"Certificate Human Resources Management"
Certificate Human Resources Management Professional Certificate admission will be based on the applicant’s overall grade point average and relevant work experience. Human Resources Management Decisions on admissions will be made by the designate School of Human Resources of the dean of the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Management Professional Studies (normally the coordinator of the certificate). The application deadline for admissions will normally be May 31. Certificate requirements Note: to obtain a professional certificate offered by the a) Prerequisites for core requirements: School of Administrative Studies, at least 18 credits of • AP/ADMS 1000 3.00; the ADMS course credits that satisfy certificate • for students with a prior business related requirements must be in addition to those used to degree, AP/ADMS 1000 3.00 is waived for satisfy a degree. Students may acquire more than one program requirements and as a prerequisite certificate provided that at least 18 credits in each for administrative studies courses. certificate are unique to the specific certificate. Course substitutes and program notes: please refer to Requirements: 27 credits including: the Bachelor of Administrative Studies (BAS) section. b) Core requirements: • AP/ADMS 1500 3.00; • AP/ADMS 2400 3.00; Undergraduate Certificate • AP/HRM 2600 3.00 (cross-listed to: AP/ADMS Requirements 2600 3.00); • AP/HRM 3400 3.00 (cross-listed to: AP/ADMS “Undergraduate Certificate” is the term applied to a 3400 3.00); program of study attesting to a level of competence or • AP/HRM 3410 3.00 (cross-listed to: AP/ADMS skill in a particular area or field. It is distinct from a 3410 3.00); defined undergraduate degree program, stream, • AP/HRM 3422 3.00 (cross-listed to: AP/ADMS specialization or informal concentration. A certificate 3422 3.00); recognizes a specific grouping of courses that are • AP/HRM 3430 3.00 (cross-listed to: AP/ADMS cross-disciplinary but with a thematic coherence, form 3430 3.00); a coherent yet distinctive complement to the major of • AP/HRM 3470 3.00 (cross-listed to: AP/ADMS a degree program or lead to the acquisition of specific 3470 3.00); skills or professional expertise that may meet • AP/HRM 3490 3.00 (cross-listed to: AP/ADMS requirements of outside accrediting bodies. All 3490 3.00). academic regulations applying to degree students in degree programs will apply to students in certificates. Notes: 1.The Human Resources Professionals Association Types of Certificates Offered by the Faculty of (HRPAO) requires AP/ADMS 1500 3.00 or both Liberal Arts and Professional Studies AP/ADMS 2500 3.00 and AP/ADMS 2510 3.00 in order •Advanced certificate to be approved as having met the academic •Cross-disciplinary certificate requirements for the HRPAO. •Certificate of proficiency 2.Under the certification process, HRPAO requires an •General certificate average of 70 per cent with the lowest acceptable •Professional certificate grade in any required course of 65 per cent. Entry: Students seeking direct entry to a certificate Daytime offering: the certificate may be taken during program must submit written application when the day over the course of three terms. Students who applying for admission to the University. Students have completed 84 credits at York or who hold a already enrolled in an undergraduate degree program university degree, by June 1 of the year in which they are also expected to apply for entry to a certificate hope to enter the certificate, may apply to enrol in this program, normally prior to completion of 36 credits of intensive day-time version. Applicants must have a their undergraduate degree program. Applications minimum overall grade point average of 5.00 with a should be obtained and filed with the unit major grade point average of 5.50. Successful administering the certificate program. Certificate Human Resources Management GPA of 4.00 or greater in the courses taken to satisfy Students who were admitted to a professional certificate requirements, although language certificates certificate offered by the School of Administrative normally have higher requirements. Studies prior to the Fall/Winter 2005-2006 Session, may elect to follow the old certificate regulations or the General certificates: as described by the program. new certificate regulations, whichever is more advantageous. All students admitted from September Professional certificates: normally 24 credits, 18 2005 must follow new regulations. credits of which would be at the 3000 level or above. In most cases, at least 12 credits of the disciplinary Note: depending on the undergraduate certificate, courses that satisfy certificate requirements must be in students may have an option of completing the addition for those used to satisfy requirements of an certificate concurrently or consecutively. Please refer undergraduate major being completed concurrently. to the specific undergraduate certificate for further Note: to obtain a professional certificate offered by the details and requirements. School of Administrative Studies, at least 18 credits of the ADMS course credits that satisfy certificate A student who wishes to change from a certificate to a requirements must be in addition to those used to degree must re-apply to the York University satisfy a degree. Admissions Office. Graduating with a certificate: Except where Students enrolled in a certificate program and who are otherwise stated, a minimum cumulative grade point not concurrently enrolled in a degree program may average of 4.00 is required to satisfy certificate take only the courses required for the completion of requirements. Students must also submit an the certificate. Application to Graduate with a Certificate form. Applications should be obtained from and filed with the Residency requirement: the University residency unit administering the certificate program. Transcript requirement for undergraduate certificate programs is notation that the requirements for a certificate have 18 credits for certificate programs requiring up to 36 been completed will be made once the Registrar’s credits and 50 per cent of the required credits for Office has received notice from the unit administering certificates comprising more than 36 credits. Normally, the program. Certificates will not be conferred until for undergraduate certificate programs requiring 18 candidates have successfully completed an credits or less, all credits are completed at York. undergraduate degree program if they are simultaneously enrolled in a degree and a certificate Minimum requirements for multiple certificates: program. Students may acquire more than one certificate The Faculty does not award certificates retroactively. provided that at least 18 credits in each certificate are unique to the specific certificate. Some certificate programs may have specific academic standing requirements. Advanced certificates: as described by the program Cross-disciplinary certificates: 24 credits, at least 18 of which must be at the 2000-level or above, including six credits at the 3000 or 4000 level. In order to receive the certificate candidates must present a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 4.00 or greater in the courses taken to satisfy certificate requirements. Certificate of proficiency: there would normally be a comprehensive examination in addition to course requirements (normally 12 credits). In order to receive the certificate candidates must present a cumulative