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Post-Graduate in Business Management – Diploma

Program Details

Length: 2 years

Total Credits: 60

Intake Terms: Fall

Campus: Castlegar

Student Loans: This program is not eligible for student loans.

Credential Received

Post-Graduate Diploma in Business Management

Overview

Program Summary

The Post-Graduate Business Management (PGBM) diploma offers students the opportunity to complement and build on their previous education and work experience. It covers core business courses in the areas of accounting, management, marketing and economics.

Program Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, learners will be able to:

  • explain terms, concepts, and theories relevant to Canadian business.
  • demonstrate developing critical and creative thinking skills.
  • apply problem solving skills.
  • communicate effectively in various formats to a variety of stakeholders.
  • demonstrate developing collaborative skills.
  • outline the importance of ethical and professional behaviour.
  • demonstrate developing business skills.
  • apply numerical analysis and calculation to business related operations.
  • demonstrate literacy skills required in the Canadian business environment.
 

Program Admission Requirements

Academic Requirements

In addition to meeting the general entrance requirements for admission to Selkirk College, applicants must meet the following Post-Graduate Business Management requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree from a recognized post-secondary institution in Canada or English-speaking institution from another country, or equivalent training and experience.
  • English Studies 12 with minimum of 67% or higher, or equivalent.
  • For international applicants, IELTS 6.5 overall band score with no band below 6.0, or equivalent on other internationally recognized English Language Proficiency Tests.
  • Math at the Grade 11 level with a minimum of 60% or higher or equivalent.

Additional Requirements

Before an applicant’s file is considered to be complete, the following must have been received by the Admissions Department:

  • completed application form
  • appropriate official transcripts and proof of
    • English proficiency for international applicants.

The deadline for receiving required documentation is stated in the student’s admissions letter.

Students are required to complete an orientation at the beginning of the program.

This program may be taken on a full-time or part-time basis.

Program Courses

Required First Year Courses

BUS 320Principles of Organizational Behaviour

3.00

BUS 341Financial Accounting II

3.00

BUS 340Financial Accounting I

3.00

BUS 370Introduction To Business

3.00

BUS 381Marketing

3.00

ECON 106Principles Of Macroeconomics

3.00

ECON 107Principles Of Microeconomics

3.00

MATH 125Business Mathematics

3.00

 

TWC 164Business Communications I

3.00

Or

ENGL 110English Composition

3.00

 

TWC 165Business Communications II

3.00

Required Second Year Courses

BUS 372Commercial Law

3.00

BUS 392Professional Sales Skills

3.00

BUS 410Event Management & Marketing

3.00

BUS 415Leadership

3.00

BUS 430Project Management

3.00

BUS 486Human Resource Management

3.00

BUS 493Electronic Commerce

3.00

BUS 495Performance Management

3.00

BUS 496International Business

3.00

BUS 497Entrepreneurship

3.00