B.A. Major in Management

B.A. Major in Management

The goal of this program is to complement the potential that students developed doing their primary major. Graduates of this program will be able to adequately manage projects in their own field and assume leadership positions more rapidly. As an example, students shall be able to:

  • use team leadership skills and coordinate a project for an international NGO;
  • use accounting skills and manage the operating grant of a food bank;
  • use marketing skills and create an awareness campaign for a sport organization;
  • use electronic commerce skills to promote and sell artwork;
  • use basic finance skills to negotiate a lease contract for an art gallery;
  • use entrepreneurship skills to build a business plan for a new museum; etc.

Get a solid and rich liberal education



The B.A. Major in Management has two components:

  • Required courses (36 credits)
  • Business electives (12 credits)


The required 12 courses allow students to develop basic skills in every business discipline:

  • BAC 121 Purposes of Accounting
  • BAC 221 Introduction to Managerial Accounting
  • BCS 220 Management Information Systems
  • BFN 100 Basic Finance
  • BHR 221 Organizational Behaviour
  • BHR 224 Human Resource Management
  • BMA 142 Quantitative Modeling
  • BMG 100 Understanding Business and Society
  • BMG 214 Introduction to Entrepreneurship: New Venture Creation
  • BMG 215 Introduction to International Business
  • BMK 211 Marketing Management
  • ECO 103 Principles of Economics: Macroeconomics

Plus 12 credits of Business electives*
*Many business courses have prerequisites and students should plan accordingly.

Consult the Academic Calendar to know about the regulation that applies to all Bishop’s students, and the Williams School of Business section to get the regulation that applies specifically to the business students.



To be considered for entry into the Major in Management, students must already be admitted to a primary major at Bishop’s, have successfully completed at least 30 credits at Bishop’s University and have achieved a minimum overall average of 75% based on all courses attempted. The Major in Management can only be added as a second major.

Mathematics requirements
There is no mathematics course required to be admitted in the Major in Management.


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Have questions about studying Business Administration at Bishop’s? We encourage you to contact us: wsb@ubishops.ca.