Change Management, Postgraduate Certificate

  • Application Deadline
  • 6 months
    Duration
  • English (book IELTS)
    Language
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The aim of the Graduate Certificate in Change Management at Royal Roads University is to equip professionals with graduate-level applied, relevant, and theoretical expertise in leading and supporting individuals and organizations through change. 

About

The  Graduate Certificate in Change Management at Royal Roads University focuses on the application of learning in areas such as:

  • connecting change efforts to organizational strategy
  • whole systems interventions
  • culture transformation
  • managing power and influence
  • engagement and communication strategies
  • building sustainable change leadership capacity
  • measurement and evaluation of change management efforts

Who It's For

This program is recommended for managers, supervisors, change leaders and enablers who desire, or have a recognized business need, to enhance their competency and successfully manage change in their organizations or communities. Those wishing to become effective, in-demand Change Management Practitioners, will be equipped with the knowledge, tools, and key skills necessary to create a comprehensive change strategy that engages all levels of an organization. 

Upon successful completion, graduates can apply for transfer credit in select Royal Roads University’s master's programs with a portion of the tuition waived.

Programme Structure

  • Setting the Foundation for Positive Organizational Change
  • Leading Strategic Systems and Culture Change
  • Organizational Change: Advanced Models, Methodologies and Measurement
  • Introduction to Academic Integrity

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 6 months
    • Intensity Flexible
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Blended
    • Time flexibility
      Fully structured
    • Attendance
      Regular mandatory meetings
    • Teacher support
      Continuous support with feedback on request
    • Student interaction
      Online group works/assignments
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English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score (Grade B2):

    176

    The CAE test – or the Cambridge Advanced English – is an exam for applicants who wish to get a Certificate in Advanced English. To receive the Advanced certificate, test-takers must score between 142 and 210 on the Cambridge English: Advanced test. Read more about CAE.

    Note: degree programmes and applications may require a more specific minimum score for admission.

  • Minimum required score:

    88

    The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

Academic Requirements

Standard Admission

  • Four year (or comparable) Education, Arts, Science, or other undergraduate degree in a related field, from a recognized post-secondary institution.
  • Related experience.

Flexible Admission

To be considered for Flexible Admission, applicants would normally require extensive work experience in a relevant area and some post-secondary education.

Additional Recommendations for Admission

Applications are assessed based on an integrated and consolidated examination of academic credentials, work experience, and personal experience. Applicants should be educational professionals. Experience in instructional design or instruction is an asset. 

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    10591 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10591 USD for the full programme and a duration of 6 months.
  • National Applies to you

    9010 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9010 USD for the full programme and a duration of 6 months.
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Funding

Financial planning is a crucial component of early educational planning. Please review funding opportunites well before your program begins to help build a reasonable budget.

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Awards

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Research Scholarships

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Other Funding

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