Gain a solid foundation in business to advance your career. Boost your skills in communications, teamwork and problem solving as you apply your knowledge to various business disciplines. You can tailor your choice of electives to meet your career or educational goals. Courses are available through part-time studies (evenings, weekends and online) and are transferable to SAIT’s Business Administration diploma. You have up to five years to complete this program.
New for part-time students: You are strongly encouraged to bring a laptop to all evening and weekend on-campus classes. This will enable you to better apply your learning and practice your skills through classroom activities and examples, and make effective use of time allocated to working on group or individual assessments. Visit the Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) page for standard laptop requirements, and contact email@example.com if you have any questions.
Laddering and Transferability
You can transfer these General Business Administration courses into the full-time or part-time Business Administration diploma (any major) at SAIT. You must meet the admission requirements for the diploma. You have a maximum of seven years to complete all 20 diploma courses (including the certificate-level). The diploma has degree transfer agreements, enabling you to ladder from certificate to diploma to degree.
Admission and Completion
There are no entrance requirements for this program. Be sure you have your SAIT student ID ready; you can begin registering for courses anytime by visiting our website, SAIT.ca. Need help getting your SAIT student ID number? Call Office of the Registrar at 1.877. 284.7248.
After you have registered for one course, fill out and submit the Program Declaration Form to Office of the Registrar.
You have up to five years to complete all certificate courses; you must meet the graduation requirements as they exist at the time you register for your first course (see AC. 3.1.1 Grading and Progression).
Four core courses and four electives are required to complete this program.
|COURSE CODE||COURSE NAME||OFFERED|
|BMAT-230||Business Mathematics||Classroom or Online|
|BCMP-225||Business Productivity Tools and Technology||Classroom or Online|
|COMN-220||Communication and Presentation Skills||Classroom, Online, Blended|
|MNGT-200||Introduction Business||Classroom or Online|
|Electives (Choose 4 of the following courses)|
|ACCT-215||Introductory Financial Accounting I||Classroom or Online|
|BLAW-300||Business Law||Classroom or Online|
|BFIN-255||Personal Financial Planning||Online|
|Econ-250||Microeconomics||Classroom or Online|
|ECON-305||Macroeconomics||Classroom or Online|
|MNGT-250||Organizational Behaviour||Classroom or Online|
|MKTG-260||Marketing Essentials||Classroom or Online|
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