Career and Professional Development

Program Details

Graduate Diploma in Leadership (Program suspended)


This program has been suspended and is currently closed for admission. To explore alternative programs available to you at this time, please contact or call 514-398-6200.

The Leadership Program focuses on developing leadership competencies and tools to better manage and lead people, including innovative leadership practices and skills to lead in a diverse workplace, negotiate skillfully, influence teams, and deliver results and leverage data analytics to make effective decisions. The program uses learner-centered instructional methodology. Simulations, experiential activities and case studies are an integral part of the program. Industry leaders and guest speakers will enhance the learning experience.

Admission Requirements:
  • Applicants must have a Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent). The minimum cumulative grade point average (CGPA) required in the Bachelor's degree is 3.0 out of 4.0, or a minimum CGPA of 3.2 out of 4.0 in the equivalent of the last two years of full-time university-level academic studies;
  • Applicants must also have a minimum three years of relevant professional experience or hold a professional designation issued by any professional order or association.
  • All applicants must provide their curriculum vitae and two letters of reference.


Number Title Prerequisites Available Times
Winter 2023 Spring/Summer 2023 Fall 2023 Winter 2024
CMS2 500 Mathematics for Management CMSC 000 (or the Exemption by Examination) WED
10 REQUIRED COURSES (30 credits):
CACC 520 Accounting for Management Co-requisite: CMS2 500 (or the Exemption by Examination) THU
CGM2 510 Project Management: Tools and Techniques Not open to Special Students MON
CMS2 527 Business Intelligence and Analytics CMS2 500 (or the Exemption by Examination) TUE
CORG 551 Behaviour in Organizations WED
CPL2 510 Communication and Networking Skills SAT
CPL2 532 Leading Change FRI/SAT
CPL2 533 Developing Leadership Skills CORG 551 MON
CPL2 534 Leading in Diverse and Global Workplaces TUE/THU
CPL2 552 Strategic Management Advanced Student TUE/THU
CPL2 595 Topics in Leadership None