In the Management Diploma Program, students develop essential business skills (such as in accounting, economics, marketing, and writing), as well as specific managerial skills related to human resources and strategy, in preparation for a rewarding career in management or further studies. See the Career Pathways and Elective Pathways tabs for more information on your possibilities.
career transfer pathways
This program has been granted equivalency to the Canadian Institute of Management’s Chartered Management Program (CMP) which can be used towards the Certified in Management (C.I.M.) or Chartered Manager (C.Mgr.) professional designations.
Depending on your chosen electives, you can also be prepared to write industry certification exams in project management, supply chain management or international management. Industry certifications will make you more attractive to potential employers and increase your chances of getting the job that you want.
This program transfers directly into the BBA Management program at Douglas College.
Two-year block transfers have been arranged with the Open University (Bachelor of Administrative Studies) and the University of Lethbridge (Post-Diploma Bachelor of Management). Certain conditions apply and students are encouraged to contact the Faculty of Commerce and Business Administration for details.
Transfer credit has also been arranged with Simon Fraser University, the University of Victoria, the University of Northern British Columbia and the University of the Fraser Valley.
See the B.C. Transfer Guide for course and program transfer details.
Applicants must meet the admission requirements listed below:
Note: Some courses in this program require students to have completed Foundations of Math 11 with a grade of C (some courses may have a higher requirement). Therefore, it is strongly recommended that you check each individual course prerequisite and ensure that you have completed requirements prior to registration.
You can get an average cost for your program - tuition and student fees, books, uniforms, lab fees etc - on the Program Cost page.
Only programs approved for student loan funding are listed on the Program Cost page. For all other programs, refer to the Tuition Fee page.
Program Guidelines for previous years are viewable by selecting the version desired. If you took this program and do not see a listing for the starting semester/year of the program, consider the previous version as the applicable version.