Specialist High Skills Major (SHSM)

The Information and Communication (ICT) Specialist High Skills Major Program allows students to focus their education on gaining skills and experience in Computer Science, Computer Programming, Media and Media Arts while meeting the requirements of the Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD).

Benefits to the ICT SHSM Program:

● Students can earn scholarships
● Free industry recognized certifications and career-relevant training
● Develop specialized knowledge and skills
● Develop essential skills and work habits
● Identify, explore and refine career goals and make informed decisions about their future
● Remain flexible, with the option to shift between pathways, should their goals and plans change
● Gain real world experience