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The Certificate in Business Administration is of interest to students who don’t wish to do the whole B.B.A. or who want to test their capabilities and interests before applying to the B.B.A. It may be completed on a full-time or a part-time basis.

Get relevant basic skills for the workplace

The Certificate in Business Administration provides an academic background in Business Administration to students who are pursuing or wishing to pursue a career in management in the private or public sectors. The certificate program presents a broad survey of underlying disciplines and an introduction to the functional areas in Business Administration, both theoretical and practical.

10 courses (30 credits)

The following courses are required for the Certificate in Business Administration:

  • BAC121 – Introduction to Financial Accounting I
  • BFN200 – Introduction to Finance (requires BAC 121, ECO 103 and BMA 140)
  • BMA140 – Statistical Analysis for Business Decisions I (requires MAT 190)
  • BMG100 – Understanding Business and Society
  • BMK211 – Marketing Management
  • ECO103 – Principles of Economics: Macroeconomics

Plus 12 credits of Business electives.

Consult the Academic Calendar for detailed information about academic program requirements, policies, procedures, regulations, course descriptions, pre-requisites, etc. It is recommended that students review their program completion plan each semester as some courses may only be offered once a year or only on alternate years. We encourage you to seek academic advising as early as possible for guidance and support with academic planning, to review your progression and program completion plan. The WSB Academic Advisor can be reached at wsbadvisor@UBishops.ca.

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