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Canadian Health Care Certificate

Achieving better health care one patient at a time.

Advance your health care career with online courses

Transfer Credit


Courses completed at other post-secondary educational institutions may be eligible for transfer of credit.  Application for transfer of credit must be made to the Program Manager.

The following conditions apply:

  • A maximum of one (1) transfer credit will be accepted for this program 
  • Courses must have an 80% overlap in content/curricula and a similar number of classroom hours
  • Courses must be listed on an official transcript with a grade; a final grade of "C-" or better.
  • Courses must have been taken within the last five years.
  • Courses must have been taken from an accredited academic institution.
  • As per McMaster University Senate policy (May 2017), a course can be used no more than two times towards a McMaster University credential. At McMaster, the term credential refers to a certificate, a certificate of completion, a diploma, a MyOWNMcMaster milestone, and an undergraduate degree.

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