Bachelor of Business Administration Honours Program

An honours degree gives you the highest level of certification possible within the BBA. Not only does this earn you a special Honours parchment, but it speaks loud and clear to employers about your abilities and dedication to do advance research in your chosen field. 

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OC's Bachelor of Business Administration Degrees and Business Administration Diplomas are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).

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  • Kelowna
  • Vernon
  • Penticton
  • Salmon Arm
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  • Full program offered
  • Partial program offered



Delivery options

Full-Time, Part-Time

  • International students eligible

Tuition and fees

2022-23: $5,829.08 per year

Program details

The Bachelor of Business Administration with Honours provides students the opportunity to undertake applied business research. Students who complete this program will learn to work independently with a high standard of competency in the business environment. The Honours program requires students to acquire sophisticated analytical and communication skills.

Please note, the first and second years of the BBA program are offered fully at the Vernon, Penticton and Salmon Arm campuses. However, the program can only be completed in full in Kelowna.

Campus Start date Schedule
Kelowna Jan. 08, 2024
Kelowna May 2024
Kelowna Jul. 2024
Kelowna Sep. 04, 2024
Kelowna Jan. 06, 2025
Penticton Jan. 08, 2024
Penticton Sep. 04, 2024
Salmon Arm Sep. 04, 2024
Vernon Jan. 08, 2024
Vernon Sep. 04, 2024

Program outline

To qualify for the honours degree students must complete both BUAD 491 and BUAD 492 with a minimum grade of 76% for each.
Honours degree students must also graduate from the BBA program with a minimum graduating grade average of 76%.

Must earn a minimum classwork mark of 76% in:

  • BUAD 491 - Business Research Methods
  • BUAD 492 - Business Research Project

Successful completion of the prescribed and elective courses as listed in the program outline with a minimum graduating average of 76%.

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