About the Program
Build a solid foundation of the knowledge and skills needed for a career in Business Administration, including understanding how organizations work and how to assess and solve business problems. This program includes courses in all areas of business, ranging from interpersonal communication to business analytics.
• Earn a Canadian Diploma & Gain Work Experience in Canada.
• Enjoy a flexible work schedule with evening classes.
• Guaranteed job placement during co-op.
Business Administration Diploma with Co-op / 92 Weeks (40 weeks in class + 12 reading weeks + 40 weeks of co-op)
By the end of this program, students will be able to:
- Demonstrate effective communication skills in oral, written, and graphic formats that fulfill the purposes of business activities.
- Apply a systematic and research-based approach to critical thinking, problem-solving, and decision-making skills.
- Demonstrate strategies for ongoing personal and professional development to enhance work performance in the business field.
- Assess and use current concepts, systems, and technologies to support business functions and initiatives.
- Perform administrative and project-based tasks required in the workplace.
- Demonstrate leadership and management skills to assist in the planning, directing, and operating of an organization.
- Apply principles of sustainability, social responsibility, and ethics to support an organization’s initiatives.
Co-op Work Experience
During the co-op term, you will practice the Business Administration knowledge you have learned in class and gain Canadian work experience. Co-op is also an opportunity to develop professional contacts within the industry and enhance students’ résumés. Students are allowed to work full-time during the co-op component. Your work experience during the co-op term may include entry-level positions as:
- Sales Representatives – NOC 6552
- Sales Ambassadors – NOC 6552
- Retail Sales – NOC 6421
- Marketing Assistants – NOC 1411
- Office Administrators – NOC 1411
Working in Canada While You Study
Full-time students who qualify are permitted to work off-campus up to 20 hours per week during their study component.
- Educational Qualification: High School/Secondary School Diploma or higher education*.
- Interview: Successful interview with an International College team member.
- English Proficiency: English Advanced level 12 or IELTS Academic 5.0.