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Business Administration Diploma Management
Established in 1968, Portage College serves over 1,000 full-time students each year. The corporate centre is located in Lac La Biche, with regional service centres in Cold Lake and St. Paul, and community campuses in Bonnyville, Frog Lake, Saddle Lake, Vegreville, Goodfish Lake and Wainwright. Portage offers more than 50 certificate and diploma programs in areas such as academic upgrading and job readiness, business, forestry and natural resources, general studies, health and wellness, human services, Native cultural arts, trades and technical, and university studies. In addition, many courses transfer to other colleges and universities. Portage College provides small class sizes to allow more time with instructors. The Learning Assistance Centre offers educational support to help students achieve academic success. The Lac La Biche campus includes a student residence, full service cafeteria, family housing, a childcare centre and a student activity centre. The College is a strong competitor in ice hockey, and offers recreational facilities for students, as well.
Satellite Campuses or Offices
Boyle, Cold Lake, Frog Lake, Goodfish Lake, Saddle Lake, St. Paul
Program Type Occupational
Credential Type Diploma
Length 2 Years
- Part Time Only
- Cooperative Education
- Continuing Education
- Distance Learning Only
Program Description: The Business Administration Diploma program builds upon the conceptual framework developed at the certificate level. The course offering allows for a broad development of managerial and supervisory skills. The four pillars of business knowledge, finance, human resources, operations management and marketing, are explored in depth. The diploma program allows for direct entry to the 3rd year of the University of Lethbridge post-diploma Bachelor of Management degree. This program is available in Lethbridge, Edmonton and Calgary. In addition, transfer options are also available at a number of other institutions including Athabasca University, Grant MacEwan University, Thompson Rivers University, and Royal Roads University. Entrance Requirements:1st Year Business Administration Certificate plus individual course pre-requisites must be met. Exceptions must be approved by the Program Coordinator. Software Requirements: Please refer to the following link http://moodle.portagecollege.ca/file.php/1/MinimumRequirements-Moodle/Technical_requirements.htm. Transfer/Recognition: Athabasca University, University of Lethbridge, Grant MacEwan University, Thompson Rivers University, and Royal Roads University.
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Updated May 05, 2014. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.
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