UP TO 100%
BBA TUITION BURSARY
FOR WORKING ADULTS.

Advance your career with a flexible business degree in as few as 2.5 years.
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Program Description

Overview

The Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree at Yorkville University provides you with the professional knowledge and real-world experience to launch your career.

Graduates are trained to be job ready and work in a variety of industries or successfully start their own business. Small class sizes and an industry-driven emphasis on teamwork, communication and problem solving, promotes interaction with faculty and peers, and the development of professional networks.

To assist students prepare for on-the-job challenges, Yorkville University offers bursaries that cover up to 100% of the entire BBA program tuition. 

Bursaries Available

Working Adults Tuition Bursary

From all the students who apply for the aforementioned on campus bursary, one student each from our BC and ON campuses respectively will be selected to get a full tuition bursary. The bursary will offer a 100% tuition coverage for the selected students.

The bursary is open to all new BBA students who:
Are 18 years of age or older
Are Canadian citizens or permanent residents
Fulfill the BBA program admission requirements

On Campus Bursary

Eligible students studying in British Columbia can apply to get a 45% tuition bursary on all courses completed on campus.
For eligible students studying in Ontario, Yorkville University offers a 35% tuition bursary on all courses completed on campus.

Specialization in Accounting

The Bachelor of Business Administration with a specialization in Accounting provides you with the technical, analytical and interpretive skills required for a successful career in the accounting field.

The program offers specialized knowledge in accounting policy choices and the criteria by which such choices are made, as well as develops skills in analyzing financial statements. You will learn how managers use accounting information to make effective business decisions and study different types of reports, financial statements and analytical tools which may be used by managers to effectively plan, coordinate, evaluate and monitor performance of an organization.

Culminating in a Capstone course, the Accounting specialization requires you to demonstrate the financial and managerial accounting knowledge acquired in earlier coursework and complete a comprehensive auditing project.

Specialization in Energy Management

The Bachelor of Business Administration with a specialization in Energy Management is designed to provide you with the practical skills and international perspective required for a successful career in the energy management field.

The program offers specialized knowledge in federal and provincial government policy and regulation affecting the energy industry. You will gain an understanding of the oil, natural gas and electricity markets, with a focus on how supply and demand factors influence energy prices.

The Energy Management specialization helps you understand the decision-making role of the operations manager in transforming organizational inputs into desired outputs. You will be provided with the tools to understand the complexities of international energy markets, and the impact of global government policy on energy development.

The specialization culminates in a Capstone course, where you will work in teams to develop an impact assessment of a proposed new energy project within a Canadian jurisdiction.

Specialization in Supply Chain Management

The Bachelor of Business Administration with a specialization in Supply Chain Management is designed to provide you with an understanding of the systems and decision-making required for a successful career in the supply chain management field.

The program offers specialized knowledge in the components of supply chain from purchasing through sales and distribution, using information technology to achieve strategic and organizational objectives. The courses cover a wide range of topics including improving speed to market; enabling online purchasing/supply chain functions, production, distribution and logistics systems; inventory management; enterprise system evaluation and supplier selection; financial considerations; outsourcing and partnership options; competitive bidding and negotiation; contracts; client service and satisfaction issues. You will also learn about the design of logistics networks and the management of transportation infrastructures.

Specialization in Project Management

The Bachelor of Business Administration with a specialization in Project Management is a multi-disciplinary study of business administration. The program content is aligned with the requirements established by the Project Management Institute (PMI), and helps you fulfil some of the eligibility requirements for PMI’s certifications. You will also compare various project life cycles to agile project management and thoroughly work through all elements of the Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide).

As part of the Project Management specialization, you will collaborate to appraise the content and format of project management plans for small, medium and large projects while creating plans for the management of risk, quality, human resources, communications and procurement for one or more sample projects.

The Project Management specialization culminates in a Capstone course, where you work in teams to develop a project management plan, and prepare for project execution, monitoring, control and closedown.

Professional Designations

Accounting Specialization

Chartered Professional Accountants (CPA)

CPA Canada is the national organization established to support a unified accounting profession in Canada. CPAs are highly attractive to employers for their expertise in contributing to improved efficiency and growth. Yorkville University’s Bachelor of Business Administration students who obtain a final grade of 65% or higher can bypass certain CPA courses and, for these courses, proceed to write the associated final CPA examinations. This recognition provides Yorkville University students with a faster pathway to obtain both a degree and a Chartered Professional Accountants designation.

The Canadian Payroll Association (CPA)

The CPA has approved credit transfer of certain BBA courses towards its following professional certifications:
- Payroll Compliance Practitioner (PCP)
- Certified Payroll Manager (CPM)

Project Management Specialization

Yorkville University’s Bachelor of Business Administration in Project Management has been developed and structured to align with the requirements established by: Project Management Institute (PMI). Project Management Institute (PMI) is the world’s leading project management organization. Applicants with PMI certifications are highly sought-after by employers and stakeholders, and respected by colleagues.Yorkville University’s alignment with PMI’s requirements provides students with a pathway to obtaining both a BBA degree and the following PMI certifications: Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM), Project Management Professional (PMP)

Benefits For Students

CAPM Eligibility

Students can meet the 23-hour project management education requirement by completing one BBA in Project Management course, and can write the CAPM certification exam before graduating.

PMP Eligibility

Students can meet the 35-hour project management education requirement by completing two BBA in Project Management courses, and will further need 4,500 hours of leading and directing projects, instead of 7,500 hours, to be able to write the PMP certification exam.

I always felt I could do more and Yorkville University pushed me to take that next step. Two weeks after graduation, I got promoted.

Hubert Wong

BBA Graduate

Why Study at Yorkville University

CORE BENEFITS

Flexibility

Attend school in Toronto or Vancouver with flexible learning hours to maximize your on-campus and off-campus work hours.

Accelerated Program

Get up to 60 transfer credits and complete a 4-year BBA degree in as few as 2.5 years.

RESOURCE AND SUPPORT

Assistance from the Start

From the admission process through to graduation, student services is committed to your success.

Full-time Tutoring

Learning support services are available 24/7 for math, research, writing and resource challenges.

Writing Lab

Interactive resource and proof-reading service to enhance and refine writing and grammar skills.

INTERACTION

Small Class Sizes

Enhanced learning that facilitates engagement, participation and personalized attention.

Networking

Build connections with faculty and fellow students from all over Canada.

Expert Faculty

Mentored by professional faculty dedicated to creating an engaging and rigorous learning environment.

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Yorkville University offers four programs that have been designated in New Brunswick and are delivered online: a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), a Master of Arts in Counselling Psychology (MACP), a Master of Education in Adult Education (M.Ed), and a Master of Education in Educational Leadership (M.Ed) program. Yorkville University also offers a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) program with specializations in Accounting, Energy Management, Project Management and Supply Chain Management. This program has received consent in British Columbia and is delivered on-campus and online. In Ontario, Yorkville University’s degrees are offered under the written consent of the Minister of Training, Colleges and Universities: the Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) program with a specialization in Project Management for a 7-year term starting 04/06/2017 and the Bachelor of Interior Design (BID) program for a 5-year term starting 04/06/2017. Prospective students are responsible for satisfying themselves that the program and the degree will be appropriate to their needs (e.g., acceptable to potential employers, professional licensing bodies or other educational institutions.) By submitting this form, I agree to the privacy policy and to be contacted by Yorkville University at the email and/or phone number I provided above, including my wireless number if provided. Contact methods may include emails, phone calls generated from an automated telephone dialling system or text messaging (provided I have agreed to receive text by checking the box above). These calls will be about Yorkville University educational services. I understand that I can opt out at any time and I am not required to provide additional consent to receive services from Yorkville University.

Locations

Ontario

2000 Steeles Ave. W, Concord Ontario
L4K 4N1, Canada

British Columbia

1090 West Georgia St. Suite 700, Vancouver BC
V6E 3V7, Canada

Bursaries only available for the on-campus BBA.
The University has been granted a consent by the Minister of Training, Colleges and Universities in Ontario to offer a Bachelor of Business Administration (Project Management) program for a 7-year term starting 04/06/2017. Prospective students are responsible for satisfying themselves that the program and the degree will be appropriate to their needs (e.g., acceptable to potential employers, professional licensing bodies or other educational institutions.)

Yorkville University offers a Bachelor of Business Administration program (General), and specializations in Accounting, Energy Management, Project Management and Supply Chain Management. These programs have received consent in British Columbia and are delivered on-campus and online.

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