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Business Administration

Holland College offers you two Business Administration profiles to match your career goals. Both will give you a foundation in all business functions and how they work together, as well as a solid background in communications. Both are offered on a part-time or full-time basis and the modules can be designed to make sure you get the skills that best meet your needs and schedule. Contact a program instructor for more information about part-time studies.

You will get plenty of on the job training, real world experience, and hands-on projects; and you’ll get to meet and hear from industry representatives.

 

This is a US Federal Aid Approved program.

 

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Business Manager

This two-year program emphasizes the development of a broad range of skills, which will prepare you for management positions. You will take courses in human resource management, business plan development, economics, marketing and business law. Instructors will bring in industry guest speakers throughout the year, and you will complete an on the job training placement.

Program Facts

Start: September
Length: 2 years
Location: Prince of Wales Campus
Credential: Diploma, Business Manager
Minimum passing grade per course:
60%

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Graduate Opportunities

Graduates from this program may find employment with:

  • Small business
  • Retail
  • Government
  • Service industries
  • Self employment

The National Occupational Classification (NOC) is the nationally accepted reference on occupations in Canada. It organizes over 40,000 job titles into 500 occupational group descriptions. It is used daily by thousands of people to compile, analyze and communicate information about occupations, and to understand the jobs found throughout Canada’s labour market. This program provides skills training that falls within the duties described in the following: NOC 0114.

Small Business Manager

This one-year program prepares you for an entry-level management position or to operate your own small business. You will take courses such as human resource management, entrepreneurship and marketing research. After earning the Small Business Manager certificate, you may choose to complete a second year, and obtain a Business Manager diploma.

Graduate Opportunities

Graduates can confidently enter into a business climate and function at a basic level. They will have acquired an introductory level of knowledge and skills in all key and functional small business areas that are scalable across most organizations.

The National Occupational Classification (NOC) is the nationally accepted reference on occupations in Canada. It organizes over 40,000 job titles into 500 occupational group descriptions. It is used daily by thousands of people to compile, analyze and communicate information about occupations, and to understand the jobs found throughout Canada’s labour market. This program provides skills training that falls within the duties described in the following: NOC 1221.

Program Facts

Start: September
Length: 1 year
Location: West Prince Campus, Alberton
Credential: Certificate, Small Business Manager
Minimum passing grade per course:
60%

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Tuition & Fees

View a full breakdown of costs for the Business Administration program.
View a full breakdown of costs for the Small Business Manager program.

Admission Requirements

  • Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level
  • Resumé, including work and volunteer experience with applicable dates, membership in groups, associations or athletics, awards and distinctions, and any other information about yourself relevant to the program.

Open Academic Studies program

Feeling like you’re not quite ready for college? Check out the Open Academic Studies program.

Credit Courses

Interested in taking a credit course but don’t want to register for an entire program? Credit courses provide credit toward a diploma or certificate program. Holland College has a variety of options for studying part time during the day, or, in some instances, in the evening or on the weekend.

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Degree Pathways

This program has degree pathways. For more information, see our Degree Pathways section.

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