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Prospective Students

Discover McGill’s School of Continuing Studies. For what you’ve got in mind.

Whatever your goals are, McGill’s School of Continuing Studies is prepared to help you meet them. Choose from hundreds of courses in a wide range of disciplines – all of them designed to satisfy your needs.

Students can earn undergraduate and graduate certificates or diplomas, or bring their work skills to the next level through one of the School’s many seminars and workshops geared towards professional development. Interested in improving your French, English or Spanish? SCS offers both part-time and intensive programs to build your language skills. You can also explore new areas of interest, from arts and culture to personal finance, through our Personal and Cultural Enrichment program (PACE). Or mature students can continue their pursuit of knowledge through the McGill Community for Lifelong Learning (MCLL). 

Find out more about studying at the School of Continuing Studies using the links below.

Information in these pages is intended for prospective students. Newly admitted students and current students should see the Current Students Resource Centre.

Note: The main language of instruction at McGill is English. You have the right to write essays, examinations, and theses in English or in French except in courses where knowledge of a language is one of the objectives of the course.

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Advising Services

Get advice on SCS programs and requirements from expert academic advisers

Apply to SCS

Ready to apply? Here is the information you will need to get started


The complete online course calendar for the School of Continuing Studies.

How to Register

Getting started with course registration

Information Sessions

Learn more about programs and courses at the School in public information sessions

Intensive Language Programs

Ready to apply to the Intensive English and French language programs? Here is the information you will need to get started

International Students

Important information for international students, including details about study permits, health insurance and more

Programs and Fees

Links to detailed information about SCS programs and fees

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