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​Professional, Executive & Continuing Education

Professional Studies

Faculty of Education: BEd/Diploma Programs and Tracks

  • Bachelor of Education (BEd, Concurrent and Consecutive Programs)
  • Aboriginal Teacher Education Program (ATEP)
  • Artist in Community Education (ACE)
  • Outdoor and Experiential Education (OEE)
  • Technological Education

Faculty of Law: JD Programs

  • Juris Doctor (JD)
  • Master of Arts (Economics)/Juris Doctor (MA/JD)
  • Master of Public Administration/Juris Doctor (MPA/JD)
  • Master of Industrial Relations/Juris Doctor (MIR/JD)
  • Juris Doctor/Master of Business Administration (JD/MBA)

School of Medicine: MD

  • Undergraduate Medical Education/Doctor of Medicine (MD)

School of Nursing: BNSc, PHCNP

  • Undergraduate 4-year program
  • Undergraduate 2-year Advanced Standing Track
  • Undergraduate 2-year program for Registered Nurses
  • Certificate Program: Primary Health Care Nurse Practitioner (NP-PHC)

Smith School of Business: MBA Programs

  • Full-time MBA
  • Executive MBA
  • Executive MBA Americas ( a Cornell-Queen's Partnership)
  • Accelerated MBA for Business Graduates

Global Development Studies: DEVS Certificate Programme
Designed to serve professionals by providing critical conceptual training on development issues at home and abroad.

Department of Geological Sciences and Geological Engineering; Professional Short Courses 2015

  • Diamond Exploration
  • Geospatial Intelligence
  • Geology Bootcamp
  • Five hazards in Five Days
  • Economic Guidelines for Mineral Exploation
  • Satellite Geophysics

Courses are open to participants from a variety of backgrounds. Additional courses will be offered in 2016, including:

  • The Geochemistry of Mine Waste
  • Surficial Media in Aid of Mineral Exploration: Practice, Analysis & Application
  • Spatial Data Management for Geoscientists
  • Hydrothermal Ore Systems-1
  • Earth Resources and Sustainability
  • Sensors in Geosciences
  • Professional Ethics in Geo-­Engineering: Case Studies and Regulatory Review
School of Graduate Studies

Masters and PhD programs: Arts & Science, Engineering & Applied Sciences, Health Sciences, Education, Law, Business, Policy Studies, Urban & Regional Planning. View complete list

Executive Education

Smith School of Business

Renowned for exceptional programs, outstanding faculty and research, and the quality of its graduates. Canadian executives regard Queen’s as Canada’s most innovative business school, offering students academic excellence and a superior overall experience.

Industrial Relations Centre

Open programs and practice-based research that help next-generation leaders champion change, resolve disputes, and align people and purpose.

School of Policy Studies

  • Professional Masters in Industrial Relations Program
    A part-time program for professionals in Labour Relations, Human Resources Management, and Organizational Development designed especially for experienced professionals and managers in the field who wish to gain new skills and knowledge for career advancement.
  • Professional MPA Program
    A part-time, multidisciplinary program, designed expressly for mid-level managers and senior professionals who are seeking to enhance their knowledge, skills, and confidence for leadership roles in public service and other policy-making roles.
Continuing Education
  • Arts and Science Online
    Faculty of Arts and Science undergraduate courses delivered online; for Queen's and non-Queen's students.

  • Continuing Teacher Education
    Additional qualifications courses for Ontario teachers offered by the Faculty of Education; both on-site and online.

  • Queen's Community Music
    Group and private instruction, including Royal Conservatory of Music syllabus.

  • Continuing Professional Development
    Faculty of Health Sciences; providing challenging and innovative educational programs for health care practitioners.

  • Postgraduate Medical Education
    Queen's School of Medicine offers more than 30 postgraduate residency programs accredited by either the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada or the College of Family Physicians of Canada.

  • Clinician Investigator Program
    An intensive, research-based postgraduate medical education program accredited by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. Offered through the School of Medicine.

  • Le Centre Francophone/The French Centre
    Non-credit French conversational courses for adults offered through the Department of French Studies.