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What is a Diploma?

A diploma is a higher education program that provides advanced knowledge and practical skills learning in a specific career field. Diploma programs usually last for one- to two years. Community colleges, technical schools and some universities offer diploma programs for a diverse range of students. Working professionals returning to post-secondary education may want to pursue a diploma to enhance their career prospects.  Recent secondary school graduates may choose a diploma as their ticket to an entry-level position in their field, or as a smooth transition into continued higher education study.

 

What are the benefits of taking a Diploma?

There are a number of distinct benefits to obtaining a diploma. Employers seek out diploma-holders for their demonstrated knowledge and understanding of their field. Students can decide during the course of the diploma program if they would prefer to start working right away upon graduation, or if they would like to try and transfer the credits they earn in a diploma program to a longer-term degree.

 

What do we study in a Diploma?

There are diploma programs in most academic fields across all disciplines, from the Arts to Business, the Humanities to Technology, the Natural Sciences to Social Sciences and more. Within the discipline, there are highly specific diploma programs, designed to prepare the student for a job in that field. For example, one may choose to get a Graduate Diploma in Early Childhood Education, an International Advanced Diploma in Business Management or a Two-Year Diploma in Hotel and Tourism Management. There are different types of diplomas – diploma, advanced diploma, graduate diploma and postgraduate diploma. The difference has to do with the pre-requisites for study.

What kind of career improvement can you expect with a Diploma?

Graduates from diploma programs can expect to see their career prospects improve almost immediately. This is because employers recognize that graduates with a diploma are more professionally familiar with the key skills, knowledge and ideas that are critical to that industry. Even students with many years of experience in their field can benefit from a diploma, as it proves that the holder is familiar with the most up-to-date methods and techniques in their field.

How much does it cost to take a Diploma?

The cost of obtaining a diploma will vary widely from one school to the other, and depending on the program. Diplomas also vary in their duration, which can also contribute to differences in tuition cost. It is helpful to check with the school offering the diploma program of interest to get more information about the price of diploma study. The school may also be able to provide information about financial assistance, if available. It is possible to contact the school of choice directly using the web form on the program page on this website.

Why take a Diploma program Online?

 

Ideally suited to those who are working full time, have other scheduling commitments or area living far away from the campus where they wish to obtain their diploma, online diploma programs are an excellent option. Using e-learning technology, students will follow a planned curriculum to study for their diploma online. Teachers can communicate more directly with their students, and also encourage class discussions using forums. After passing a diploma program online, graduates are awarded with the same degree as on-campus or full-time diploma students.

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UNICAF - ACCA

Unicaf University offers in association with a British Awarding Body a Level 6 Diploma in Accounting and Financial Management which is equivalent to a Bachelor degree and ... [+]

Unicaf University offers in association with a British Awarding Body a Level 6 Diploma in Accounting and Financial Management which is equivalent to a Bachelor degree and has been designed to provide you with core knowledge in key areas to ensure that you have the skills to go on to complete the ACCA Professional Accounting qualification. This programme covers all aspects of accounting, providing excellent preparation for a professional qualification.

The nine modules of the Level 6 Diploma align to each of the nine Fundamental Level papers (F1 to F9) of the ACCA professional accounting qualification. For each module successfully completed during the course, students qualify for an exemption from the relevant paper of the ACCA examinations. So, students can complete a British Level 6 Diploma and also receive the ACCA exemptions from the following ACCA papers:... [-]

Nigeria Lagos USA New York Greece Athens Romania Bucharest United Kingdom London Egypt Cairo Ghana Accra Malawi Lilongwe Mauritius Port Louis Somalia Mogadishu Zambia Lusaka Jordan Irbid  + 20 More
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1
March 2019
Full-time
Part-time
Online
Campus
Plató de Cinema

During the Cinema Diploma, El Plató de Cinema will guide the student in a process of learning and discovering cinema, both from a technical and artistic perspective; all ... [+]

Give a 360º Tour

During the Cinema Diploma, El Plató de Cinema will guide the student in a process of learning and discovering cinema, both from a technical and artistic perspective; all this from the hand of active professionals in the film industry.

In these three courses the subjects are common for all the students, making this way that our students leave with the highest technical and narrative level possible and with a high degree of autonomy, in order to be able to face different types of productions and adapt better to the demands on the part of the market.

The training offered by the school is theoretical and practical. Understanding that only once it is carried out, the student will assimilate the knowledge seen in class.... [-]

Spain Barcelona
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1
October 2019
Full-time
3 years
Campus
Toronto School of Management

This one-year course will give you the skills to begin and succeed in a career in hospitality and tourism. It focuses on the most up-to-date developments in the hospital ... [+]

Diploma in Hospitality and Tourism Management Co-op

This one-year course will give you the skills to begin and succeed in a career in hospitality and tourism. It focuses on the most up-to-date developments in the hospitality industry, helping you to:

Develop professional hotel competencies such as effective communication skills, good customer service skills, leadership, and teamwork, ensuring that you are providing a high-quality product or service to your customers Gain supervised practical work experience directly related to your academic and career goals Become immediately effective within the hospitality and tourism industry through understanding the principles and procedures of a range of hospitality functions, including front desk operations, housekeeping, and food and beverage production Course Requirements Ontario Secondary School Diploma or Equivalent * or Mature student ** Age 18 or older IELTS of 5.5 or equivalent for Non-native English speakers ... [-]
Canada Toronto
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1
March 2019
Full-time
1 year
Campus
London Academy of Trading

This accredited Level 5 Diploma in Applied Financial Trading has been designed to provide individuals with the knowledge and skills to trade real-time financial markets. ... [+]

Level 5 Diploma course

This accredited Level 5 Diploma in Applied Financial Trading has been designed to provide individuals with the knowledge and skills to trade real-time financial markets. Your knowledge will come together when you get to experience sessions on our City trading floor and even candidates with work experience in this area already under their belt, will find this course hugely beneficial. This programme can also be studied fully online from anywhere in the world.

Course Requirements

Entry requirements for all LAT programmes:

A completed and signed application form A copy of your passport/proof of ID/Birth Certificate

Entry requirements for all LAT programmes of two weeks or more:... [-]

United Kingdom London
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1
Open Enrollment
Full-time
12 weeks
Online
Campus
VCAD Visual College of Art and Design

Turn your passion into a chic career! In the Fashion Design diploma program at VCAD, you'll develop the skills to transform your creative ideas into beautiful garments an ... [+]

Do you have a unique sense of style? Are you passionate about fabrics and colors? Do you express yourself through your clothing? Then turn your passion into a chic career! In the Fashion Design diploma program at VCAD, you'll develop the skills to transform your creative ideas into beautiful garments and accessories so you can change the world through fashion.

This program will nurture your creativity while providing hands-on training with the tools and equipment used in the industry. You'll develop a solid foundation in the fundamentals of garment and apparel design, fashion merchandising, visual display techniques and fashion shows. By the end of the program, your portfolio will showcase your skill set, creative flare and unique fashion sense.... [-]

Canada Vancouver
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1
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
College Australia

Seek a role in team management? Excel at problem-solving, analyzing and evaluating? Hone your use of discretion and judgment in decision making - upskill today! ... [+]

Business at CA

Are you looking to become a future leader? This qualification can prepare you for a career path in management, where you will have the opportunity to inspire and motivate others. This qualification reflects the role of individuals who apply knowledge, practical skills and experience in leadership and management across a range of enterprise and industry contexts.

Individuals at this level display initiative and judgment in planning, organizing, implementing and monitoring their own workload and the workload of others. They use communication skills to support individuals and teams to meet organizational or enterprise requirements. They also plan, design, apply and evaluate solutions to unpredictable problems, and identify, analyze and synthesize information from a variety of sources.... [-]

Australia Southport
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1
March 2019
Part-time
12 months
Campus
B.H.M.S. Business & Hotel Management School

Forming the first year to the BA in Hotel and Hospitality Management or Global Business Management, the Diploma in Hospitality Management consists of one intensive study ... [+]

Program:

Year 1 of the BA Hotel & Hospitality Management/ Global Business Management

Duration:

One year

Availability:

This offer is available to all potential students.

Overview

Forming the first year to the BA in Hotel and Hospitality Management or Global Business Management, the Diploma in Hospitality Management consists of one intensive study period of 6 months at the BHMS campus in Lucerne, Switzerland, and one practical paid industry training period of 4-6 months in the Swiss hospitality industry.

BHMS is a member of the Bénédict Switzerland group of schools, founded in 1928, whose mission is to provide adult education for people with a desire to succeed. Bénédict School is one of Switzerland’s largest private education organizations and is teaching each year more than 15,000 full and part-time students. Since the accreditation of the Diploma and Higher Diploma programs in Hospitality Management in 2003 by the University of Brighton, UK, over 1000 students have successfully completed the Diploma program.... [-]

Switzerland Lucerne
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1
January 2019
Full-time
1 year
Campus
CAFA Wine School

Wine Consultant Diploma / Conseiller en Sommellerie in 1 year taught in English and in French The Sommellerie Advisor selects the products to be offered to its custome ... [+]

Wine Consultant Diploma/ Conseiller en Sommellerie

The Sommellerie Advisor selects the products to be offered to its customers: wines and spirits. Before deciding on a negotiation with the suppliers, he must first proceed with the tasting. The supply must be consistent with the scope, scope, reputation and requirements of the clients. He establishes the list of wines, after having made their assessment and draw up their year of emission. It must manage all the alcohols available on the market. He also advises the customer on the wine that accompanies the dishes. He is able to serve or explain the wine service to customers.

And from a technical point of view, it must identify the principles of varietals and production of wines, know the great wines and producers of famous wines as well as the different types of wines and their respective characteristics.... [-]

France Bordeaux
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1
January 2019
Full-time
Part-time
9 months
Campus
Nashville Film Institute

Our Cinema Production Program totally immerses you in the filmmaking process. For nine months NFI students live, eat, and breathe film and how films get made. ... [+]

NFI’s Signature Filmmaking Diploma

Our Cinema Production Program totally immerses you in the filmmaking process. For nine months NFI students live, eat, and breathe film and how films get made.

Our philosophy is to have students learn all the stages and roles involved in making a film. The best way to achieve that is by actually making films. Throughout this diploma program, students collaborate on various projects to create their own films. By the end of the program, students gain the necessary skills, invaluable connections, and the content for their very own professional demo reel.

Program Modules

During our nine-month program, our course consists of four modules. Each module runs for 9 weeks and includes key production deliverables. Each student receives their grades at the conclusion of each module.... [-]

USA Nashville
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1
September 2019
Full-time
9 months
Campus
Ecole Lenôtre

The Cooking Chef training has been created for people willing to train or reinvent themselves in Cooking. For those who want to learn from the basis to the high level of ... [+]

ECOLE LENÔTRE COOKING CHEF TRAINING

The Ecole Lenôtre provides its students and partners with cutting-edge training to facilitate, encourage, communicate and maintain high-performance standards and excellence. The "Cooking Chef Ecole Lenôtre" training is aimed at adults who are passionate about cooking whether or not they are on a conversion course, and for professionals seeking to increase their field of expertise.

Eligibility for this course has the following pre-requisites:

To be aged 18 years or older To have basic knowledge of the language in which the course is taught (level A1) To be able to read and write To know the basics of hygiene and safety in a food environment To have basic knowledge of basic reasoning (calculations and logic) STRUCTURE OF THE ECOLE LENÔTRE CHEF TRAINING ... [-]
France Plaisir Paris
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1
March 2019
Full-time
23 weeks
Campus
Diversitat Training

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who apply knowledge, practical skills and experience in leadership and management across a range of enterprise and ind ... [+]

Diploma Program 2019. Course Information CRICOS Course Code:088703G

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who apply knowledge, practical skills and experience in leadership and management across a range of enterprise and industry contexts. Individuals at this level display initiative and judgment in planning, organizing, implementing and monitoring their own workload and the workload of others. They use communication skills to support individuals and teams to meet organizational or enterprise requirements. They plan, design, apply and evaluate solutions to unpredictable problems, and identify, analyze and synthesize information from a variety of sources.

Career Outcomes ... [-]
Australia Geelong
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1
January 2019
12 months
Campus
American Hotel Academy

MSI’s Digital Marketing Diploma program begins with an introduction of the digital marketing landscape, gaining a fundamental understanding of its core principles, as wel ... [+]

MSI’s Digital Marketing Diploma program begins with an introduction of the digital marketing landscape, gaining a fundamental understanding of its core principles, as well as being able to define the key differences between Traditional Marketing & Digital Marketing. The program then takes a closer look at search engine platforms, covering terminology and technical insights necessary for an effective SEO strategy. You will understand how to measure and analyze the effectiveness of the advertising campaigns by generating detailed reports, as well as develop the knowledge and skills to effectively engage with customers across a diverse range of social media platforms.

Skills such as digital advertising, content creation, curation, and strategy were considered the most crucial by employers in the Digital Marketing field in 2017. Learning how to develop an effective digital marketing plan, formulate & implement strategies and understand how social media works is a must for every organization.... [-]

Romania Brașov
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1
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
Reeves College

Accounting and payroll experts are the lifeblood of every business. Train to become an Accounting and Payroll Administrator at Reeves College. ... [+]

Accounting and payroll experts are the lifeblood of every business. Train to become an Accounting and Payroll Administrator at Reeves College. This diploma program goes above and beyond introductory training and will prepare you to enter the current job market with a competitive advantage. Key elements of the curriculum focus on accounting and payroll fundamentals.

Students become well-versed in the business accounting cycle. Meanwhile, specialized courses review specifics, such as accounting fundamentals, computerized accounting, payroll basics and processing, payroll remittance and reporting, and more.

The program also offers computer and accounting software training and teaches core administrative skills. Graduates receive an Accounting and Payroll Administrator diploma and are fully prepared to enter the field in a number of roles, including bank teller/clerk, accounts receivable/ payable clerk, benefits/ payroll officer, or audit clerk.... [-]

Canada Calgary Lloydminster Lethbridge
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1
September 2019
Full-time
43 weeks
Campus
London School Of Business And Finance (LSBF) Singapore

The result of an increasingly globalised world where goods and services move fluidly across borders is a booming logistics and supply chain management industry. Our Diplo ... [+]

The result of an increasingly globalised world where goods and services move fluidly across borders is a booming logistics and supply chain management industry. Our Diploma in Logistics & Supply Chain Management will give you special insight into international trade and logistics, and groom you to be an in-demand professional. Why study with us?

A Robust Education First up: a solid foundation in logistics and supply chain management with modules such as international shipping management, warehouse management and many more. Next, modules on international business management, e-commerce and marketing will provide you with a robust business education. These add up to a broad-based and comprehensive curriculum.... [-]

Singapore
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1
August 2019
Full-time
Part-time
8 - 12 months
Campus
SHML - Swiss College of Hospitality Management Lenk

Teachers at SHML - Swiss Hotel Management School Lenk will go out of their way to engage their students and inspire them to inquire and learn. This class gives our studen ... [+]

Diploma Program 2019. Fabrizio Magoni / Unsplash PROGRAM OFFERINGS

SHML - Swiss College of Hospitality Management Lenk provides an integrated course schedule of learning through exploration, scrutiny, and self-reflection. In every class, our teachers emphasize the strategies and processes involved in learning and self-growth, creating a unique opportunity to prepare our students to live thoughtful, creative, and fulfilling lives in a rapidly changing society. Please see our current course offerings below.

DIPLOMA IN CULINARY MANAGEMENT

Teachers at SHML - Swiss Hotel Management School Lenk will go out of their way to engage their students and inspire them to inquire and learn. This class gives our students a chance to apply their unique skills and expand their horizons by learning something new. Hurry up - there are limited places available in this popular class!... [-]

Switzerland Lenk im Simmental
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1
February 2019
Campus