Program Description

The program offers a core course in management consulting fundamentals, covering the processes and ethics of professional practice. Additional key courses required for the Certified Management Consultant (CMC) designation include project management, interpersonal skills development, finance, strategic management, marketing, human resources, projection/operations management, and information technology. Completion of the program provides graduates with advanced placement in the process of obtaining the highly regarded CMC designation.

Find out more about the core focus of the Graduate Certificate in Management Consulting in this video hosted by Prof. Mike Thompson:

Who it’s for

Experienced managers and business leaders who want to pursue a consulting role in their current or future organization and/or to complete the external requirements towards the CMC designation as offered by the Canadian Association of Management Consultants.

In the video below, RRU MBA Alumni James Grieve says the RRU MBA degree and the Certified Management Consultant credential has helped him immensely as he established his consulting career. You can also read Grieve's story to learn how the designation has helped in his journey to becoming an owner and partner in two management consulting firms. 

MBA specialization

You may choose to complete the Graduate Certificate in Management and Consulting as a specialization in Royal Roads MBA program. The 9 credits earned in this program can be applied towards the MBA program. 

For more information about the program or how to apply, contact one of our enrolment advisors by email, or call 1.877.778.6227. If you are an international student, please contact our international enrolment team.