Office of the Registrar
Division of Lifelong Learning (2012/2013)
3 Program Regulations
3.1 Certificate in Business Administration

The Certificate in Business Administration is widely recognized by business and industry. It is designed for management-entry level employees who are interested in career development. Courses completed on the Certificate program can be applied toward the Diploma and the Degree of Bachelor of Business Administration.

A student who has a particular interest in Accounting, Marketing, Human Resources and Labour Relations, Small Business/Entrepreneurship or Information Systems should consult with the Division regarding choice of elective courses.

3.1.1 Regulations for the Certificate in Business Administration

To be eligible for the Certificate in Business Administration a student must have:

  1. Completed the following 30 credit hours: Business 1000, 1101, 1210, 3310, 4000, Either 4320 or 4330 and 12 credit hours in Business electives,

  2. At least two years of full-time work experience or equivalent.

  3. At least two years during which the student has not been in full-time attendance at a secondary or post-secondary institution.

  4. Course prerequisites for all Business courses shall apply to the Certificate in Business Administration. Students should note, for example, that the prerequisites for BUSI 1210 are English 1110 or 1021, BUSI 1000, Economics 2010, and Economics 2020. It should also be noted that some courses are not offered every semester.