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Program Code: ES521 Credential: Ontario Graduate Certificate Program Length: 2 semesters
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Program Overview

Humber’s Enterprise Software Development graduate certificate program provides advanced concepts, skills and knowledge to those currently employed in the information technology and related fields, or graduates of information technology or computer studies programs.

You will have the opportunity to select your pathway through elective courses ranging from software development, web and mobile application development to big data, business intelligence and database administration. Students will then apply these concepts in variety of hands-on activities and enterprise projects.

In the final semester of the program, students become involved in an industry project supervised by one of the Humber industrial partners, helping students apply and enhance their IT, teamwork, interpersonal and project management skills.

Moreover, through a range of Capstone showcasing events and employer engagement workshops, students will have a chance to showcase their portfolios and capstone project to employers and practise how to reach prospective employers in today's competitive job market.

Courses Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the program, a graduate will:

  1. Describe the current and future use of e-commerce technology to improve intra and inter-organizational processes.
  2. Analyze and define the specifications and design of an e-commerce system based on user requirements.
  3. Identify connectivity and interoperability issues in the development of Internet applications for networking.
  4. Plan, track and present the progress of a project applying principles of project management.
  5. Develop programs for distributed applications involving web page technology.
  6. Develop interfaces on the web.
  7. Modify, document and maintain existing software components.
  8. Outline legal, ethical and intellectual property issues and practices.
  9. Develop applications consistent with security practices.
  10. Develop code to deliver multimedia data streams.
  11. Develop programs for distributed applications using client-side technology.
  12. Develop a web site that implements business transactions.
  13. Integrate corporate database capabilities with a web site.
  14. Develop applications consistent with performance applications.
  15. Write project proposals.
  16. Prepare and present a web project.
  17. Research new technology.
  18. Compare and contrast current e-commerce strategies.
  19. Demonstrate professional and ethical behaviour.
  20. Perform user training.
  21. Using available technology, implement e-commerce objectives.


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Your Career

According to the Indo-Canadian Business Chamber website, Canada has the highest levels of broadband penetration and the lowest overall communication costs of almost any country in the world. Therefore, Canada has an edge over its competitors when it comes to software development. Canada’s software advantage starts with its world-renowned workforce and mature, technologically advanced telecommunications infrastructure which provides the backbone for all technology businesses.

Work as a database administrator, database designer, big data developer, business intelligence report developer, enterprise software developer, junior/intermediate software developer, junior/intermediate application and software analyst, website designer, web developer, or mobile app developer.

Program Availability

Start dates between Sept 2022 - Aug 2023
START DATE LOCATION STATUS
September 2022 North Open
Start dates between Sept 2022 - Aug 2023
START DATE LOCATION STATUS
September 2022 IGS Open
September 2022 North Open

International students can now apply to this program at Humber’s new International Graduate School (IGS).

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Information and Communication Technology Capstone Project Expo

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On October 21, 2019, the Provincial Government of Ontario announced the renaming of the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities (MTCU) to the Ministry of Colleges and Universities (MCU). Both names may appear on this website.

Admission Requirements

Applicants must meet all the requirements below in order to meet minimum program eligibility. Meeting minimum eligibility requirements does not guarantee an offer of admission. Admission decisions will be available via MyHumber, or by email and mail. Admission decisions will not be released by phone.

Admission selection is based on the following 3 requirements:

  • Academic

    To be eligible for admission, you must possess the following:

    • A bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Information Technology

    Mature Applicants

    Diplomas and Certificates

    An applicant is considered a mature applicant if they have not completed secondary school or other postsecondary school, and will be 19 or older as of the first day of classes. Humber will invite you for testing to demonstrate that you meet program eligibility.

    Degrees

    An applicant is considered a mature applicant if they have not completed secondary school or attended postsecondary studies, and will be 21 or older as of the first day of classes. Mature applicants for degree programs will be required to meet course requirements at the U/M level or equivalent.

    College Transfer Applicants

    Diplomas and Certificates

    An applicant is considered a college transfer applicant if they have completed some or all of a college-level credential. Humber may use a combination of secondary school and/or college courses and grades to determine program eligibility.

    Degrees

    An applicant is considered a college transfer applicant if they have completed some or all of a college-level credential. Humber may use a combination of secondary school and/or college courses and grades to determine program eligibility. Applicants must have an overall minimum grade point average (GPA) of 65 per cent in the program. Applicants are required to disclose and provide academic transcripts for all course work completed at the postsecondary level.

    University Transfer Applicants

    Diplomas and Certificates

    An applicant is considered a university transfer applicant if they have completed some or all of a university-level credential. Humber may use a combination of secondary school and/or university courses and grades to determine program eligibility.

    Degrees

    An applicant is considered a university transfer applicant if they have completed some or all of a university-level credential. Humber may use a combination of secondary school and/or university courses and grades to determine program eligibility. Applicants are required to disclose and provide academic transcripts for all course work completed at the postsecondary level.

  • English Language Proficiency

    All applicants whose first language is not English must meet Humber’s English Language Proficiency Policy.

  • International Credit Evaluation

    Canadian citizens or permanent residents with international education are required to provide a WES or ICAS evaluation.

INTERNATIONAL ACADEMIC EQUIVALENCY

Admission equivalencies for Humber depend on your country of study. Please enter your location or choose detect my location to see the requirements for your country below.

Post-Admission Requirements

Once you have been accepted, and have confirmed your offer, you may need to complete a further set of requirements related to your program (Post-Admission Requirements).

Internet-enabled Personal Computer

Students are required to own or have guaranteed access to an Internet-enabled personal computer in their place of residence.

Equipment & Device Requirements

Details and Specifications Minimum Specifications Recommended Specifications
Processor Intel i7 (Quad 4) Intel i7 (Quad 4 or higher)
OS Windows 10 Windows 10
Memory 16GB of RAM Expandable to 32GB (required for 2nd and 3rd semester NEST students)
Storage 250GB storage space Solid State Drive (SSD) preferable
Network Wireless 802.11 b/g/n/ac Built-in Ethernet port (strongly recommended), Long battery life (strongly recommended)

Contact Information

Ravinder-Pal Singh, program co-ordinator
416.675.6622 ext. 4870
ravinder-pal.singh@humber.ca

Fees

The 2021-2022 fee for two semesters was:

  • domestic: $8,229.82
  • international: $20,485.00

Fees are subject to change.

Fees by Semester

Domestic Fees International Fees

Additional Costs

Additional costs will vary depending upon the professional elective selected by the student, e.g., each Oracle course will cost approximately $300 for Oracle resources.

Scholarships

Humber Scholarships

Find out more about scholarships and bursaries that you may be eligible for, visit Student Scholarships. International students can visit International Student Scholarships.

Humber Bursaries

Bursaries are available for Certificate, Diploma and Degree programs primarily based on financial need, visit Humber Bursaries.

External Awards, Bursaries & Scholarships

Find out more information about external scholarships and bursaries, visit External Awards.

Indigenous Student Awards, Bursaries & Scholarships

Humber offers a variety of bursaries and scholarships for Indigenous students, visit Indigenous Student Awards.

Pathways

Pathways are academic routes that students can take to move from one credential to another.

PATHWAYS OUT TO ANOTHER PROGRAM:

TO A PARTNER INSTITUTION

Master of Information Technology

Graduates of the Ontario Graduate Certificate at Humber College who meet the following criteria will be eligible to enter into the final 75 credits of the Eastern Institute of Technology (EIT) Master of Information Technology (180 credits) in New Zealand:

  1. Successfully completed the Humber Ontario Graduate Certificate in (A) Information Technology Solutions, (B) Wireless Telecommunications, (C) Web Development, (D) Enterprise Software Development, or (E) User Experience (UX) Design;
  2. Successful completion of an approved research methods course from Humber; and,
  3. Achievement of the NZQA minimum English proficiency standards for a degree program by completing any Ontario Graduate Certificate.

To complete the EIT Master of Information Technology, graduates of the Humber Ontario Graduate Certificate require 75 credits at NZQF Levels 8 and 9 with a minimum of 45 credits at NZQF Level 9.

The EIT Master of Information Technology is a semester-based program with two semesters per year; each semester consists of seventeen teaching weeks and a semester break.

All Humber graduates articulating through this pathway will be provided with academic guidance by the EIT Master of Information Technology Programme Coordinator in regards to EIT’s supervision capability at the time of student application.

Graduates of the Ontario Graduate Certificate from Humber College who enroll at EIT will enroll as international students and will have the rights and obligations of international students.

Admission to the academic programs listed is at the sole discretion of the partner post-secondary institution. Please contact the institution for detailed admission requirements.

For more information, contact: teubanks@eit.ac.nz

Contact Us

Admissions Questions

Domestic Students  

Phone: 416-675-5000
Email: enquiry@humber.ca

International Students  

Contact the International Centre

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Contact Information

Ravinder-Pal Singh, program co-ordinator
416.675.6622 ext. 4870
ravinder-pal.singh@humber.ca

How to Apply

Applications to Humber are made through ontariocolleges.ca. Be sure to submit your application by the equal consideration deadline of February 1. You may apply after February 1, however, post-February 1 applications will be considered on a first-come, first-served basis depending on the availability of the space in the program. To check program availability refer to the Campus/Availability listing on Humber's program pages or ontariocolleges.ca.

Admissions Road Map

Apply through Ontario Colleges

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

If you’re an international student, you can apply directly to Humber via our International Centre.

Apply through the International Centre

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