Tuition & funding
The John Molson Graduate Certificate in Quantitative Business Studies (GCQBS) is designed to provide students without a business background with the essentials of business data analysis, managerial and financial accounting, the fundamental concepts of finance and the principles of economics. The program places an emphasis on the role of the decision maker who must identify and implement profitable decisions. Students develop the skills and knowledge to become more effective managers and administrators.
Please note that the GCQBS is not available to international students as the length of the program does not satisfy the requirements of a study permit.
Program graduates are able to:
Fully-qualified candidates are required to complete a minimum of 15 credits.
Please see the Business Administration Graduate Diploma and Certificate, and Quantitative Business Studies Courses page for course descriptions.
credits of Required Courses:
• GDBA 530 Business Data Analytics (3.00) • GDBA 532 Accounting (3.00) • GDBA 535 Finance (3.00) • GDBA 537 Managerial Economics (3.00)
Notes: GDBA 530 and GDBA 532 must be taken previously or concurrently to GDBA 535. GDBA 530 must be taken previously or concurrently to GDBA 537.
June 1 (Canadian resident only)
October 1 (Canadian resident only)
Priority will be given to complete applications submitted by the deadline. In some cases, programs may continue to accept applications as long as there is space available.
International students: Considering the waiting period involved in meeting the entry requirements to Canada and Quebec, we strongly encourage international applicants to apply early and submit supporting documents prior to the deadline.
The tuition fees of the program may differ depending on your student status. To estimate the cost of your education at Concordia, go through five (5) easy steps.
Funding packages are generally available for students in thesis-based programs. Course-based students may be eligible for a number of donor awards, and may consult with their department for program-specific opportunities.
Get the skills employers want by acquiring business knowledge that will help you become a more efficient and effective manager and administrator.
John Molson School of Business
Develop functional knowledge in the fundamental areas of business to effectively communicate to and influence various stakeholders.
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