Western Graduate & Postdoctoral  Studies

Applied Health Sciences

Graduate Diploma (Graduate Diploma)

Program Websites

Program Contact

Cheryl Harding (gdahs@uwo.ca)
Graduate Program Assistant

1201 Western Rd
London ON
N6G 1H1

t. 519-661-2111 ext. 88843
f. 519-661-3866

This flexible, fully-online graduate diploma prepares learners to excel and work adaptively in this rapidly changing environment and contribute to the complex problem-solving required by the health challenges of today and tomorrow. This program is ideal for individuals seeking skills that will prepare them to:

  • Adapt rapidly to changes in health care systems
  • Remain competitive in their existing role and practice
  • Pivot into a new, more challenging position
  • Thrive in inter-professional teams

Prospective students are advised that this new program is under review. Offers of admission to this new program cannot be made until the program has received final approval.

Times to Completion

  • 3-6 terms (1-2 years)

Curriculum Options

  • Course-based
  • Part-time study
  • Online only

Admission Requirements

Applicants must meet the following admission requirements in order to apply:

  • An undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in the area of health sciences, from an accredited university, college or institute
  • Minimum B average based on the last two years or 20 half credits of study
  • Learners who hold an undergraduate degree, or equivalent, in an unrelated field and have at least two years of appropriate, full-time employment experience in the health sciences may be admitted on a case-by-case basis

Test Requirements

Applicants whose first language is not English must furnish evidence of their proficiency in the use of the English language:

Application Deadline(s)

  • May 31 - Acceptance notification by mid-June