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Pilon School of Business

Creative Industries Management

Create your new future in the business world of creative industries.

Learn to develop and grow creative ventures through Sheridan’s unique eight-month graduate certificate in Creative Industries Management.

Master the business side of the creative industries

The creative arts industry needs skilled business people who understand the creative process. This specialized eight-month program will build on your existing arts background with applied business skills taught at our Pilon School of Business. With an understanding of budgeting, financing, marketing, management and contracts, you’ll have many career opportunities available in the worlds of film, animation and gaming.

Hands-on learning

At Sheridan, we believe the best way to learn is by rolling up your sleeves and getting to work. In your capstone project, you’ll be tasked with the business development of a creative idea and seeing it all the way through to completion. Working in tandem with Sheridan’s renowned film, animation and gaming professors and students, there’s no limit to what you can achieve.

Watch the creative industries' big players in action

In addition to your classroom studies and capstone project, you’ll also go to major industry events to see the creative industries business world in action. Events you might attend include the:

  • Playback Marketing Summit
  • Toronto International Film Festival
  • Ottawa International Animation Festival
  • Hot Docs International Documentary Festival

  • Ontario College Graduate Certificate

    • Full-time
    • 1 yr (2 semesters)
    • Program code: PCRIM