Bachelor of Commerce (BCom)

BCom: 120 Credits - Specialized Honours

The BCom Specialized Honours business program allows students to specialize in one of the following areas:

  • Accounting
    Students gain specialized knowledge in managerial accounting, income taxation, finance, auditing and analysis in addition to general business and management practices. The program prepares students for the Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation.
  • Business Research
    Students learn survey design, data collection and interpretation, quantitative measurement, market and decision analysis and information systems design.
  • Finance
    Students gain the knowledge and skills needed to work toward two major designations with the finance field: Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and Certified Financial Planner(CFP).
  • Human Resource Management
    Students develop knowledge of workplace productivity, safety and equity legislation, labour management relations, hiring, compensation and retention issues.
  • Business Technology Management
    Business technology management stream of the BCom is designed for business students with an interest in Information and Communication Technologies (ICT). BCom Students in the BTM specialization will acquire valuable knowledge and practical expertise about how ICT could be used to effectively manage the opportunities and challenges faced by businesses today.
  • Information Technology (BCom ITEC)
    Integrates and combines information management and business. Students can specialize in one of three streams: Business Systems Analysis, E-Commerce Development or Information technology Auditing & Assurance.
  • Management
    Provides students with a solid foundation in marketing, human resources management, finance and strategic planning.
  • Supply Chain Management
    Provides students with understanding of, insights on, and tools and techniques for the design, operation and improvement of activities and networks associated with the flow of materials, products and services, as well as relevant information, along the supply chain.
  • Marketing
    Students gain practical knowledge in all aspects of the field, including product management, advertising and communications, market research and consumer behaviour.
Degree Requirements

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BCom: 90 Credits

The 90-credit program provides a comprehensive review of business disciplines, as well as general management practices in the Canadian business context. All program requirements are listed on 2020-2021 Academic Calendar at the bottom of the program-specific tab.