Certificate in Administration 2

Build on skills and knowledge you gained in Level 1 by proceeding to Level 2, or take Level 2 concurrently. Choose degree credit courses in Business Administration, Economics and other University subject areas.

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: 5 core + 5 electives (2 electives must be Business or Administration courses)
  • Credit Hours: 30
  • Pre-Requisites: None
  • Program Duration: Part-time study OR 12 months full-time
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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

BUS 285 Introduction to Financial Accounting

Engl 100 Critical Reading and Writing I OR
ACAD 100 Academic Discourse: Writing, Research and Learning Strategies

One of the following

Econ 100 Introductory Economics
Econ 201 Introductory Microeconomics
Econ 202 Introductory Macroeconomics


Any five additional three credit-hour courses. Two electives must be Business or Administration courses.

Course Listing

CRN Course Sec Title Instructor Dates
22865 BUS 100 041 Introduction to Business Brian Schumacher May 6
Jun 19
22868 BUS 205 041 Management Communication Brian Schumacher May 6
Jun 19
22870 BUS 210 041 Introduction to Marketing Dwight Heinrichs May 6
Jun 19
23097 BUS 250 071 Introduction to Human Resource Management and Industrial Relations STAFF Jul 2
Aug 15
22872 BUS 260 041 Introduction to Organizational Behaviour Nadine Milne May 6
Jun 19
23099 BUS 260 071 Introduction to Organizational Behaviour STAFF Jul 2
Aug 15
22878 BUS 285 043 Introduction to Financial Accounting Megan Costiuk May 6
Jun 19
23101 BUS 288 071 Introduction to Managerial Accounting Wallace Lockhart Jul 2
Aug 15

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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.