Program Information

School: Cape Breton University
Faculty: Shannon School of Business
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Business Administration and Management, General
Finance, General
Description: Finance is a set of concepts, principles and theories dealing with the allocation of scarce monetary resources, risk analysis and valuation of risky assets. Finance encompasses topics such as business finance, personal finance, investments, capital market theory, financial institutions and markets and international finance. The scope of Finance is broad. As such, this discipline requires that students have a sound background in Accounting and Economics.

URL: Business Administration – Concentration in Finance (BBA) at Cape Breton University
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $17,024

This cost estimate is based on students taking five full-year undergraduate-level courses.

Careers: Managers in Other Services,Financial Planners, Investigators, and Underwriters,Business Managment Consultants See More…

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 65
Prerequisites:*

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

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Mathematics 

Applicants are required to have English 12 (academic or advanced); 1 Math 12 (academic or advanced) course; and 3 additional Grade 12 academic or advanced level courses, with a minimum overall average of 65%.

Test Scores:

  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 550] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 80] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Computer Based) [min. 213] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5]

Cape Breton University has strong relationships with several english language partners including, International Centre EAP, English School of Canada (ESC), EC English Language School and ILAC. If your first language is not English, you will need to provide documentation to show that CBU’s English language proficiency requirements have been met. If you have completed at least two years in a secondary school (as recognized by CBU) where English is the primary language of instruction, you do not require a language score. Official documentation, however, is needed. If you have completed at least 30 credit hours (or equivalent) at a post-secondary institution (as recognized by CBU) where English is the primary language of instruction, you do not require a language score. Official documentation is required.