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Community and Social Service Management

Students in the Honours Society, Culture and Environment program are eligible to enrol in a graduate certificate in Community and Social Service Management through an articulation agreement with Conestoga College (Brantford campus).

How it Works

  • Eligible students will have completed a minimum of 10.0 credits including:
    • BF190, BF199, BF290, BF299
    • CT100, CT120, CT222, CT250, CT255 and one of CT280 or CT285
    • and earned a minimum GPA of 5.0 in Honours SCE and 5.0 overall.
  • Completion of an additional 2.5 senior elective CT credits is strongly recommended before Year 3 at Conestoga to ensure students are able to fulfill graduation requirements in Year 4.
  • Normally during the third year of study, students will complete the requirements of the CSSM certificate through Conestoga College. Students who earn 70% or better, in their Conestoga courses will receive 5.0 senior miscellaneous credits towards their Laurier BA.
  • CT455 is required in Year 4.
  • Students who have completed the graduate certificate in CSSM may be interested in completing the following courses in Year 4 of the Honours program:
    • CT310, CT408 and CT457.

How to Apply

  1. Make an Academic Advising Appointment to ensure you meet the prerequisites for the program.
  2. Complete the Student Declaration of Third-Year Specialization form and submit to your Laurier program office.
  3. Apply to the Community Social Service Management Option through the Ontario College Application Service.
  4. Complete the Community Social Service Management courses in Year 3 and earn a minimum average of 70%.
  5. Upon completion of the program, arrange for your transcripts to be sent to Laurier.

Contact Us:

Laurier Brantford Academic Advising

T: 519.756.8228 x5849

Brenda Murphy - Society, Culture and Environment Program Coordinator

T: 519.756.8228 x5718

Karen Towler, Conestoga College

T: 519.756.8228 x5491