George Brown College

Business Administration - Finance

Program Information

School:George Brown College
Faculty:School of Financial Services
Degree:Diploma
Field of Study:Financial Planning and Services
Description:Ongoing mergers and consolidations in the fast-paced financial services industry (financial services includes mutual funds, investment funds, banks, trust companies, financial planners, life insurance, and others) provides for exciting career paths and opportunities to individuals who ensure they start off with the right industry credentials. The financial services industry has benefited the most from productivity gains over the past 15 years due to a high rate of adoption of automation and technology enhancements – thus it is also the industry that stands to gain the most from highly trained and knowledgeable graduates.

In financial services, you need industry accreditation. Whether you pursue a career as a financial planner or as a sales associate, in today's financial services industry, credentials are necessary right from the beginning. George Brown’s Business Administration – Financial Management program is unique in Ontario – the first three semesters are common. During the last three semesters you will specialize in either Financial Services or Financial Planning.
URL:Business Administration - Finance at George Brown College
Length:3 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
Provincial: $3,577
National: $3,577
International: $12,880

Amount listed is the total of tuition, materials, student service and ancillary fees for the first two semesters of programs starting in fall 2014. Fees are subject to change for programs starting in fall 2015 and at later dates.

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade11 Mathematics 

Applicants must have a high school diploma, or equivalent (if applying as a mature student 19 years of age or older), with completion of Grade 12 English (C or U), and either Grade 11 Math (M or U) or Grade 12 (C or U).

Test Scores:
  • International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.0] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 550] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 60] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 80] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Computer Based) [min. 213]

Applicants with transcripts from an institution where the language of instruction is not English may meet English proficiency requirements with one of the following proofs of language proficiency: IELTS: 6.0, TOEFL (iBT): 80, TOEFL (PBT): 550, TOEFL (CBT): 213, CAEL: 60, MELAB: 80. Please note: For admissions purposes, some programs require a higher score than the minimum stated above.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on January 09, 2015

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