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Bachelor of Commerce - Digital Business Management

Bachelor of Commerce - Digital Business Management (2016-2017)

How to Apply
Formerly Bachelor of Commerce - e-Business Marketing

Program Code

DB411

Credential

Program Length

Eight semesters, beginning in September and January

School

We Are Accountants Marketers and Paralegals

Contact Information

Hanadi Alnawab, program co-ordinator
416.675.6622 ext. 3315
hanadi.alnawab@humber.ca
business.humber.ca

Fees/Scholarships

The 2016/2017 fee for two semesters is
– domestic $7,446.54
– international $14,800.
Amounts listed are the total of tuition, lab and material fees, student service and auxiliary fees for the first two semesters of the 2016/2017 academic year. Fees are subject to change.

Campus/Availability

Start DatesAvailability
2016 SeptemberOpen
2017 JanuaryOpen

Admission Requirements

To be eligible for admission, you must possess the following:
• Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent including these required courses:
– Grade 12 English (ENG4U or equivalent) minimum 65 per cent
– Grade 12 Mathematics (MDM4U, MCB4U, MGA4U, MCV4U or MHF4U or equivalent) minimum 60 per cent (Students who do not possess Grade 12U Mathematics or who have achieved a grade below 60 per cent may be considered for admission.  Students will be required to complete a math equivalency course during their first semester at Humber. Additional course fees will apply.)
– Four Grade 12 U or M courses in addition to those listed above
– Overall minimum grade point average (GPA) 65 per cent
or
• Mature student status
or
• College or university transfer status

All applicants whose first language is not English must meet Humber’s English Language Proficiency Policy.

Selection: Admission selection is based on the academic criteria indicated. Meeting minimum eligibility requirements does not guarantee admission.

Our Program

Humber’s Bachelor of Commerce – Digital Business Management program provides the essential components of a traditional business degree, plus a broad selection of cutting-edge technology and advanced marketing techniques. It will help prepare you to succeed in a highly competitive business environment. By graduation, your e-commerce skills will include:
– developing e-business marketing/sales plans (product analysis, pricing strategies, distribution channels, promotional programs)
– employing project management and change management tools
– analyzing financial issues and how they affect pricing, cost and profit
– integrating effective and efficient supply chain management operations/tactics/strategies
– streamlining business processes, using information and communication technology (ICT).

Courses include accounting, micro/macroeconomics, business law, marketing, information systems, ethics, e-commerce, web development, database systems, supply chain management and more.

You’ll be able to put classroom learning into practice and get real-world experience by attending industry events, participating in competitions and learning first-hand from guest speakers.

Our program is built on our two-year common platform of solid business education, comprised of marketing, accounting, operations, economics and law. In years three and four, you will work toward your digital business management specialization.

Among the unique program opportunities, you’ll have the chance to gain practical skills using a broad range of business software such as Microsoft Excel, Word, Access, PowerPoint, MS Project, SAP and other web development languages and software.

As Internet sales from both business-to-business and business-to-consumer reach into the trillions of dollars worldwide annually, Humber’s combination of a general business degree and broad computer and communication technology skills will make you more competitive in the job market.

List of Courses

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Semester 7

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Semester 8

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How to Apply

Your Career

Humber’s Bachelor of Commerce – Digital Business Management program provides you with the skills for a career in business and marketing in both local and global economies.

The integration of information systems with web communications allows businesses to refine customer service, enhance manufacturing and inventory control, develop interactive websites, market products and services to multiple audiences, and more. This increases the need for talented graduates with the e-business skills and knowledge to help companies compete in the global commercial economy.

As a graduate of our program, you will have career opportunities in this rapidly evolving industry. Career options include market analyst, e-marketing specialist, product manager, distribution manager, purchaser/buyer, operations manager, quality supervisor, Internet marketer, web developer, content manager or online support. This degree will help you gain the skills and knowledge that are the foundation for future managerial positions, as well as the capabilities necessary to start your own business.

As you become adept at conducting business electronically, providing web-based customer service, promoting products and services and collaborating with business partners online, you’ll be on your way to changing the way business is being done globally and locally.

Our graduates have been hired by Home Depot, Bell Canada, Loblaw Companies Ltd., TD Canada Trust, Bank of Montreal, Adidas, Summitt Energy, Taro Pharmaceuticals and Tetley, as well as Ontario’s Ministry of Government Services, not-for-profit and public service organizations, and small- and medium-sized manufacturing and consulting businesses.

Our Faculty

You’ll learn from experienced professors, many of whom are active in their field and maintain a network of industry professionals who understand the challenges and benefits of the online global marketplace. Using simple and proven teaching techniques, professors help students to harness information and communications technology to innovate the way companies and people do business.

For information regarding faculty credentials for this program, visit Faculty Credentials.

Work Placement

The Humber Bachelor of Commerce – Digital Business Management program includes 14 weeks/490 hours of paid work in the summer between your sixth and seventh semesters. This gives you the hands-on, real-world experience that employers value. Your placement will give you the opportunity to explore the field you’d like to work in when you graduate. We will work with employers and our industry partners to help you identify opportunities to pursue.

Your Future Study Options

Qualified graduates of this program may be eligible to apply their academic credits toward further study at many postsecondary institutions. Visit humber.ca/transferoptions for detailed information.

Alternative Course of Study

Upon completion of the first two years of a Humber Bachelor of Commerce degree program, students may specialize in one of the following areas instead of Digital Business Management: Accounting, Fashion ManagementFinanceHospitality and Tourism ManagementHuman Resources ManagementInternational Business,Management StudiesMarketing or Supply Chain Management.

Applicants who do not meet the admission requirements for the Bachelor of Commerce – Digital Business Management degree program should consider applying for Humber’s Business Administration advanced diploma program 02511, Business Management diploma program 02251 or Business – Marketing diploma program 02411.

Graduates of the Business Administration advanced diploma program with an overall grade point average (GPA) of 70 per cent or more will be considered for admission to Humber’s Bachelor of Commerce degree programs. Graduates may then complete the degree program with the equivalent of four semesters of full-time study plus a paid work term. Graduates must also possess ENG4U, Humber’s COMM 200/WRIT 100 or COMM 300/WRIT 200 with a grade of 70 per cent or more, plus any Grade 12 U-level Mathematics or Humber’s BMAT 220/BMAT 120 and BSTA 300/BSTA 200 with an average grade of 70 per cent or more.

Graduates of the Business Management and Business – Marketing diploma with an overall GPA of 75 per cent or more will be considered for admission to Humber’s Bachelor of Commerce degree programs. Graduates may then complete the degree program with the equivalent of six semesters of full-time study plus a paid work term. Graduates must also possess ENG4U, Humber’s COMM 200/WRIT 100 or COMM 300/WRIT 200 with a grade of 70 per cent or more, plus any Grade 12 U-level Mathematics or Humber’s BMAT 220/BMAT 120 and BSTA 300/BSTA 200 with an average grade of 70 per cent or more.

Mature students (applicants 21 years of age or over) and/or transfer students (applicants with postsecondary education) should refer to the Mature Student Status and the College or University Transfer for admission criteria.

End Notes

Humber was first granted Ministerial Consent to offer this program in 2002. All degrees offered by Ontario colleges are reviewed by a provincial quality assurance agency on a cyclical basis which results in consent renewals. As a result of the most recent review, Humber has been granted a consent renewal by the Minister of Training, Colleges and Universities to continue to offer this degree for a seven-year term starting March 23, 2015. In conformity with the Minister’s criteria and requirements, Humber will submit an application for the renewal of the consent for this program 12 months prior to the expiration of the consent. Humber shall ensure that all students admitted to this program will have the opportunity to complete the program within a reasonable time frame.

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