Learn from the best in the business.

Whether you want to work for a company or start your own, a business education from Sheridan’s Pilon School of Business lays the foundation for a successful business career.

You’ll learn about all areas of business, specialize in the one that interests you most, and be armed with real-world experience so you’re ready for any opportunities that come your way.

Need help deciding what area of business is the best fit for you?

Business Program Highlights

Specialty/Area of Study

In addition to learning fundamental business skills, you can also develop expertise in a particular area of business that interests you the most.

Choose from any of the following areas of study:

September, January & May start dates

Hazel McCallion Campus (Mississauga),
Davis Campus (Brampton)

Honours Baccalaureate Degree,

Accounting students meeting in a classroom


Accounting has become more than dollars and cents. Companies need accounting professionals who think big and find meaningful solutions to keep pace with their business model. Do you fit the bill?

Advertising-Marketing Communications students looking at a computer


Help companies promote their products, services and brands in ways that are creative, clever and convincing.

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Be the engine that drives every facet of business. Whether it’s investing, borrowing, budgeting, forecasting or saving, you’ll learn how to see the big financial picture and know the right move to make next.

General Business

Developing skills in all areas of business can open the door to countless opportunities — whether you’re looking to start your own company, want to work in management or are still uncertain of your future career path.

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Human Resources

Want to make your presence felt at every level of a company? Today’s HR professionals are major influencers in the business world, from shaping strategy to maximizing productivity and everything in between.

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Marketing isn’t just about promotions and ads. Learn how to build a marketing plan through marketing research, marketing strategy and working in tandem with all areas of a business.

Office Administration

Businesses rely on their office administrators to handle a wide range of tasks that keep things running smoothly and efficiently. Develop skills in computer software, communications, finance, billing and other areas that will make you an asset in any office environment.

Supply Chain

Are you a big-picture thinker who enjoys solving problems? In the exciting and fast-growing field of Supply Chain Management, you’ll oversee the flow of materials throughout the production process, from dirt to shirt.

Flexible Pathways

Interested in studying business but not sure which field you want to specialize in?

We understand it isn’t easy to know what you want to do for the rest of your life. That’s why many of our business programs are extremely flexible. Some have common courses to give you time to identify your passions and strengths.

Contact us to find out more.

Coming to Campus

All of Sheridan's business courses are taught at our state-of-the-art Hazel McCallion Campus, conveniently located in the heart of Mississauga.

An exciting, multicultural hub, some of Sheridan's business courses are taught at our Davis Campus. Located in Brampton, Davis is our largest campus.

Gain Real-World Experience

At Sheridan, hands-on experience isn’t just limited to the classroom.

You may also get experience working in the field through a co-op or work term.

“The best part of being a PSB student is the supportive community. The professors are the perfect combination of knowledge and experience, and the program coordinators, advisors and support staff are accommodating and always available to guide you.”

– Annie Waqas

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Yes! Graduates of Sheridan’s Bachelor of Business Administration degree programs are eligible to apply to master’s level studies, similar to degree graduates from other postsecondary institutions. In fact, Sheridan Bachelor of Business Administration graduates have successfully applied and been accepted into a variety of master’s level studies.

    Just remember, admission requirements for master’s level studies can vary by institution and you’ll still need to meet those requirements in order to be accepted.

  • Taking a full course load of five courses or more can typically be balanced with part-time work responsibilities.

    However, we don’t recommend studying full-time while also working full-time, as it is very difficult to balance the demands of both.

  • Yes, you can! Sheridan’s degree completion program provides pathways into the Pilon School of Business’ Honours Bachelor of Business Administration degrees for graduates of 14 different diploma or advanced diploma programs. You’ll get significant credit for courses you completed in your diploma, allowing you to complete your degree sooner.

  • Yes! All baccalaureate degrees offered by Ontario’s Colleges of Applied Arts and Technology (CAAT) are subject to the same requirements and quality assurances as those offered by Ontario’s Institutes of Technology & Advanced Learning (ITAL).

    Sheridan’s Bachelor of Business Administration degrees were initially quality-assured by the Postsecondary Education Quality Assessment Board (PEQAB) in 2014. They were re-assessed this year (2021) by a panel of independent subject matter experts and were renewed for another seven years.

  • Yes, courses can be scheduled anytime between 8 a.m and 10 p.m., and we offer a selection of evening courses each semester!

    However, evening courses are not guaranteed, and you’ll almost certainly have to accommodate daytime courses at some point in your studies. Our student advisers will work with you to develop a plan that allows for flexibility in your daytime commitments, such as arranging for before- or after-school care for children, or beginning work an hour late one day per week.

  • If you’re a full-time student, it will likely take you two years to complete a diploma program, three years to complete an advanced diploma program and four years to complete a degree program.

    If you’re studying part-time, the length of time it will take you to complete your program will depend on how many courses you choose to complete each semester.

  • Yes, you can! Our innovative Online Advanced Standing application process allows you to transfer previously-earned credits at other institutions towards your Sheridan program of study. Once you’ve applied and paid your fees, you’ll be able to access myPathways, an online service that enables Sheridan students to see what previous learning credits can be applied towards your program.

    You may also be able to receive credit for any previous work experience, unrecognized training, independent study, volunteer activities or hobbies you’ve participated in that is related to your field of study!

  • Yes! Students in Sheridan’s Bachelor of Business Administration degree programs are able to complete a semester abroad for academic credit with one of our partner institutions: FHNW School of Business (Switzerland), Saxion University of Applied Sciences (Netherlands) or La Salle University (Spain).

  • All Pilon School of Business courses are offered at our state-of-the-art Hazel McCallion Campus (HMC), located in the heart of Mississauga at 4180 Duke of York Boulevard (across from Square One Shopping Centre).

    Built to LEED gold standards, HMC first opened in 2011 with the construction of a 220,000-square-foot A Wing. HMC was expanded in 2017 with the addition of a 225,000-square-foot B Wing, and construction of a 70,000-square-foot student and athletics building is nearing completion. Click here to take a virtual tour!

  • As a Pilon School of Business student, you’ll have access to career support through Sheridan Works, an online platform that allows students, alumni and employers to engage in a variety of career-related and job-related activities. You’ll be able to apply to job positions through our Career Services job board, book appointments with Employment Consultants and Career Counsellors, view current Co-Curricular Record opportunities, and register for workshops, seminars, information sessions and more!

    If you’re enrolled in a program that includes a co-op or internship, we’ll also help you search and apply for co-op or internship positions, book interviews and meet with co-op advisors.

  • Yes we do! Sheridan’s Entrepreneurship Discovery and Growth Engine (EDGE), located at our Hazel McCallion Campus, supports new and growing ventures by providing mentorship, workspace, training, learning programs and support to access funding. It also acts as a gateway to Sheridan’s many innovation resources and presents opportunities to network with like-minded entrepreneurs.


Full-time and part-time business students at Sheridan


Programs in the Pilon School of Business


Average number of students in Sheridan’s business classes


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Why Sheridan?

  • An education that’s recognized and respected by employers.
  • Passionate professors with a wealth of industry experience.
  • Small classes — meaning closer relationships with your professors and fellow students.
  • Research hubs where students, instructors and industry partners collaborate to advance knowledge and solve problems.
  • More than 140 programs to choose from, including certificates, diplomas, advanced diplomas and bachelor’s degrees.
  • A big student life with enthusiastic students and many opportunities to get involved.

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