History; Cultural and Transnational History.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered by Glendon as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Specializing in the history of Europe, the Americas and the Near East, this program will nurture your historical interests with courses in English or French. Our small classes will facilitate an in-depth exploration of the past. Want to experience historical sites first-hand? Consider an international exchange with (or without) our iBA program.

Offered as Certificate
Offered as Certificate
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.
Offered as BHRMBachelor of Human Resources Management
Offered as BHRMBachelor of Human Resources Management
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

The School of Human Resource Management is Canada’s leader in HRM education. Through our interdisciplinary approach to teaching and learning, you’ll gain the research, analytical and management skills to become a successful HR professional, able to deal effectively with challenging workplace issues.

Offered as MHRMMaster of Human Resources Management or PhD
Offered as MHRMMaster of Human Resources Management or PhD

Breadth and diversity both in the executive-style MHRM for HR professionals and the research- and pedagogy-based PhD programs. Issues explored range from organizational change and development and labour relations to strategic compensation, international HR and qualitative research methods.

Offered as Certificate
Offered as Certificate
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall term.
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Explore local and global issues of human rights and equity, including the denial of rights to education, health services, freedom of speech, economic security and political safety.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Question everything. Humanities promotes a critical approach that, in encouraging you to question preconceived assumptions, enables you to appreciate cultural diversity and function effectively in a globalized world. You’ll study human cultures, their forms of expression and their philosophical, religious, political, scientific and aesthetic values.

Offered as MAMaster of Arts or PhD
Offered as MAMaster of Arts or PhD

A program centered on the dynamic interaction of text and context within interdisciplinary and comparative perspectives. An explicit focus on interdisciplinary scholarship in theory and in practice addresses critical issues involving western and non-western humanist traditions, both past and present.

Offered as Certificate
Offered as Certificate
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Designed for students whose academic interests are best met by a customized program of study that allows them to choose courses across the University. The program is unique to York, allowing students to define the core problems or issues that, in linking various academic disciplines, will serve as the foundation of their studies. Students typically apply to the program in their second year.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered by Glendon as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Individualized Studies, an upper-year entry program, allows you to build a program from areas of special interest to you under the guidance of a professor acting as your academic adviser. Our instructors will provide the time and support required to develop a program of study that meets your academic and career goals.

Offered as MAMaster of Arts
Offered as MAMaster of Arts

A multidisciplinary approach draws together faculty who offer unique perspectives on information technology and the human factors that go into its use. The School of Information Technology enjoys an excellent reputation for providing the most current knowledge about information technologies and their application in modern organizations.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts or BCom
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or BCom
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Gain the knowledge to liaise between technical and non-technical users and graduate with the ability to plan, analyze, design, build, administer and audit information systems.

Offered as Certificate
Offered as Certificate
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.
Offered as Certificate
Offered as Certificate
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall term.
Offered as BScBachelor of Science
Offered as BScBachelor of Science
Offered by Faculty of Science as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall term.

The first-year Integrated Science program offers a unique experience by focusing on the natural connections between biology, chemistry, physics and math. This intimate, interactive and collaborative program combines team and blended teaching to connect different disciplines to achieve a deeper understanding. You’ll meet the same learning objectives as in traditional courses, but with a more integrated approach.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Develop a solid grounding in interdisciplinary social science research methods and critical social theory. Explore a range of courses from Work & Labour Studies, Development Studies, Health & Society, Urban Studies and African Studies. Critically examine historical and contemporary issues, relating them to social and political thought, social justice and diversity, sustainability and the environment, identity and social exclusion, diaspora and global development.

Offered as MAMaster of Arts
Offered as MAMaster of Arts

Provides an opportunity to pursue innovative interdisciplinary research that bridges three disciplinary categories. The student’s unique area of inquiry may combine the fine arts, sciences, health, social sciences, engineering, humanities, law and more.

Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as BESBachelor in Environmental Studies
Offered as BESBachelor in Environmental Studies
Offered by Faculty of Environmental Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall term.

The York/Humber International Development Management Studies program prepares you to work in Canada, the US or internationally as project or program officers and managers within governmental, non-governmental and private sector organizations involved in international development initiatives.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Develop an understanding of the challenges and opportunities for the Global South in the face of existing inequalities between rich and poor nations, and the political-institutional, cultural, socio-economic and ecological factors presently affecting international development.

Offered as iBA/BBA or Joint Program
Offered as iBA/BBA or Joint Program
Offered by Glendon as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall term.

This bilingual business dual credential (iBA/BBA) combines Glendon’s expertise in human and social sciences with entrepreneurship, international business and innovation at emlyon business school in France. You'll study at Glendon for the first two years and complete your third and fourth years in Lyon, France. Two mandatory internships also offer you the opportunity to work in French and explore cross-cultural business issues.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered by Glendon as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Our prestigious International Studies program — the country’s first — has a strong reputation locally and internationally. You’ll develop your understanding of international society while studying diplomacy, foreign policy and international law, development, organizations and cultures. Further fine-tune your international perspective through an iBA or an exchange program, or help organize our award-winning student-run Symposium conference (for academic credit!).

Offered as Certificate
Offered as Certificate
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Explore a rich assortment of courses in Italian language, linguistics, literature, culture, film, and Italian-Canadian studies. Students are also offered an opportunity to study abroad for the summer in Florence, Rome or Bologna.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Explore Jewish texts, thought, belief, history, cultures, sociologies, languages and fine arts from biblical times to the present. Jewish Studies provides a model for exploring some of the larger humanistic and philosophical questions affecting us all.

Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or BScBachelor of Science
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or BScBachelor of Science
Offered by Faculty of Health as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall term.

Kinesiology & Health Science is the study of physical activity and its importance for human health, health science and society. From the cellular level to the whole body in the bioscience, psychological and sociocultural domains, our program offers more course selections, taught by full-time faculty, than any other university in Canada.

 

Offered as MAMaster of Arts, MFScMaster of Fitness Science, MScMaster of Science or PhD
Offered as MAMaster of Arts, MFScMaster of Fitness Science, MScMaster of Science or PhD

A primarily research-based program with a broad commitment to social well-being, also offering professional development. 3 specializations: Molecular, Cellular & Integrative Physiology; Neuroscience & Biomechanics; Health & Fitness Behaviours.

Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as Certificate
Offered as Certificate
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall term.
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Learn about the history, culture and modern issues of this increasingly important region. Our professors conduct research into the history of the region; social, labour and environmental aspects of international trade and economic development; political opposition movements; human rights; religion, literature and popular culture; and gender and women’s issues.

Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as Certificate
Offered as Certificate
Offered by Glendon as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Develop an understanding of the relationship between society and law, and the many social factors that affect law such as race, gender, age, sexuality and class. Use real-world problems and examples to critically examine the impact of law on people’s lives. While some of our students go on to law school, Law & Society is not a pre-law preparatory program.

Offered as Certificate
Offered as Certificate
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall term.
Offered as LLMMaster of Laws, PhD or Professional LLM
Offered as LLMMaster of Laws, PhD or Professional LLM

An innovative, creative and rigourous program that challenges students to attain the highest standards of excellence in legal scholarship. Wide-ranging course offerings lead to constantly evolving and thought-provoking approaches to legal study in one of the country’s most highly regarded law schools.

Offered as Professional LLM, Professional LLM, Professional LLM, Professional LLM or Professional LLM
Offered as Professional LLM, Professional LLM, Professional LLM, Professional LLM or Professional LLM

Providing lawyers with a range of specialized, reflective and sophisticated offerings at one of Canada’s oldest and most prestigious law schools. More than 15 specializations, including: Administrative Law; Dispute Resolution; Constitutional Law; Energy & Infrastructure Law; Family Law; Banking & Financial Services.

Offered as JDJuris Doctor
Offered as JDJuris Doctor
Offered by Osgoode Hall Law School as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall term.

We offer an innovative, interdisciplinary and comprehensive legal education focused on law in action. Our students gain theoretical knowledge and practical skills through an extensive array of courses, experiential programs, summer internships, international exchanges and research opportunities. Osgoode graduates may pursue diverse career opportunities within the legal profession, government, business, non-governmental organizations, not-for-profit organizations and academia.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

How does human language work? Linguistics uncovers the organizing principles of human language and provides a systematic framework for descriptions of individual languages. As a Linguistics student, you’ll engage in the scientific study of language, investigate the relationship between language and society and the one between language and the mind.

Offered as MAMaster of Arts or PhD
Offered as MAMaster of Arts or PhD

The program focuses on the broad study of language and society, language variation and change and second-language pedagogy. Specializations include: Core Linguistics (phonetics/phonology and syntax); Sociolinguistics (discourse analysis, language contact, language variation and change, language and law); Applied Linguistics (language policy and planning, issues of culture and identity, and language pedagogy).

Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered by Glendon as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Thanks to our bilingual setting, you can complete your Linguistics & Language Studies in both English and French, with a growing Spanish course offering. Our program offers a rich menu of subjects, including phonetics, morphology, semantics, historical linguistics and sociolinguistics.

Offered as Certificate
Offered as Certificate
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.
Offered as Certificate
Offered as Certificate
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.
Offered as MMgt
Offered as MMgt

The program is designed to equip graduates from non-business programs with the tools they need for managing and problem-solving in a variety of organizations and environments. It provides a broad and comprehensive management education, applying the academic rigour of Canada’s preeminent business school to real-world applications.

Offered as Certificate
Offered as Certificate
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.
Offered as BScBachelor of Science
Offered as BScBachelor of Science
Offered by Faculty of Science as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall term.

Experience the intersection of math and the life sciences, as well as the role it plays in our everyday concerns, by representing biological processes using a variety of mathematical tools and techniques.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts or BScBachelor of Science
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or BScBachelor of Science
Offered by Faculty of Science as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Express ideas using the language of abstraction and reasoning: Mathematics uses basic concepts as the foundation for practical applications. This program appeals to students fond of pure math — join a community dedicated to the precise analysis and interpretation of our world. Learn why the Wall Street Journal has consistently ranked mathematician as one of the best jobs.

Offered as MAMaster of Arts, MScMaster of Science or PhD
Offered as MAMaster of Arts, MScMaster of Science or PhD

Programs dedicated to the exploration and development of new ideas in Mathematics & Statistics, and to fostering the understanding, appreciation and utility of those ideas. An MA in Mathematics for Teachers is also available.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered by Glendon as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

We offer a selection of pure and applied math courses in both English and French. Not only will our small classes ensure that you receive personalized attention through the various stages of the learning process but we also have a drop-in Math Lab, where teaching assistants can offer their expertise.

Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered by Faculty of Science as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Focus on one of two areas: Actuarial Science or Operations Research. Actuaries model risk in designing insurance policies, pension plans and similar programs. You will be prepared to write the actuarial certification exams. In Operations Research, the scientific study of optimal systems management, you’ll learn how to use mathematical models to maximize the efficiency of business operations.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts or BScBachelor of Science
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or BScBachelor of Science
Offered by Faculty of Science as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Mathematics for Education is designed for students considering a career in teaching. Students can be enrolled in York’s Concurrent Education program or choose to take a Consecutive Education program. This program offers a broad background in mathematics and encourages you to develop a wide perspective on the teaching and learning of the subject.

Offered as BEngBachelor of Engineering
Offered as BEngBachelor of Engineering
Offered by Lassonde School of Engineering as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall term.

Mechanical Engineering is one of the oldest and most wide-ranging of the engineering disciplines and considered a cornerstone for any engineering faculty. The multidimensional discipline includes exploring sources of renewable energy, developing new tools for medical diagnostics and devising ways to create a cleaner and healthier environment. Mechanical engineers have a broad range of technical skills, equipping them with the knowledge to complete diverse engineering tasks.

Offered as MAScMaster of Applied Science or PhD
Offered as MAScMaster of Applied Science or PhD

Research-oriented programs in a newly established department. Students will develop the skills and experience required to prepare for industry leadership, teaching and research-based career paths across a wide range of engineering disciplines, along with strong emphasis on soft skills (e.g., communication, entrepreneurship).

Offered as Certificate
Offered as Certificate
Offered by Lassonde School of Engineering as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall term.
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Trace the connections between colonialism, racism and diasporas for a deeper understanding of difference and diversity in Canada. Students in Multicultural & Indigenous Studies specialize in Indigenous Studies, Diaspora Studies or Racism & Multiculturalism.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts or BFABachelor of Fine Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or BFABachelor of Fine Arts
Offered by School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall or Winter term.

Discover your personal path to a career in music. Compose, perform, experiment, record and study in superb facilities across a wide range of musical genres, traditions and settings — and other art forms. Create your own curriculum from courses in instrumental and vocal music, jazz, classical, contemporary, digital and world music, improvisation, ethnomusicology, theory, history, music pedagogy and music media. Program highlights include clinics and master classes led by internationally renowned artists and more than 100 public concerts each season.

Offered as MAMaster of Arts or PhD
Offered as MAMaster of Arts or PhD

Program offers a variety of coursework, research and teaching opportunities, with an emphasis on individual curriculum choice. Recognition is given to the multiple cultures that coexist in contemporary society and to the many contexts and concerns shaping musical expression and research. 6 general areas of specialization: Composition; Ethnomusicology; Jazz; Musicology; Popular Music; Performance.

Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as BScNBachelor of Science in Nursing
Offered as BScNBachelor of Science in Nursing
Offered by Faculty of Health as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall term.

Nursing at York offers an innovative person-centric approach to teaching. It goes beyond the traditional medical model, focusing on theoretical, scientific and philosophical knowledge of caring and respect for patients’ values and choices. Our program has three BScN options, offered on a full-time basis only: York-Seneca-Georgian Collaborative Nursing, Second-Entry Nursing and the Post-RN Internationally Educated Nurses program.

Offered as MScNMaster of Science in Nursing, MScNMaster of Science in Nursing or MScNMaster of Science in Nursing
Offered as MScNMaster of Science in Nursing, MScNMaster of Science in Nursing or MScNMaster of Science in Nursing

In a distinct departure from conventional nursing curricula, the program integrates human science and relational principles with theoretical knowledge on transformational and organizational leadership, caring and narrative pedagogies, global and local policy and human health experiences.

Offered as BScNBachelor of Science in Nursing
Offered as BScNBachelor of Science in Nursing
Offered by Faculty of Health as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall term.

Nursing at York offers an innovative person-centric approach to teaching. It goes beyond the traditional medical model, focusing on theoretical, scientific and philosophical knowledge of caring and respect for patients’ values and choices. Our program has three BScN options, offered on a full-time basis only: York-Seneca-Georgian Collaborative Nursing, Second-Entry Nursing and the Post-RN Internationally Educated Nurses program.

Offered as BScNBachelor of Science in Nursing
Offered as BScNBachelor of Science in Nursing
Offered by Faculty of Health as a Full-Time program, starting in the Winter term.

Nursing at York offers an innovative person-centric approach to teaching. It goes beyond the traditional medical model, focusing on theoretical, scientific and philosophical knowledge of caring and respect for patients’ values and choices. Our program has three BScN options, offered on a full-time basis only: York-Seneca-Georgian Collaborative Nursing, Second-Entry Nursing and the Post-RN Internationally Educated Nurses program.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Explore some of life’s deepest questions concerning the nature of the mind, the requirements of justice, the limits of knowledge and the meaning of freedom. You’ll discover how to develop answers to these questions and how to engage in fruitful arguments with alternative points of view.

Offered as MAMaster of Arts or PhD
Offered as MAMaster of Arts or PhD

Program focus blends contemporary and historical perspectives and draws inspiration from widely separated philosophical approaches. Option of diplomas: Value Theory & Applied Ethics; Health Services & Policy Research.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered by Glendon as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Beyond offering traditional Philosophy in English and French, our program emphasizes applied and practical ethics. Interested in law school? Many of our students pair their degree with our certificate in Law & Social Thought, making an excellent combination to acquire the critical thinking skills needed to succeed on LSAT tests.

Offered as BScBachelor of Science
Offered as BScBachelor of Science
Offered by Faculty of Science as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

This program allows you to specialize in Physics, Applied Physics or Astronomy & Astrophysics and offers a sound curriculum in fundamental and computer-based physics, with a strong experimental component. Make your studies come alive with an internship or in our undergraduate research program. You’ll examine areas such as quantum physics, relativity, high-energy particle physics, photonics, solid-state physics and planetary, stellar and extra-galactic astronomy.

Offered as MScMaster of Science or PhD
Offered as MScMaster of Science or PhD

Opportunities for research in mainstream areas of field or for unique interdisciplinary projects through collaboration in a number of research centres in areas such as Atmospheric Chemistry, Mass Spectrometry and Vision Research. Affiliation with important international endeavours at CERN and NASA.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Gain a thorough understanding of how governments, political parties, and the courts work. The Political Science program also sheds light on political movements in society and on the power relations of life.

Offered as MAMaster of Arts or PhD
Offered as MAMaster of Arts or PhD

One of Canada’s largest and most interdisciplinary programs, with particular strengths in democratic administration and the international political economy. 5 specializations: Canadian Politics; Comparative Politics; Women and Politics; International Relations; Political Theory.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered by Glendon as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Where better to study Political Science than at the campus Prime Minister Lester B. Pearson saw as a training ground for Canada’s future leaders? Our bilingual campus and small class sizes will help you develop your confidence in English and French (and maybe more languages), which is a key competitive advantage for work in government, law or the Foreign Service.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Learn about, and engage with, the diversity of Portuguese-speaking culture, literature, art, history and political landscape. Focus on the entire Portuguese-speaking world across all continents, including immigrant communities. Engage in experiential education and cultural events that will be meaningful to your learning.

Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall term.

Your ability to write well is a valuable and transferable skill. No matter where you live and work, the effective written communication of ideas, knowledge and opinion is indispensable. Your studies will include theories of writing, research methods, magazine writing, editing and multimedia presentation.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts or BScBachelor of Science
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or BScBachelor of Science
Offered by Faculty of Health as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Our small classes enable you to work closely with professors and fellow students while gaining applied experience through a practicum and other employment opportunities at our affiliates, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care and Sunnybrook Hospital. Add breadth to your degree through engaging courses, a cognitive neuropsychology option, our Neuropsychology stream or our new Bachelor of Science degree option.

Offered as MAMaster of Arts or PhD
Offered as MAMaster of Arts or PhD

Wide-ranging possibilities for interdisciplinary study in Canada’s largest graduate Psychology program.
7 specializations: Brain, Behaviour & Cognitive Science; Developmental Science; History and Theory of Psychology; Quantitative Methods; Social and Personality; Clinical (Adult) Psychology; Clinical-Developmental Psychology.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts, iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts, BScBachelor of Science or iBScInternational Bachelor of Science
Offered as BABachelor of Arts, iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts, BScBachelor of Science or iBScInternational Bachelor of Science
Offered by Glendon as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.
Offered as MPIAMaster of Public & International Affairs
Offered as MPIAMaster of Public & International Affairs

Housed in Canada’s first bilingual School of Public and International Affairs, offering high-level bilingual preparation for leadership roles in public life. Program focuses on analyzing the key challenges in Canadian public life, placing Canadian public institutions in a global setting and applying the core knowledge and tools of public management and policy.

Offered as BPABachelor of Public Administration
Offered as BPABachelor of Public Administration
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Gain key administrative, management and leadership skills while learning how government works in theory and practice. Develop the knowledge and skills you need to analyze, formulate and evaluate policy at all levels of governance. Examine current and emerging debates on public institutions, law, human rights and diversity, as well as socio-economic issues. This program delivers professional knowledge and practical skills, and experiential education opportunities such as a limited number of practicum and internship positions.

Offered as Certificate
Offered as Certificate
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.
Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as Certificate
Offered as Certificate
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.
Offered as MPPALMaster of Public Policy, Administration & Law
Offered as MPPALMaster of Public Policy, Administration & Law

An executive/professional development program concentrating on the themes of constitutional and administrative law, public sector ethics, social justice and public sector management. Ideal for management career goals in the public sector and nonprofit organizations.

Offered as Certificate
Offered as Certificate
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.
Offered as MREI
Offered as MREI

The one-year, full-time master’s is the first graduate program in Canada that offers a combination of courses in both Real Estate and Infrastructure. The MREI integrates leadership development with a focus on the development, investment and financing of real estate and infrastructure.

Offered as Certificate
Offered as Certificate
Offered by Glendon as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall term.
Offered as Certificate
Offered as Certificate
Offered by Faculty of Environmental Studies, Glendon or Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.
Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as Joint Program or Certificate
Offered as Joint Program or Certificate
Offered by Faculty of Health as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall term.
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Religious experience is an indispensable key to the understanding of human behaviour and thought. Learn to identify and comprehend different forms of religious experience and examine the history, development and role of religion in today’s multicultural and secular world. Concentrate your studies on one religious tradition or take a comparative approach.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts or BScBachelor of Science
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or BScBachelor of Science
Offered by Faculty of Science as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

This unique interdisciplinary program expands your understanding of science and technology by exploring their social, cultural, philosophical and material dimensions. The program draws on the sciences, humanities and social sciences to examine specific scientific ideas, as well as to address their broader interactions, such as between ideas of science and gender, debates between science and religion and the interconnection of technology and cultural values.

Offered as MAMaster of Arts or PhD
Offered as MAMaster of Arts or PhD

An interdisciplinary program of study focused on the critical role of science and technology, both past and present. Research in the field applies the methods and theories of the humanities, social sciences and cultural studies to the examination of technology and scientific knowledge and practice.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Join an exciting community of scholars, writers, artists and activists who are redefining how we think about sex, gender and sexuality. What is sexuality in varying transnational and global contexts? How do age, class, gender, ethnicity, race, religion and other categories of difference, identity and power impact sexuality? Be part of this dynamic discussion.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered by Glendon as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Be part of a community that is producing new ways of thinking about sex, gender and sexuality. With courses offered on both York campuses, you’ll apply theory to real life through hands-on involvement in organizations including our Women & Trans Centre, the Centre for Human Rights, student-run advocacy organizations GLgbt* and TBLGAY and more.

Offered as Certificate
Offered as Certificate
Offered by Glendon or Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.
Offered as MAMaster of Arts or PhD
Offered as MAMaster of Arts or PhD

Following an interdisciplinary approach, this program aims to integrate intellectual interests common to the humanities and social sciences. Available to creative scholars and educators interested in pursuing highly independent studies.

Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as BSWBachelor of Social Work
Offered as BSWBachelor of Social Work
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall term.

Recognized as one of the most progressive and socially responsive Social Work programs in Canada, York’s program combines critical theory and practice experience in classroom and practicum settings. In the final year, you will spend three days a week on a placement working with experienced social workers.

Offered as MSWMaster of Social Work or PhD
Offered as MSWMaster of Social Work or PhD

Recognized as one of the most progressive and socially responsive Social Work programs in Canada. Considering social work as a path to social justice, the program highlights critical approaches that challenge inequities and view personal experiences as embedded in larger social structures. It examines social problems as constructions mediated through class, race, ethnicity, religion, gender and sexual identity, age and ability.

Offered as MAMaster of Arts or PhD
Offered as MAMaster of Arts or PhD

A program at the vanguard of interdisciplinary legal studies, and Canada’s first not based in a law school. Contributing faculty are leaders in international human rights, sociohistorical approaches to law, transnational policing, immigration and border security, indigenous rights and global financial crime.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Sociology is a dynamic field of study that analyzes key moments in our personal lives, our communities and our world. You’ll gain an understanding of how human action and consciousness both shape and are shaped by cultural and social structures.

Offered as MAMaster of Arts or PhD
Offered as MAMaster of Arts or PhD

One of Canada’s largest Sociology programs, with a well-established national and international reputation for theory and research. Award-winning faculty from multiple departments focus on critical scholarship, interdisciplinarity and sociological theory.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered by Glendon as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Sociology is the study of social lives: how people connect in groups, how societies are organized and evolve. You’ll apply sociological perspectives to topics such as gender, deviant behaviour, family and other disciplines including International Studies, Psychology and Linguistics. Case in point: Dr. Joanna Robinson’s students lead a hands-on observational study of Toronto while applying the theories learned in class to their research.

Offered as BEngBachelor of Engineering
Offered as BEngBachelor of Engineering
Offered by Lassonde School of Engineering as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall term.

Software is used to control many aspects of the modern world, ranging from medical devices, nuclear power plants and airlines to Google and Amazon. Software Engineering is valuable when  developing prosthetic limbs to improve mobility or when writing the code for the next breakthrough in mobile communications. Software engineers make complex systems possible, safe and reliable.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Explore the many cultures, histories, politics and religions of South Asia and the South Asian diaspora. Develop a comprehensive understanding of the challenges and opportunities that face contemporary South Asia as it undergoes unprecedented social and political change, and emerges as a major world force.

Offered as Certificate
Offered as Certificate
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall term.
Offered as BEngBachelor of Engineering
Offered as BEngBachelor of Engineering
Offered by Lassonde School of Engineering as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall term.

New frontiers offer new challenges. Space Engineering tackles these challenges by combining unique technical skills to design solutions to Earth’s problems using space-based assets while utilizing the principles of systems engineering. These solutions require knowledge of all engineering disciplines, combined with the knowledge of unique space environments — both in orbit and on other planets.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Explore a rich assortment of courses examining the literature, culture and linguistics of the Spanish-speaking world in all its diversity and international relevance. Proficiency in the Spanish language (speaking, writing, reading, listening) and cultural understanding of the Spanish-speaking world are a valuable asset in any career, globally and locally.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered by Glendon as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Build your skills by taking language courses at all levels, studying Spanish literature and linguistics and by exploring Hispanic culture, politics and heritage. Put your learning to use after class with salsa lessons or conversation workshops, or take your knowledge to the next level with a trilingual iBA exchange in a Spanish-speaking country.

Offered as Certificate
Offered as Certificate
Offered by Glendon as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall term.
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or BScBachelor of Science
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or BScBachelor of Science
Offered by Faculty of Science as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

You’ll learn the foundations of mathematical statistics with application to areas such as mining data for information and measuring uncertainty in experiments and surveys. Our students are recruited by major consulting firms and government agencies.

Offered as Certificate
Offered as Certificate
Offered by Faculty of Environmental Studies as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall term.
Offered as BEdBachelor of Education
Offered as BEdBachelor of Education
Offered by Faculty of Education as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall term.

As a teacher of tomorrow, you have a big and important job ahead. We will help you succeed with leading-edge programs that are relevant to the classroom and beyond.

Offered as BEdBachelor of Education
Offered as BEdBachelor of Education
Offered by Faculty of Education as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall term.

The Bachelor of Education for French immersion addresses a provincial need to prepare additional, well-qualified French teachers. Glendon’s bilingual campus and excellence in language education provide the ideal setting for many of the required courses for this bilingual BEd.

Offered as Certificate
Offered as Certificate
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall or Summer term.
Offered as Certificate
Offered as Certificate
Offered by Glendon as a Part-Time program, starting in the Fall term.
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or BFABachelor of Fine Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or BFABachelor of Fine Arts
Offered by School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall term.

Learn what “doing theatre” is all about: onstage, backstage, behind the scenes and front of house. Work hands-on with practicing professionals in exceptional production and performance facilities. Showcase your talent in Theatre @ York’s annual season. Specialize in Production & Design (including stage management), Acting (voice, movement, performance) or Theatre Studies (playwriting, dramaturgy, devised theatre, drama in education) in a premier program that has launched a generation of celebrated talent for the stage and screen.

Offered as MFAMaster of Fine Arts
Offered as MFAMaster of Fine Arts

A conservatory studio program for advanced theatre artists who wish to upgrade their skills or seek the knowledge needed to teach. Intense training provided by working theatre professionals in outstanding new facilities. Specializations: Performance; Directing; Design for Performing Arts; Collaborative Program in Theatre Directing with Canadian Stage.

Offered as MAMaster of Arts or PhD
Offered as MAMaster of Arts or PhD

Exploring performances across a broad range of periods and cultural contexts, both on stage and in everyday life, to highlight the cultural, political, material and ideological dimensions of performance practices. Specializations include: Canadian Theatre & Cultural Politics; Postcolonialism & Globalization; Critical Pedagogy & Community Engagement; Embodiment & Cultural Memory.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered by Glendon as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall term.

Now available as a direct-entry program, Glendon offers the only Translation degree program in southern Ontario. The campus’s bilingual environment provides access to many language resources, as well as to local and global internships. Enhance your certifications in English, French or Spanish; try a bilingual or trilingual iBA; or fine-tune your writing with the Certificate of Technical & Professional Communication.

Offered as MAMaster of Arts
Offered as MAMaster of Arts

A wide-ranging, flexible program with classes taught in English and French designed for translation professionals or students with a dedicated interest in translation. Thesis and research work can focus on a wide range of language combinations.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts or BScBachelor of Science
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or BScBachelor of Science
Offered by Glendon, Liberal Arts & Professional Studies or Faculty of Science as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Take time to think about your future and begin your studies. Explore your interests and develop your strengths by taking courses in a variety of subjects before declaring your major.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts or BScBachelor of Science
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or BScBachelor of Science
Offered by Glendon as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

If you’re entering your first year of university and like all that makes Glendon unique, an Undecided Major is a way to begin your studies without selecting a major. Explore your interests and think about your options, then choose your major heading into second year. Specific career paths will depend on the major ultimately chosen. The liberal arts will help you develop numerous skills required for jobs in government, business, communications and more.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

One of this planet’s most powerful nations, the United States has a rich history and rapidly evolving future. You’ll develop a broad understanding of this country through studies in literature, history, politics and the arts. Specialize in topics such as the U.S. in the world or African American culture.

Offered as Certificate
Offered as Certificate
Offered by Faculty of Environmental Studies as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall term.
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or iBAInternational Bachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Delve into cities, urban social life and the relationship that cities have with other spaces. Explore the ways in which political institutions, social relations, economic systems, physical structures, ecological processes and cultural understandings weave together into the social fabric.

Offered as Certificate
Offered as Certificate
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall term.
Offered as BESBachelor in Environmental Studies or Joint Program
Offered as BESBachelor in Environmental Studies or Joint Program
Offered by Faculty of Environmental Studies as a Full-Time program, starting in the Fall term.

As population grows so do the urban centres that support the population. Urbanization leads to an increased impact on the environment; the "ecological footprint" of cities is spreading. We need to find a way in which growth can be managed over time - sustainable growth. The Urban Sustainability program is offered jointly by York University and Seneca College of Applied Arts and Technology. Joint programs allow you to combine your university education with specialized, college-based training.

Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as Graduate Diploma
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or BFABachelor of Fine Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts or BFABachelor of Fine Arts
Offered by School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall or Winter term.

Explore the many facets of art-making. Develop your professional practice in photo media, sculpture, drawing, painting, print media, installation and/or mixed media. Dive deep into visual culture, focusing on contemporary Canadian, Indigenous American, Asian and Western art and architecture. Work with leading artists, curators and art historians, supported by outstanding scholarly resources and specialized studio facilities, tools and cutting-edge technologies. Present your creative and curatorial work in a professional gallery setting as you prepare to launch your career.

Offered as MFAMaster of Fine Arts or PhD
Offered as MFAMaster of Fine Arts or PhD

The MFA is a studio-centred program in which students independently develop an art practice that reflects contemporary debates in culture. In the PhD program, individually defined conceptual frameworks are explored through an integration of art works, research and writing.

Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered as BABachelor of Arts
Offered by Liberal Arts & Professional Studies as a Full-Time or Part-Time program, starting in the Fall, Winter or Summer term.

Explore the issues arising from work and employment, the impact of globalization, and the role of unions and social movements in making
work better for everyone. You will understand the dynamics of the workplace and how our experience of work is changing.