Business Administration – Human Resources

Program Title: Business Administration – Human Resources

  • Credential Earned
    Ontario College Advanced Diploma

    Full Time
    Program Length
    6 Semesters

    Program Status

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Program Codes
NORT – B264 (PC) Timmins Campus
NORT – B284 (CK) Contact North Kirkland Lake Campus
Program codes are for September intakes except those that are indicated differently.

Winter Intake
B264W (PC) Timmins Campus
B284W (CK) Contact North Kirkland Lake Campus

Program Description
Human resources is the planned approach to the management of an organization’s most valued assets – the employers and employees who contribute to the achievement of the objectives of the business. The goal of human resource management is to help an organization to meet strategic goals by attracting, and maintaining employees and also to manage them effectively. Human resourcescomprises several processes. These processes can be performed in an HR department, but some tasks can also be outsourced or performed by line-managers or other departments.

  • Workforce planning
  • Recruitment (sometimes separated into attraction and selection)
  • Induction and orientation
  • Skills management
  • Training and development
  • Personnel administration
  • Compensation in wage or salary
  • Time management
  • Travel management (sometimes assigned to accounting rather than HRM)
  • Employee benefits administration
  • Personnel cost planning
  • Performance appraisal

Upon graduation, students may work in a broad range of employment settings in all sectors of business and industry, both domestic and international, including manufacturers, retailers, banks and other financial institutions, medical facilities, government offices, human resources consulting firms, and other large and small businesses.

This program is offered through Northern Colleges Collaboration Program (NCCP)

For the January 2017 intake, your classes include professors and students from other partner colleges, brought together in a virtual classroom. All students will join classes through web-conferencing software using a computer, laptop or mobile device with a headset or earbuds with a microphone. Classes will be delivered at scheduled times (synchronous delivery) and will be recorded for later review. To allow for flexibility, students may join classes at the college or anywhere you have connectivity. Students will have access to all college services at the college where they register.

Learn more about Northern Colleges Collaboration Program (NCCP).

Career Opportunities
Graduates of the program are prepared to perform staffing, appraisal, training, employee relations, health and safety, and benefits and compensation administration functions.

Contact Information
Timmins Campus
Rose-Marie Deacon, Program Coordinator
Tel: 705-235-3211 ext.  2243

Haileybury Campus, Kirkland Lake Campus, and Contact North
Roseanne Clyburn, Program Coordinator
Tel: 705-672-3376 Ext. 8822

Distance Learning Officer
Tel: 705-567-9291 ext.3673