The entire Bachelor of Management program features a strong international
perspective. The program comprises a three-year and four-year general
degree program, and post diploma programs. The four-year programs
allow students to select majors in Marketing or Human Resource Management.
Other majors are anticipated in the near future.
A degree in management will better prepare graduates for the changing
business world of today. Graduates will possess the critical thinking,
communications, and management skills needed to excel in a variety
of work environments. Graduates will gain an important competitive
advantage by completing this program. Students complete the program regulations in effect at the time of
The Bachelor of Management program is offered by Athabasca University's School of Business, 800.468.6531, or e-mail.
Degree Conversion Provision
Students who have been awarded a three-year AU degree may convert from the three-year into the four-year program in the same degree area or major.
You must complete the program regulations in effect at the time of your enrolment into the four-year program degree. If you follow the conversion regulations and obtain your four-year degree, it will replace your three-year degree. You will be considered to have one four-year degree only. Students who have completed a three-year degree that is now closed, may enrol in the four-year program. In these circumstances, considerably more than one year of study may be required. The degree conversion provision is available to three-year AU program graduate students only.
If you choose to convert your three-year degree, please complete and submit a General Application Form. The appropriate courses that you completed in the three-year degree will be applied to the four-year degree. Admissions and Evaluations Services will notify you of the remaining courses required to complete your new degree.
Graduates of other institutions must follow the second undergraduate degree regulations.
In addition to completing this degree through online and distance learning, you have the option to take Bachelor of Management courses in a classroom setting at the following Alberta institutions: Grande Prairie Regional College (Grande Prairie), Lethbridge Community College (Lethbridge), Medicine Hat College (Medicine Hat), Red Deer College (Red Deer), UBridge College (Calgary). Refer to Sections 9.3 and 9.4 for information.
Students will not be accepted into the Bachelor of Management program if they have
- a degree in administration, business, commerce, or management
- a degree with a major or concentration in administration, business, commerce, or management
- any equivalent program from Athabasca University or another
Students are strongly encouraged to register in ADMN
233 early in their program.
Athabasca University advisors have developed a program plan to assist you.
Counselling Services offers an assessment Web site, "Mapping
Your Future: Your Career and Athabasca University". Athabasca University has also developed program learning outcomes that describe the career options that may be available to you upon graduating.