Students acquire a foundational knowledge of the basics of business, with a focus on managing people and processes. Courses in economics, accounting, marketing, and human resources lay the groundwork for future careers and further studies. Students acquire skills in managing processes and people. Graduates can enter the workforce or continue studies as the program provides multiple pathways into degree and post-graduate diploma programs.
Additional program-specific fee information for Business and Management programs.
Part-time delivery option
We also offer a part-time delivery format for this program:
- complete the program online or a combination of online and onsite – you choose
- register on a course-by-course basis, paying as you go
- finish the program part-time in 2 ½ to four years depending on your course schedule
Visit the Business part-time program page for details and contact information.
NOTE: Use the major BUSX when applying to the online, part-time program through ontariocolleges.ca.
Career opportunities may include management trainee/manager, sales/sales management, personnel officer/manager in addition to entrepreneurial opportunities. Employers include banks, finance, trust and insurance companies, computer firms, government ministries and agencies, producers of consumer and industrial products, wholesalers, retailers, private companies and non-profit organizations.
OSSD or equivalent with
- Grade 12 English (C or U)
- any Grade 111 or 12 Mathematics (C, M, or U)
Minimum of 60% in Grade 11 College or University level Mathematics (MBF3C or MCF3M)
Mature students, non-secondary school applicants (19 years or older), and home school applicants may also be considered for admission. Eligibility may be met by applicants who have taken equivalent courses, upgrading, completed their GED, and equivalency testing. For complete details refer to: www.georgiancollege.ca/admissions/policies-procedures/
Applicants who have taken courses from a recognized and accredited post-secondary institution and/or have relevant life/learning experience may also be considered for admission; refer to the Credit Transfer Centre website for details:
- ACCT 1000 - Financial Accounting Principles 1 (Semester 1 / 42 hours)
- BUSI 1001 - Introduction to Organizational Behaviour (Semester 1 / 42 hours)
- COMP 1003 - Microcomputer Applications (Semester 1 / 42 hours)
- MATH 1002 - Mathematics of Finance (Semester 1 / 42 hours)
- MKTG 1000 - Introduction to Marketing (Semester 1 / 42 hours)
- BUSI 2005 - Customer Service (Semester 2 / 42 hours)
- ECON 1000 - Microeconomics (Semester 2 / 42 hours)
- HURM 1000 - Human Resources Management Foundations (Semester 2 / 42 hours)
- MKTG 2033 - Professional Edge (Semester 2 / 42 hours)
- ACCT 1003 - Finance and Management Accounting (Semester 3 / 42 hours)
- ECON 2000 - Macroeconomics (Semester 3 / 42 hours)
- MGMT 2001 - Principles of Management (Semester 3 / 42 hours)
- MGMT 2012 - Introduction to Project Management (Semester 3 / 42 hours)
- STAT 2000 - Statistics 1 (Semester 3 / 42 hours)
- ENTR 2009 - Entrepreneurship and Small Business (Semester 4 / 42 hours)
- FNCE 2000 - Business Finance (Semester 4 / 42 hours)
- LAWS 2000 - Business Law (Semester 4 / 42 hours)
- MGMT 2000 - Production and Operations Management (Semester 4 / 42 hours)
- Program Option Course - Select 1 course from the available list during registration. Contact the program co-ordinator for further details. (Semester 4 / 42 hours)
- Select 1 course from the communications list during registration. (Semester 1)
- Select 1 course from the communications list during registration. (Semester 2)
General education courses
- Select 1 course from the general education list during registration. (Semester 2)
- Select 1 course from the general education list during registration. (Semester 3)
- Select 1 course from the general education list during registration. (Semester 4)