Mount Allison offers undergraduate certificates that can be taken as part of your degree program.

Undergraduate certificates highlight knowledge or competencies in a particular area. Each is built around a theme and requires you to complete 12-18 credits in specific disciplines.

Certificates are open to all Mount Allison students in any program of study.

Certificates are taken during your Mount Allison degree and must be combined with a major/degree program. Free-standing certificates are not available at this time.

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Available certificates


Certificate in Biopsychology

The Certificate in Biopsychology includes courses in biology and psychology and provides students with foundational knowledge about the physiological basis for behaviour.

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Certificate in Canadian Arts and Culture

The Certificate in Canadian Arts and Culture invites students to experience and analyze different kinds of creative production, including music, theatre, literature, and visual art, made in Canada.

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Certificate in Community Engaged Learning

The Certificate in Community Engaged Learning introduces ideas of community, the theory and practice of community engaged learning, and critical pedagogies and provides an opportunity to work in a sustained way with a community partner.

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Certificate in Data Analytics

The Certificate in Data Analytics covers conceptual approaches to analyses of large-scale data.

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Certificate in Data Management

The Certificate in Data Management covers the theory, ethics, and practice of managing and presenting large data resources.

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Certificate in Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

The Certificate in Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion examines how the principles of equity can be effectively incorporated into policies and practices to help achieve fair, inclusive, and respectful treatment of all people and reviews historical and contemporary injustices and disadvantages that particular groups face.

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Certificate in Foundations of Health

The Certificate in Foundations of Health provides students with foundational knowledge about the biological and psychosocial bases of health and health care.

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Certificate in Social Research Methodologies

The Certificate in Social Research Methodologies focuses on the understanding and application of the social science research methods most commonly used in the public and private sectors.

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Certificate in Theatre Arts

The Certificate in Theatre Arts focuses on the practical aspects of theatre and drama and highlights synthesis and practical application of many facets of theatre arts.

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Certificate in Visual Literacy and Culture

The Certificate in Visual Literacy and Culture is intended to assist you in developing visual literacy skills — decoding visual communication, describing and interpreting images, using visual materials proficiently and creatively, and understanding the impact of visual culture.

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