Areas of Study

Please select an area of interest:

  1. Career and Professional Development (C&PD)
    In a world of rapid change, innovation and globalization, C&PD has the programs and courses to boost your career. Whether you want to acquire new job-related skills, boost your credentials, or even start down a new career path, C&PD is the right place to do it.
  2. DELF/DALF
    Do you want to study at a university in France or another francophone country? Would you like to work in French in Europe? McGill University is the National Examination Centre in Quebec for official French language certification.
  3. Education
    Are you teaching full-time? Would you like to upgrade your skills, learn new teaching strategies, or gain experience in a specialized subject area? The Faculty of Education offers several part-time professional development opportunities.
  4. Faculty Partnerships and Summer Studies (FPSS)
    The FPSS unit creates synergies between the School of Continuing Studies and McGill’s academic units in order to deliver McGill’s renowned expertise to new university and external audiences.
  5. Languages
    Do you want to get ahead in your job or at school, integrate better into Quebec society, or qualify for certain McGill programs? With dynamic instructors and a stimulating educational framework, we offer proven methods for expanding your language skills.
  6. McGill Community for Lifelong Learning (MCLL)
    MCLL is primarily for people of retirement age who want to continue learning for the joy of it, and share their knowledge, ideas and experience with others.
  7. McGill Writing Centre (MWC)
    Would you like to refine your academic writing skills or learn to write for a specific professional audience? The MWC can help you achieve your goals.
  8. PRIZMA
    PRIZMA partners with the community to offer quality, multi-disciplinary courses to adult learners who are curious and want to keep learning. Dynamic courses provide solid knowledge on a wide spectrum of learning, including music, art, science, human development, history, and architecture.
  9. Summer Studies
    Looking to expand your knowledge base, lighten your course schedule, or make up a few credits? McGill offers over 300 condensed summer courses, during three sessions and on two campuses, for current students, visiting students, IUTs, and special students.
  10. Translation and Written Communication (T&WC)
    Are you fluent in English, French, and/or Spanish? Do you have an affinity for languages and written expression? The T&WC unit offers certificate and diploma programs that provide the skills and experience necessary to succeed as a translator.
Programs, Courses and University Regulations—2017-2018 (last updated Apr. 10, 2017) (disclaimer)
School of Continuing Studies—2017-2018 (last updated Apr. 10, 2017) (disclaimer)