1 year - 2 semesters
Ontario College Certificate
Campus: Sault Ste. Marie
Start Dates: Sep 2024, Jan 2025
Program Code: 2037


Enter the workforce faster and more prepared. The Sault College Business Fundamentals Certificate is your gateway into an exciting and diverse career in business. This 8-month program will give you a head start on your profession or help you realize your passion in business by exploring a wide range of subject areas and possible pathways into more exciting Business programs.

Don’t settle. Discover what the real you is meant to do!

Learn from successful entrepreneurs, active members of the business community and highly respected instructors about a variety of business concepts, including:

  • Marketing
  • Accounting
  • Human Resources
  • Business principles

Plus, use your access to current technologies and innovative software to give you a competitive edge when you enter the workforce!

Let’s get started. You were meant for a career in business, and you will find it here!

Requirements & Program Information

Ontario Secondary School diploma with Grade 12 English (C) ENG4C and Grade 11 Foundations for College Math (C) MBF3C or mature student status.

Educational Paths

Graduates of the Business Fundamentals program may move into the second year of the Business or Business Accounting program at Sault College.

Career Path

Completion of the Business Fundamentals program may help you find a job in several entry-level positions including sales, general administration and customer service. It also serves as a starting point to other Business program opportunities.

Fees & Costs


These fees are for the 2024-2025 academic year (year 1 of study), and are subject to change. Please visit your Student Portal to view your Schedule of Fees.


Program Coordinator: Barb Bringleson, (705) 759-2554 Ext 2518, barb.bringleson.@saultcollege.ca

September and January intakes are available for this program. Please contact the Registrar`s Office for further information.

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