International Business Management - 116

Ontario College Graduate Certificate
One year or less
This graduate program is designed to provide, in 8 months, the essential product management skills required to support the strategic development of products and services for domestic and international markets.
Overview

Program Highlights

  • Forms product managers by strengthening tactical and strategic business skills needed to develop and introduce products and services in the global marketplace.
  • Product Management is one of the seven career fields representing the highest demand areas for talent with tech companies (Breaking into Tech Report).
  • Benefits from entrepreneurial perspectives and other industry insights from professionals who work in international trade, investment, and product management.
  • Mohawk College is located in the midst of the Toronto - Waterloo Innovation Corridor, home to more than 15,000 technology companies and thousands of start-ups that require talented people to help them turn their research strength into global commercial success.

Mohawk's International Business Management program has the highest overall student satisfaction of any comparable program in Ontario.

What you'll learn

  • Understand customer needs and gather product/business requirements
  • Research potential opportunities considering cultural, financial, legal and distribution issues
  • Develop the roadmap of a product or service that includes outlining Its features and target market to help meet global company goals
  • Manage projects using more flexible project management methods that are becoming industry standard for making technology-based products and services
  • Bring the product to market, that includes launching the product, communicating product features to the company and potential customers and driving global demand for the product
  • Gather the body of knowledge required to attempt the New Product Development Professional Certification

Program Length

1 academic year (period of 8 months)

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Tuition and Fees

2019 - 2020 Domestic Tuition and Fees

  Semester 1 Semester 2
Compulsory Ancillary Fees $656.63 $635.86
Optional Ancillary Fees $104.43 $44.43
Co-op Fees N/A N/A
Compulsory Program Fees $0.00 $0.00
Domestic Tuition $2,070.91 $2,070.91
Total Domestic Charges Per Semester $2,831.97 $2,751.20
Total 1st Year Fees $5,583.17

Above fees based on full-time September program start date. Contact Student Services to confirm fees for other start dates or semesters.

2019 - 2020 International Tuition and Fees

  Semester 1 Semester 2
Total Tuition & Ancillary Fee $7,965.57 $8,025.57
Optional Ancillary Fees $104.43 $44.43
Co-op Fees N/A N/A
Program Compulsory Fees $0.00 $0.00
International Tax Recovery $450.00 $375.00
Total International Charges Per Semester $8,520.00 $8,445.00
Total 1st Year Fees $16,965.00

If you pay by wire transfer, please note your bank might charge you a fee to transfer money. Make sure your transfer includes the Mohawk payment and the wire transfer fee. This applies to each wire transfer payment you make.

Additional Information

Admission

Domestic and International student admission requirements

  • Postsecondary college or university diploma/degree, preferably in a Tech or Business Program with solid mathematical foundations (international students without solid mathematical foundations are encouraged to apply to the Global Business Management Graduate Program - 967)
  • Equivalent work experience in a business or financial setting will be considered on an individual basis
  • Proof of English proficiency for applicants where English is not their first language must be submitted to Ontario Colleges
  • This is a BYOD (Bring your own device) program where you will learn applicable software applications to support your learning. Please see Laptop Requirements under Additional Information.

Language Requirements for International Students

  • IELTS overall band of 6.5 with no band less than 6.0
  • TOEFL iBT 88
  • CAEL 70, no sub-test band score less than 60
  • PTE Academic 58
  • Mohawk College English Language Test (Accuplacer: Assessment for Success) aligned with CAEL Band
  • Completion of level 8 of the General Arts and Science - English for Academic Purposes (GAS-EAP). Placement in the GAS-EAP program is determined by scores on an in-house English language test or TOEFL or IELTS

Experiential Learning

How you'll gain skills

To learn more, please visit the Centre for Experiential Learning. 

Opportunities

Opportunities

Where you can go next

Your future career options

  • Junior Product Manager
  • Product Manager
  • International Product Manager
  • Technical Product Manager
  • Senior Product Manager
  • Product Marketing Manager
  • Brand Manager
  • Product Line Manager
  • Director of Product Management
  • International Management Trainee
  • International Account Representative
  • Business Development Manager
  • Marketing Analyst
  • Business Analyst
  • International Market Research Analyst
  • Management Consultant

Where you could work includes:

  • Tech Industry
  • Star-Ups
  • Banks
  • Finance
  • Insurance
  • Healthcare
  • Manufacturing
  • Sports and Entertainment
  • Management consultancies
  • Transportation and Trade Industries
  • Government entities that assist International Trade

Course Overview & Descriptions

Click on the course title for a course description.

Learning Outcomes

Program Learning Outcomes, often referred to as ‘Program Standards', set out the essential learning that a student must achieve before being deemed ready to graduate.

In many cases these program learning outcomes were developed by the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities (MTCU) in consultation with employers and educators who are experts in the program field. To ensure the outcomes remain current and in line with industry needs, we invite our employers, graduates working in the field and current students to re-examine and update them during regular, ongoing program review focus groups.

Additional Information

Bring-Your-Own-Device Suggested Specifications

Minimum Recommended Settings

Operating System Windows 10 Home
CPU (Minimum) Intel Core i5 to i7
RAM (Minimum) 16 GB
Storage 500 GB to 1 TB
Screen Size 12” - 17”
Price $1650 - $1850 range

Dell Systems: DELL G3 15, DELL G3 17

The Dell Systems listed above meet the minimum specifications. A search of DELL’s website entering the various criteria for RAM will list laptops that will meet the specifications. Don’t forget to access Mohawk’s purchasing discount if buying online. You can do so by, logging to your MyMohawk account, on the left-hand navigation select Technology Solutions, Computer Store. Use your Mohawk College email to receive an exclusive coupon code.

MacBooks

MacBooks can be used however PC Platforms are preferred. Applications may not behave the same way as they do in Windows, students using MacBooks may need to make a hard-disk partition to allow Windows to run.

Program Specific Software (subject to change)

Students will be advised how to access program specific software during Orientation. All required software is free to use while on campus through Apps@Mohawk College.

Contact us

Domestic Canadian Students

Contact Student Recruitment
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Email: discover@mohawkcollege.ca

Contact Admissions
Contact our Admissions advisors for help with your application.
Contact Admissions
Phone: 1-844-767-6871

International Students

Contact International Student Recruitment
Contact our International Student Recruitment team for information on programs, how to apply, and student life.
Contact International
Email: intl.representatives@mohawkcollege.ca
Phone: 1-905-575-2254
Toll free phone numbers:
For general questions: 1-888-Mohawk9 (1-888-664-2959)
North China: 10-800-714-2521
South China: 10-800-140-2541
Brazil: 0800-022-7408
Philippines: 180011102544

Contact International Admissions
Contact our Admissions advisors for help with your application.
Contact International Admissions
Phone: 1-905-575-2254

*Not all programs are international eligible. Please see our programs available for international students.

Accessible Learning Services

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