Designed especially for students outside of philosophy (but open to any student meeting the requirements), the Ethics Certificate combines a core set of philosophy courses with a focus in one of five other areas (streams).

Credential: Certificate

The Ethics certificate program is in the Department of Philosophy within the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences.

Academic Calendar:

Career possibilities

The world is changing rapidly and you have no way of knowing the full range of career opportunities available to you in the future. Graduates of this program may end up in a range of occupations, including these:

  • Accountant
  • Administrative/Management Staff
  • Art Critic
  • Biographer
  • Biomedical Ethics Researcher
  • Consultant
  • Counsellor
  • Critical Analyst
  • Director
  • Doctor
  • Financial Advisor
  • Foreign Service Officer
  • Fundraiser
  • Historical Museum Administrative Assistant
  • Human Resource Specialist
  • Human Rights Advocate
  • Journalist
  • Lawyer
  • Librarian
  • Lobbyist
  • Police Officer
  • Politician
  • Public Policy Analyst
  • Research Assistant
  • Social Worker
  • Teacher
  • Theologist
  • Writer

How to apply

The certificate program

You may add a certificate program to any major. Speak to your faculty advisor.