Continuing Education

McMaster University Continuing Education has inspired people to discover and achieve through lifelong learning since 1931.

Students value our quality instructors with industry experience and the flexibility and convenience of courses offered at night, on weekends, and online. As one of Canada’s largest and leading providers of academic certificate and diploma programs, professional development education, and corporate training, McMaster’s purpose is to develop and realize the potential of both individuals and society by providing the education to thrive in a dynamic world.

We offer more than 200 courses and workshops that blend both theoretical knowledge and practical application to help you build your skills and expand your career. Areas of focus include Business & Management, Communication & Design, Health & Social Services and Metallurgy.

Whether you want to upgrade your current skills, earn a professional designation or make a career change, McMaster’s programs will open the doors to learning and accomplishment.