University description (as per official university website)
Humber, a member of Polytechnics Canada, is committed to student success through excellence in teaching and learning. Humber's broad range of career-focused credentials include: bachelor degrees, diplomas, certificates, and postgraduate certificates. We also offer apprenticeship training. With 150 full time programs and 200 continuing educations programs to choose from, the 21,000 full-time and 55,000 part-time students of Humber have access to many opportunities for continuous learning.
Academic Schools >
Eight schools that provide programs in distinct areas of study. Programs combine a solid academic foundation and practical experience and offer career focused credentials.
School of Applied Technology
As one of Ontario's most respected and comprehensive applied technology schools, we offer programs in these key areas: design, engineering technologies, sustainable energy, apprenticeship and skilled trades, and graduate studies. Credentials you can earn include four-year bachelor degrees, two- and three-year diplomas, certificates and apprenticeships.
The Business School
Offering over 25 programs in more than a dozen fields ensures a comprehensive business education. Programs range from marketing, accounting, human resources, international business, law or even fashion and spa management. Most four-year degrees offer common business practices for the first two years and specialization in the last two years.
School of Creative & Performing Arts
Home to internationally acclaimed diploma and degree programs in comedy, music, publishing, theatre and writing, students are provided opportunities to perform and complete job placements. We offer studios, stages and labs, award-winning faculty, and an unbeatable combination of theory and practice.
School of Health Sciences
Preparing students for meaningful careers in the health-care field since 1967, Humber meets the ongoing demands of the contemporary health-care environment. Degrees, diplomas and certificates in programs such as nursing, early childhood education, paramedic, occupational therapy assistant, pharmacy technician, or funeral services provide graduates with opportunities in most health-care settings.
School of Hospitality, Recreation & Tourism
State-of-the-art facilities, innovative programming, expert faculty and extensive industry partnerships make this one of the leading award-winning schools for the education of culinary, hospitality, tourism, and fitness and recreation professionals. Instruction is led by expert faculty, who work closely with industry and professional associations to ensure graduates are sought-after employees. All of our programs offer work placement experiences.
School of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Humber is the only college in Ontario with interdisciplinary liberal arts and science programs to ensure a solid academic foundation for all students. Most degree, diploma or certificate programs include social sciences, humanities and science electives, as well as communications and math courses. ESL, college, science and technology, and university preparation are also offered.
School of Media Studies & Information Technology
The School of Media Studies & Information Technology has the largest combination of media-sector programs in Canada providing training in public relations, journalism, advertising, graphic design, digital arts, 3D animation, film and television production, and web-based media and information technology. Credentials range from degrees, diplomas and certificates to postgraduate certificates.
School of Social & Community Services
Learn the leading-edge skills needed to make a difference in society, whether as a criminal justice professional, a child and youth worker, a social services worker, or in community and justice services, developmental services, public or private policing, or fire services. Field placements provide comprehensive real-world learning opportunities in a broad range of community agencies and organizations.