Management Studies Certificate | St. Clair College


This professional certificate program is designed for students seeking employment as First-Line or Middle managers, or those individuals who wish to update and expand their skills in order to advance their career. Students will explore the four main management activities/functions, Planning, Organizing, Leading and Controlling. Those who have spent a minimum of 5 years in a Management Level position may be eligible to apply for a Prior Learning Assessment (PLA).

Students who successfully complete the following courses will be eligible to receive a Certificate in Management Studies. In addition the Human Resources courses may be accredited by the Human Resources Professional Association of Ontario towards the Comprehensive Knowledge Exam.

The following courses, delivered fully online, are generally scheduled as follows:

Course Code Course Fall Winter Spring
ACC 110 Accounting Concepts I
BUS 108 Introduction to Canadian Business    
BUS 300 Business Law    
BUS 434 Supervisory Development    
COM 200 Communications & Today’s Workplace    
MGN 105 Introduction to Human Resources    
MGN 310 Organizational Behaviour
MGN 320 Management Principles  
MGN 450 Training & Development    
MGN 490 Employment Law    
**Please note the semesters these courses are offered in, as indicated above, are subject to change.