In the Global Business Management program, you gain the skill set to embark on a borderless career.
The two-year program, facilitated by the School of Business, delivers a unique blend of management and international concepts to train you to effectively lead in the global business environment.
Global Business Management courses cover core business topics such as project management and business communications to ensure you can navigate any business environment. In addition to specialized global business topics, you gain knowledge in:
-Financial and managerial accounting
-International business law
-International entrepreneurship and innovation
-Global business research and analysis
-International business planning
-International sales and negotiation
-International finance and banking
-Management and leadership
-Human resources management
-Corporate social responsibility and international development
To help you retain information, you learn these topics in small seminar classes, listen to lectures by guest speakers, partake in external competitions and industry visits, present research reports and more.
Upon graduation from the Global Business Management program, you will have the skills and knowledge to confidently pursue entry-level management roles. Your knowledge and practical skills will be transferable across several industries.
-The Global Business Management program challenges you to grow and make connections through various networking opportunities throughout the program.
-Students who are successful in the program possess strong analytical and numeracy skills, are highly organized with an ability to plan and prioritize, thrive under pressure and have the ability to meet deadlines.
-Successful graduates develop strong interpersonal skills, are innovative problem solvers and decision makers, are comfortable working within a team environment, and have a willingness to learn new things.
-International students who successfully complete Centennial’s Global Business Management program may be eligible to apply for a work permit (up to three years) upon graduation.
Upon successful completion of the Global Business Management program, you may be eligible for the Certified International Trade Professional (CITP) designation, in accordance with the process prescribed by the Forum for International Trade Training (FITT). You are also eligible for the Canadian International Freight Forwarding Association (CIFFA) certificate, in accordance with the process prescribed by CIFFA. Please visit the organizations' websites for more information on these designations.
You will be exempted from the academic requirements leading to the Certified in Management (CIM) professional designation. After graduation from this School of Business program, you will have met all of the requirements for the CIM designation once you have completed two years of managerial work experience. For complete information, please visit http://www.cim.ca/prodev/accredited
Please note: These designations and credentials will incur costs in addition to the regular tuition.
-Entrepreneur in import/export
-International marketing manager
-Foreign investment analyst
-Corporate social responsibility manager
-Commercial bank officer
Areas of Employment
-International business development
-International services such as consulting and education
-Small to medium-sized international entrepreneurship and innovation
-Trade and investment
-Non-profit and government sectors