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School of Business


Stand out from the crowd in today’s competitive business landscape by combining the strong foundational knowledge of a traditional B.B.A. with focused, practical courses and experience in a relevant field within the business world.

Graduate with the training and knowledge needed to understand how to manage money, investments, and assets. This specialization provides B.B.A. students with a strong foundation in financial planning, investment management, and corporate finance.

Graduating students who have fulfilled the requirements for a Bachelor of Business Administration may apply for a Specialization in Finance if they have successfully completed the following 5.5 credits with a minimum grade of 65% in each and an overall average of at least 70%:

  • 2.0 ADMN credits from ADMN 3200H, 3221H, 3321H, 3700H, 4300H, or 4700H
  • 2.0 ECON credits consisting of ECON 2000H, 3000H, 3020H, and 3200H
  • 1.0 MATH credit from MATH 1005H, 1110H, 1120H, 1350H, or 1550H
  • 0.5 credit from ADMN 3250H, ADMN 3550H, COIS 3510H, ECON 3120H, ECON 3400H, ECON 4200H, or MATH 3350H

Program Coordinator

K. Collins, BA (Western), MA (Queen’s), PhD (Ottawa), LLM (Western), CPA, CGA

Degrees Offered:

  • B.B.A.


  • Peterborough

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Resume Boosters:

  • 100 hours of hands-on professional experience completing internships with business sector companies and organizations
  • Network with industry experts and organizations through the Prosperity Business Tradeshow and Global Entrepreneurship Week
  • Compete in local and national business competitions, including Jeux du Commerce, Pitch It, Durham Ideas Den, and Bears’ Lair
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Career Paths:

Career Opportunities

  • Financial Analyst
  • Investment Banker
  • Consultant
  • Financial Advisor
  • Financial Planner
  • Investor Relations Associate
  • Credit Analyst

Admission Requirements

Ontario Secondary School Requirements:

  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD)
  • A minimum of six Grade 12 4U or 4M courses, including program specific prerequisites
  • A minimum 70% overall final average (unless otherwise specified)
  • ENG 4U with a minimum of 60%

Program Requirements:

  • A 4U Math
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