Business
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  • Program Length:
  • Two Year - Ontario College Diploma
  • Starts:
  • September and January

Program Vocational Learning Outcomes

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
OSSD with the majority of courses at the College (C), University (U), University/College (M) or Open (O) level.

Mature students - See Admission Procedures for details.

PROGRAM OVERVIEW
Graduates of the Business program will be able to carry out a variety of business functions within Canadian and international business settings. Students will obtain a practical comprehension of key principles and practices necessary for success in the field of business. A number of skill areas will be addressed such as accounting, marketing and human resources thus ensuring a strong base in business fundamentals. This is a general business program designed to offer the widest possible career and/or additional educational opportunities upon graduation.

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS
Smooth transition for transfer after completion of first year to other business programs offered at the college.

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
Graduates will have a broad knowledge of business principals which will help them gain entry level jobs in any discipline. They will have the foundational knowledge to entertain a small business startup.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

YOUR INVESTMENT
The standard tuition and compulsory fees for the current academic year:

2016-2017 Tuition Fees

For programs with Experiential Learning (Work Placement/Internship): Costs for accommodation, if needed, travel and related expenses is at the student's own expense. It is recommended for most programs, that students have access to a laptop or desktop computer while away from home during experiential learning periods.

Textbooks and other materials are in addition to Tuition Fees. Textbook prices may be found through the Bookstore website.

Please be aware that tuition and compulsory fees are subject to adjustment each year. The College reserves the right to change, amend or alter fees as necessary without notice or prejudice.

DIPLOMA REQUIREMENTS


Code
Credit
Course Name
Semester 1
ACC110
3
Accounting Concepts I
BUS108
3
Introduction to Canadian Business
ECN110
3
Macroeconomics
MTH146
4
Mathematics of Personal Finance
MGN105
3
Introduction to Human Resources
COM103
3
Business Communications I
MIC101
1
Introduction to Word Processing Software
MIC102
1
Introduction to Presentation Software

Semester 2
ACC210
3
Accounting Concepts II
ECN210
3
Microeconomics
MRK202
3
Introduction to Canadian Marketing
ELEC1030
3
General Education Elective
MTH237
3
Statistical Concepts
COM203
3
Business Communications II
BUS207
2
Basic Spreadsheeting
Code
Credit
Course Name
Semester 3
ACC320
3
Cost Accounting
BUS300
3
Business Law
MRK317
4
Multimedia Presentation
MGN310
3
Organizational Behaviour
MRK325
3
Advertising Management
ELEC1030
3
General Education Elective



Semester 4
ACC420
3
Management Accounting I
MGN440
3
Compensation and Employee Benefits
MGN500
3
Recruitment and Selection
ELEC1030
3
General Education Elective
MRK332
3
Supply Chain Management
MGN410
3
Planning Business Strategy