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Veterans Transition Certificate in International Development & Human Security

This certificate program is designed to support military-connected individuals transitioning from military service as they explore new academic and career opportunities.

Admission Requirements

Applicants to this certificate must meet the minimum standards for admission to study at the University of British Columbia, including language proficiency, and all other requirements for admission. To register in courses offered for credit, students must be admitted to the UBC Faculty of Education, Vancouver campus.

Applicants must show proof of time of service in either the Regular or Reserve Allied Forces, by providing their service number, MPRR (Members Personnel Record Resume), or equivalent official military records.

Certificate Requirements

Students must complete a total of 15 credits, consisting of:

  • LLED 200 (3)
  • ECPS 310 (3)
  • CNPS 331 (3)
  • 6 credits of 300-400 level elective courses to be selected with approval of an advisor to ensure that they align with the theme of this certificate. This is typically two 3-credit courses.

Contact Information

Phone: 604.822.0488

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