Applications now open for classes starting September 2022!
Turn your dreams into reality and prepare for the highly competitive world of business through an office or business program at Northern Lakes College. We engage and collaborate directly with employers to determine exactly what students need to learn to be successful and tailor curriculum accordingly.
How do our students in Business & Administrative Studies graduate with a practical and relevant education portfolio? It’s the passionate faculty at NLC, curriculum that meets industry demand, and our students’ drive and entrepreneurial spirit. With all of this combined, we have powerful graduates ready for success!
Business Administration September - June
Computer Network Specialist September - June
Human Resource Management September - June
Office Administration September - June
Portage College Business Administration Diploma – Accounting August - April
Portage College Business Administration Diploma – Management August - April
Delivery Methods Explained+
Face-to-Face: Courses where the instructor and the students are interacting at the same time, at the same physical location.
NLC LIVE Online™: Scheduled classes online, where students log in to a program (Blackboard Collaborate™) with instructors and peers on the same day, at the same time.
NLC Anytime, Anywhere: Courses where you do not have scheduled classes, but where you log in to a program online (Moodle) at any time and do your work.
Blended: Courses where you have a combination of face-to-face and online (NLC Anytime, Anywhere and/or NLC LIVE Online™).
Dual Credit: Students in high school can experience College programs while earning post-secondary credits.
Student / Employer Work Integrated Learning (WIL) Opportunity+
The Alberta Chambers of Commerce (ACC) Business Apprenticeship Program (BAP) is a Work Integrated Learning (WIL) opportunity for post-secondary students and employers. Learn more.