Canada's Capital University, Carleton University is a dynamic research and teaching institution dedicated to achieving the highest standards of scholarship.
Carleton is located in the nation's capital, Ottawa. With a staff of about 4,200, Carleton is one of the city's largest employers and an integral part of the economic growth of the city. The institution was initially founded as a part-time school for soldiers in the Second World War.
The Norman Paterson School of International Affairs (NPSIA (/ n ɪ p ˈ s iː ə / nip-SEE-ə)) is a professional school of international affairs at Carleton University that was founded in 1965. The school is housed in Richcraft Hall, on Carleton's campus in Ottawa , Ontario, Canada. Our PhD program is offered jointly between the School of Indigenous and Canadian Studies at Carleton University and the Frost Centre for Canadian Studies and Indigenous Studies at Trent University in Peterborough, Ontario.
Applicants to the M.A. Canadian Studies are required to hold a B.A. Honours (or the equivalent), with at least high honours standing. Accelerated Pathway. The accelerated pathway in the M.A. in Canadian Studies is a flexible and individualized plan of graduate study for students in their final year of a Carleton M.A. in Canadian Studies. The Sprott School of Business is AACSB accredited, a distinction of excellence in business education. In-House & Custom Programs Our courses and programs can be delivered privately to groups of 10 or more in your own offices or at the university. Canada's Capital University, Carleton University is a dynamic research and teaching institution dedicated to achieving the highest standards of scholarship.