The Faculty of Business Studies
High Quality, Integrated Business Education
The Faculty of Business is committed to provide students with a high quality, integrated business education in a personalized learning environment. It is structured to provide the broad-based, cross-functional business education required for leaders of business, government, and not-for-profit focused organizations. The Faculty’s personalized learning environment provides opportunities for extensive interaction between students, faculty members/associates and leading practitioners from around the globe.
The Faculty of Business holds a unique position within the province’s education system. As the only University with a school of business, it is committed to intellectual leadership, and to excellence in developing new knowledge and conveying that knowledge to its students and to the public at large. In order to attract, develop and retain students/ and faculty staff, the Faculty recognizes that it must sustain an intellectually stimulating environment.
The Faculty views its students not as customers, but rather as partners in the development of a high quality business education. Graduates are expected to have developed competency in integrating the core functional business disciplines with ethical, social, historical and global awareness; critical thinking and problem solving; quantitative analysis; communication skills and leadership; team work as well as personal initiative; technological application in business; and using business research to support evidence-informed practice.
The degree program in the Faculty of Business is designed to fulfill this mission and to provide the educational breadth and depth needed by business leaders.