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
Times to Completion
3-6 terms (1-2 years)
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
Applicants whose first language is not English must furnish evidence of their proficiency in the use of the English language:
The Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL). Minimum acceptable score is 550 for the paper and pencil version, 213 for the computer version, or 86 for the internet version with no individual score below 20. [Western's TOEFL ID is 0984].