Program requirements for both the BBA and the Business Minor programs at Grenfell Campus differ from Business program requirements on Memorial's St. John's campus. If you have any questions about these differences, please feel free to contact the Office of the Registrar or the Program Chair.
Bachelor of Business Administration 2015-2016
New program regulations for the Grenfell Campus BBA were recently approved by Memorial University's Senate, and are effective immediately. If you have already started your BBA at Grenfell Campus, we have a clear pathway for your degree completion.
The BBA degree at Grenfell Campus is designed to deliver a comprehensive foundation in the fundamental areas of business and decision making.
- The BBA 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.
a) ECON 2010 and 2020
b) 6 credit hours in first-year ENGL
c) MATH 1000 and STAT 2500
d) BUSN 1010, 1020, 2020, 2100, 2110, 2200, 2250, 2300, 2310, 3010, 3030, 3300, 3410, 3500, 3600,
4010, 4040, and 4070
e) At least 15 credit hours but not more than 24 credit hours chosen from Table 2 Business Electives
f) At least 24 credit hours but not more than 33 credit hours, chosen from elective other than those
listed in Table 2 Business Electives (below), to make up the total 120 credit hours required for the
Students enrolled in the BBA 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 program.
Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours) 2015-2016
The BBA (Honours) signifies superior academic achievement.
- 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.
- A candidate for the BBA (Honours) shall:
a) comply with all regulations governing the General Degree of Bachelor of Business Administration
b) obtain a minimum overall average of 75% in the courses prescribed in 1.d) and e) above, and
c) obtain a minimum overall grade point average of 3.25 in the 120 credit hours required for the degree
- Candidates are not permitted ot repeat or substitute courses for the purpose of meeting these criteria.
- 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 BBA.
Download a BBA advising guide here and use it to keep track of your degree progress.
If you have already begun your BBA program at Grenfell Campus and will be transitioning to the new program regulations, download a BBA advising guide for transition students here. This guide shows which BUSI and BUSN courses are considered equivalent at Grenfell Campus.
Minor in Business
The Minor in Business at Grenfell Campus requires the completion of 24 credit hours as follows. Note that course prerequisites to all Business courses will apply to the Business Minor.
- BUSN 1010 and 1020
- 9 credit hours in BUSN courses at the 2000 level
- 9 credit hours in BUSN courses at the 3000 level or above
Table 1 Recommended BBA Curriculum
2 courses 1000-level ENGL
9 credit hours in electives
6 credit hours in electives
12 credit hours in electives
21 credit hours in electives
Table 2 Business Electives
|| NOTE that students who have completed BUSI 2400, 2700, 7050, and/or 7600 prior to the 2015-2016 academic year will be permitted to substitute these courses as Table 2 Business Electives.|