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Opportunity is calling. The TRU School of Business and Economics will prepare you to answer. From entry-level certificates to master’s degrees, and many major, minor and specialization options, you can customize your business education to suit your goals.

School of Business and Economics

Master of Business Administration

Everyone’s goals are different. Our MBA is different, too. If you want to follow your entrepreneurial instincts, specialize through research, skip the thesis or embrace it, you can make our MBA your own.

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Master's Degrees in Environmental Economics and Management

Worldwide economic growth is rapid and, as a result, there is an urgent global need for management practices that balance economic demands with sustainability.

Bachelor of Business Administration

The BBA provides students with a demanding and engaging learning experience. Start with a strong grounding in the humanities and social sciences as well as the core business or business-related subjects.

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Post-Baccalaureate Diplomas

Of interest to students who have a non-business degree, and who want to return to university for one or two years to acquire a specialty in a functional area of business in order to enhance their employment opportunities.

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Shawn Blankinship working with statistics related to Indigenous governance

Student’s research has important implications for Indigenous governance

MBA student Shawn Blankinship's gains surprising insights doing research on First Nation government investing policies and community wellbeing.

Kenna Cartwright Park Kamloops

Students evaluate what nature gives us for free

Beyond the physical and mental health benefits parks provide, do we understand their true value? TRU students are finding parks hold much more value than we perceive.

Adam Miron Billion Dollar Start-Up

Business insights from TRU’s Entrepreneur-in-residence

Student ambassador Jordin Wilkinson shares four takeaways from serial entrepreneur Adam Miron's recent Learn with Leaders virtual event.

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Riley Martin
I really appreciate the incredible diversity of the students and faculty—the depth and perspective in discussions and experiences across all courses added so much value to my projects and overall degree. Riley Martin, 2017 MBA graduate
Sophia de Zeeuw
TRU’s intimate class sizes have provided me with an enriching, personal educational experience. Not only have my professors been able to support me with one-on-one guidance, but they have become my mentors and have even offered me research and employment opportunities. Sophia de Zeeuw, marketing major

Katie Doherty
Choosing TRU was the best decision I could have made. Not only did the professors want to see me succeed, they encouraged me to take advantage of all the opportunities TRU had to offer, which really helped me differentiate myself in my post grad job search. Katie Doherty, 2017 BBA graduate with double major in marketing and international business
Yash Thakker
With the diversity at TRU—students and faculty from all over the world, associating their experiences with what we are taught and sharing stories, we received this amazing holistic perspective of a global business mind- and skillset. Yash Thakker, 2017 MBA graduate

Options for Indigenous students

The TRU School of Business and Economics is committed to expanding educational opportunities for Indigenous students through programs relating to First Nations governance; improved laddering opportunities; and enhanced student support.

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Online information session–MEEM/MScEEM admissions overview

  Date: May 12, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
  Location: No location specified

Join TRU’s School of Business and Economics for an online info session and learn about our masters programs in Environmental Economics.

Online info session–MEEM/MScEEM Admissions Overview

  Date: June 8, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
  Location: No location specified

Join TRU’s School of Business and Economics for an online info session and learn about our masters programs in Environmental Economics.

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