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School of Business

Programs and Courses

Camosun offers more than 30 business programs, including degrees, post-degree diplomas, certificates, diplomas and university transfer courses.

Business Administration programs

The School of Business has made the pathway through the Business Administration programs more flexible. There are now three credentials that allow you to progress from a certificate to a diploma to an applied degree. and you can apply, exit and return at any stage. We also offer three post-degree diplomas in Business Administration.

Program Credential Description Length
Accounting Diploma You'll get the background and knowledge needed to enter business or government in an accounting capacity. 2 years
Accounting Bachelor's Degree Pursue a full BBA to get started in a challenging, lucrative career in the highly dynamic fields of accounting, finance and investment. 4 years
Accounting Post-Degree Diploma If you've already got a degree, this post-degree diploma will give you the solid background and knowledge in accounting to enter business or government. 1-2 years
Business Administration Certificate The certificate program offers you a selection of business courses that will give you a broad and contemporary view of the functional areas of business. 1 year
Finance Diploma The diploma option offers a foundation in either financial planning or corporate finance. 2 years
General Management Diploma In this flexible diploma option, you'll learn to bring management skills to work in business, not-for-profits, government and entrepreneurial environments. 2 years
Human Resource Management & Leadership Bachelor's Degree With a BBA, you'll be prepared for the strategic role HR professionals play in leading and influencing organizational performance. 4 years
Human Resource Management & Leadership Post-Degree Diploma Build on your past learning with a post-degree diploma and you'll gain valuable business skills relevant to working as human resource practitioners. 1-2 years
Indigenous Business Leadership Certificate In the Business Administration certificate, you will gain a strong background in Indigenous approaches to leadership and management and practical tools to lead communities in economic renewal. 1 year
Indigenous Business Leadership Diploma A two-year option, you'll work through business law, accounting, and Indigenous business leadership courses. 2 years
Marketing Diploma Grads of the two-year diploma work in entrepreneurial enterprises, business, not for profits, government and community tourism environments in areas such as marketing and sales management, public relations, advertising and customer service. 2 years
Marketing Bachelor's Degree In the BBA - Marketing,you'll gain a broad range of marketing management skills and techniques, including context for strategic management and planning, and a focus on directing the marketing and communications process. 4 years
Marketing Post-Degree Diploma Add to your degree with the Marketing PDD program, where you'll study a broad range of marketing concepts with opportunities to develop competencies in corporate communications & marketing, consumer behaviour, and services marketing. 1-2 years

Other Business programs

Program Credential Description Length
Applied Project Management Certificate This online program provides an introduction to the fundamental theory and approach used to manage projects successfully. 14 weeks
Applied Tourism and Hospitality Management Post-Degree Diploma Provides you with the opportunity to choose relevant applied training in hospitality operations as well as a solid grounding in practical business skills. New 16 months
Bookkeeping Fundamentals Certificate This program prepares you with the fundamental skills and knowledge necessary to provide entry-level support for today's office. Online - varies
Business Access Certificate Get the admission requirements you need for your chosen business program. 4 months
Digital Marketing Certificate A 10-month, part-time, evening program that will equip you with leading-edge, applied training, tools and techniques to effectively market a brand, service or product online. New 210 hours
Economics Associate Degree Learn to apply economic theories to analyze market changes, consumer choices, competition, business cycles, and the effects of trade. 2 years
Golf Management Diploma This diploma program will provide you with the background and knowledge to enter the golfing industry. 2 years
Golf Operations Advanced Diploma The advanced diploma program blends leadership, service and golf operations to assist you to specialize in a golf-related career path. 1 year
Hospital Unit Clerk Certificate This part-time program prepares you for the challenging and rewarding career of looking after the administrative and clerical requirements of a hospital unit. 335 hours
Hospitality Management Diploma Our graduates work at some of the most prestigious hotels and restaurants in Canada, while others have started their own businesses. 2 years
Human Resource Management Advanced Diploma In the advanced diploma, you'll expand your current skills in areas such as recruitment and selection, training, employee and labour relations, legal strategies and emerging policies in HR planning. up to 2 years
Leadership Development Certificate This program will give you the opportunity to explore who you are as a leader as well as what kinds of things leaders are called upon to do. 141 hours
Legal Office Assistant Certificate With both classroom and online options, the program will prepare you for entry-level support roles in a variety of legal, government and general business environments. Full-time-1 year
Online - varies
Local Government Administration Certificate This online program gives you an opportunity to obtain recognition for post-secondary studies that relate directly to your role as a local government employee. Online - varies
Managing for Government Advanced Diploma You'll learn how to incorporate your work in the public sector and your previous academics to develop the skills to fill management roles and remain competitive in the public sector. Online - 2 years, part-time
Medical Office Assistant Certificate Prepares you for the administrative and clinical duties of an office assistant in a medical or healthcare office. Full-time-8 months
Online - varies
MS-Office Certificate This 216-hour program is designed to quickly acquaint you with applied, practical skills in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, Access, PowerPoint, Publisher, and OneNote. 216 hours
Office Administration Certificate Provides you with real-world skills to get started in a career as an administrative professional. Full-time-8 months
Online - varies
Office Fundamentals Certificate This online program gives you the necessary skills and knowledge to provide entry-level support for today's office. Online - varies
Office Management Diploma The diploma program gives you the practical office skills with administrative and management training along with a focus on human resource skills.

Full-time-2 years
Part-time-Varies

Public Administration Diploma You'll focus on management skills, rather than a policy orientation, with an emphasis on strategic planning, financial management, leadership, communication and negotiation. Full-time-2 years
Part-time-Varies
University Transfer n/a In our most flexible program, you can mix and match your courses to create an educational plan that's just right for you. varies
Writing and Publishing n/a Our writing and publishing Continuing Education courses offer outstanding instruction in short, intensive courses tailored for part-time learners. varies

Courses

In addition to our programs, we offer courses in the following subject areas.

Looking for online options?

Camosun offers many programs and courses that are fully online. These programs are offered using web-based technology and have no face-to-face classes. We also offer courses that are primarily online but may require on-campus orientation sessions or final exams.

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Students

Continuing Education

Upcoming courses and programs

Continuing your education with the goal of a more rewarding career, personal growth, and a brighter future takes initiative and courage. With daytime, evening and weekend courses, there's something here that's right for you.  Contact the School of Business main office for course details.

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