Business Administration, Postgraduate Certificate

Business Administration, Postgraduate Certificate

  • Application Deadline
  • 8 months
    Duration

About

Advance your career by studying the fundamentals of business.

The Post-Graduate Certificate in Business Administration Business Administration offered by York University School of Continuing Studies York University School of Continuing Studies will teach you how to make strategic marketing decisions, effectively manage projects, and increase productivity. You will also study current economic, social, and environmental business trends. Designed in consultation with senior industry executives, thought leaders, and prominent York University academics, the Certificate will equip you with relevant and in-demand knowledge and all course content will be immediately applicable to your current (or future) role.

Today’s business leaders require even more than foundational business knowledge. For example, many top employers believe that emotional intelligence, critical thinking, and communication are equally important skills to have. Professionals who master these key competencies routinely receive the best job offers and promotions throughout their careers.

Our Post-Graduate Certificate in Business Administration will deepen your understanding of interconnected business functions while simultaneously sharpening your critical thinking, communication, and management skills. The program culminates with a unique final capstone course where you will apply your knowledge to real-world business challenges. There is extra support available to international students to excel in this certificate program.

Career opportunities

Graduates of this program will be uniquely positioned to thrive in vibrant multi-cultural workplaces. Develop a rich professional network of local students, international peers, and Canadian instructors with significant industry experience. You’ll graduate work-ready and promotable.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Introduction To Business
  • Exploring The Functions Of Business
  • Business Communications
  • Accounting – Analysis & The Use Of Financial Information
  • Marketing Fundamentals
  • Human Resources Management
  • Introduction To Project Management
  • Applied Capstone Course

          Detailed Programme Facts

          English Language Requirements

          You only need to take one of these language tests:

          • Minimum required score:

            79

            The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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          • Minimum required score:

            550

            The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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          • Minimum required score:

            6

            The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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          Academic Requirements

          To be admitted to the all full-time CPE Certificate Programs (Human Resources, Accounting, Advanced Accounting, Business Administration), applicants must have:

          • minimum of a baccalaureate degree with a minimum of a 60% average (C)
          • official transcripts (International students: please provide original English translated copy of University degree and transcripts.)
          • completed online application form
          • proof of language proficiency (international students only)
          There is an application fee of $79 payable upon submission of your application. Applicants will be notified directly if additional information or documentation is required.

          Tuition Fee

          • International Applies to you

            14400 CAD/year
            Tuition Fee
            Based on the original amount of 14400 CAD for the full programme and a duration of 8 months.
          • National Applies to you

            6392 CAD/year
            Tuition Fee
            Based on the original amount of 6392 CAD for the full programme and a duration of 8 months.
          We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

          Living costs for Toronto

          • 1502 - 2570 CAD/month
            Living Costs

          The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

          Funding

          Check the programme website for information about funding options.

          StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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