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Bachelor of Business Administration (On Campus)

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Career Aspirations Meet Industry Opportunities

Our Bachelor of Business Administration is an industry-driven, student-centric degree that places you at the forefront of the global business landscape.

Comprehensive Curriculum – Meticulously designed by academic and industry experts, our curriculum provides an in-depth understanding of business principles and practices. 

Flexible Study Format – Manage study, personal and professional commitments by choosing the course load that works for you. 

Four Accredited Specializations – Be recognized as an expert in your field and earn sought-after professional certifications in project management, accounting, energy management, and supply chain management.

$82,342

Average salary for a Business Administration Degree graduate in Canada**

100

+

Nationalities represented in classrooms

20

Approximate number of students per class

New Term Starts Soon

Starts:

January, April, July, October

Campus:

Toronto and Vancouver

Duration:

2.5 years*

*With full course load, year-round study and/or approved transfer credits. Contact an Admissions Advisor for more information.

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Program Specializations

Yorkville University offers a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA General) and a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) with specializations in Accounting, Energy Management, Project Management and Supply Chain Management.

Program Benefits

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Experience Market-Leading Curriculum

To maximizes the effectiveness and applicability of our curriculum, every course of our standard-setting program is developed and managed by a robust team of credentialed faculty, student council members, instructional design specialists, and teaching and learning experts.

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Career Success With Career Support

Our dedicated Career Services team comprises of experienced advisors, many with decades of experience in helping individuals find opportunities across a wide range of industries. We help you create impactful resumes, cover letters and portfolios, and prepare you with mock interviews and job offer negotiation exercises.

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Unique Academic and Professional Mentorship

Benefit from our unique mentorship programs that ensure your academic and professional success. Navigate your online learning journey with guidance and academic support from our experienced BBA students and let working professionals guide you on how to accomplish your career goals.

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Flexible Learning to Fit Your Schedule

Our year-round learning option helps accelerate your program duration and all our courses are offered four times a year, so you don’t have to wait to start your degree. You can even complete your program while you continue to work.

Professional Designations

Yorkville University offers students the opportunity to earn prerequisites to apply for a variety of professional designations and stand out in the competitive job market.

Employers value graduates who are members of relevant professional associations and who demonstrate a commitment to upgrading their professional skills. Some professional associations also allow students to apply for membership, which can help you gain on-the-job recognition and advance your career before you graduate.

Career Outcomes

Our graduates have gone on to become successful professionals in industries such as:

  • Finance

  • IT

  • Manufacturing

  • Health Care

  • Oil and Gas

  • Entertainment

  • Media

  • Higher Education

  • Real Estate

  • Construction

  • Retail

  • Health, Wellness and Fitness

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Admission Requirements

To apply to our Bachelor of Business Administration program, you will have to complete the following steps:

  1. Create an account here and submit your online application form.
  2. Pay the $150 application fee
  3. Submit the following documents:
    1. Official transcripts
    2. Resume
    3. Detailed course descriptions if applying for transfer credits
  4. For international students only: provide proof of English language proficiency (IELTS band score of 6.5 or equivalent)

Click here for detailed information about our admission requirements and application process.

Tuition and Fees

Total Cost (including Application and Seat Fees) is $59,610*

*Note: Total program cost may be reduced when applying applicable transfer credits. Costs below assumes full program cost without applicable transfer credits applied. The cost does not include textbooks, expendable supplies, equipment, and resource fees. To understand your specific program cost, please speak with an advisor.

  • BBA Tuition: $59,160
  • Cost per credit: $493
  • Program cost includes $300 seat fee and $150 application fee
    • $300 Seat Fee is deducted from Student’s first tuition payment

Assuming an average course load, tuition cost per term is $5,916

By selecting to take more or fewer courses per term, costs will be updated accordingly. A typical course is 3 credits. Students must complete 120 study credits.

Total program tuition may vary based on actual credit transfers and course equivalencies.

*As of 2024. Please note that tuition and fees are subject to change.

Tuition Payment and Rate Information

Changes to tuition rates will be announced at least three months before the start of the term to which they apply. 

Arrangements for payment of tuition must be made at least two weeks before the start of each term (please see the Academic Schedule for deadlines). Monthly payment arrangements can also be made. 

For further information about tuition, fees and payment methods, please contact Yorkville University’s Bursar’s Office at 1-888-886-1882.

Please contact an Admissions Advisor to learn more about financial aid options.

Total Cost (including Application and Seat Fees) is $59,610*

*Note: Total program cost may be reduced when applying applicable transfer credits. Costs below assumes full Program Cost without applicable transfer credits applied. The cost does not include textbooks, expendable supplies, equipment, and resource fees. To understand your specific Program Cost, please speak with an advisor.

  • BBA Tuition: $59,160
  • Cost per credit: $493
  • Program cost includes $300 seat fee and $150 application fee
    • $300 Seat Fee is deducted from Student’s first tuition payment

Assuming an average course load, tuition cost per term is $5,916

By selecting to take more or fewer courses per term, costs will be updated accordingly. A typical course is 3 credits. Students must complete 120 study credits.

Total program tuition may vary based on actual credit transfers and course equivalencies.

*As of September 2023. Please note that tuition and fees are subject to change.

Tuition Payment and Rate Information

For further information about tuition, fees and payment methods, please contact Yorkville University’s Bursar’s Office at 1-888-886-1882.

Please contact an Admissions Advisor to learn more about financial aid options.

Please note that costs do not include other fees such as the $150 application fee, $300 registration deposit, textbooks, expendable supplies, equipment, and resource fees.

For further information about tuition, fees and payment methods, please contact Yorkville University’s Bursar’s Office at 1-888-886-1882.

Tuition rates are confirmed three months prior to the start of each term.

Total Cost (including Application and Seat Fees) is $77,610*

*Note: Total program cost may be reduced when applying applicable transfer credits. Costs below assumes full Program Cost without applicable transfer credits applied. The cost does not include textbooks, expendable supplies, equipment, and resource fees. To understand your specific Program Cost, please speak with an advisor.

  • BBA Tuition: $71,160
  • Cost per credit: $643
  • Program cost includes $300 seat fee and $150 application fee
    • $300 Seat Fee is deducted from Student’s first tuition payment

Assuming an average course load, tuition cost per term is $7,716

By selecting to take more or fewer courses per term, costs will be updated accordingly. A typical course is 3 credits. Students must complete 120 study credits.

Total program tuition may vary based on actual credit transfers and course equivalencies.

*As of September 2023. Please note that tuition and fees are subject to change.

 

Tuition Payment and Rate Information

Changes to tuition rates will be announced at least three months before the start of the term to which they apply. 

Arrangements for payment of tuition must be made at least two weeks before the start of each term (please see the Academic Schedule for deadlines). Monthly payment arrangements can also be made. 

For further information about tuition, fees and payment methods, please contact Yorkville University’s Bursar’s Office at 1-888-886-1882.

Please contact an Admissions Advisor to learn more about financial aid options.

Partnerships

Learn more about Yorkville University’s partnerships and how they can save you money and help you graduate faster.

Specializations

Tailor your business education to your aspirations with Yorkville University’s BBA program. Explore our diverse specializations, including accounting and project management, to chart a personalized path for your career success.

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FAQ

Our career-focused bachelor’s degree program prepares you to launch your business career in as few as 2.5 years.

You will graduate with the professional knowledge, skills and designation prerequisites that employers value.

For the majority of students, the Bachelor of Business Administration On-Campus program allows a faster route to earning employment income after graduation.

International students may also be eligible to work part time up to 20 hours per week in Canada during study period or 30 hours per week during study break.

Students can use an approved term break to study year-round instead of having an academic term off.

Yorkville University operates year-round and has four academic terms and intake periods starting in January, April, July and October.

If you have previous post-secondary education, you can also apply to transfer credits from past college or university courses towards completion of the program, which can further shorten your study time.

The Bachelor of Business Administration On-Campus program fees depend on whether you are an international or domestic student. Please see here for current tuition rates.

Yorkville University is committed to helping you evaluate different financial aid options and payment schedules. Please contact an Admissions Advisor for more information.

Most on campus students work part time – our degree programs offer the flexibility they need to study at home, at work or while travelling. Some on campus courses may also be substituted with online courses for additional flexibility in class schedule.

For many of our online degree programs, our students are older and are experienced professionals with work and family responsibilities.

Yorkville University is officially approved by the governments of New Brunswick, Ontario and British Columbia to offer degree programs.

The application process depends on whether you are an international or domestic student. Please see here for more information.

If you are an international student, a study permit must be obtained before classes start. The study permit can be applied for online, at a Canadian consular office abroad, or in Canada. Please see here for more information.

Most students in the Bachelor of Business Administration On-Campus program are international students aged 18 to 25 years old. A small average class size of 20 students fosters participation and teamwork. Yorkville University encourages applications from all countries.

Our Vancouver campus offers all four Bachelor of Business Administration On-Campus specializations – Accounting, Energy Management, Project Management and Supply Chain Management – plus the General stream for students who do not wish to specialize.

Our Toronto campus offers the Bachelor of Business Administration On-Campus program in Project Management. Please see here for more information on specialization options.

Yes, you may be able to substitute Bachelor of Business Administration On-Campus courses for certain Bachelor of Business Administration Online courses.

However, for international students who would like to apply for a Post-Graduation Work Permit (PGWP) in Canada, more than 50 percent of total courses must continuously be taken on campus with full-time student status. Please contact an Admissions Advisor for more information.

The Bachelor of Business Administration On-Campus program was designed to help you fulfill many of the prerequisites to apply for certification to become a Chartered Professional Accountant, Payroll Compliance Practitioner, Certified Payroll Manager, Certified Associate in Project Management and Project Management Professional, and FortisBC Energy Specialist. Please contact an Admissions Advisor for more information.

Please contact an Admissions Advisor for more information on the minimum English language requirements.

Yorkville University offers several options for applicants who do not meet the minimum English language requirements for admission eligibility. Please contact an Admissions Advisor for more information.

Unfortunately, we do not offer housing accommodation on campus. However, several resources are available for students to search for off-campus options. Please contact an Admissions Advisor for more information.

Please note that below are approximate estimates in Canadian dollars (CAD). Each student will need to evaluate their own unique costs and budget accordingly.

Estimated Monthly Living Expenses:

  • Housing $500-$1,200
  • Food $200-$400
  • Transportation $130-$200
  • Entertainment $100-$200
  • Phone $70-$100

Total Monthly Budget $1,000-$2,100

Several scholarships are offered by Yorkville University, but only domestic students are eligible to apply. Please see here for more information.

Yorkville University is committed to helping you evaluate different financial aid options and payment schedules. Please contact an Admissions Advisor for more information.

Only domestic students can apply to Canadian provincial student loan programs such as the Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP) or StudentAid BC.

Yorkville University is committed to helping you evaluate different financial aid options and payment schedules. Please contact an Admissions Advisor for more information.

If you can’t find your questions addressed on this web page, please contact an Admissions Advisor.

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