Elevate your career with a Professional Course-Based Master's Program | Graduate & Postdoctoral Studies

Elevate your career with a Professional Course-Based Master's Program

Students in Prof. Paul Spagnuolo's food lab at the University of Guelph


Through course-based master's programs, the University of Guelph offers students an opportunity to acquire knowledge and skills, including through experiential learning, to support their professional career goals. These programs are designed to provide a focused and rigorous education, preparing graduates to excel in their fields and make significant contributions to their professions.  By completing a professionally-oriented course-based master's program at the University of Guelph, students can gain a competitive advantage in the job market and open up new career opportunities.

Explore Our Professional Course-Based Master's Programs:

Accounting GDip 
Applied Nutrition MAN 
Bioinformatics MBinf 
Biomedical Sciences MBS 
Biotechnology MBIOT 
Business Administration MBA 
Conservation Leadership MCL 
Creative Writing MFA 
Cybersecurity & Threat Intelligence MCTI 
Dairy Technology Management MDTM 
Data Science MDS 
Economics MA
Engineering MEng 
Environmental Sciences MES 
Food Safety & Quality Assurance MSc, GDip 
Food, Agricultural & Resource Economics            MFARE 
Landscape Architecture MLA 
Latin American & Caribbean Studies MA
Leadership MA
Management MSc
Philosophy MA
Project Management MPM, GDip
Public Health MPH, GDip 
Rural Planning & Development MPlan, MSc (Planning)
Studio Art MFA 
Tourism Research GDip 
Wildlife Biology MWB


Two students looking at a computer together with the words Study in Canada at the University of Guelph.

Check out our Study in Canada at the University of Guelph webpage to explore information for international students planning to study with us at Guelph.


Portrait of UofG MLA alumi, Maxime Laphong Tudo-Duan

"Location and program reputation were influential in my decision to study at the University of Guelph. The City of Guelph offers a comfortable environment that balances the calmness I need to focus on my studies and the vibrancy of a city in terms of culture, relationships, and exploration."

Maxime Laphong Tudo-Doan, Master of Landscape Architecture alumni


U of Guelph Prof. Ayesha Ali

"Our department offers an open and friendly atmosphere in which students can gain valuable experience and skills that are transferable to their future career paths, whether academia or industry."

Dr. Ayesha Ali, MDS Data Science