NOTE: Students enrolling in this program are required to purchase their own laptop. For specific hardware and software requirements for this program click here.
This program was created by DC and Ontario Tech for individuals who plan to take Ontario Tech’s Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) degree program. The bridging courses required for admission to the degree program are embedded in the curriculum and if you achieve a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.5 in each semester of your DC courses and no grade below C in your Ontario Tech courses, you can apply directly to the third year of the degree program. The Ontario Tech embedded courses are flexible and subject to change by Ontario Tech. Academic planning assistance will be offered to you by a Durham College student advisor representative.
As a student participating in this program, you will be registered at DC and at Ontario Tech. Ontario Tech offers classes in the evenings and the annual calendars including reading week are generally different. Students are expected to attend all classes that are scheduled. In addition the two institutions use different learning management systems.
For more information please visit Ontario Tech's Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) Frequently Asked Questions.
Please note: You will apply to the Supply Chain and Operations – Business – transfer to Ontario Tech Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) at www.ontariocolleges.ca using the SCTU application code. Upon meeting the selection criteria and achieving the required grades, you will be eligible to complete the Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) degree at Ontario Tech.
- This program enables students to complete Supply Chain and Operations – Business – transfer to Ontario Tech Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) diploma at DC and the Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) at the Ontario Tech in four years for qualifying students, and at less cost than a typical Bachelor degree program.
- This program provides students with the option of proceeding in second year with the college-only curriculum to complete the Supply Chain and Operations – Business diploma, or proceeding to complete the university transfer, which will include five university credits.
- This unique pathway is available on a shared campus with exposure to college and university faculty, information and opportunities. Students can transfer the first-year of any other business program at DC after the first semester; leave after the first year with a Business Fundamentals certificate; or leave after the second year with a Supply Chain and Operations – Business diploma. Students who choose to return to complete the Supply Chain and Operations – Business Administration program would receive advanced standing.
ACCREDITATIONS AND ASSOCIATIONS
You can increase your marketability by leveraging the learning built directly into the program to help you obtain the following additional credentials:
- Microsoft Office Specialist Certification in Excel
Partnerships with the following professional associations will provide you with opportunities to interact with professionals in the field and build your network:
- Association for Supply Chain Management (ASCM)
- Supply Chain Management Association (SCMA)
- Ontario Public Buyers Association (OPBA)
- The Institute for Public Procurement (NIGP)
Graduates are also well-positioned to pursue a variety of professional accreditations with professional organizations including:
- Association for Supply Chain Management (ASCM) - Certified in Production and Inventory Management
- Supply Chain Management Association (SCMA) - Supply Chain Management Professional (SCMP) designation