• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 24 months


This Business program at Centennial College is a perfect credential for:

  • Building a resume for application to most entry-level business positions.
  • Developing a foundation for a longer academic career in an area of specialty, such as management/leadership, marketing, human resources, international business or operations and supply chain.
  • Learning about a variety of industries and job sectors.

This business program allows you to develop a solid grounding in contemporary concepts, theories and business practices that are related to the functional areas of the business enterprise. You will study accounting, business communications, customer service, business computer applications, human resources management, marketing principles, organizational behavior, business ethics, Canadian business law, project management, microeconomics and operations management so you can discover your perfect career fit.

To ensure you are ready for the modern business environment, you will engage in experiential learning through teamwork, case studies or projects, hands-on use of business technologies, research and role-plays or simulations. This program will help you develop the transferrable employment skills employers seek, the abilities you need to enter, remain and progress in the world of work.  You will develop your ability to communicate, manage information, use numbers, think and solve problems, demonstrate positive attitudes and behaviours, be responsible, be adaptable, work safely, learn continuously, work with others and participate in projects and tasks.


  • Canadian Institute of Management (CIM)
  • Canadian Professional Sales Association (CPSA)
  • Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Certification

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Business Fundamentals
  • College Communication 
  • Applied Business Software 
  • General Education Elective
  • Mathematics of Finance I - E
  • Principles of Marketing

                                                                                                                                                              English Language Requirements

                                                                                                                                                              You only need to take one of these language tests:

                                                                                                                                                              • Minimum required score:


                                                                                                                                                                The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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                                                                                                                                                                The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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                                                                                                                                                                The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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                                                                                                                                                                PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. Delivered and marked by computer, it reports on a scale between 10 and 90.

                                                                                                                                                              Academic Requirements

                                                                                                                                                              General Requirements

                                                                                                                                                              Academic Requirements
                                                                                                                                                              • Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent, or mature student status (19 years or older)
                                                                                                                                                              • English Grade 12 C or U, or equivalent (minimum grade required) or take the Centennial College English Skills Assessment for Admission
                                                                                                                                                              • Mathematics Grade 11 or 12 C, M or U, or equivalent (minimum grade required) or take a Centennial College Math Skills Assessment for Admission
                                                                                                                                                              Additional Requirements
                                                                                                                                                              • Students will be placed in the appropriate English level based on skills assessment results. This may lead to additional courses and require extra time and fees.

                                                                                                                                                              Tuition Fee

                                                                                                                                                              • International

                                                                                                                                                                13283 CAD/year
                                                                                                                                                                Tuition Fee
                                                                                                                                                                Based on the original amount of 13283 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.
                                                                                                                                                              • National

                                                                                                                                                                2935 CAD/year
                                                                                                                                                                Tuition Fee
                                                                                                                                                                Based on the original amount of 2935 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.
                                                                                                                                                              We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

                                                                                                                                                              Living costs for Toronto

                                                                                                                                                              • 1502 - 2570 CAD/month
                                                                                                                                                                Living Costs

                                                                                                                                                              The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


                                                                                                                                                              Check the programme website for information about funding options.

                                                                                                                                                              Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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                                                                                                                                                              Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, Studyportals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.


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