Bachelor of Business Administration

Starting in fall 2022, the faculty of business administration will offer revitalized undergraduate programs that respond to the changing needs of the business world. New students interested in applying for fall 2022 admission should select "Business One (Fall 2022 Admission Only)" as their academic program in the admissions portal.



The bachelor of business administration (BBA) is a flexible degree program that provides students with the knowledge and expertise to succeed in the business world after graduation. The customizable pace and course load make the program an excellent option for full-time or part-time students as well as those wishing to transfer from other post-secondary institutions. The program may be completed on campus, through online learning or a combination of both.

You may choose to focus your business electives in one of the following areas*:

  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Human resources and labour relations
  • Information systems
  • International business
  • Marketing
  • Operational research
  • Resource-based industries management
  • Small business and entrepreneurship
  • Supply chain management

*Not required. Concentrations are informal and do not need to be declared.

You may also choose a minor from the following:

Admission requirements

New Memorial and transfer students

The BBA is a direct-entry program. You may apply for admission directly from high school or as a transfer student by indicating the Faculty of Business Administration as your faculty and the BBA as your program of choice on the undergraduate application for admission. Direct entry into the program is subject to the applicant meeting the general admission requirements to Memorial University, including an appropriate course in mathematics.

Current Memorial students

Students may self-declare the BBA by emailing

Sample first year

Wondering what courses you would take in your first year? Check out a sample program of suggested courses for BBA students.

Sample courses

BUSI 1210 - Introduction to Marketing Strategy
BUSI 2220 - Personal and Business Branding with Social Media
BUSI 4000 - Business Law I

It’s recommended that students contact the Faculty's Academic Programs Office for academic advising early in their program.

Program Information

Faculty of Business Administration

  • St. John's
  • Online
Honours Option:


Co-op Available:



4 years


Winter (January) and spring (May) 2022

Application Deadline:

Students are encouraged to apply by:

  • Feb. 1 for spring admission
Supplementary Application:


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