12 months
27332 CAD/year
12370 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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Business Administration from Lakehead University is a general degree designed to prepare students for success in a wide range of careers in management. 

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Business Administration from Lakehead University  helps students to develop a comprehensive and integrated knowledge of business and management functions and a deeper understanding of the business environment. Students develop analytical, decision-making, and communication skills and enhance their abilities to examine ethical considerations in business. 

This program achieves these goals through intensive and stimulating lectures, energetic class discussions, contemporary and relevant case studies, and experiential learning projects. 

Students at Business Administration from Lakehead University will:

  • understand technical business skills and apply them in new and unfamiliar circumstances.
  • integrate all the management function areas into a coherent strategic whole.
  • think analytically to identify a problem and apply appropriate quantitative and qualitative analysis to develop workable solutions.
  • deliver clear and persuasive oral presentations to business audiences.
  • prepare clear and persuasive written reports to business audiences.

Programme Structure

  •  Full-time students in this program are expected to complete all requirements within three terms (1 year) of continuous registration.
  • Part-time students in this program are expected to complete all requirements within nine consecutive terms (3 years). 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Our minimum admission requirement for international applicants is 75% or 3.0 on a 4 point Canadian scale, with an accredited university degree equivalent to a Lakehead University 4 year degree. 
  • We advise all international students to apply early, as admission into our programs is competitive. Should you wish to apply to a thesis program, we strongly advise you to contact a potential supervisor and have your proof of English language proficiency complete.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    27332 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13666 CAD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    12370 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6185 CAD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Thunder Bay

1149 - 1720 CAD /month
Living costs

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


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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