The 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 Resources 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. For additional information, phone 1.800.468.6531 or e-mail.
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, Lethbridge College, Medicine Hat College, and Red Deer College.
Degree Conversion Provision
The degree conversion provision is available to Athabasca University students who have been awarded a three-year AU degree and wish to convert to a four-year degree. Students with the three-year AU Bachelor of Administration degree may convert that degree into the four-year Bachelor of Management program. For more information about this regulation, please review the Degree Conversion Provision Policy.
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
Transfer Credit completed more than 10 years ago in the following disciplines at the senior (300/400) level will not receive credit: ACCT, MGSC, LGST, MKTG, FNCE and TAXX. If you are currently working in the field and provide evidence of work being completed, this restriction will be waived.
Our online program plans can assist you in selecting the courses needed to fulfill your program requirements.
Counselling Services offers an assessment website, "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.