Certificate in Administration - Level 1

Admninistration Level 1

The quality of Certificate in Administration grads is recognized by Saskatchewan's major organizations. Use the Certificate to improve your career options, better understand how organizations operate and customize your Certificate by choosing from a wide variety of business courses.

Courses to complete 2 core + 3 elective courses
Number of credit hours 15 credit hours minimum
Prerequisites Varies by course
Course options Varies by semester
Course Schedule
Program duration Part-time study OR
8 months full-time

Learn To

  • Improve your analytical skills.
  • Develop your understanding of organizational behavior.
  • Understand the forces that shape management decisions.
  • Choose courses from a number of business areas that suit your interests.
Certificate in Administration - Level 1

Core Courses

BUS 100 Introduction to Business
BUS 260 Introduction to Organizational Behaviour

Electives (any three)

BUS 205 Business Communication (formerly ADMN 265)
BUS 210 Introduction to Marketing
BUS 250 Introduction to Human Resource Management and Industrial Relations
BUS 285 Introductory Financial Accounting
BUS 288 Introductory Managerial Accounting
BUS 307 Business Law
BUS 361 Management Performance
BUS 453 Strategic Human Resource Management (formerly ADMN 353)

ECON 100 Introduction to Economic Issues* OR
ECON 201 Introductory Microeconomics* OR
ECON 202 Introductory Macroeconomics*

* Students can use only one economics course as a Certificate in Administration elective.

The Laddering Option

  1. Certificate in Administration - Level 1
  2. Certificate in Administration - Level 2
  3. Business Administration Diploma
  4. Bachelor of Business Administration degree
If you are interested in the laddering option, seek advising early in your program.