Hilary Archer (’09), Lead Graphic Designer at Paul Smith

BBA with Honours

The objectives of the honours program in Business Administration are to develop outstanding and independent achievement, to enrich the educational program in breadth and depth beyond the normal program, and to encourage a student to work to maximum potential so as to increase his/her opportunities for graduate work and for challenging positions in business, industry, and civil service. Students interested in learning more about the honours program should contact the BBAH coordinator: terrance.weatherbee@acadiau.ca.

Program Requirements

Required business courses for BBA majors
45 Hours
Required non-business courses for BBA majors
15 Hours

NOTE: MATH 1013 may be taken instead of MATH 1613

Required business courses
6 Hours
Business electives chosen from the following
6 Hours
  • BUSI 4886 Honours Applied Research Project
Business electives
3 Hours


Non-business electives
30 Hours

Students select 30 hours of non-business electives

University electives (business or non-business courses)
15 Hours

For those in the second-year Core program, BUSI 2993 is required and requirements in this category are only 12 hours.