Diploma in Business Administration Admission Requirements

Admission Requirements

Application Process

Admission Requirements

Applicants to the diploma in business administration must meet general admission requirements for Memorial University and have at least five years of full-time work experience or equivalent (does not need to be consecutive, full-time employment).Work experience may be confirmed in a letter from the employer(s) indicating the time worked. In addition, applicants must have completed the below required 15 credit hours (five courses) with an overall average of at least 60%:

  • English 1110 (or English 1021) and three additional credit hours in English
  • Business 1000
  • Mathematics 1000
  • Three credit hours in non-business electives

*Most students complete English 1090 as their first English course because it is a prerequisite for English 1110. Please note that English 1020 is the prerequisite for English 1021.

**Students may be required to write the Math Placement Test (MPT) to determine their level of preparedness in mathematics. Depending on the results, students may need to complete Math 109A/B or Math 1090 before registering for Math 1000.

***Students who are required to complete Math 109A/B or Math 1090 due to the results of the MPT may use it as a non-business elective.
Full admission details are indicated in the University Calendar.

Application Process

If the above noted 15 credit hours (five courses) have been completed, students may submit the Undergraduate Application for Admission/Readmission through Memorial Self-Service, indicating the diploma and business administration as the program of study.

If the above noted 15 credit hours (five courses) have not yet been completed, students may submit the Undergraduate Application for Admission/Readmission, indicating the certificate in business administration as the program of study. Once the 15 credit hours are completed, students may submit a new Undergraduate Application for Admission/Readmission through Memorial Self-Service, indicating the diploma and business administration as the program of study.

Proof of work experience may be submitted to the Assistant Registrar for Business Administration by email or by mail.

Questions may be directed to busihelp@mun.ca.

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