Diploma in Business Administration

The two-year Diploma in Business Administration through the School of Business provides students with foundational competence in the key areas of business in combination with a liberal arts background.

Program Overview

This diploma is designed for those who are looking for a program shorter than a four-year degree but are seeking the knowledge and skills to help them gain entry into an organization in the for-profit or not-for-profit area, or for those looking for foundation elements to aid them in starting their own business. Upon graduating, students may continue on to complete their four-year Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA).

Students will establish competence in five basic areas of business.

  • Accounting and Finance
  • Human Resource Management
  • Marketing
  • Organizational Behaviour
  • Production Operations

Total Credit Hours Required: 60

Business/Economics: 33 credit hours
Liberal Arts -Booth UC Core: 27 credit hours

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Academic Calendar

Course Requirements

Business Courses

BUS 110 Introduction to Financial Accounting (3)
BUS 190 Business Essentials (3)
ECO 110 Introduction to Microeconomics (3)
ECO 120 Introduction to Macroeconomics (3)
BUS 221 Finance Essentials (3)
BUS 230 Marketing (3)
BUS 240 Human Resource Management (3)
BUS 250 Organizational Behaviour (3)
BUS 260 Production Operations (3)
BUS 270 Business Information Systems (3)
BUS 3XX Your choice (3)
Total 33

Booth Core Curriculum

ENG 100 University Writing (3)
PSY 120/121 Introduction to Psychology I and II or SOC 100 Introduction to Sociology (6)
REL 270 World Religions (3)
REL 100 Introduction to Christianity (6)
USL 151 Urban Service Learning (3)
Science Elective (3)
Arts or Science elective your choice (3)
Total 27

Total Credit Hours 60 

Career Possibilities

The Diploma in Business Administration will provide you with the knowledge and skills to help you start a business, or gain entry into an organization in the for-profit or not-for-profit area such as management trainee, program coordinator, various administrative and clerk positions, account representatives, and banking customer service representatives

Contact Us

For more information about the School of Business, the Diploma in Business Administration, or other Booth University College programs and admissions, contact our Admissions team.

Email: admissions@boothuc.ca
Phone: 204-924-4887 or toll-free:
877-942-6684 ext. 887
Visit: 447 Webb Place, Room 107
(main floor beside Booth Bistro),
Winnipeg, Manitoba

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