Algonquin College

Course Details

General Arts and Science - Pre-Business Studies

Course Description

This one-year Ontario College Certificate program is designed for students who are interested in pursuing a career in the business field. Exposure to areas of study, such as marketing, microeconomics and business law enable students to explore their interests and aptitudes, assess their career choices and experience college delivery of course material. Students who successfully complete the certificate are eligible to be admitted to Algonquin`s Business Administration program and receive credit for nine courses.

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Career outcomes

A General Arts and Science Ontario College Certificate or Ontario College Diploma demonstrates to employers, colleges and universities that graduates have the ability to learn at a postsecondary level, have enhanced skills in oral and written communication, can conduct research in a systematic manner and are flexible and open to meeting new challenges. These are important attributes in a world where change is rapid and adaptability is an asset.

General Arts and Science - Pre-Business Studies Algonquin College