In order to continue with your application for Creative Book Publishing, you must complete this step in the application process. Applicant selection is based on academic criteria and results of these additional requirements. This contains all information to prepare and submit additional requirements for consideration. If you have any questions, please contact Admissions.
Applicants are required to submit a resume, essay and attend an information session.
Applicants must submit a detailed resume.
Applicants must submit a one-page essay about a Canadian authored book published within the last year. Include a very brief discussion of the content but place an emphasis on other elements of the book: format, price, cover and interior design, cover copy and any marketing details that may be on the book. Comment on the implications of the choices made in producing and marketing this book and compare it to others in the bookstore.
iii. Information Session
Applicants are required to attend an information session. This information session is a requirement as Creative Book Publishing is a program that relies highly on group work, collaboration and interaction within the classroom environment. Please see “Registration Instructions” below to book your interview.
Submission Instructions for Resume and Essay
Applicants must submit the resume and essay through SlideRoom. SlideRoom is a secure site where additional requirements are collected, scored and stored. Log-in to https://humber.slideroom.com and create your free account. There will be additional instructions once your account has been created.
Registration Instructions for Information Session
Applicants must register to attend this admissions event. Log-in to MyHumber to register:
All additional requirements will be evaluated and a score will be calculated by the academic school.
Admission decisions will be available via MyHumber, or by email and mail. Admission decisions will not be released by phone.
Humber has a large number of publishing industry partners who offer internship, networking and career opportunities
If you are a current student or graduate of Creative Book Publishing, you may qualify for an internship. Most full-time internships run for 12 to 16 weeks and offer an honorarium of $1,200 to $1,500. Through the program, we also offer several paid internships.
Publishing interns work in various sectors of the industry, including:
Within publishing and related companies, interns gain experience in:
Note: Although internships are a great way to gain work experience that often leads to full-time jobs, an internship is not a requirement of our program. This means that, unlike some programs, if you get a paid position straight out of school, you still have all the requirements to graduate!
Companies who have recently offered internships to Humber students include:
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