Business Administration: Investment Management

CampusStart Date
Saint JohnSeptember 2018

Program Overview

Investment Managers are trusted decision-makers. They research and analyze companies and effectively communicate with clients. You’ll learn about risk and return, portfolio evaluation, securities terminology, market operations, financial planning, the psychology of investing, insurance basics, and sales techniques. Our program incorporates the nationally recognized Canadian Securities Institute curriculum and offers real work experience. This is an education you can literally take to the bank.


The requirements for this diploma program may be achieved within two academic years of full-time study.

Admission Requirements

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  • High School Diploma or Adult High School Diploma or GED Diploma of High School Equivalency
    • Foundations of Mathematics 110
      Geometry and Applications in Mathematics 112 and Functions and Relations 112

      (NB Francophone High School Math Equivalencies)

      Career Possibilities

      Graduates of the Business Administration: Investment Management program have a wide range of skills that can be valuable in much of the financial sector. Career possibilities include employment as financial managers; insurance, real estate and brokerage managers; banking, credit and investment managers; financial and investment analysts, and securities agents. You may also use this diploma to gain admission to the third year of bachelor degree programs at several universities.

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      NOC Codes

      0111 - Financial managers
      0121 - Insurance, real estate and financial brokerage managers
      0122 - Banking, credit and other investment managers
      0123 - Other Business Services Managers
      1112 - Financial and investment analysts
      1113 - Securities agents, investment dealers and brokers
      1114 - Other financial officers

      What you will learn

      • Marketing Management
      • Accounting - Manual and Computerized
      • Business Law
      • Business Software Applications
      • Financial Mathematics
      • Economics
      • Income Tax
      • Life Insurance
      • Financial Management Services
      • Data Sources and Microcomputer Applications
      • Canadian Securities
      • Fundamental Analysis
      • Standards of Business Practice
      • Management Theory
      • Business Communication
      • Interpersonal Communications
      • Professional Sales
      • Behavioural Finance
      • Work Practicum

      Specific Considerations

      The Business Administration: Investment Management program will prepare you to write the Canadian Securities Course Examination or the Canadian Investment Funds Exam. Graduates of the two-year Business Administration program who have achieved a minimum of a 70% average each program year may be able to transfer into the third year of a four-year degree program at Cape Breton University (CBU), Crandall University (formerly ABU) or the University of New Brunswick Saint John (UNBSJ). NBCC is committed to furthering our university relationships; therefore, other university agreements may be available.

      This program is a "Learning Integrated Virtually Everywhere" (L.I.V.E) program that requires the use of a notebook computer as part of the learning experience. Your notebook computer should meet minimum technical specifications to ensure the software required for your program operates effectively. See here for more information: L.I.V.E. (Learning Integrated Virtually Everywhere)

      Articulation Agreements

      Institution: Auckland University of Technology
      Articulation Period:
      Information: Graduates will receive one and a half years (1.5 years) credit toward the three (3) year Bachelor of Business Degree at Auckland University of Technology (New Zealand).

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