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School of Business & Economics

The School of Business and Economics at Algoma University delivers a high calibre business education in two unique locations, Sault Ste. Marie and Brampton. The School builds on the success of the business and economics programs and the long-standing commitment of the University to provide access to top-quality academic programming that prepares students for career success while supporting the needs of its local business communities.

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Cathy Denomme

Director, School of Business & Economics

705-949-2301, ext. 4343

Office: NW 304E

Email: cathy.denomme@algomau.ca

Nadine Landon

Executive Director, School of Business & Economics

705-949-2301, ext. 4223

Email: nadine.landon@algomau.ca

The School of Business and Economics at Algoma University offers the following programs:  Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree, the Bachelor of Arts in Finance and Economics program, Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Bachelor of Arts in Accounting.  The Business Administration degree includes specialization in Accounting, Human Resources, Marketing and Economics. The School of Business and Economics prides itself on developing business- and socially-conscious leaders. Students benefit from small class sizes, one-on-one interactions with caring faculty, and opportunities for personal and professional growth through experiential learning, such as the Northern Ontario Business Case Competition, co-operative education, internships, research positions, and more.

The Sault Ste. Marie campus offers a truly northern experience in the heart of the Great Lakes. The School’s Brampton campus provides students with an urban experience located in the centre of one of Canada’s fastest growing cities.  Both locations provide students with the academic background and experiences required to succeed in today’s economy.

Programming in Sault St Marie
Accounting

Our three-year accounting program is the perfect fit for students who have an aptitude for numbers, organizing, and analytical problem-solving skills. Students will gain a strong understanding of managerial accounting, income taxation, finance, auditing, and analysis of general and management practices.

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Business Administration

Having a fundamental understanding of business is a great investment in your future career as it is considered an asset in almost any field. In today’s competitive workforce, most jobs require a minimum of a bachelor’s degree from an accredited university. A business degree will help improve and perfect your communication, presentation, and writing skills, as well as your critical and creative thinking skills.

Students can earn a Bachelor of Business Administration degree (with specializations in Marketing, Human Resource Management, and Accounting) or a Bachelor of Arts in Finance and Economics.

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Economics

Our program concentrates on theory, applications, and explorations in current and policy-related issues at the regional, national, and international level. Students will study the roles of governmental, business, and financial institutions, as well as individuals as they interact to determine the distribution of a country’s total range of goods and services. Courses cover a wide array of topic areas, including environmental economic policies, microeconomics, urban economics, economic development, the economics of finance, elementary statistical methods for economists, among others.

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Finance and Economics

Algoma University offers a degree in both finance and economics. By combining both programs, students earn a holistic degree, which emphasizes the financial analysis and management side of economics and business administration, and therefore equips students with advanced skills in financial analysis, management, and forecasting skills.

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Post Graduate Certificate

Are you a student who is interested in acquiring basic knowledge and skills in business to enter or re-enter the workforce quickly? This one-year Post Graduate Certificate program might be for you.

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Programming in Brampton
Business Administration

Having a fundamental understanding of business is a great investment in your future career as it is considered an asset in almost any field. In today’s competitive workforce, most jobs require a minimum of a bachelor’s degree from an accredited university. A business degree will help improve and perfect your communication, presentation, and writing skills, as well as your critical and creative thinking skills.

Students can earn a Bachelor of Business Administration degree (with specializations in Marketing, Human Resource Management, and Accounting) or a Bachelor of Arts in Finance and Economics.

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Finance and Economics

Algoma University offers a degree in both finance and economics. By combining both programs, students earn a holistic degree, which emphasizes the financial analysis and management side of economics and business administration, and therefore equips students with advanced skills in financial analysis, management, and forecasting skills.

Learn more
Post Graduate Certificate

Are you a student who is interested in acquiring basic knowledge and skills in business to enter or re-enter the workforce quickly? This one-year Post Graduate Certificate program might be for you.

Learn More
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Meet Our Faculty

Meet the faculty members of the School of Business and Economics