Reach your goals with Fanshawe. Choose from a variety of post-secondary programs designed to help you achieve your career goals. We offer programs and pathways unique to you—whether you’re looking for a professional certificate or an advanced diploma, you can feel confident that Fanshawe will support your education needs.
Explore your interests and develop foundational skills to start your career.
110+ Diplomas & Advanced Diplomas
Develop applied skills to work in a technical or managerial environment.
Gain theoretical knowledge and experiential learning skills.
60+ Graduate Certificates
Build on your post-secondary education and develop new career-focused skills.
Develop skills and experience to work in a trade or occupation.
Upgrade your education with grade 12 equivalency.
Apprenticeships are employment-based training for people seeking a career in a skilled trade. Apprentices are paid while they work and their wages increase as they progress through their apprenticeship training.
Clinical placement provides the student with exposure to their program's field and the role of a graduate in this field. Under the direct supervision of a practitioner in this field, the student will observe and participate in the environment. Students will expand on assessment, communication and self-evaluation skills introduced in the environment. Unpaid.
Co-operative education bridges the gap between education and the workplace by integrating academic studies with paid work experience and on-the-job application of theory. These are mostly paid/remunerated.
Internship education is a learning method, which allows industry proficient students an opportunity to broaden their professional competencies through ongoing mentorship while on the job. Students will work for a defined period of time, collaboratively with an internship coach and employer partner. This opportunity will see the student setting specific developmental goals, identifying opportunities for growth, evaluating workplace issues and experiences as they pertain to their personal leadership development. Internships can be both paid and unpaid.
Field placement provides the student with exposure to their program's field and the role of a graduate in this field. Under the direct supervision of a practitioner in this field, the student will observe and participate in the environment. Students will expand on assessment, communication and self-evaluation skills introduced in the environment. Unpaid.
A classroom that replicates a student's future workplace.
Industry-sponsored research gives clients the opportunity to obtain strategic advice, research and recommendations from student teams in specific programs. In turn, client cases offer real-world experiences that enrich student learning through application. This is typically an unpaid experience
A research strategy of analyzing and interpreting (real life) information about a person, group, situation or thing. Case studies are completed individually or in a group. Unpaid.
Students, working individually or collaboratively in groups will plan, design, document and deliver projects that integrate key concepts of the program's field to demonstrate the culmination of their knowledge. This work can include literature reviews, secondary research, simulations, case studies and/or product development. Unpaid.
A short-term opportunity (typically one day to one week) to observe a person performing their job.
Supports such as space, training, working with other start-ups for students starting their own business. These can be paid or unpaid.
Are you missing courses for admission to your desired program? Don’t have your high school diploma? Or are you looking to further your education? Academic Upgrading helps you achieve grade 12 equivalency for college, apprenticeship, or employment.
Take the Quiz
Not sure what program to apply for?
Take our free assessment and find your perfect career and program pathway suited to your interests and strengths.
Create Your Custom Viewbook
Resources for Students
WHY CHOOSE FANSHAWE?
Experience success beyond the classroom. The Fanshawe Advantage provides career-focused, programming through flexible pathways to support your goals inside and outside the classroom. Discover why Fanshawe is the best fit for you.