When you know yourself, you can plan your career and education based on what's important to you: your interests, abilities, values and experiences.
Business Administration Global Tourism
Bow Valley Collegewww.bowvalleycollege.ca
Launch a career in the travel industry with a Business Administration - Global Tourism diploma. This two-year program will equip you with fundamental knowledge about the diverse tourism sector, as well as the business skills necessary for marketing, management and product development. Play a leading role in a sector that continues to fuel global economies. Business Administration - Global Tourism is a two year diploma which combines tourism-sector knowledge with business skills focusing on marketing, management and product development. This program will provide learners with sector-specific tourism courses to lay the foundation for managing and marketing tourism products and services. Tourism specific knowledge will then be applied to business courses examining marketing, branding, relationship selling, communication, revenue management and product development. This integrated, business driven approach to tourism will prepare Alberta graduates to play a leading role in a sector that is becoming a driver in global economies.
Program Type Standard
Credential Type Diploma
Length 2 Years
- Part Time Only
- Cooperative Education
- Continuing Education
- Distance Learning Available
- Credit in English 30-1 or a minimum of 65% in English 30-2 or equivalent
- Credit in Math 30-1 or Math 30-2 or equivalent
- Successful completion of the General Equivalency Development test (GED) with a standard score of 520 in Language Arts: Reading and Writing and 520 in Math
- Satisfactory results on the BVC Admissions Test
- Successful completion (65%, or “C” grade) in each of the four designated Pre-Business Pathway courses offered by the School of Foundational Learning and a passing grade in one designated business course offered by the Chiu School of Business
- Learners may enter Year Two of the Business Administration Diploma upon completion of 30 post-secondary credits from a recognized business program
- IELTS score of 6 with minimum band score of 5.5
- TOEFL score of 83
- BVC Academic English 2 with a grade of ‘B-’
- Canadian Language Benchmarks score of 8 in each strand
- Successful completion of an Alberta Education English Language Arts course that is consistent with the specified academic admission requirements for the Career Program
- Transcripts demonstrating successful completion of three years of full-time secondary education at a school where English was the language of instruction
- Transcripts demonstrating successful completion of one year of full-time post-secondary education at a school where English was the language of instruction
Blended; Any-time Online
This program is eligible for full-time post-secondary assistance by Student Aid Alberta for the funding year 2019/08/01 to 2020/07/31*.
Tuition $4,700.00 Year One
Books/Supplies/Instruments $1,600.00 Year One
Mandatory Fees $584.00 Year One
* Tuition, books, supplies, instruments, and other/mandatory fees are provided to Student Aid Alberta and may be used when processing full-time post-secondary funding applications. The educational costs provided are based on a 100% full-course load and may not reflect current or all educational costs charged by the school. Contact the school to obtain accurate educational cost information.
Search Transfer Alberta for course and program transfer information including transfer agreements between post-secondary schools in Alberta, British Columbia, Northwest Territories, Nunavut and Yukon.
Transfer(s) available outside of Transfer Alberta: Not available
Updated September 23, 2019. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.
Educational program information is provided as an introduction and for general reference. For current information about programs and school requirements or policies, check the school calendar, visit their website or contact the school directly.
The Government of Alberta is working in partnership with the Government of Canada to provide employment support programs and services.