Programs with Careers in Business
Here is a sample of programs that could lead to a career in Business
Prepare for a career in auditing, financial or management accounting and taxation. You will complete all of the academic courses required to write the Chartered Accountant (CA) and Certified Management Accountant (CMA) exams, and be... Read more
Africa is perhaps the most culturally and geographically diverse continent on earth. Current struggles with poverty, HIV/AIDS, war and highly unequal trading relationships with wealthy countries pose enormous challenges within many parts of Africa and... Read more
In addition to core courses in computer science, this stream includes foundational courses on algorithms. These courses will teach you to design, analyze, experiment with and reason about algorithms that arise in modern applications such... Read more
This stream is geared toward those seeking employment as computer scientists or software engineers in biotechnology, medical computing or the life sciences.
In this stream, you will learn about the security problems faced by computing and communication networks, and how to build software that defends against attacks.
Computer game development has become a sophisticated subject, drawing on advanced knowledge in a number of areas of computer science, such as artificial intelligence and computer graphics. In this stream, you will learn about both... Read more
If you choose to major in Earth Sciences at Carleton, you will study how the Earth works, incorporating knowledge from other branches of science such as physics, biology and chemistry. You will learn about earthquakes,... Read more
Carleton’s Economics programs allow you to study the operation of a market-based economy, examining the causes of economic growth, inflation, unemployment and international trade. You will look at how governments manage their economies by developing... Read more
Gain an understanding of the entrepreneurial process, as well as develop the critical skills and capabilities required for careers in entrepreneurship and small business management. This concentration emphasizes experiential learning and you’ll have the opportunity... Read more
The Institute of European, Russian and Eurasian Studies (EURUS) offers a comprehensive, interdisciplinary approach to the study of Europe, Russia and Eurasia. You will be able to build a program according to your specific interests,... Read more
Learn how financial markets function. Understand how and why funds flow to risk-appropriate alternatives. Graduate with the necessary skills to begin a career in industry, government or NGOs, and with the academic foundation to pursue... Read more
Our unique Bachelor of Humanities program offers a four-year adventure through some of the most exciting and significant philosophical and religious ideas, literary works, historical events and works of art from ancient civilizations to the... Read more
Gain the business and technical knowledge to assess, design, implement and manage information systems in a wide range of organizational settings.
Integrated Science is designed for people who are not only interested in science but also in applying their scientific knowledge in other areas. Integrated Science combines courses in science (e.g., biology, chemistry, physics, earth sciences,... Read more
Acquire a thorough understanding of international management practices and business, finance and marketing strategies, and develop the interpersonal skills needed to manage in a culturally diverse environment.
This concentration focuses on the management of the financial function within firms and understanding of the global context in which it occurs. You will examine how international firms raise and manage capital, including problems inherent... Read more
This concentration prepares students with the required skills for assessing international expansion opportunities. It focuses on marketing management, as well as on the international consumer perspective. As culture plays an important role in explaining why... Read more
Carleton is home to Canada’s premier legal studies program and offers the most comprehensive BA program in law in Canada. In the program, you will acquire a strong understanding of the dynamics of law, including... Read more
Develop valuable skills in managing and understanding people at individual, group and organizational levels. Prepare for careers in human resources, organizational development, management, consulting, and training and development.
This stream deals with business and the application of computers within large business organizations.
Hone critical thinking, creative and quantitative skills and prepare for a career in marketing management, advertising, brand management, research, sales, e-commerce, public relations and more.
Mathematical knowledge is critical to innovation in fields as disparate as architecture and psychology, to name only two examples. Built around a strong core of traditional pure mathematics, Carleton’s program allows you to branch into... Read more
We are in the midst of a long-term shift of computing applications from desktop machines to mobile platforms such as smartphones and tablet computers. In the Mobile Computing stream you will study some of the... Read more
In this stream, you will learn how to design and develop a range of networked systems, how to build safer networks and how to fix network problems.
The four-year NET program focuses on the design, management, operation and installation of future complex information networks such as those that make up the Internet and cell phone networks. The program is multidisciplinary in nature,... Read more
Carleton offers a comprehensive undergraduate program in philosophy. A rich variety of courses is offered in the history of philosophy, in contemporary ethics and in political philosophy, including courses in feminism and aesthetics, and in... Read more
In this stream, you will study the relationship between computer science and psychology, examining such areas as cognitive science, human factors, human-computer interaction, the social aspects of computer use and product-design methodology.
Sophisticated robots need some kind of intelligence. This is where computer science comes in. This stream will teach you about many of the important computational problems in robotics and how to solve them. The first... Read more
In this stream, you will learn to efficiently and effectively develop reliable and secure software. The stream is accredited as a Software Engineering program by the Canadian Information Processing Society.
In this concentration, you will develop the skills required to design and execute international business strategies related to human resources management. Special attention is placed on investigating an organization’s external and internal environments, their influences... Read more
Develop the critical skills and expertise to manage geographically dispersed networks of suppliers, manufacturers, logistic services providers, transportation carriers, distributors, service support operators and customers.
Carleton’s Pauline Jewett Institute of Women’s and Gender Studies offers a program that engages students in critically understanding the key concerns and issues of feminist scholarship and their relationship to lived experience.Central to our program... Read more