Certificate in Entrepreneurship


The Certificate in Entrepreneurship consists of a series of courses designed to improve the competence of individuals in setting up and running their own business.

Registration Details
Academic Program
Instructional Method
Web Based

Registration is available through Enrolment Services.

Business 1011 - Introduction to Management or Business 1511 - Basics of Management
Business 1012 - Financial Accounting or Business 1512 - Basics of Accounting
Business 2514 - Basics of Marketing
Business 3215 - Principles of Entrepreneurship
Business 3255 - Entrepreneurial Venture Management

ELECTIVE COURSES:  Select one course from the following list

Business 1033 - Introduction to Information Systems or Business 1533 - Basics of Information Systems
Business 2538 - Basics of Organizational Behaviour

NOTE: Computer Science students completing the Business Focus program requirements and wishing to qualify for the Entrepreneurship Certificate must, instead of Business 1033, take as an elective a course from the following list: Business 3013321334134253; or an alternate approved by the Faculty of Business Administration.

Academic Requirement

This program is open to non-business learners enrolled in any degree program at Lakehead University or to individuals who have previously graduated from a recognized non-business degree program (and who meet the general admission requirements for the University).

Academic Regulations

  • Recommended that learners be registered in the certificate prior to the completion of 50% of the course requirements.
  • All required courses must be taken at Lakehead University.
  • Learners must attain a minimum grade of 60% in each of the courses of the certificate program.
  • The certificate may be conferred upon completion of a degree at Lakehead University or it may be conferred post-degree upon completion of the certificate requirements. 

Note: Given the scheduling of courses, a post-degree learner may only complete the certificate on a part-time basis.

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Upon successful completion, you will be awarded a Lakehead University Certificate.

Credential Earned
Academic Program
Instructional Method
Web Based

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For questions relating to admissions requirements and academic course registration, please contact the dedicated, cross-trained Student Central Professionals at Lakehead University’s Student Central.

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