Business

September 2018

Availability: Accepting Applications
Credential: Ontario College Diploma ( 4 semesters )
Classes begin:
September 04, 2018
Offered at:
Sutherland Campus
Program code:
GBE
Tuition & Ancillary Fees:
Domestic:
$2,513.32 per semester*
International:
$8,161.39 per semester*
* Tuition and fees subject to change.

January 2019

Availability: Accepting Applications
Credential: Ontario College Diploma ( 4 semesters )
Classes begin:
January 07, 2019
Offered at:
Sutherland Campus
Program code:
GBE
Tuition & Ancillary Fees:
Domestic:
$2,337.82 per semester*
International:
$7,993.13 per semester*
* Tuition and fees subject to change.

Fleming's flexible Business program offers a wide variety of business and related courses so you can discover and explore your personal career goals.

Program Highlights

In this program you will learn the essential business and communication skills and to be successful in your career. Graduates of this program can start in an entry level position right away or go on to further studies. This two-year Business diploma program provides:

  • First-hand exposure to the business world
  • Direct business experience from real world work placements, simulation scenarios using the latest business industry software, case studies, as well as from classroom, group, and independent studies
  • Courses include financial management, communications, marketing, business, math, developing business plans, human resources and operations management
  • A fast-track option--start in January and you can study straight through the summer to complete your diploma faster and graduate sooner
  • flexibility--you can transfer to one of our business specialty diplomas after second semester

Work Experience

Put your studies to work. As part of your program, you will complete a minimum of 70 hours of field placement. Work placement provides an opportunity to gain actual real- world experience while you complete your studies. You'll arrange mandatory work placement with the support of your program co-ordinator. This experience in a business or industry will also provide you with valuable contacts and a network for future employment.

Career Opportunities

Choose the career direction you want to pursue with your Business diploma. With your understanding of key business functions, you will be a good candidate for many different entry-level positions or to take on an entrepreneurial role. For example:

  • Business analyst
  • Manufacturing and wholesaling
  • Retail managers
  • Government and non-profit institutions
  • Customer service representative
  • Banking
  • Marketing coordinator
  • Corporate sales representatives

Minimum Admission Requirements

OSSD with the majority of credits at the College (C) and Open (O) level, including:

  • 2 College (C) English courses (Grade 11 or Grade 12)
  • 1 College (C) Math course (Grade 11)
    When (C) is the minimum course level for admission, (U) or (U/C) courses are also accepted.

Recommended (but not required for admission):

  • Grade 12 College (C) Math

* Students starting in January are required to attend classes over the summer semester.

Mature Students

If you are 19 years of age or older before classes start, and you do not possess an OSSD, you can write the Canadian Adult Achievement Test to assess your eligibility for admission. Additional testing or academic upgrading may be necessary to meet specific course requirements for entry to this program.

If you decide part-way through your program, that you really want to specialize in a specific business area, you can easily switch to another business program of your choice without loss of credits.

Additional Costs

Approximately $1,000 per year for books and supplies.

Transfer Agreements

You may be able to use credits obtained at Fleming College to continue your postsecondary education in pursuit of a degree. The articulation and credit transfer agreements with our partner institutions are summarized below.

Algoma University

Requirement
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA
Transfer Credit
  • 45 out of a 120 credit degree;
    Visit ONTransfer.ca for further details

To apply please see the Ontario Universities' Application Centre (OUAC) website.

For more information

Athabasca University

Requirement
  • Successful completion of program
Transfer Credit
  • 45 out of a 120 credit degree;
    Visit articulation agreement for details

To apply contact the institution's Admissions Office

For more information
Requirement
  • Successful completion of program
Transfer Credit
  • 45 out of a 120 credit degree;
    Visit articulation agreement for details

To apply contact the institution's Admissions Office

For more information
Requirement
  • Successful completion of program
Transfer Credit
  • 45 out of a 120 credit degree;
    Visit articulation agreement for details

To apply contact the institution's Admissions Office

For more information
Requirement
  • Successful completion of program
Transfer Credit
  • 45 out of a 120 credit degree;
    Visit articulation agreement for details

To apply contact the institution's Admissions Office

For more information
Requirement
  • Successful completion of program
Transfer Credit
  • 45 out of a 120 credit degree;
    Visit articulation agreement for details

To apply contact the institution's Admissions Office

For more information
Requirement
  • Successful completion of program
Transfer Credit
  • 45 out of a 120 credit degree;
    Visit articulation agreement for details

To apply contact the institution's Admissions Office

For more information
Requirement
  • Successful completion of program
Transfer Credit
  • 45 out of a 120 credit degree;
    Visit articulation agreement for details

To apply contact the institution's Admissions Office

For more information
Requirement
  • Successful completion of program
Transfer Credit
  • 45 out of a 120 credit degree;
    Visit articulation agreement for details

To apply contact the institution's Admissions Office

For more information
Requirement
  • Successful completion of program
Transfer Credit
  • 45 out of a 120 credit degree;
    Visit articulation agreement for details

To apply contact the institution's Admissions Office

For more information

Conestoga College

Requirement
  • Minimum 70% cumulative average
  • Applicants must successfully complete a Conestoga College bridging module consisting of 1-2 online courses during the Spring term (May-August) before beginning Year 2 full-time studies in September.
Transfer Credit
  • 12 out of a 45 course degree;
    Visit ONTransfer.ca for further details

To apply please see the Ontario Colleges website.

For more information

Fanshawe College

Requirement
  • Minimum 3.5 cumulative GPA
  • Successful completion of Bridging courses
Transfer Credit
  • 4th semester standing in a 8 semester program;
    Visit ONTransfer.ca for further details

To apply please see the Ontario Colleges website.

For more information

Griffith University

Requirement
  • Minimum 65% cumulative average
Transfer Credit
  • Entry into 3rd out of a 6 semester program

To apply please see the KOM Consultants website.

For more information

Humber College

Requirement
  • Minimum 75% cumulative average
  • Must possess ENG4U or equivalent with a grade of 70%
  • Must possess grade 12U mathematics or equivalent with a grade of 70%
Transfer Credit
  • 30 out of a 120 credit degree;
    Visit ONTransfer.ca for further details

To apply please see the Ontario Colleges website.

For more information

Laurentian University

Requirement
  • Minimum 70% cumulative average
Transfer Credit
  • 57 out of a 120 credit degree;
    Visit ONTransfer.ca for further details

To apply please see the Ontario Universities' Application Centre (OUAC) website.

For more information

Robert Gordon University

Requirement
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA
  • Suitable reference from a Fleming College program faculty member
  • Where the applicant's first language is not English, satisfactory evidence that the student meets the general English language requirements
  • Must be eligible to obtain the requisite visa to enter the United Kingdom
Transfer Credit
  • Entry into 3rd year studies;
    Visit articulation agreement for details

To apply please see the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS) website.

For more information

Royal Roads University

Requirement
  • Minimum B cumulative average
Transfer Credit
  • Entry into 3rd year studies;
    Visit articulation agreement for details

To apply contact the institution's Admissions Office

For more information
Requirement
  • Minimum B cumulative average
Transfer Credit
  • Entry into 3rd year studies;
    Visit articulation agreement for details

To apply contact the institution's Admissions Office

For more information

Seneca College

Requirement
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA
  • Successful complete of Bridge program
Transfer Credit
  • 22 of a 45 course degree;
    Visit ONTransfer.ca for further details

To apply please see the Ontario Colleges website.

For more information

Sheridan College

Requirement
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA
Transfer Credit
  • 13 out of a 42 course degree;
    Visit ONTransfer.ca for further details

To apply please see the Ontario Colleges website.

For more information
Requirement
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA
Transfer Credit
  • 10 out of a 42 course degree;
    Visit ONTransfer.ca for further details

To apply please see the Ontario Colleges website.

For more information
Requirement
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA
Transfer Credit
  • Visit ONTransfer.ca for further details

To apply please see the Ontario Colleges website.

For more information

University of Windsor

Requirement
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA
  • Remedial course in mathematics may be necessary in order for transfer students to pursue the first-year mathematics course required
Transfer Credit
  • 5 out of a 20 credit degree;
    Visit ONTransfer.ca for further details

To apply please see the Ontario Universities' Application Centre (OUAC) website.

For more information

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