Business Administration Certificate

          

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In the first year of Business Administration, apply theoretical concepts to real world business situations, master computer applications using Microsoft Office Suite software, and develop time management and interpersonal skills. You will build a strong foundation of the fundamental principles of business before continuing into the second year of study.

Credential
Certificate

Admission Requirements
Grade 12 or equivalent with:

    • English 30, 30-1, 30-2, or 33; and 
    • Math 30 (Applied or Pure), 30-1, 30-2, or 33; or
    • Successful completion of basic skills tests (Nelson Denny and Business Math)

Please refer to the following link for minimum technical requirements at our Moodlesite.
                                                  
Career Potential
Choose employment in business, industry and government in entry-level positions, or continue into the second year of Business Administration to complete your diploma.  You may also decide to transfer into degree programs to further your education.


Transferability

Portage College offers full credit for your first year of the Business Administration program.

Other post-secondary institutions offering full credit for first year:

  • Keyano College
  • SAIT
  • Red Deer College
  • Lakeland College

Some transfer credit is also available through:

  • Athabasca University
  • Concordia University College
  • Kings University College
  • NAIT
  • University of Alberta
  • University of Calgary
  • University of Lethbridge
  • Chartered Accountants of Canada

The Business Administration Certificate program is offered at the Cold Lake and Lac La Biche campuses.

Course List

  • ACCT106  - ACCOUNTING I
  • ACCT107  - ACCOUNTING II
  • BUSL261 - BUSINESS LAW
  • COMM121 - BUSINESS COMMUNICATIONS I
  • COMM131 - BUSINESS COMMUNICATIONS II
  • ECON186 - MICROECONOMICS
  • ECON187 - MACROECONOMICS
  • MARK166 - MARKETING
  • MATH117 - BUSINESS MATHEMATICS
  • ORGB193 - ORGANIZATIONAL BEHAVIOR