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A diploma refers to a document awarded to students who successfully complete preset coursework related to a particular topic, field or industry. Diplomas are often awarded by academic institutions after a degree program is completed.

The United States of America commonly called the United States, is a federal republic consisting of fifty states and a federal district. The 48 contiguous states and the federal district of Washington, D.C. are in first North America between Canada and Mexico. The state of Alaska is in northwestern North America, west of Canada and east of Russia across the Bering Strait, and the state of Hawaii is an archipelago in the mid-North Pacific. The country also has five populated and nine unpopulated territories in the Pacific and the Caribbean.

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Business Administration Diploma

Eton College Canada
Campus Full time 37 weeks August 2017 Canada Vancouver

Whether you want to work in retail, start your own small business or work for a company, you will need a wide range of skills to succeed. Students in the Business Administration program learn to find solutions to complex business problems, conduct negotiations and make business presentations with confidence. This program will help you develop your analytical and decision making skills through case studies and group interactions. All of the courses within this program will prepare you to not just to meet the business challenges but to excel in today’s ever-changing business environment. These courses will hone your business management skills as a business professional, an ability in demand by employers here and around the world. [+]

Course Studies in Business in North America 2017. Whether you want to work in retail, start your own small business or work for a company, you will need a wide range of skills to succeed. Students in the Business Administration program learn to find solutions to complex business problems, conduct negotiations and make business presentations with confidence. This program will help you develop your analytical and decision making skills through case studies and group interactions. All of the courses within this program will prepare you to not just to meet the business challenges but to excel in today’s ever-changing business environment. These courses will hone your business management skills as a business professional, an ability in demand by employers here and around the world. Admissions Policy: Eton College admits qualified students without discrimination with regard to race, colour, creed, national or ethnic origin, marital status, sexual preference, age, religion or physical disability. Applicants must meet program prerequisites and have sufficient financial support for his/her study in Canada. Procedure for Admission: All applicants wishing to enrol in an Eton College program of study must participate in the following comprehensive admissions procedure before they can be accepted into any of the programs of study: Interview (face-to-face, or by telephone) with an Admissions Officer to confirm suitability of program and discuss career and employment opportunities and challenges. An assessment of your motivation, needs and expectations will be conducted. Provide evidence of English Proficiency – see Admission Requirements below for details Meet with the Senior Educational Administrator to approve Admission Admission Requirements: Admission Requirements for Career and Academic Programs at Eton College: 1. General Admission Requirements: Completed BC Secondary school graduation (or equivalent in another school system) OR 19 years of age or older – must successfully complete Eton College Placement Assessment Medical insurance coverage Flight Attendant Preparation Program requires Flight Attendant Preparation Entrance Agreement 2. Demonstrate English Proficiency with one of the following: BC High School English 12 – minimum C (60-66%) BC High School Communications 12 – minimum C+ (67-72%) TOEFL PBT score 500, or CBT 173, or iBT 61 IELTS – minimum overall band test score 6 Note: 1. Eton College Placement Assessment will be required if candidate does not meet minimum English Proficiency requirements as above. 2. Applicants must meet all minimum admissions requirements to be considered for admission to Eton College; the minimum admissions requirements cannot be waived by Eton College or by the applicant under any circumstance. Admission Requirements for all programs except CO-OP, BEC, and Introduction to Tourism and Hospitality programs: [-]

Music Business Diploma

SAE Institute USA
Campus Full time 12 months May 2017 USA Chicago Nashville + 1 more

The Music Business Program (MBP) is an intensive course of study that prepares students for careers in the music business and entertainment industry. [+]

The Music Business Program (MBP) is an intensive course of study that prepares students for careers in the music business and entertainment industry. This course will help artists, producers, and performers understand how business partners with creativity. Classes explore the way projects are pitched, sold, copyrighted, produced, marketed, and delivered. Students will receive training in promotion, marketing, management, graphic and web design, video and audio production, and publishing. It will prepare students for a diverse variety of career possibilities, from working with established record, publishing, and production companies to branching out and creating their own production and record companies. Over the course of three semesters, this program covers: Semester 1: Introduction to Copyright and Music Publishing, Industry Perspectives, and Audio in Media Semester 2: The Record Business, Entertainment Media Distribution, and Video Production Semester 3: Business and Legal Foundations, Contemporary Entertainment Marketing, and Multimedia and Web Development QUALIFICATION Diploma in Music Business [-]

Honours Business Administration Diploma

triOS College
Campus Full time 52 - 60 weeks September 2017 Canada Mississauga

This program is designed to expose the student to the most relevant aspects of business management and administration, while providing all the tools required for a career in business. [+]

Course Studies in Business in North America 2017. This program is designed to expose the student to the most relevant aspects of business management and administration, while providing all the tools required for a career in business. The Honours Business Administration program covers the key areas of financial accounting, business application software, and in the implementation and operation of a computerized accounting system. You will learn how to apply management techniques, understand economic factors that drive business, read and prepare financial statements, develop a business plan, and much more. Students receive: Training on the latest software applications required by employers Real-world work experience including an 8 week Internship Free Microsoft Office Professional Plus, DreamSpark Standard and Office 8 CAREER OPPORTUNITIES The Honours Business Administration program will qualify graduates to pursue positions such as Office Manager, Marketing, Accounting and Payroll Administrator, Business Applications Specialist, Human Resources Assistant, and Executive Office Assistant. EMPLOYERS THAT HIRE TD Bank - Operations Hydro One Canada Revenue Agency Ontario Ministry of Health Sun Media Corporation Manulife and many more ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS High School Graduation Diploma or Mature Student Status (18 years of age and academic achievement assessment passed). In addition, an entrance assessment must be successfully passed. [-]

BABM (BA (Hons) in Business Management), University of Wolverhampton

Westford School of Management
Campus or Online Full time Part time 24 months Open Enrollment United Arab Emirates Sharjah United Arab Emirates Online Qatar Qatar Online Saudi Arabia Riyadh Jeddah Doha AL Ain Ras Al Khaimah Dubai Abu Dhabi Oman Oman Online Saudi Arabia Online Nigeria Nigeria Online Fujairah Singapore Singapore Online + 20 more

* BABM awarded by University of Wolverhampton * Dual Certification * International Study Tour * HND from PEARSON, UK * Part Time study option * Online option [+]

Higher National Diploma (HND) In Business (PEARSON) leading to top-up to BA Hons in Business Management from University of Wolverhampton Bachelor courses in Dubai Awarded by the second most employable University in UK This course is designed for students wishing to embark on a professional career in business and management. It will help you develop analysis and evaluation skills which can be applied to real-world situations. You will develop your knowledge and understanding of the various functional areas of business, including management, marketing, human resources, finance and operations management within a global context. You will also be equipped with the skills required to be successful in business, such as entrepreneurship, digital literacy, collaborative working and communication skills. HND Business is a widely-recognised and highly-valued business qualification, developing a range of skills that are necessary to pursue a career in business and providing a solid platform for further study in the subject area. In addition to developing a set of key skills valued by employers, the course includes the key business areas of marketing, human resource management, and finance, as well as the operational and planning associated with business decision making. A distinctive feature of the course is that it provides an international focus. Within this international context, students develop their abilities as business practitioners through a range of work-related learning and assessment opportunities. Successful students have the opportunity to distinguish themselves in the labour market, by offering potential employers a highly relevant skill set and contemporary knowledge base. Students wishing to pursue further study, will be able to access either the BA Business Management Teaching and learning activities are designed to develop student's knowledge, understanding and skills for success in a variety of administrative and management positions in business. The lessons are practical and interactive, focusing on how business theory applies in the contemporary workplace. A continuous assessment process by assignment is used, typically two per module. The type of assignment will vary - to include a mix of formal report, group or individual presentations, display, or timed test. However there will be no closed book examinations. About Edexcel Edexcel is an awarding body from UK approved by the UK government academic regulatory bodies and the qualification issued by them falls under QCF (qualification credit framework) and it is internationally recognized. Edexcel was formed in 1996 by the merger of the Business & Technology Education Council (BTEC), the country's leading provider of vocational qualifications, and the University of London Examinations & Assessment Council (ULEAC), one of the major exam boards for GCSEs and A levels. The history of these separate bodies can be traced back to 1836 when a royal charter gave the University of London limited functions of conducting exams and conferring degrees. The University introduced school exams in 1905. Edexcel is part of Pearson, the world's largest education business and the owner of the FT and Penguin. Edexcel is the UK's largest awarding body offering academic and vocational qualifications and testing to schools, colleges, employers and other places of learning in the UK and internationally. Key Facts Qualification: Higher National Diploma in Business (Management) Duration: 18 months Morning/Evening/Online batches Delivery Format: Semester format Intake: Rolling Intake Onsite Campus: UAE Online: Offered Part time: Offered Entry Requirements The standard entry requirements are as follows: An A Level pass or equivalent Applicants whose educational qualifications do not meet the standard entry requirements but have at least 2 years full-time work experience will be considered on an individual basis. Program Structure Mandatory core units – All eight units must be taken 1. Business Environment (Unit level: 4, 15 Unit credit) 2. Managing Financial Resources and Decisions (Unit level: 4, 15 Unit credit) 3. Organizations and Behavior (Unit level: 4, 15 Unit credit) 4. Marketing Principles (Unit level: 4, 15 Unit credit) 5. Aspects of Contract and Negligence for Business (Unit level: 4, 15 Unit credit) 6. Business Decision Making (Unit level: 5, 15 Unit credit) 7. Business Strategy (Unit level: 5, 15 Unit credit) 8. Research Project (Unit level: 5, 20 Unit credit) 9. Personal and Professional Development (Unit level: 5, 15 Unit credit) 10. Working with and Leading People (Unit level: 5, 15 Unit credit) 11. Quality Management in Business (Unit level: 5, 15 Unit credit) 12. Small Business Enterprise (Unit level: 5, 15 Unit credit) 13. Operations Management in Business (Unit level: 5, 15 Unit credit) 14. Contemporary Issues in Marketing Management (Unit level: 5, 15 Unit credit) 15. Project Management for Business (Unit level: 5, 15 Unit credit) 16. Employability Skills (Unit level: 5, 15 Unit credit) [-]

Diploma in Business - Accounting

Sault College
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Canada Sault Sainte Marie

The focus of the Business - Accounting program is to prepare you for the important role of a successful and in-demand operational management accountant. The Sault College Accounting program is part of the well-established School of Business and provides in-depth application of traditional and computerized accounting concepts that are continually called upon in any industry or organization. [+]

Course Studies in Business in North America 2017. Program Overview The focus of the Business - Accounting program is to prepare you for the important role of a successful and in-demand operational management accountant. The Sault College Accounting program is part of the well-established School of Business and provides in-depth application of traditional and computerized accounting concepts that are continually called upon in any industry or organization. Well-respected faculty with both accounting designations and years of experience in the accounting profession, deliver engaging lectures that have been highly rated by students and graduates of the program, sharing the knowledge you need to learn in ways that make sense to you. The program is continually changing to be responsive to industry needs and to meet the demands of the students seeking career opportunities and advancement in a business environment, while adhering to the well-regarded Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities standards for Accounting. If you graduate from our 2-year Business - Accounting diploma program, you can seek to pursue further study at local Universities including Algoma University and Lake Superior State University (Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan). If you are a Canadian citizen or permanent resident and currently unemployed, you may qualify for second career funding for this program! To learn more about your options and how to get started, contact us at studentrecruitment@saultcollege.ca. Program of Study Semester 1 ACC107 - 4 Applied Accounting BUS100 - 4 Introduction to Business BUS140 - 3 Business Computer Applications CMM115 - 3 Communications I MKT101 - 3 Introduction to Marketing MTH114 - 4 Mathematics of Finance GEN100 - 3 Global Citizenship Semester 2 ACC108 - 6 Accounting Principles I ACC116 - 4 Computerized Accounting Applications BUS127 - 3 Business Law CMM215 - 3 Business Communication ECN203 - 3 Microeconomics BUS103 - 4 Organizational Behaviour GAS103 - 3 What in the World is Going On? Student Selected General Education* GAS109 - 3 Music and Pop Culture Student Selected General Education* GAS116 - 3 Your Two Cents Student Selected General Education* GEN110 - 3 Student Selected General Education Student Selected General Education* HDG122 - 3 Personal and Academic Success Strategies Student Selected General Education* SSC102 - 3 Introduction to Aboriginal Peoples of Canada Student Selected General Education* Note: *Students must choose one of the identified Student Selected General Education Courses Semester 3 ACC220 - 4 Spreadsheet Management ACC221 - 5 Accounting Principles II ACC222 - 5 Managerial Accounting I BUS216 - 3 Small Business Entrepreneurship ECN104 - 3 Macroeconomics Semester 4 ACC231 - 4 Taxation ACC232 - 5 Accounting Principles III ACC233 - 4 Managerial Accounting II ACC234 - 2 Accounting Simulations BUS250 - 3 Business Ethics Where You'll Work Graduates of the Accounting program will be equipped for the role in operational management accounting. The graduate will be in the position to pursue further qualifications in the Accounting and Business environment. We have working agreements with several of the professional business and accounting organizations which allow students to transfer their diplomas towards credits in the professonal certification. Another opportunity is to continue their academics through university to gain a degree in business. This will allow them to pursue a professional accounting designation. Recent graduates employed in:• Lottery and Gaming Corporation• Chartered Accounting firms• Canada Custom Revenue Agency• Banking• Government Agencies• Small and Medium Business What You'll Need Ontario Secondary School diploma with Grade 12 English (C) ENG4C and Grade 11 Foundations for College Math (C) MBF3C or mature student status. Educational Paths Graduates of the Business, Business Management or Business – Accounting programs may seek to pursue further study at local universities including Algoma University and Lake Superior State University (Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan) to obtain a Bachelor’s Degree in Business or Accounting. Please contact Algoma University or Lake Superior State University for more information on transfer and entrance requirements for each post-secondary institution. For opportunities for further study at other Canadian post-secondary institutions, please contact the College or University of your choice. [-]

Commerce, Management and Business Administration

Medicine Hat College
Campus Full time September 2017 Canada Medicine Hat Brooks

Whether you want to finish a business degree on campus, or begin your studies here and transfer to another institution, MHC has what you need. [+]

Whether you want to finish a business degree on campus, or begin your studies here and transfer to another institution, MHC has what you need. Success in business rests on a strong foundation of basic business concepts in areas such as accounting, financial services, marketing, human resources, and more. If you are planning to pursue a degree in Commerce, Business Administration, or Management, Medicine Hat College offers several options for university transfer, as well as degree completion opportunities right here on our campus. Degree Completion Through a partnership with Athabasca University, you are able to stay at Medicine Hat College and complete a bachelor's degree from Athabasca University (Bachelor of Commerce , Bachelor of General Studies, or Bachelor of Management ). Completion of MHC’s Business Administration diploma provides a solid foundation and qualifies you to apply to the Bachelor of Commerce or Bachelor of Management degrees offered on campus by AU. If you are interested in pursuing a career in accounting, a substantial amount of Athabasca University’s Bachelor of General Studies course credit can be used toward a professional accounting designation. Required Certified General Accountant (CGA) courses are available through Athabasca University at Medicine Hat College, or via distance learning. University Transfer Starting your degree at MHC is also an option, as Medicine Hat College has transfer agreements in place with several institutions. You can take up to two years of a bachelor's degree at Medicine Hat College and then transfer to one of several universities including: University of Alberta, School of Business; University of Calgary, Haskayne School of Business; University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Management; Montana State University; Mount Royal University; University of Regina, Faculty of Business Administration; or University of Saskatchewan, Edwards School of Business. Admission to these programs is competitive, and we recommend that you meet with an academic advisor from Medicine Hat College and from the university you plan to attend regarding admission requirements and course selections. Navigating a transfer can be very complex, and course selection is very important to ensure you meet the admission requirements of the institution you wish to apply to. For more information on transfer agreements in Alberta, visit www.transferalberta.ca. Career Opportunities Depending on the chosen major, graduates of a Commerce, Business Administration or Management degree program may find work in a variety of fields: Accounting Technician Accounts Payable or Accounts Receivable Clerk CGA or CMA Trainee Bookkeeper Credit Officer Customer Service Representative Loans Officer Accounts Manager Trainee Personal Financial Services Officer Management Trainee in Financial Institutions, Retail, Wholesale or the Hospitality Industries Project Coordinator Health Services Administrator Operations Manager Office Manager Entry Level Position in Human Resource Management such as Recruiter, Trainer, or Personal Assistant Promotions Coordinator Public Relations Assistant Event Marketing Representative Events Coordinator Merchandiser/Buyer Fundraising for Not-For-Profit Agencies Marketing Researcher Marketing Research Analyst Admission Requirements High School (Alberta High School Courses or equivalents with a minimum 60% average in the required courses) ELA 30-1 Math 30-1 Two additional 30-level academic subjects One Grade 12 5-credit subject (excluding Special Projects) Mature Student (21 years of age) The following are minimum admission requirements. Please see an advisor for additional course-specific pre-requisites. ELA 30-1 Math 30-1 [-]

Fashion Business and Management

Centennial College
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Canada Toronto

In just two years Centennial's Fashion Business and Management program will help you develop the skills and knowledge necessary to become a future business leader in the fashion industry. You will be given an opportunity to participate in a topical seminar each semester that addresses innovative industry practices and through practical exercises you will develop a comprehensive understanding of business management practices specific to the fashion industry. [+]

Course Studies in Business in North America 2017. Level: Diploma (2 years, 4 semesters) In just two years Centennial's Fashion Business and Management program will help you develop the skills and knowledge necessary to become a future business leader in the fashion industry. You will be given an opportunity to participate in a topical seminar each semester that addresses innovative industry practices and through practical exercises you will develop a comprehensive understanding of business management practices specific to the fashion industry. The field placement you will have in your final semester will provide you with practical experience and invaluable networking opportunities.
 The program examines subjects including: The evolution of fashion and design movements and their relationship to designers, producers and retailers Ethical, sustainable and innovative practices for leadership in a global fashion industry Current design trends and technologies to predict sales dynamic for fashion products and services Marketing strategies and contemporary consumer psychology concepts Creative concepts for fashion products and services Business management fundamentals Through practical exercises you will develop a comprehensive understanding of business management practices specific to the fashion industry which you may put to practice in a field placement during the final semester. Program Highlights Realize your creative potential through practical exercises in class and within a campus retail setting Learn how to apply the principles of effective management, organization, and employee and labour relations to the successful operation of a fashion business Acquire marketing, promotion and customer service skills Examine all facets of the fashion industry, including accounting fundamentals like budgeting, costing, sourcing, and working with manufacturers for garment production Small class environments allow you to connect with knowledgeable and industry-experienced faculty Participate in a topical seminar each semester that addresses innovative industry practices The final semester field placement provides practical experience and invaluable networking opportunities Career Outlook Retail Manager Buyer Product research and design Brand Manager Stylist Production coordinator Business owner/operator Further Education Qualified graduates may be eligible to participate in degree completion programs with select universities, institutes and professional associations. These partnerships will allow you to apply credits earned at Centennial College towards further study. Areas of Employment Product development Marketing, branding, and promotion Trend forecasting Domestic and international sourcing Retail Management and merchandising Entrepreneurship Academic Requirements English Grade 12 C or U, or equivalent or take the Centennial College English Skills Assessment for Admission Note: For applicants who are currently attending high school in Ontario, your midterm and final grades will be transmitted automatically to the college. [-]

Diploma in Business Management

LaSalle College Montreal
Campus Full time September 2017 Canada Montreal

In light of continuously -growing service societies and commerce in general, there is a demand for a specialized labour force in commercial management. [+]

Diploma in Business Management

In light of continuously -growing service societies and commerce in general, there is a demand for a specialized labour force in commercial management.

The Business Management program (DEC) spans 3 years and trains technicians to master all areas of commercial management and sales force for a commercial establishment or business.

 

Employment prospects

Graduates will be able to put their knowledge to work in such situations as:

    Sales force personnel management     Business and sales representation     Management of a retail business or other company     Personnel recruitment and hiring     Purchase and stock management     Client and after-sales management     Management of marketing and product launches     Supervision of communications and advertising     Business research, poll creation and analysis ... [-]

Diploma in Business Internship

CDI College
Campus Full time September 2017 Canada Toronto Ajax

Students get comprehensive business training and relevant field experience in the Business Internship program at CDI College. Areas of study include communication, ethics, marketing [+]

Course Studies in Business in North America 2017. Students get comprehensive business training and relevant field experience in the Business Internship program at CDI College. Areas of study include communication, ethics, marketing, economics, accounting and more. Students also learn standard industry software for word processing, spreadsheets, presentations, accounting and more. This two-year program is ideal for students with little to no business experience or for international students who wish to learn more about Canadian business practices. The unpaid internship will allow students to explore a career field such as finance, management, sales or marketing. [-]

Business Administration / E-Commerce Management Diploma Program

Reeves College
Campus Full time 43 weeks Canada

Our Business Administration / E-Commerce Management Diploma Program equips students with the tools necessary to meet the demands of business administrators working in the current job market. [+]

In today’s competitive business world, individuals need to possess up-to-date computer, customer service, marketing, and management skills. Our Business Administration / E-Commerce Management Diploma Program equips students with the tools necessary to meet the demands of business administrators working in the current job market.

 

 

Program Objectives

 

The aim of this program is to provide students with a combination of computer and office administration skills and a practical foundation in office procedures, communications, marketing and e-commerce. Students are equipped to enter the employment market upon graduation after a practicum that givesthem on-the-job experience.... [-]


Diploma in Business Administration Management w/ Co-op

Sprott Shaw College
Campus Full time 94 weeks Open Enrollment Canada One Hundred Mile House Abbotsford Vancouver Kamloops Kelowna Maple Ridge Nanaimo New Westminster Osoyoos Penticton Port Coquitlam Richmond British Columbia Surrey Victoria + 14 more

The Sprott Shaw College Business Administration Management diploma program provides a foundational understanding of business operations which equips graduates to manage activities in a wide variety of industries. Many graduates find opportunities [+]

Course Studies in Business in North America 2017. The Sprott Shaw College Business Administration Management diploma program provides a foundational understanding of business operations which equips graduates to manage activities in a wide variety of industries. Many graduates find opportunities directing small and medium sized businesses or providing departmental support in larger organizations. Business Administration Management graduates are able to: - Develop strategic business plans - Manage various digital marketing channels such as social media - Develop and manage project plans - Devise and execute effective negotiation strategies and sales presentations - Perform accounting activities and analyse financial statements - Evaluate return on investment for business operations or marketing activities - Use SEO and web analytics to improve profitability - Productively use MS Office including Word, Excel and Access - Communicate effectively using various communication channels People planning to work in this competitive field require strong interpersonal, communication and organizational skills. Those who have developed skills in these areas will be better prepared to compete for jobs. With additional experience or training, progression to management positions is possible. Career Opportunities - Business Manager - Marketing Assistant - Digital MKTG Coordinator - Account Manager - Entrepreneur - Project Manager - Business Devel. Officer - Accounting Assistant Minimum Entrance Requirements Grade 12 / GED or mature student status. Applicants must successfully complete the admissions interview and entrance assessment. Note: English level assessment will be required for International students. [-]

Business Management - General Business (Diploma)

Douglas College
Campus Full time Part time 4 semesters September 2017 Canada New Westminster Vancouver + 2 more

In the General Business option of the Business Management Diploma Program, students develop fundamental business skills in their first year. In the second year of the program, students focus on a field of interest and can select courses in Accounting, Business, Computer Information Systems, Economics, Finance, Marketing and other areas. [+]

A successful BUSINESS MANAGER requires a well-rounded set of skills to guide businesses and organizations of all sizes towards their strategic goals. The Business Management Department has a comprehensive set of courses to help you build the skills sets you need for careers in business management, human resources, operations management, entrepreneurship and small business management. Core Courses All the certificates and diplomas in the Business Management department are built around a set of core courses that introduce you to the major areas that make up a comprehensive business education. These areas include: Management, Marketing, Accounting, Economics, Computer Science, Law, Mathematics, Communications and Business Ethics. By starting with these core courses you can determine the areas of most interest and relevance to you and then choose a program specialized in the area most suited to your needs and personal career plan. Skill Sets In today’s business environment a business manager requires a solid grasp of the concepts and technical skills learned in Accounting, Mathematics, Law, Human Resources, Ethics, Operations and Marketing courses. A business education also requires the development of a comprehensive set of skills including: Writing, Oral Presentations, Decision Making, Case Problem Analysis, Mathematics and Quantitative skills, Teamwork, and effective Interpersonal Skills. Most business management classes include cases studies emphasizing the application of concepts and technical skills in the analysis of actual business situations and the development of realistic solutions to real-world problems. Instructors Business management instructors are as diverse as your interests, with varied backgrounds in general business, financial services, retail, manufacturing, operations and commercial law. They have many years first-hand experience in the business sector and make their classes relevant to the real world of work. Program Overview In the General Business option of the Business Management Diploma Program, students develop fundamental business skills in their first year. In the second year of the program, students focus on a field of interest and can select courses in Accounting, Business, Computer Information Systems, Economics, Finance, Marketing and other areas. Curriculum Framework Semester I ACCT 1110 Principles of Accounting I BUSN 1210 Management Essentials FINC 1231 Commercial and Financial Math CSIS 1190 Excel for Business (or CSIS 1110 completed by Dec 2014) CMNS 1111 or CMNS 1115 or any ENGL 1100-level and above Semester II ACCT 1210 Principles of Accounting II ECON 1150 or ECON 1250 or ECON 1101 Principles of Microeconomics or Principles of Macroeconomics or The Canadian Economy MARK 1120 Introductory Marketing Semesters III and IV An additional twenty-seven (27) credits (nine (9) courses) in the Faculty of Commerce and Business Administration (from ACCT, BUSN, CSIS, COBA, ECON, FINC or MARK courses) Nine (9) additional college-level credits (three (3) courses) from any area Note: ECON 1150 and ECON 1250 are requirements for the BBA degrees. Admission Requirements Note: English 12 with a grade of "B" and Principles of Math 11 or Foundations of Math 11 with a grade of "B"or equivalent are prerequisites for some required courses offered in the Faculty of Commerce and Business Administration. Therefore, it is strongly recommended that you check each individual course prerequisite and ensure that you have completed the English and Math requirement prior to registration. Career Transfer Pathways The two options, General Business and Business Administration, allow students to prepare for almost any area in the world of business, including transfer to a university, starting a business, managing a business, accounting, computer systems, marketing, sales and international business. University Transfer Two-year block transfers have been arranged with the Open University (Bachelor of Administrative Studies) and the University of Lethbridge (Post-Diploma Bachelor of Management). Certain conditions apply and students are encouraged to contact the Faculty of Commerce and Business Administration for details. Transfer credit has also been arranged with Simon Fraser University, the University of Victoria, the University of Northern British Columbia and the University of the Fraser Valley. [-]

Diploma Business Information Systems

Saskatchewan Polytechnic
Campus Full time 64 weeks September 2017 Canada Moose Jaw

Information technology, business software, mobile platforms—information systems are reinventing the way we do business. Computer-savvy people with programming and development skills are in demand in the business world. When your skill set includes training in business solution development, you’re a hot commodity. [+]

Course Studies in Business in North America 2017. Information technology, business software, mobile platforms—information systems are reinventing the way we do business. Computer-savvy people with programming and development skills are in demand in the business world. When your skill set includes training in business solution development, you’re a hot commodity. Business Information Systems (BIS) is a two-year diploma program offered full-time at Saskatchewan Polytechnic, Moose Jaw Campus. It includes four academic semesters and a mandatory six-month paid co-operative education work term. The Business Information Systems program starts with a solid foundation in business basics with a focus on information technology functions and learning how to use them to develop meaningful business solutions. This includes training in: Software development languages (Visual Studio.NET, Java, COBOL); Computer hardware, networking and operating systems (Windows, Unix and Linux); Data gathering, modeling and database management systems (Oracle, SQL Server 2000); Retrieval techniques of databases and programming languages (SQL, PLSQL, ADO.NET, JDBC); and Target platforms, including Windows application development, networked software development, web application development (XHTML, JavaScript, ASP, Java). You’ll use cutting edge technology in servers, programming and mobile apps. You’ll have opportunities to develop or enhance actual production applications, and build hands-on skills in systems analysis, design methodologies and project management. Diploma to Degree Graduates can apply to transfer into degree programs at the University of Regina's Paul Hill School of Business, the University of Regina's Computer Science department, the University of Lethbridge and Athabasca University. Every year, Business Information Systems hosts the popular Plan, Program, Play computer game programming workshop camp on campus in Moose Jaw and Regina. Your Career You’re job-ready at graduation. You could work as a software developer, systems analyst, programmer analyst, web/mobile app developer or help desk support. As you gain experience, explore opportunities in IT management or build specialized skills in database administration, advanced web development, project and network management. You could also build a name for yourself as a private consultant or independent contractor. Potential Careers Business Analyst $45,800 - $75,100 Software Developer $42,000 - $86,900 Web Developer $21,300 - $68,900 Admission Requirements Grade 12 with any 30-level mathematics course or with ICTC FIT (Information and Communication Technology Council Focus on IT) certificate English Language Requirement Special Admission Applicants who do not possess the academic qualifications for a program may be admitted if evidence of probable success can be established through a special admission assessment. Interested individuals should still apply. Applicants are automatically considered for special admission. However, some specific admission requirements may still need to be met. Refer to the ACCUPLACER© cut scores for this program below, and review additional details concerning Special Admission. ACCUPLACER© 80 Arithmetic 75 Elementary Algebra 70 Reading 70 Sentence Admission Method First Qualified/First Admitted The First Qualified/First Admitted (FQFA) process is used for the majority of Saskatchewan Polytechnic programs. When we determine that you meet the program's admission requirements, you will be offered admission based on the date you fully qualify for the program. The earlier you provide the appropriate documents and information that qualify you for admission to the next intake, the earlier you might begin your studies. Your application, once qualified, is always considered for the next intake. Applicants to programs with multiple intakes in an academic year remain in the application pool until the last intake for that academic year has begun. Programs using the FQFA process receive applications year round and maintain an application pool for each academic year. Qualified applicants who are not offered a seat must reapply for the next academic year. Sponsored programs or programs targeted to specific groups do not accept applications year round or maintain an application pool. [-]

Business Management & Co-op Diploma

Canadian College
Campus Full time 6 semesters September 2017 Canada Vancouver

This program is designed for students looking for a business career in Canada. The coursework lays an excellent foundation for further studies, and the nine months (720 hours) Co-op provides valuable business work experience as well as contributes to immigration points. [+]

This program is designed for students looking for a business career in Canada. The coursework lays an excellent foundation for further studies, and the nine months (720 hours) Co-op provides valuable business work experience as well as contributes to immigration points. Details 78 Weeks (1440 Hours, 18 Months) Students who complete the Business Management Diploma Co-op will receive: Canadian College Business Management Diploma Co-op 9 months work experience Co-op Training The BMD Co-op is an integral component of the Business Management Diploma program as it provides students with essential real-world work experience in a Canadian English speaking business environment. The Co-op is designed to provide the students with three semesters (720 hours) of Co-op/Work. The Business Management Diploma program with Co-op schedule is designed to provide the students with two semesters (480 hours) of solid studies in their initial entry to the college. These first two semesters will effectively arm them with soft skill tools necessary for a quality three semesters (720 hours) Co-op with a Canadian organization. Completing the entire three semesters Co-op (720 hours) will allow the students to return to the college for the final semester (240 hours) of study. This will prepare the students to graduate, receive their diplomas and return to their home countries armed with the necessary tools and training they need for their future careers. As students return to their home country, the combination of a Western Canadian Diploma and Co-op is not only a competitive advantage but also allows students the opportunity to understand and experience the cultural and business nuances that can only be gained from a prolonged hands-on experience. This program was designed to provide students with effective management working skills that is necessary for the 21st-century workplace. Admission Requirements High School Diploma, High School Completion Certificate, or equivalent. iBT 70, IELTS 5.5, CCEL 125 pass or 70 on the Canadian College online assessment. Note: Students who do not meet any of the above requirements can improve their English Proficiency at CCEL before applying to Canadian College. Course Descriptions CC 100 - Business Math This is a fundamental course in Business Mathematics. Topics covered include: Mathematics of Merchandising, Simple Interest, Compound Interest, Annuities, Loan Amortization, and Cost-Volume-Profit Analysis. This course is designed to encourage students to develop mathematical skills and abilities by applying them to common business situations. Regardless of his or her prior math experiences, this course will enhance the learner's ability to use mathematics to solve problems and make sound decisions from both a career and personal perspective. CC 101 - Accounting 1 This course introduces financial accounting concepts. Students learn the double-entry accounting system, including the preparation of financial statements, closing entries, internal controls for cash and payroll accounting. CC 102 - Accounting 2 This course is a continuation of Accounting 1 and offers further insight into the field of accounting and how it serves the needs of the business community. We take an in-depth look at some specific items on the balance sheet, accounts receivable, inventory, capital assets, and current liabilities as well as the use of special journals, subsidiary ledgers, and end with an introduction to corporations. Applications of the principles learned will be applied to the preparation of financial statements, and in-depth problems, which emphasize the importance of accounting in decision making. CC 105 - Business Enterprise Students learn the challenges of starting a new business. Topics include strategic approaches to small business, small business startups, funding sources, market feasibility, buying a small business and franchising. Students begin to develop skills in financial management, market management, operations, human resources management and general small business management. Preparation of a business plan is a key experiential exercise. CC 106 - Business Simulation Entrepreneur is a dynamic business simulation covering entrepreneurship, ownership, retailing and the ethical and moral dimensions of management choices. Unlike most classroom exercises, a simulation provides an opportunity for the continuous practice of managing a business organization. CC 120 - Economics This introductory course emphasizes macroeconomics. Topics include economic principles such as opportunity cost; the law of diminishing returns; market price setting; price elasticity; and government price controls. Students also learn about unemployment, inflation, gross domestic product, money, banking and stabilization policies. CC 130 - Operations Management 1 This course introduces the learner to the operations management profession. An operations manager is concerned with the planning, decision-making and actions required to produce and deliver the organization’s goods and/or services, as opposed to marketing its products, managing its human resources or accounting for its finances. Operations managers work in virtually all enterprises – manufacturing, service, government, for-profit and not-for-profit. Operations managers work in many parts of the organization, including Purchasing and Supply Chain, Inventory Management, Quality Management, Scheduling, Transportation and Logistics, and Front-line Supervision to name a few. CC 131 - Operations Management 2 This second-level course continues the student’s introduction to the operations management profession and the wide variety of career paths that operations managers can pursue. Participants will continue to develop their awareness of the varied and complex roles that operations managers play in all enterprises – manufacturing, service, government, for-profit and not-for-profit. This course focuses on the analysis and decision-making that operations managers engage in as they strive for efficient, competitive production and delivery of the enterprise’s goods or services. Areas of study include process strategy, capacity planning, design of efficient facilities, and the various levels of planning needed to ensure that an organization can produce and deliver goods and services according to customer demands. CC 139 - 21st Century Communication Advances in technology are reshaping interpersonal communications, as well as how we mass communicate, advertise, organize and strategize in business. The knowledge that students are increasingly expected to demonstrate is transforming. 21st century skills include: information and communication technology (ICT) literacy, the ability to think and problem-solve, interpersonal and self-directional skills, global awareness, and financial, economic, business, and civic literacy. On demand video lessons will be available each week for students to view along with weekly small assignments and three major assignments through the course. CC 140 - Communications This introductory communications course emphasizes the development of reading, writing, listening and speaking business communication skills at a college level. Students write for various purposes and audiences and deliver short presentations to small groups. Students research, analyze, summarize and document information. Students self and peer evaluate written documents and oral presentations. Through reading, media response and discussion exercises, students improve their communication skills. Communicating in diverse teams and across cultures is emphasized. CC 141 - Marketing 1 Designed to provide the student with an overview of the marketing concept and how it can be applied to any type of organization or service. Students also learn how key marketing concepts, principles, and theories can help marketers make effective decisions. Specifically the knowledge and understanding which are needed to assess product, price, promotion and distribution options, and to make marketing mix recommendations for specific target markets. CC 142 - Marketing 2 This course focuses on the marketing mix, a collection of variables that marketers control and manipulate in changing market conditions. Once marketing objectives have been developed, companies must decide on specific pricing, products/services, distribution, and marketing communication strategies. Students study each of these four marketing mix variables in depth and in the context of a marketing plan. CC 150 - Business Computers 1 This course is the first part of an introduction to the computer skills required in business today. It provides the student with an introduction to computer file management and Microsoft Word. CC 151 - Business Computers 2 This course will introduce and further develop Microsoft Excel skills that the student will need use in subsequent semesters and in the business world. Upon completion of the course, students will be able to prepare tables and graphs, use input fields, understand and be able to use Microsoft Excel insert functions and specialized functions. These functions include goal seeking, solver and data analysis. CC 230 - Human Resource Management 1 This course deals mainly with the factors that affect the overall workplace atmosphere. Topics include the strategic importance of human resources management, demographic challenges, job analysis and design, human resources planning, recruitment and selection, training and orientation, government and legal challenges, and problem-solving techniques. CC 231 - Human Resource Management 2 This advanced course gives students an appreciation of the technical aspects of human resources. Topics include performance appraisal, compensation management, financial incentives, employee benefits and services, employee relations practices, the union/management framework, and health and safety. Students who successfully complete this course and HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT I (HRM 1200) with an average B standing receive a full credit toward the Human Resources Administration course from the Human Resources Professionals Association of Ontario. [-]

International Trade Diploma Program

Vancouver Career College
Campus Full time 32 weeks Canada

NAFTA, APEC & the new WTO agreements are revolutionizing international trade and creating millions of new import and export trade opportunities. [+]

NAFTA, APEC & the new WTO agreements are revolutionizing international trade and creating millions of new import and export trade opportunities. Responsive to standards and demands of industry for training in this field, Vancouver Career College has partnered with FITT (Forum for International Trade Training), Canada’s national professional organization, to deliver the FITT skills program. The FITT skills program focuses on the practical aspects of international business, including logistics, nation-by-nation marketing opportunities, trade finance, market entry strategies and international management techniques.

 

 

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All FITT skills courses meet the international standards of international business and trade training and are accredited by the International Association of Trade Training (IATTO), an association recognized in 26 countries worldwide. The FITT Diploma fulfills the educational requirements of the prestigious professional designation, the Certified International Trade Professional (CITP) The CITP is the only professional designation for international trade in Canada and it identifies the designee as a qualified professional able to meet the challenges of today’s global marketplace.... [-]