Business and Management

Business Administration - Human Resources

3 years Ontario College Advanced Diploma

2 years Ontario College Diploma

People are a key resource in businesses, large and small.


Learn how the industry manages their employees for better job satisfaction, staff development and employee relations. Training ranges from business basics such as human resources, business law, and ethics – to more advanced topics such as grievances, arbitration and international human resources.  


Your Future Career

  • Government
  • Human resources consulting firms
  • Small and large businesses
  • Banks and financial institutions 

What You Learn: 2 yr

  • Organizational behaviour
  • Micro and macro economics
  • Human rights in employment
  • Labour relations and business law
  • Financial and management accounting
  • Marketing and communications

What You Learn: 3 yr

  • International human resources
  • Human resources planning
  • Statistics

Delivered as part of the Northern Ontario Colleges Collaborative Program (NCCP)

OSSD or equivalent, ENG4C or ENG4U, any Gr 11 Math (C) or (U), If English is not your first language you must either provide proof of English competency or take the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or International English Language Testing System (IELTS). You must have a minimum overall band score of 5.5 on IELTS, or a minimum TOEFL score of 550 (paper based) or 213 (computer scored) or 80 IBT (internet based) to be admitted to a postsecondary program at the college. SPP in India requires a minimum of IELTS 6.0

Academic Upgrading

Ontario College Advanced Diploma

Ontario College Diploma

Learning outcomes represent culminating demonstrations of learning and achievement. In addition, learning outcomes are interrelated and cannot be viewed in isolation of one another. As such, they should be viewed as a comprehensive whole. They describe performances that demonstrate that significant integrated learning by graduates of the program has been achieved.

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Pathway to Canadore College Programs

  • Recreation and Leisure Services – 1 year to complete
  • Recreation Therapy – 1 year to complete
  • Strength and Sport Conditioning – 1 year to complete

Looking to continue your studies with another post-secondary institution in Ontario?

Looking to continue your studies with another post-secondary institution in Canada?

Looking to continue your studies with another post-secondary institution Internationally?

Please contact the Pathways Officer if you have additional questions regarding the credit transfer process:

Micheline Demers – Pathways Officer
705.474.7600 ext 5139