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Business Administration

Program Details

Program Year

2017-2018

Program Length

30 weeks

Program Description

Have you always dreamed of owning or managing your own business? Perhaps you want to work in an administrative role in accounting, marketing, or human resources? The Business Administration certificate program will open up many opportunities for careers in the world of business. This one-year program will help you develop the skills and knowledge needed to be successful in business. You will study microeconomics, marketing principles, computer applications, business plans, and proposals. You will gain bookkeeping and interpersonal communication skills. Graduates are prepared to enter the workforce or continue their education by transferring to Northern Lakes College's Human Resource Management Diploma Program.

This program is supported in a Windowsr environment and uses Microsoftr software and programs.

Fees (select to view):
https://www.northernlakescollege.ca/Fees/BusinessAdministrationCertificate2016-2017.pdf

Program Delivery

The program is a combination of NLC Live Online and NLC Anytime, Anywhere delivery. For Live Online courses there are regular weekly classes to attend online. Students use internet-based learning management systems to access their courses from a variety of locations.
This program is supported in a Windowsr environment and uses Microsoftr software and programs.
To learn more about Collaborate and to experience using it, check out this guide: https://www.northernlakescollege.ca/Documents/Collaborate-Guide-for-Students-at-NLC.pdf


To learn more about Moodle and to experience using it, check out this guide:
https://www.northernlakescollege.ca/Documents/Moodle-Guide-for-Students-at-NLC.pdf

Locations

To Be Determined

Academic Requirements

Fluency in English: Credit in English 0190 or English 30-1 or 60% in English 30-2.
Credit in Pure Math 30, Applied Math 30, Math 30-1, 30-2, or 60% in Math 30-3.
Equivalent English and Math courses will also be considered. Applicants without the academic requirements will be considered if they satisfactorily complete an ACCUPLACER assessment or have completed a General Educational Development diploma (GED) with a minimum of 570 in the math portion.

Other Requirements

N/A

Transferability

Refer to Alberta Council on Admissions and Transfer (ACAT).