Child Life and Community Health — graduate certificateUniversity of the Fraser Valley

About this Program

Level: Graduate Certificate - Child Life and Community Health

Discpline: Public Health

Length: 2 semesters

Check My Eligibility
Application Fee: $250.00
Tution Fee: $18,900.00

Abbotsford Campus

Starting Deadline Status
Jan., 2022 Sep. 1, 2021 closed

Program Description

This 15-credit program will prepare students to meet the professional requirements of the Association of Child Life Professionals (ACLP) to become eligible to write the Child Life Certification Exam. Students who have successfully completed the exam and received the designation of CCLS (Certified Child Life Specialist) can become employed in hospital child life programs and community health settings.

Study and Work in Canada

Full-time undergraduate and post-graduate international students can work anywhere on or off campus without a work permit. The rules around the number of hours a student will be allowed to work may vary based on the country the student chooses to study in. International students are typically able to work up to 20 hours a week.