Regulations amended, effective September 1, 2017.
The University Certificate in Management Applications is designed for students who want a broad perspective in administration and administrative skills.
Athabasca University has developed program learning outcomes that describe the career options that may be available to you upon graduating.
Students complete the program regulations in effect at the time of their enrolment.
Students holding a Bachelor of Administration, Bachelor of Commerce, or a similar degree, may not enrol in the University Certificate in Management Applications.
Transfer Credit will not be accepted if course(s) completed more than:
Transfer credit being used to satisfy options other than those in the Business and Administrative Studies area of study will not be restricted. If you are currently working in the field and provide evidence of work being completed, this restriction may be waived.
|Total credits in the program||30|
|Residency requirement. A minimum of 15 credits must be obtained through Athabasca University.||15|
|Maximum Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition (PLAR) credits||6|
Required Courses (24 credits)
|ACCT 245|| Accounting for Managers of Not-for-Profit Organizations
|ACCT 250||Accounting for Managers
|ACCT 253||Introductory Financial Accounting*|
|CMIS 245||Microcomputer Applications in Business (Windows)||(3)|
|CMIS 351||Management Information Systems||(3)|
|ORGB 364||Organizational Behaviour||(3)|
|FNCE 370|| Overview of Corporate Finance
|FNCE/ECON 300||Financial Economics|
|HRMT/ORBG 386||Introduction to Human Resource Management||(3)|
|LGST 369||Commercial Law||(3)|
|MKTG 396||Introduction to Marketing||(3)|
* Students who are pursing a professional accounting designation are advised to take ACCT 253.
Options (6 credits)
|Business and Administrative Studies credits, with a maximum of three credits at the junior (200) level.||(6)|
Information effective Sept. 1, 2017 to Aug. 31, 2018.
Updated October 17 2017 by laurab