Program Description

The university-transfer program in Business Studies is designed to build a strong foundation in business fundamentals and to develop the student's practical managerial skills, communication skills, and business decision-making capability.

In this one-year program, students complete 36 credits of core and elective classes. Students who meet the program's minimum GPA and course requirements will graduate with a Diploma in Business Studies. Upon successful completion of the program, graduates will be eligible to transfer into second-year business programming at one of our partnering schools.

This program does not require approval by the registrar of the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills & Training.

Learn about Dorset College - Edwards School of Business, University of Saskatchewan Pathway :

- Business Studies .

Please contact for more information about the Business Studies program.

Program Length

1 year

Program Requirements

All applicants must provide:

1) proof of high school graduation  and

2) a minimum score in one of the following proofs of English proficiency:

ENGL 12 - 50%, COMM 12 - 67%, IELTS - 6.0, TOEFL iBT - 80

Program Courses

ACCT 200 Financial Accounting

ACCT 250 Managerial Accounting

COMM 200 Business Writing I

COMP 100 Computer Usage I

ECON 100 Microeconomics

ECON 150 Macroeconomics

ENGL 100  Writing & Research I

ENGL 150 Writing & Research II

FINA 200 Corporate Finance

MARK 200 Fundamentals of Marketing

MGMT 200 Management & Org. Theory

MGMT 250 Management Science

PHIL 100 Critical Thinking

SOCI 100 Sociology I

SOCI 150 Sociology II

STAT 200 Statistics I

STAT 250 Statistics II