Program Overview

The Non Profit Sector offers a range of careers that are dynamic, engaging, and rewarding. Whether in the fields of art, culture, education, the environment, information technology, health care, social development, or sport, countless career paths are available for people who share the sector’s common vision:


The focus of this program is to explore the pathways, opportunities and leadership skills usually reserved for profit activities, applied as a viable alternative within the Non Profit Sector of the economy.  The Specialist High Skills Major Non Profit will draw upon multi-disciplinary skill sets, coupled with real world experiential
requirements within the local community as well as internationally.

Who would be interested in the program?
The Non Profit SHSM is for students with a passion for promoting personal and social change who would like the opportunity to pursue a career in law and justice, public service, journalism and media studies, international affairs and development, political advocacy, business, finance and administration.

If you have any further questions, please feel free to contact Mrs. Laferriere @

SHSM Non Profit Brochure