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Certificate in
General Business Management

This is a 34-week program designed to prepare students for a career in a variety of fields such as Marketing, Finance, Human Resources and Management.

This program is powered by Trailhead from Salesforce, Quickbooks and Perlego.

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Fees & Facts

Fees:
$18,750 CAD
Fees after scholarship*
International Students

$10,000

*Additional fees may apply. All fees are in Canadian dollars. Please see Fees page to learn more.
Duration:
 
Full-time
Academic:
24 weeks in-class

 

Total length: 34 weeks including scheduled breaks
Start Dates: 


July 4, 2022
September 6, 2022
November 7, 2022

 

 

Class Time:


Evening

 

This 34-week certificate program prepares students for roles in many areas of business management and operations. Instruction is provided through instructor-led, classroom-based lectures and in-class learning activities, field trips, workshops, and guest speaker presentations. You will develop knowledge of the business management theories, and be able to apply your skills to facilitate business operations.

Program Outcomes

  • Gain the necessary skills and knowledge to be immediately effective within today’s business environment
  • Enhance your cognitive, problem-solving and critical thinking skills to communicate and operate effectively as individuals within an organization and as part of a team
  • Gain knowledge about Canadian laws, regulations, and how the Canadian legal system impacts company operations from an accounting standpoint
  • Learn about fundamental concepts and principles that underpin the marketing process
  • Understand financial statements for different types of business, how to comply with legal and regulatory provisions, and the basic principles of group accounts

Learning Partners

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Trailhead from Salesforce is the fun way to learn. With engaging, bite-size content, Trailhead helps you gain new skills and hone existing ones. Trailhead is gamified, with assessments that demonstrate your skills, and badges and points that illustrate your progress. Trailhead is a learning experience platform—a library of educational content that you can access whenever you like. Trailhead is designed around what users need to learn, rather than around what a training department needs to teach. You can choose from various topics to learn new skills at your own pace. Salesforce continually adds content to Trailhead, so there is always something new to learn.

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This program is powered by QuickBooks. You will learn how to use QuickBooks software for bookkeeping purposes. QuickBooks products are geared towards businesses of all sizes and offer on-premises account applications as well as cloud-based versions.

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This program is powered by Perlego. It is a digital online library focusing on the delivery of academic, professional and non-fiction eBooks. It is a subscription-based service that offers users unlimited access to over 2,000 academic publishers and offers an impressive 600,000+ professional and academic titles across 900+ different topics and subtopics for the duration of subscription.

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As an international student, the life experiences Lucas learned from the time he first set foot in Toronto, until he finished his studies, made him fall in love with the city more. He is now planning to stay here and help the Canadian market grow. He aspires to contribute significantly to the growth of Canada by applying all the knowledge and skills he obtained from studying at TSoM.

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