About the program

Using curriculum which is consistent with the Business Analysis Body of Knowledge (BABOK®) from the IIBA®, graduates acquire an understanding of the functions, impact and benefits of this important role. Critical insight is gained for how the business analyst supports projects at all stages: from putting together a business case, defining scope and requirements, managing change, communicating with stakeholders and ensuring the requirements have been met in the testing stage.

This online program is designed for business analysts, project managers, operations managers, systems analysts, quality assurance analysts, marketing professionals and anyone whose role is about defining, and analyzing or solving business problems.

Program information

All courses must be completed within 5 years of acceptance into the program.

Admission requirements

  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD), or equivalent, OR 19 years of age or older

Note re: admission requirements

  • Students must be able to receive instruction, respond and research in the English language.

Admission procedures

  • Final Selection is made following an assessment of the admission requirements.

Graduate opportunities

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Program outcomes

  • Explain the roles of Business Analyst and Project Manager in the broader project and organization environment.
  • Build a business case that will serve as a key decision support component ensuring the structure and content meet current business criteria.
  • Define problems commonly encountered in the business environment and select usable solutions from alternatives.
  • Outline concepts of change management in project scope and requirements specific to the business environment.
  • Test solutions that are applicable, relevant and usable in the specific business environment.
  • Communicate effectively with a wide variety of stakeholders in the development and delivery of business cases and solutions.
  • Model business processes using current tools such as diagrams and propose improvement approaches.

Program related resources

Program contact

Continuing Education
Upcoming registrations

Mark your calendar with our registration dates, so you can plan your future.

Spring registration: Opens March 11, 2024
Fall registration: Opens July 22, 2024