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Ontario College Diploma

Business

Duration

2 yrs (4 semesters)

Location

Davis Campus

(Brampton)

Hazel McCallion Campus

(Mississauga)

For the Fall 2021 semester, this program will be delivered through a hybrid model that combines remote and in-person learning. View details on delivery modes for all programs.

For the Spring/Summer 2021 semester, this program will be delivered entirely through remote learning. View delivery modes for all programs.

A great overview of the business field and its possibilities.

Program Overview

Exceptional educators

Our professors are not only outstanding teachers, but also successful business people who are highly experienced in their respective fields. Through their connections in the business world, they are able to enhance your education by bringing in real-world examples of business issues.

Things you'll learn

Through practical, hands-on classroom activities, you’ll learn to make business decisions, plan, work with a team, use business computer applications and write effective business correspondence. The first year will provide you with a solid grounding in business fundamentals, and the second year will allow you to specialize, taking courses that meet your particular career interests and goals.

Sheridan Business Career Fair

You’ll have an opportunity to network with prospective employers, distribute your résumé and learn about local career opportunities at the annual Sheridan Business Career Fair. Recruiters from more than 50 top-level local and national employers regularly attend this event.

Your Business diploma program will cover such topics as:

  • Analysis of the business environment
  • Managing a business
  • Marketing
  • Accounting
  • Human resources
  • Finance
  • Business Information Systems

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Faculty

Pilon School of Business

Designation

Ontario College Diploma

Duration

2 yrs (4 semesters)

Location

Davis Campus

7899 McLaughlin Road,  Brampton

Hazel McCallion Campus

4180 Duke of York Boulevard,  Mississauga


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Program Summary

Degree Entrance Scholarship Available

Once you’ve applied for admission to this program, we’ll automatically consider you for this award.

International Student?

This program is part of our new two-year graduate certificate bundles! You may be able to qualify for a three-year post-grad work permit.

Courses

Creative, innovative learning is at the core of all Sheridan’s courses. Here are the courses you’ll take in this program.

  • CODETITLECREDITS
    ACCG 16971Introductory Accounting 13
    MKTG 19439Marketing 13
    HRMT 16127Human Resource Management 13
    MATH 16269Business Mathematics 13
    APPL 19402Computer Applications for Business3
     General Education Course (Open)3
    Total:18
  • CODE TITLE CREDITS
    ECON 13936 Microeconomics 3
    FINA 11079 Finance 3
    COMM 12423 Business Communications 3
    INFO 10514 Using Business Information Systems 3
      Business Elective 3
      General Education Course (Open) 3
    Total: 18
  • CODE TITLE CREDITS
    ECON 22358G Macroeconomics 3
    COMM 28883         Reports and Presentations 3
    MGMT 28081 Project Management in Business 3
      Business Elective 3
      Business Elective 3
      Business Elective              3
    Total: 18
  • CODE TITLE CREDITS
    BUSM 29845 Business Policy 3
    BUSM 25436 Operations Management 3
    BUSM 13551 The Professional Edge 3
      Business Elective              3
      Business Elective 3

    Choose one of the following:

    CODE TITLE CREDITS
    BUSM 14717 Marketing Ethics and Law 3
    LAWS 20799 Finance and Investment Law
    BUSM 25540 Accounting Law 3
    Total: 18
  • CODE TITLE CREDITS
    ACCG 17937  Introductory Accounting 2 3
    ACCG 20009 Fundamentals of Payroll Accounting
    ACCG 20478 Cost and Managerial Accounting 1B 3
    ACCG 21627 Intermediate Accounting 1A 3
    ACCG 21646 Intermediate Accounting 1B 3
    ACCG 23626 Cost and Managerial Accounting 1A 3
    ACCG 29798 Human Resource Finance and Accounting 3
    ACCG 34780 Taxation 1 3
    ADVG 20905 Marketing Promotion Management 3
    APPL 23727 Computer Application Fin Management 1 3
    APPL 25360 Accounting Software Applications 3
    APPL 30275 Taxation Software Applications 3
    BUSM 14717 Marketing Ethics & Law 3
    BUSM 24310 Business Creativity and Innovation 3
    BUSM 25288 Leadership Development 3
    BUSM 25540 Business Law for Accountants
    BUSM 27721 Payroll Fundamentals 3
    BUSM 34074 Entrepreneurship 3
    FINA 20146  Introduction to Corp Responsibility 3
    FINA 21048 Corporate Finance 1A 3
    FINA 22289 Marketing Financial Analysis 3
    FINA 23431 Professional Conduct and Practices 3
    FINA 25444 Selling Financial Services 3
    FINA 27017 Consumer Credit 3
    FINA 28027 Corporate Finance 1B
    FINA 30016 Insurance 3
    FINA 30497 Investment 1 3
    FINA 34780 Investment 2 3
    FINA 36675  Financial Statement Analysis  3
    HRMT 15655  Human Resource Management 2
    HRMT 26367 HR Metrics  3
    HRMT 30145 Occupational Health & Safety 3
    HRMT 31606  Human Resource Research Methods 3
    HRMT 31944  Fundamentals of Training & Development 3
    HRMT 33111  Organizational Behaviour 3
    HRMT 33166  Performance Management 3
    HRMT 33258  Communication & Mediation 3
    HRMT 35215 Topics in Employment Law & Diversity Management 3
    HRMT 36717  Computer Applications in HR Management 3
    HRMT 37560 Recruitment & Selection 3
    INFO 31787  Accounting Information Systems 3
    LAWS 20799  Finance and Investment Law 3
    MATH 29875  Statistical Methods/Analysis 3
    MKTG 10625 Marketing 2 3
    MKTG 20261 Digital Platforms 1 3
    MKTG 20480 Customer Relationship Management 3
    MKTG 25586 Visual Communication Technology 3
    MKTG 27583 Marketing Analysis & Planning 3
    SALE 24565 Professional Selling 3
    SALE 37725 Sales Account Management

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Faculty

Pilon School of Business

Designation

Ontario College Diploma

Duration

2 yrs (4 semesters)

Location

Davis Campus

7899 McLaughlin Road,  Brampton

Hazel McCallion Campus

4180 Duke of York Boulevard,  Mississauga


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Program Summary

Admission Requirements

Program Eligibility

Ontario Secondary School Diploma or equivalent, including these required courses:

  • One English, Grade 12 (ENG4C or ENG4U), minimum 60%

plus

  • Mathematics, Grade 12 (C or U) or mathematics, Grade 11 (M or U*) *MBF3C does not meet this requirement.
  • Minimum 65% overall average

or

Mature student status.

Applicant Selection

Eligible applicants are selected on the basis of previous academic achievement (the average of their six highest senior-level credits, including required courses).

Applicants who do not meet the admission requirements for this program will be assessed and advised individually and may be considered for other, related programs.

Transferring from an Ontario College

Business students who have successfully completed one or two years of their program can easily transfer their credits to another college in the province. A system-wide agreement is in place at Sheridan and other colleges, permitting students to transfer among all college business programs across Ontario. The agreement means that business students in programs such as Business General, Human Resources, Accounting and Marketing will receive full credit for their completed courses. Given the high enrolment of business programs, these pathways provide additional flexibility for a significant number of students. Interested students should apply at ontariocolleges.ca using the appropriate program entry level at the new college. For more information, email infosheridan@sheridancollege.ca

Course Exemptions

Many courses within the Business programs are eligible for Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition (PLAR). Students with experiential learning may be able to challenge certain courses. In addition, certain College or University credits may permit course exemptions. The Office of the Registrar can provide information on how to apply for course exemptions.

Program Duration

Program duration for September starts is two academic years. Program duration for January starts is 16 months continuous.

English Language Proficiency

All applicants whose first language is not English must meet Sheridan’s English proficiency requirements.

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Faculty

Pilon School of Business

Designation

Ontario College Diploma

Duration

2 yrs (4 semesters)

Location

Davis Campus

7899 McLaughlin Road,  Brampton

Hazel McCallion Campus

4180 Duke of York Boulevard,  Mississauga


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Program Summary

Career Opportunities

As a graduate of our Business program, you'll be ready for a career in any number of businesses.

Graduates of this program typically pursue employment in the following fields:

  • Entrepreneur
  • Business Owner
  • Managing family-owned businesses
  • Sales Representative
  • Customer Service Manager
  • Office Manager
  • Business Coordinator

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Faculty

Pilon School of Business

Designation

Ontario College Diploma

Duration

2 yrs (4 semesters)

Location

Davis Campus

7899 McLaughlin Road,  Brampton

Hazel McCallion Campus

4180 Duke of York Boulevard,  Mississauga


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Program Summary

Co-op

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Faculty

Pilon School of Business

Designation

Ontario College Diploma

Duration

2 yrs (4 semesters)

Location

Davis Campus

7899 McLaughlin Road,  Brampton

Hazel McCallion Campus

4180 Duke of York Boulevard,  Mississauga


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Program Summary

Degree Completion

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If you have a diploma or advanced diploma in business, you may be eligible for one of our “Degree Completion” programs.

Take advantage of this unique opportunity to apply your diploma credits toward a Sheridan degree.

Degree Completion allows you to:

✔ Build on your diploma
✔ Get your degree in less time
✔ Advance your career

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Faculty

Pilon School of Business

Designation

Ontario College Diploma

Duration

2 yrs (4 semesters)

Location

Davis Campus

7899 McLaughlin Road,  Brampton

Hazel McCallion Campus

4180 Duke of York Boulevard,  Mississauga


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Program Summary

Learning Outcomes

  • Identify and discuss the impact of global issues on an organization's business opportunities by using an environmental scan.
  • Apply principles of corporate sustainability, corporate social responsibility and ethics to support an organization's business initiatives.
  • Use current concepts/systems and technologies to support an organization's business initiatives.
  • Apply basic research skills to support business decision making.
  • Support the planning, implementation and monitoring of projects.
  • Perform work in compliance with relevant statutes, regulations and business practices.
  • Explain the role of the human resource function and its impact on an organization.
  • Use accounting and financial principles to support the operations of an organization.
  • Describe and apply marketing and sales concepts used to support the operations of an organization.
  • Outline principles of supply chain management and operations management.
  • Outline and assess the components of a business plan.
  • Develop strategies for ongoing personal and professional development to enhance work performance in the business field.

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Faculty

Pilon School of Business

Designation

Ontario College Diploma

Duration

2 yrs (4 semesters)

Location

Davis Campus

7899 McLaughlin Road,  Brampton

Hazel McCallion Campus

4180 Duke of York Boulevard,  Mississauga


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Program Summary

Internship

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Faculty

Pilon School of Business

Designation

Ontario College Diploma

Duration

2 yrs (4 semesters)

Location

Davis Campus

7899 McLaughlin Road,  Brampton

Hazel McCallion Campus

4180 Duke of York Boulevard,  Mississauga


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Program Summary

Program Fees

Fees shown here are estimates only. Fees are in Canadian dollars and include tuition, health insurance and ancillary charges.

The fees shown here are for the 2021–2022 academic year, and are subject to change. The fees displayed are for the first two (2) academic terms of study at Sheridan unless otherwise noted; fees for subsequent terms are not reflected on this website.

Program Fees

Fees for this program are paid to the University of Toronto Mississauga.

Program Fees

Fees for this program are paid to Brock University.

Program Fees

Fees shown here are estimates only. Fees are in Canadian dollars and include tuition, health insurance and ancillary charges.

For Canadian Students

The fees shown here are for the 2021-2022 academic year, and are subject to change. The fees displayed are for the first two (2) academic terms of study at Sheridan unless otherwise noted; fees for subsequent terms are not reflected on this website. For English Language Studies, depending on your level placement, your program completion time may differ.

For International Students

The fees shown here are for Fall 2021, and are subject to change. The English Language Studies program is offered to international students in 7-week sessions. The fees displayed are for each 7-week session and include tuition and health insurance. Depending on your level placement, your program completion time may differ.

Fees For Canadian Students

Fees for Canadian students

$4,198.75
Fees for International Students

Fees for International students

$17,989.75

Financial Aid & Awards

Your education is a big investment, and we're here to help! Keep an eye on our Financial Aid & Awards page for regular updates, and check out these important links:

All new international students beginning their studies in the Fall 2021 or Winter 2022 semesters will receive an entrance scholarship ranging from $1,000 to $2,000.

Sheridan Degree Entrance Scholarship

Sheridan is pleased to provide an entrance scholarship in the amount of $1,000 to select applicants in this degree program. View Sheridan Degree Entrance Scholarship details for eligibility criteria and more.

Sheridan Degree Entrance Scholarship

Sheridan is pleased to provide an entrance scholarship in the amount of $1,500 to select applicants in this degree program. View Sheridan Degree Entrance Scholarship details for eligibility criteria and more.

Sheridan Degree Entrance Scholarship

Sheridan is pleased to provide an entrance scholarship in the amount of $2,500 to select applicants in this degree program. View Sheridan Degree Entrance Scholarship details for eligibility criteria and more.

Bursaries for Grade 12 Students Pursuing Studies Toward a Career in Law

The annual Bursary Program for grade 12 students pursuing careers in the justice sector at an Ontario university or college is now open! Bursaries are offered by the Association of Justices of the Peace of Ontario (AJPO), the Association of Ontario Judges (AOJ) and the Ontario Superior Court Judges’ Association (OSCJA). Each association offers one bursary per year in each of their judicial regions for a total of 22 bursaries province-wide!

Applications close on May 26. Spread the word to students! Visit the Bursary web page for more information.

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Faculty

Pilon School of Business

Designation

Ontario College Diploma

Duration

2 yrs (4 semesters)

Location

Davis Campus

7899 McLaughlin Road,  Brampton

Hazel McCallion Campus

4180 Duke of York Boulevard,  Mississauga


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Program Summary

Frequently Asked Questions

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Faculty

Pilon School of Business

Designation

Ontario College Diploma

Duration

2 yrs (4 semesters)

Location

Davis Campus

7899 McLaughlin Road,  Brampton

Hazel McCallion Campus

4180 Duke of York Boulevard,  Mississauga


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Program Summary

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Faculty

Pilon School of Business

Designation

Ontario College Diploma

Duration

2 yrs (4 semesters)

Location

Davis Campus

7899 McLaughlin Road,  Brampton

Hazel McCallion Campus

4180 Duke of York Boulevard,  Mississauga


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Program Summary

Financial Planning Certification

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Faculty

Pilon School of Business

Designation

Ontario College Diploma

Duration

2 yrs (4 semesters)

Location

Davis Campus

7899 McLaughlin Road,  Brampton

Hazel McCallion Campus

4180 Duke of York Boulevard,  Mississauga


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Program Summary

Professional Sales Certificate

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Faculty

Pilon School of Business

Designation

Ontario College Diploma

Duration

2 yrs (4 semesters)

Location

Davis Campus

7899 McLaughlin Road,  Brampton

Hazel McCallion Campus

4180 Duke of York Boulevard,  Mississauga


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Program Summary

Program Transition

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Faculty

Pilon School of Business

Designation

Ontario College Diploma

Duration

2 yrs (4 semesters)

Location

Davis Campus

7899 McLaughlin Road,  Brampton

Hazel McCallion Campus

4180 Duke of York Boulevard,  Mississauga


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Program Summary

Earn your Masters degree

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Faculty

Pilon School of Business

Designation

Ontario College Diploma

Duration

2 yrs (4 semesters)

Location

Davis Campus

7899 McLaughlin Road,  Brampton

Hazel McCallion Campus

4180 Duke of York Boulevard,  Mississauga


Helpful links

Program Summary

Transfer Opportunities

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Faculty

Pilon School of Business

Designation

Ontario College Diploma

Duration

2 yrs (4 semesters)

Location

Davis Campus

7899 McLaughlin Road,  Brampton

Hazel McCallion Campus

4180 Duke of York Boulevard,  Mississauga


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Program Summary

Clinical Placements

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Faculty

Pilon School of Business

Designation

Ontario College Diploma

Duration

2 yrs (4 semesters)

Location

Davis Campus

7899 McLaughlin Road,  Brampton

Hazel McCallion Campus

4180 Duke of York Boulevard,  Mississauga


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Program Summary

Articulation Agreements

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Faculty

Pilon School of Business

Designation

Ontario College Diploma

Duration

2 yrs (4 semesters)

Location

Davis Campus

7899 McLaughlin Road,  Brampton

Hazel McCallion Campus

4180 Duke of York Boulevard,  Mississauga


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Program Summary

Program Mission

Our mission is to utilize harmonious, comprehensive and specialized training to empower our learners with the knowledge, skills and attitude required to demonstrate the Professional Competencies for Canadian Pharmacy Technicians at Entry to Practice.

Program Vision

Our vision is to graduate highly-skilled life-long learners who uphold professional integrity and promote quality and safety in practice.

Critical Performance Statement

Upon graduation, students in Sheridan’s Pharmacy Technician diploma program will have demonstrated the ability to pursue the career of pharmacy technician and to practice safely in a community or hospital while adhering to the scope of practice for pharmacy technicians.

Program availability

Ontario College Diploma

Part-time Program code: PBUSP

Ontario College Diploma
Start date Campus Status
Sep 2021 Davis Campus (Brampton) Available
Sep 2021 Hazel McCallion Campus (Mississauga) Available
Jan 2022 Davis Campus (Brampton) Available
Jan 2022 Hazel McCallion Campus (Mississauga) Available
May 2022 Davis Campus (Brampton) Available
May 2022 Hazel McCallion Campus (Mississauga) Available

Ontario College Diploma

Full-time 2 years Program code: PBUSS

Ontario College Diploma
Start date Campus Status
Sep 2021 Davis Campus (Brampton) Available
Sep 2021 Hazel McCallion Campus (Mississauga) Available
Jan 2022 Davis Campus (Brampton) Available
Jan 2022 Hazel McCallion Campus (Mississauga) Available

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