Certificate in Administration 1

Use the Certificate to improve your career options, better understand how organizations operate and customize your Certificate to your interests.

This five-course certificate is best suited to the part-time learner. The certificate allows students to attend classes in the evenings and still complete the credential within eight months to one year, depending on availability in courses.

For students looking for a full-time program of study, the Certificate in Administration 2 is an excellent introduction to business concepts and can provide pathways for further study. Certificate in Administration 2 can be completed within one year (three semesters) full time, or longer if taken part-time.

Scheduled Breaks: For information about scheduled breaks for international students visit Work While You Study.

  • Courses to complete: 2 core + 3 elective
  • Credit hours: 15 credit hours
  • Pre-requisites: Varies by course
  • Program duration: Suited to part-time study
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Core Courses

CCE 099 Academic Integrity (0.00 credit hours)
BUS 100 Introduction to Business
BUS 260 Introduction to Organizational Behaviour

Electives

Select three of the following:

Course Prerequisite
ACAD 100 Academic Discourse: Writing, Research and Learning Strategies N/A
BUS 201 Entrepreneurship: Creativity, Design and Innovation N/A
BUS 205 Business Communication (formerly ADMN 265) ENGL 100
BUS 210 Introduction to Marketing

BUS 100
BUS 260

BUS 250 Introduction to Human Resource Management and Industrial Relations BUS 100
BUS 260
BUS 285 Introductory Financial Accounting N/A
BUS 288 Introductory Managerial Accounting BUS 100
BUS 285
BUS 307 Business Law BUS 100 + 45 credit hours
BUS 361 Management Performance BUS 250
ECON 100 Introduction to Economic Issues* OR N/A
ECON 201 Introductory Microeconomics* OR
ECON 202 Introductory Macroeconomics*
ECON 100 OR
15 credit hours OR
Pre-calculus 20
* Students can use only one economics course as a Certificate in Administration elective.

Course Listing

CRN Course Sec Title Instructor Dates
30240 BUS 100 031 Introduction to Business Bruce Anderson Sep 4
Dec 6
30241 BUS 100 032 Introduction to Business Brian Schumacher Sep 4
Dec 6
30242 BUS 100 033 Introduction to Business Lee Elliott Sep 4
Dec 6
30243 BUS 100 034 Introduction to Business Bruce Anderson Sep 4
Dec 6
30244 BUS 100 035 Introduction to Business Brian Schumacher Sep 4
Dec 6
30245 BUS 100 036 Introduction to Business Brian Schumacher Sep 4
Dec 6
30246 BUS 100 037 Introduction to Business Lee Elliott Sep 4
Dec 6
30247 BUS 100 038 Introduction to Business Caroline Graves Sep 4
Dec 6
30249 BUS 201 031 Entrepreneurship: Creativity, Design and Innovation Peter Moroz Sep 4
Dec 6
30253 BUS 205 033 Management Communication STAFF Sep 4
Dec 6
33379 BUS 205 034 Management Communication STAFF Sep 4
Dec 6
30257 BUS 210 032 Introduction to Marketing Dwight Heinrichs Sep 4
Dec 6
30258 BUS 210 033 Introduction to Marketing STAFF Sep 4
Dec 6
30262 BUS 250 031 Introduction to Human Resource Management and Industrial Relations Andrew Stevens Sep 4
Dec 6
30263 BUS 250 032 Introduction to Human Resource Management and Industrial Relations Nadine Milne Sep 4
Dec 6
30264 BUS 250 033 Introduction to Human Resource Management and Industrial Relations Caroline Graves Sep 4
Dec 6
30272 BUS 260 031 Introduction to Organizational Behaviour Sandra Steen Sep 4
Dec 6
30273 BUS 260 032 Introduction to Organizational Behaviour Sandra Steen Sep 4
Dec 6
30274 BUS 260 033 Introduction to Organizational Behaviour STAFF Sep 4
Dec 6
30275 BUS 260 034 Introduction to Organizational Behaviour Sandra Steen Sep 4
Dec 6
30276 BUS 260 035 Introduction to Organizational Behaviour Nadine Milne Sep 4
Dec 6
30292 BUS 285 031 Introduction to Financial Accounting Randy Linton Sep 4
Dec 6
30293 BUS 285 032 Introduction to Financial Accounting STAFF Sep 4
Dec 6
30294 BUS 285 033 Introduction to Financial Accounting STAFF Sep 4
Dec 6
30295 BUS 285 034 Introduction to Financial Accounting STAFF Sep 4
Dec 6
30298 BUS 288 032 Introduction to Managerial Accounting STAFF Sep 4
Dec 6

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The Laddering Option

  1. Certificate in Administration 1
  2. Certificate in Administration 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.