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Program Requirements

Business administration

Students who have graduated from, or are in their last semester of, a two-year diploma in business administration or three-year diploma in business management offered by College of the North Atlantic may apply for advanced standing into the bachelor of business administration program offered by Grenfell Campus. Click on the Transfer Students tab for more information.

Bachelor of Business Administration

The bachelor of business administration degree at Grenfell Campus is designed to deliver a comprehensive foundation in the fundamental areas of business and decision making. The business degree requires the completion of 120 credit hours. Candidates for graduation must achieve a grade point average of at least 2.5 and an average of at least 60% on those 120 credit hours.

  1. ECON 1010 and 1020
  2. 6 credit hours in first-year English (ENGL 1110 recommended)
  3. MATH 1052 or 1000, and STAT 2500
  4. BUSN 1010, 1020, 2020, 2100, 2110, 2200, 2250, 2300, 2310, 3010, 3030, 3300, 3410, 3500, 3600, 4010, 4040, and 4070
  5. At least 15 credit hours but not more than 24 credit hours chosen from business electives
  6. At least 24 credit hours but not more than 33 credit hours, chosen from electives other than those listed in business electives to make up the total 120 credit hours required for the degree.

Students enrolled in the bachelor of business administration program are not required to complete a minor program; however, students may choose to pursue a minor in other academic units (where minor programs exist) with the permission of that academic unit. Students are advised to refer to the requirements for the chosen minor program as set forth in the university calendar, and it is recommended that students seek academic advice when planning their programs.

NEW: Download this fillable, savable PDF document to help keep track of your degree progress:BBA_Advising_Guide_2017-2018.pdf. As you complete each semester, update your guide and make sure you have it available when you see your professors for advising.


Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours)

The bachelor of business administration (honours) signifies superior academic achievement.

  1. To be considered for an honours degree, a candidate must so indicate on the University's official application for graduation. Additional information is available from the Office of the Registrar.
  2. A candidate for the bachelor of business administration (honours) shall:
    1. comply with all regulations governing the general degree of bachelor of business administration
    2. obtain a minimum overall average of 75% in the courses prescribed in points 4 and 5 above, and
    3. obtain a minimum overall grade point average of 3.25 in the 120 credit hours required for the degree.
  3. Candidates are not permitted to repeat or substitute courses for the purpose of meeting these criteria.
  4. A declared candidate for an honours degree who fails to fulfill the conditions of clause 2 but fulfills the requirements for a general degree shall be awarded the general degree of business administration.


Business Minor

The minor in business at Grenfell Campus requires the completion of 24 credit hours as follows. Note: course prerequisites to all business courses will apply to the business minor.

  1. BUSN 1010 and 1020
  2. 9 credit hours in BUSN courses at the 2000 level
  3. 9 credit hours in BUSN courses at the 3000 level or above​

Chair, Business Administration

Grenfell Campus, Memorial University of Newfoundland
20 University Drive, Corner Brook, NL
A2H 5G4 , Canada

Office:
Phone: (709) 639-4600
Email: lkendall@grenfell.mun.ca