BBA - Organizational Studies Stream

Bachelor of Business Administration

Graduation Requirements:

In addition to the program requirements listed below, students must also satisfy the Bachelor of Business Administration degree requirements, which include regulations on first year and subject maximum and breadth requirements. Please refer to the Degree Requirement section for further information.

Program Requirements:

Students completing the BBA (Honours) must achieve a minimum average of 70% in the program, and must also include an additional six credits at the 4000 level in Business.

Students completing the BBA (four-year) must achieve a minimum average of 60% in the program.

To graduate with a Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours) or a Bachelor of Business Administration (four-year), students must complete 120 credits, including 60 credits of core requirements as outlined below.

ACCT 1107 Introductory Financial Accounting II 3 cr.
ADMN 1607 Business Mathematics 3 cr.
ECON 1006 Introduction to Microeconomics 3 cr.
ECON 1007 Introduction to Macroeconomics 3 cr.
MKTG 1126 Marketing Concepts 3 cr.
ORGS 1136 Introduction to Organizational Behaviour 3 cr.
ORGS 1137 Management of Human Resources 3 cr.
TMGT 1107 Introduction to Innovation, Technology and Sustainability 3 cr.
ACCT 2146 Management Accounting and Control I 3 cr.
ADMN 2136 Research in Management 3 cr.
ADMN 2306 Business Ethics 3 cr.
ADMN 2606 Business Statistics 3 cr.
MKTG 2127 Marketing for Managers 3 cr.
ADMN 3046 Operations Management 3 cr.
ADMN 3056 Economic and Management Decision Making 3 cr.
FINC 3116 Financial Management I 3 cr.
FINC 3117 Financial Management II 3 cr.
TMGT 3856 Information Systems 3 cr.
ADMN 4606 Business Strategy and Policy I 3 cr.
ADMN 4607 Business Strategy and Policy II 3 cr.
(For the Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours), these six credits must be at the 4000 level.)
6 cr.

Breadth Requirements and Electives:

Humanities   6 cr.
Science   6 cr.


Students without any prior background in accounting will be required to take ACCT 1106 Introductory Financial Accounting I in preparation for ACCT 1107 Introductory Financial Accounting II.

Students are limited to no more than 39 credits of advanced standing from the Canadian Securities Institute/Institute of Canadian Bankers courses.

It is recommended that students include ACAD 1601 in their first 30 Nipissing credits. ACAD 1601 will count towards three credits of the Humanities requirements.

Organizational Studies Stream

In addition to the six credits of organizational studies in the BBA core, students must complete 24 credits from the following:

ADMN 2706 Introduction to Intercultural Management 3 cr.
ADMN 4206 International Management 3 cr.
ORGS 2006 Recruitment and Selection 3 cr.
ORGS 2007 Business and Government Relations in Canada 3 cr.
ORGS 2117 Industrial Relations 3 cr.
ORGS 3006 Management Practices for Sustainable Business 3 cr.
ORGS 3007 Strategic Corporate Social Responsibility 3 cr.
ORGS 3016 The Evolution of Business: A Comparative Perspective 3 cr.
ORGS 3146 Compensation and Rewards 3 cr.
ORGS 3147 Occupational Health and Safety 3 cr.
ORGS 3246 Human Resources Research and Information Systems 3 cr.
ORGS 3247 Human Resources Planning 3 cr.
ORGS 3307 Gender and Diversity in Organizations 3 cr.
ORGS 3836 Training and Development 3 cr.
ORGS 4706 Organizational Structure and Design 3 cr.
ORGS 4837 Organizational Development and Change 3 cr.

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