Diploma Program | Offered in Calgary

In today’s global business market, it has become more and more challenging to make it up the corporate ladder. Thousands of graduates enter into the job market every year and without comparable qualifications, you may find it difficult to break into the market or to progress in your career. The Business Administration program at ABM College is designed to provide you with a firm foundation of business principles and the right skills to improve your career options.

Our program offers students basic instruction in essential business concepts, analytical tools, and the management concepts required to effectively operate within contemporary business settings. At ABM College you not only learn the latest management trends and theories but are also offered the opportunity to apply them within real-life settings.

Next start dates: May 7, 2018 | June 4, 2018 | July 3, 2018 

43 Weeks of in-class instruction

Program Outline

  • Develop student understanding of basic business concepts and functional areas including: marketing, human resources, and financial accounting and taxation
  • Develop student skills in business development practices, e.g. preparing business research and subsequently integrating it into the practices of an organization
  • Teach students to identify and effectively use business tools and strategies within a working environment, e.g. time management, team-building, negotiation, and conflict resolution
  • Develop student understanding of effective written and oral business communication, e.g. effectively convey policies, strategies, and procedures throughout an organization
  • Develop student understanding of the functional principles required to formulate organizational strategies

Method of Learning

  • Self Directed
  • Online/Computer
  • Traditional Lecture

Who Should Enroll?

This program is designed to meet the needs of both students looking to start a career in the business industry, and business administrative employees seeking to enhance their professional expertise.

Enrolling in our Business Administration Program could be your ticket to a successful career within the business industry!

Job Opportunities

  • Finance
  • Banking
  • Marketing
  • Accounting
  • Management
  • Human Resources

Course Components

This is a diploma program that consists of a total of 1,270 hours of class room instruction.

The program features components as follows:

  1. Microsoft Office Suite
  2. Business Communication
  3. Marketing
  4. Economics
  5. Human Resources Management
  6. Financial Accounting
  7. Taxation
  8. Management Accounting
  9. Business Management Group Project
  10. Entrepreneurship
  11. Resume Writing and Professional Skills

Admission Requirements

Standard Admission

  • Minimum of high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Successful interview with school administration.

Mature Admission

  • 18 years or older.
  • Successful completion of ABM College Entrance Exam.
  • Successful interview with school administration.

For further information about our Business Administration program please contact an ABM College admissions counselor.

Business Administration Program Information Kit

This kit includes a program brochure, admissions checklist, and useful information.

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ABM College is one of the leading career training institutions in Alberta and Ontario. Throughout its history ABM College has provided students with professional training, academic knowledge, and the right skill-set to meet employment market demand. It is a point of pride for us that the vast majority of our graduates are employed within their field of study!