Business Administration

At Lakehead University, we're definitely not Business as usual.

Greetings and welcome to the Faculty of Business Administration. Our goal is to provide students with an extraordinary learning experience that provides them with the knowledge and skills needed to achieve their careers goals. At both the Orillia and Thunder Bay campuses, our small classes, engaged faculty and staff, and a focus on experiential learning help us create a positive environment that enables students to develop personally and professionally.

This year, the Covid-19 pandemic has introduced a lot of uncertainty. The Faculty of Business Administration will be delivering its courses online and remotely for the upcoming Fall 2020 term. This is a relatively new approach for most of us. We look forward to a time when we can safely come together again on campus, and until that can happen, we are committed to providing a valuable virtual learning experience for our students. 

While some things will be different in the Fall term, many things will remain the same. Our faculty members, instructors and staff will continue to be available to answer questions and provide support. As always, we will focus on delivering high-quality programs that guide students to turn the theoretical into the practical. We will maintain a focus on experiential learning and seek new opportunities for students to apply their knowledge and skills. We will continue to engage with our local communities and alumni to provide opportunities for learning, research and networking. We will continue to offer support to student clubs and extra-curricular activities, both within the Faculty and in the broader University community. Even though the location and mode of delivery will be different, we will strive to do our best to provide an exceptional experience to our students. 



Our Faculty of Business Administration's Thunder Bay campus is among the ranks of elite business schools that have achieved certification by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).

AACSB Lakehead

This globally-recognized hallmark of excellence guarantees a challenging and relevant curriculum delivered by the most highly-qualified faculty. Fewer than 5% of business programs worldwide are AACSB-accredited, and Lakehead University’s Thunder Bay Campus is one of them.

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