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

BUS 100 Introduction to Business
BUS 260 Introduction to Organizational Behaviour

Electives

Course Prerequisite
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
BUS 453 Strategic Human Resource Management (formerly ADMN 353) BUS 250 + 60 credit hours
ECON 100 Introduction to Economic Issues* OR N/A
ECON 201Introductory 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
10236 BUS 100 031 Introduction to Business Bruce Anderson Jan 8
Apr 11
10237 BUS 100 032 Introduction to Business Brian Schumacher Jan 8
Apr 11
10238 BUS 100 033 Introduction to Business Melanie Hebert Jan 8
Apr 11
10239 BUS 100 034 Introduction to Business Brian Schumacher Jan 8
Apr 11
10240 BUS 100 035 Introduction to Business Melanie Hebert Jan 8
Apr 11
10241 BUS 100 036 Introduction to Business Brian Schumacher Jan 8
Apr 11
10246 BUS 205 033 Management Communication James MacKenzie Jan 8
Apr 11
10247 BUS 205 034 Management Communication James MacKenzie Jan 8
Apr 11
10252 BUS 210 031 Introduction to Marketing Dwight Heinrichs Jan 8
Apr 11
10253 BUS 210 032 Introduction to Marketing Dwight Heinrichs Jan 8
Apr 11
10254 BUS 210 033 Introduction to Marketing Dwight Heinrichs Jan 8
Apr 11
10255 BUS 210 034 Introduction to Marketing Christopher Gbekorbu-Matters Jan 8
Apr 11
10260 BUS 250 031 Introduction to Human Resource Management and Industrial Relations Andrea Phippen Jan 8
Apr 11
10261 BUS 250 032 Introduction to Human Resource Management and Industrial Relations Gregory Wensel Jan 8
Apr 11
10262 BUS 250 033 Introduction to Human Resource Management and Industrial Relations Abayomi Akintola Jan 8
Apr 11
10263 BUS 250 034 Introduction to Human Resource Management and Industrial Relations Caroline Graves Jan 8
Apr 11
10270 BUS 260 031 Introduction to Organizational Behaviour Justin Feeney Jan 8
Apr 11
10271 BUS 260 032 Introduction to Organizational Behaviour Gordon Pennycook Jan 8
Apr 11
10272 BUS 260 033 Introduction to Organizational Behaviour Christine Enmark Jan 8
Apr 11
10273 BUS 260 034 Introduction to Organizational Behaviour Doralyn Heinrichs Jan 8
Apr 11
10274 BUS 260 035 Introduction to Organizational Behaviour Emily McNair Jan 8
Apr 11
10275 BUS 260 036 Introduction to Organizational Behaviour Allison Goldman Jan 8
Apr 11
10289 BUS 285 031 Introduction to Financial Accounting Randy Linton Jan 8
Apr 11
10290 BUS 285 032 Introduction to Financial Accounting Randy Linton Jan 8
Apr 11
10291 BUS 285 033 Introduction to Financial Accounting Ryan Maduck Jan 8
Apr 11
10292 BUS 285 037 Introduction to Financial Accounting Joseph Spitzer Jan 8
Apr 11
10295 BUS 288 032 Introduction to Managerial Accounting David Roszell Jan 8
Apr 11

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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.